Former Hog James McCann has 5 RBI Tuesday for Toledo
INDIANAPOLIS (MILB.com) - The month of August has been kind to Toledo thus far. The Mud Hens entered Tuesday with a 3-1 record in August, and what ensued in the evening was nothing short of a hit parade.
All but one hitter in the Toledo lineup collected a hit as the Hens claimed the four-game series with a 9-4 win at Indianapolis' Victory Field.
The Hens and Indians, who are both 59-60, are tied for second in the International League West division and sit 3.5 games behind first-place Columbus (62-56).
Toledo scored four runs in the fifth inning, helping fuel its eventual 7-0 lead by the top of the sixth inning. James McCann, who extended his hitting streak to nine games, collected three hits for the second consectutive night. McCann finished 3-for-5 with a home run and a season-high five RBI. He raised his batting average to a team-high .310.