Dragons Press Box Notes for August 11

( Nick Falzerano)

By Dayton Dragons | August 11, 2017 12:22 PM ET

Dragons GameDay

Friday, August 11, 2017 l Game # 117 (47)

Four Winds Field l South Bend, Ind. l 7:35 p.m.

Radio: Fox Sports 980 WONE

 

Dayton Dragons (14-32, 55-61) at South Bend Cubs (20-26, 59-56)

LH Scott Moss (11-6, 3.66) vs. RH Tyson Miller (5-4, 4.92)

 

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Today's Game: The Dayton Dragons (affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds) meet the South Bend Cubs (affiliate of the Chicago Cubs) in the second game of a four-game series.

             

Individual Notes

  • Jose Siri is batting .338 (92 for 272) with 18 home runs over his last 68 games (since May 21), raising his average from .218 to .297 and his slugging percentage from .303 to .527. Siri's 175 total bases since May 21 ranks tied for second in all of Minor League Baseball. Siri's .643 slugging percentage since May 21 ranks fourth in Minor League Baseball (full-season leagues).
  • Jose Siri among the Midwest League leaders in 2017 (full season): 1st in Total Bases, Hits, and Stolen Bases; 2nd in Extra Base Hits and Slugging Percentage; Tied for 2nd in Home Runs; 3rd in Runs; 6th in Batting Average.
  • Taylor Trammell is batting .500 (12 for 24) over his last eight games. He has reached base safely in his last eight plate appearances (5 H, 3 BB).
  • Hector Vargas is batting .299 over his last 20 games.
  • Scott Moss ranks first in the MWL in strikeouts (131).and is tied for second in wins (11).
  • Jesse Adams over his last 25 outings: 2-1, 3 Sv, 0.92 ERA, 39 IP, 4 R. Adams allowed his first runs since June 7 on Sunday, snapping a string of 18 straight scoreless appearances covering 24.2 innings. This was the longest scoreless streak since Daniel Wolford tossed 34.1 straight shutout innings, June 12-August 28, 2011.

 

Upcoming Probable Pitchers (Game times are Dayton time) (All games on WONE 980 AM and www.daytondragons.com)

Saturday, August 12 (7:05 p.m.): Dayton RH Tony Santillan (6-6, 3.08) at South Bend LH Manuel Rondon (10-6, 4.82)

Sunday, August 13 (2:05 p.m.): Dayton RH Andrew Jordan (5-7, 4.73) at South Bend LH Jose Paulino (6-4, 4.85)  

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