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August players of the month

September 2, 2010

Clemente Mendoza was 4-1 in August

Starting pitcher Clemente Mendoza and relief pitcher Miguel Mejia have been selected as the Connecticut Tiger Den players of the month for August.

Mendoza finished the month with a 1.80 ERA, 27 strikeouts and seven walks in 40.0 innings pitched.  His best performance came on August 31, when he pitched eight shutout innings in Connecticut’s win over the Aberdeen IronBirds.

Mejia was an extremely valuable long reliever in the month of August, posting a 0.75 ERA, 26 strikeouts and five walks in 24.0 innings pitched.  He is currently working on a 17-inning scoreless streak.

July Players of the Month

August 2, 2010

James Robbins

First baseman James Robbins and right-handed relief pitcher Drew Gagnier have been selected as the Connecticut Tiger Den players of the month for July.

In 92 at bats, Robbins complied a.315 batting average, .370 on-base percentage and .511 slugging percentage.  He also had two home runs and 18 runs batted in.

Gagnier had a 2.08 earned run average and 18 strikeouts in 17.1 innings pitched.