The Tigers completed their final homestand of the regular season this week.
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Jeff Holm was named Player of the Game. The Michigan State product went 2-4 with a triple and scored a run as the Tigers won 5-0 to take the Stedler Division lead.
Montville High School Baseball, the 2-time defending Class M State Champions, was recognized for their accomplishments before the game.
There was a doubleheader on Friday night.
In Game 1, Tigers’ pitcher Luis Angel Sanz was 2 outs away from a perfect game. After retiring 19 Spinners batters in a row, Lowell’s Jose Garcia belted a 3-2 Sanz offering over the wall in left field to not only break up the perfect game, but also to take away the shutout. The right hander from Guatire, VZ earned his team-leading sixth win of the year and lowered his ERA to 2.81 on the season, while he struck out seven and now leads the league with 76 strikeouts this year.
The IronBirds play at Ripken Stadium
and is home to the Ripken Museum.
The stadium is part of a larger baseball complex, which includes Little League fields. The field above is a miniture Camden Yards. The Warehouse in right doubles as a Marriott, and is where the Tigers stay.
In addition to the numerous sets, Choice Sportscards , the manufactuer of the sets, sent 50 extra cards of each player.
The Tigers are home tonight through Monday.
The Tigers finished their 3 game set with the Brooklyn Cyclones Monday night.
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Kids were able to get Amber Alert Photo ID cards made on the concourse.
On a hot Sunday afternoon at Dodd Stadium,
Jason King, who hit a Home Run, was named Player of the Game.
Following the game, children ran the bases and had a catch on the field.
The Hole in the Wall Bar remains a popular option for fans.
Shortstop Eugenio Suarez went 4-4 on Monday night.
Relief Pitcher Daniel Bennett picked up 2 saves this series, bringing his season total to 5.
Tonight, the Tigers finish up a 5- game road trip to Lowell and Staten Island.
In between games of the doubleheader on Tuesday, the first ever “Human Home Run” was a hit at LeLacheur Park, as David Smith, Sr. flew over the outfield wall out of a cannon from the outfield much to the delight of the LeLacheur Park faithful! The Human Home Run a Hit! (Video from: Fox25 Boston and the Lowell Spinners).
The Tigers return home tomorrow for a 3-game set against the Brooklyn Cyclones, the Mets’ New York-Penn League affiliate.
This weekend, the Lowell Spinners visited Dodd Stadium for a pair of games.
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Saturday night was Lowe’s Night at the ballpark.
Lowe’s Rally Towels were given out to the first 1,000 fans in attendance.
Lowe’s also gave away a grill to a lucky fan.
The Tigers return home on Saturday night against Brooklyn.
The Tigers thank you for attending the game(s) this homestand.