American Affiliation of Skilled Baseball

Lincoln Saltdogs catcher Luke Roskam and Sioux Metropolis Explorers starter Trenton Toplikar earned the American Affiliation’s Pointstreak Batter and Pitcher of the week, the league introduced Monday.

Roskam was on fireplace this week for a Lincoln crew that has surged as much as a tie for second place within the West division. The catcher hit .542 (13-for-24) to guide the league together with a double, three residence runs and eight runs batted in.

Roskam additionally drew 5 walks on the week in six video games and scored 5 runs as properly. 

The Minnesota native is hitting .307 in his second season with the Saltdogs with seven residence runs and 36 runs batted in.

On the pitching aspect, Toplikar made two excellent begins for Sioux Metropolis in every week the place they received all the things, ending a sweep of Cleburne on Sunday for his or her seventh consecutive win.

Toplikar pitched greater than seven innings in each begins he made, totaling 14.2 innings pitched permitting simply two earned runs and putting out 11.

The precise-hander picked up a tricky no-decision, going 7.2 innings in Winnipeg whereas putting out six. He then pitched seven innings of one-run ball towards a tricky Cleburne lineup, selecting up the win whereas putting out 5 and strolling none.

The California native is in his first season of American Affiliation baseball and at present holds a 3.02 ERA on the season together with a 2-1 document.

Pointstreak is the official statistician of the American Affiliation.