On-Deck with the Captains: Week 15
July 22, 2011
10-16 (Overall Record: 38-57)
July 15th - Lake County @ Peoria (Loss: Mahalic)
July 16th - Lake County @ Burlington (Loss: Rayl)
July 17th - Lake County @ Burlington (Loss: Mahalic)
July 18th - Lake County @ Burlington (Win: Reichenbach)
July 19th - Off
July 20th - Quad Cities @ Lake County (Loss: Cook)
July 21st - Quad Cities @ Lake County (Win: Petter)
Jesus Aguilar- 8/25 (.320), 4 R, 2 2B, HR, 8 RBI, 5 BB, 9 K
Nick Bartolone- 4/24 (.167), 4 R, 2 RBI, 4 BB, 3 K, SB
Jordan Casas- 6/18 (.333), 5 R, 2B, 2 RBI, 2 BB, 3 K, 2 SB
Aaron Fields- 4/11 (.364), 3 R, 3 RBI, BB, K
Kevin Fontanez- 1/14 (.071), 2B, RBI, 4 K
Brian Heere- 9/26 (.346), 4 R, HR, 4 RBI, 3 BB, 4 K
Carlos Moncrief- 10/29 (.345), 11 R, 2B, 4 HR, 6 RBI, 4 BB, 10 K, SB
Alex Monsalve- 7/13 (.538), R, 2 RBI, BB, 2 K, SB
Moises Montero- 3/18 (.167), R, HR, RBI, 4 K
Ronny Rodriguez- 8/27 (.296), 4 R, 3B, HR, 6 RBI, BB, 8 K
Giovanny Urshela- 7/25 (.280), 3 R, 2 2B, 4 RBI, K, SB
LeVon Washington- 4/12 (.333), 3 R, 2B, 2 BB, 3 K, SB
Notes on Offense:
Shortstop Ronny Rodriguez had a nine game hitting streak snapped on the 20th vesus Quad Cities. The next day, he collected a hit and raised his average from .229 to .240 over the course of the hitting streak.
Outfielder Brian Heere's eight game hitting streak was snapped on Friday night versus Peoria. But, he has been on-base in 19 straight games.
Carlos Moncrief has had a power surge this week. The outfielder blasted four homeruns this week and now has 10 total on the season. Moncrief has hit very well since being re-inserted as the Captains lead-off batter.
After having a hot June, Nick Bartolone has struggled in July. He is hitting .204 (through July 21st) and continues to struggle at the plate.
In two games versus Quad Cities, the Captains have scored 19 runs. But the River Bandits have scored 30. The Captains have totaled 28 hits in the two games.
Hitter of the Week:
On the Mound:
Cole Cook- 1 start, L, 4 IP, 7 H, 5 R, 2 K, 4 HR
Jordan Cooper- 1 start, 4 IP, 5 H, 4 R, 2 BB, 3 K, HR
Dale Dickerson- 3 G, 2.1 IP, 4 H, 3 R, BB, 3 K
Clayton Ehlert - 2 G, 3 IP, R (0 ER), BB
Luis Encarnacion- 2 G, 3.2 IP, 6 R (3 ER), 5 BB, K, HR
Michael Goodnight- 1 start, 4.1 IP, 4 H, 5 R, 4 BB, 4 K, HR
Joey Mahalic- 3 G, 2 L, 5 IP, 7 H, 3 R ( 2 ER), 3 BB, 3 K
Kyle Petter- 3 G, W, 5.2 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 2 BB, 12 K
Mike Rayl- 1 start, L, 5.1 IP, 9 H, 6 R, BB, 3 K, HR
J.D. Reichenbach- 1 G, W, 2 IP, H, 0 R, 2 K
Nick Sarianides- 3 G, 5 IP, 15 H, 8 R, 4 BB,2 K
Bryce Stowell- 2 G, 2.2 IP, 2 H, 2 R, 2 BB, 6 K
Kirk Wetmore- 2 starts, 8.1 IP, 12 H, 14 R (13 ER), 8 BB, 7 K, HR
Notes on Pitching:
Kyle Petter had 12 strikeouts in 5.2 innings pitched. That averages out to two strikeouts per inning pitched.
Dale Dickerson continues to be solid out of the 'pen. He may have had a little hiccup this week (in terms of runs), but he is one of Ted Kubiak's most reliable relievers. For the season, Dickerson has a 2.06 ERA in 43.2 innings pitched.
Cole Cook lost his 10th game of the season; a 15-3 blowout versus Quad Cities. Cook gave up five earned runs in just four innings of work. He also gave up four homeruns to River Bandit hitters.
Kirk Wetmore did not have a good week. In two starts, Wetmore gave up 14 runs (13 were earned) in 8.1 innings pitched (ERA: 14.44).
Jordan Cooper made a spot start for J.D. Reichenbach on Sunday, and got off to a rough start. Cooper gave up a first inning grand slam. Cooper finished with four innings, allowed four runs on five hits, walking two and striking out three.
Pitcher of the Week:
July 22nd - Quad Cities @ Lake County
July 23rd - Cedar Rapids @ Lake County
July 24th - Cedar Rapids @ Lake County
July 25th - Cedar Rapids @ Lake County
July 26th - Off
July 27th - Bowling Green @ Lake County
July 28th - Bowling Green @ Lake County