A look at how the Indians Minor League affiliates fared Wednesday:
Triple-A Columbus (17-10) - Columbus was off...The Clippers lead the International League in batting with a .294 team batting average. CF Jose Constanza leads the Clippers with a .381 batting average over 22 games...1B/OF Shelley Duncan owns a team-leading 27 RBI...C Carlos Santana is batting .300 with five doubles, five home runs and 22 RBI in 25 games...RHP Carlos Carasco is 2-1 with a 3.49 ERA in five starts and has struck out 25 batters in 28 1/3 innings.
Double-A Aeros (10-16) - The host Aeros own a two-game winning streak after topping Trenton 5-2...LHP Ryan Edell (1-1, 6.85 ERA) scattered six hits over six innings and limited the Thunder to two runs...2B Cord Phelps, who leads the Eastern League with a .395 batting average, continued to swing a hot bat. Phelps went 2-for-4 with a triple and two RBI...1B Beau Mills posted another two-hit performance, going 2-for-4 with a double.
High Class-A Kinston (9-17) - Visiting Kinston dropped a 3-2 decision to Lynchburg, suffering its fifth consecutive loss despite LHP Kelvin De La Cruz (2-2, 2.91 ERA) pitching eight strong innings and allowing just one earned run on three hits. De LA Cruz did not walk a batter and struck out eight, at one point retiring 20 consecutive batters while entering the ninth inning in search of a complete-game shutout...2B Cristo Arnal went 1-for-3 with an RBI.
Low Class-A Lake County (18-8) - Lake County's game against visiting Dayton was postponed due to rain and will be made up as part of a double header Thursday...The Captains are third in the Midwest League in hitting with a .262 team batting average...LF Bo Greenwell leads the league with a .374 batting average that includes seven doubles, two triples, three home runs and 25 RBI.