First-place Dragons sweep Quad Cities


Hector Vargas follows his seventh-inning home run, in the Dayton Dragons’ eventual 10-9 win over Quad Cities, May 13 in extra innings.


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Dayton starting pitcher Tony Santillan pitched 5 2/3 innings on May 13. He has now struck out 17 batters in his last two starts without allowing a walk.


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Dragons third baseman Luis Gonzalez awaits the throw as Quad Cities’ Carmen Benedetti slides into third, during the May 13 Midwest League professional baseball game at Dayton’s Fifth Third Field.


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Dragons catcher Cassidy Brown sets up for an inside pitch, during Saturday’s May 13 game against Quad Cities. Dayton needed 11 innings, but rallied to defeat the visiting River Bandits, 10-9.


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First baseman James Vasquez makes an underhanded toss to first to get the infield putout, early on in the Dayton Dragons’ 10-9 win May 13 at Fifth Third Field.


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Luis Gonzalez fires to first base for an out. Gonzalez, who usually plays shortstop for the Dayton Dragons, saw action at third base during the May 13 win over visiting Quad Cities.


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Dayton’s Jose Siri slides into third as Quad Cities third baseman Rodrigo Ayarza applies the tag, May 13 at Dayton’s Fifth Third Field.


Chris Greene | Greene County News

Hector Vargas follows his seventh-inning home run, in the Dayton Dragons’ eventual 10-9 win over Quad Cities, May 13 in extra innings.

Dayton starting pitcher Tony Santillan pitched 5 2/3 innings on May 13. He has now struck out 17 batters in his last two starts without allowing a walk.

Dragons third baseman Luis Gonzalez awaits the throw as Quad Cities’ Carmen Benedetti slides into third, during the May 13 Midwest League professional baseball game at Dayton’s Fifth Third Field.

Dragons catcher Cassidy Brown sets up for an inside pitch, during Saturday’s May 13 game against Quad Cities. Dayton needed 11 innings, but rallied to defeat the visiting River Bandits, 10-9.

First baseman James Vasquez makes an underhanded toss to first to get the infield putout, early on in the Dayton Dragons’ 10-9 win May 13 at Fifth Third Field.

Luis Gonzalez fires to first base for an out. Gonzalez, who usually plays shortstop for the Dayton Dragons, saw action at third base during the May 13 win over visiting Quad Cities.

Dayton’s Jose Siri slides into third as Quad Cities third baseman Rodrigo Ayarza applies the tag, May 13 at Dayton’s Fifth Third Field.

Hector Vargas follows his seventh-inning home run, in the Dayton Dragons’ eventual 10-9 win over Quad Cities, May 13 in extra innings.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2017/05/web1_VargasFly_PS.jpgHector Vargas follows his seventh-inning home run, in the Dayton Dragons’ eventual 10-9 win over Quad Cities, May 13 in extra innings. Chris Greene | Greene County News

Dayton starting pitcher Tony Santillan pitched 5 2/3 innings on May 13. He has now struck out 17 batters in his last two starts without allowing a walk.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2017/05/web1_TonySantillan19_PS.jpgDayton starting pitcher Tony Santillan pitched 5 2/3 innings on May 13. He has now struck out 17 batters in his last two starts without allowing a walk. Chris Greene | Greene County News

Dragons third baseman Luis Gonzalez awaits the throw as Quad Cities’ Carmen Benedetti slides into third, during the May 13 Midwest League professional baseball game at Dayton’s Fifth Third Field.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2017/05/web1_LGonzalezCarmenBenedetti3B_PS.jpgDragons third baseman Luis Gonzalez awaits the throw as Quad Cities’ Carmen Benedetti slides into third, during the May 13 Midwest League professional baseball game at Dayton’s Fifth Third Field. Chris Greene | Greene County News

Dragons catcher Cassidy Brown sets up for an inside pitch, during Saturday’s May 13 game against Quad Cities. Dayton needed 11 innings, but rallied to defeat the visiting River Bandits, 10-9.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2017/05/web1_DragonsCatcher_PS.jpgDragons catcher Cassidy Brown sets up for an inside pitch, during Saturday’s May 13 game against Quad Cities. Dayton needed 11 innings, but rallied to defeat the visiting River Bandits, 10-9. Chris Greene | Greene County News

First baseman James Vasquez makes an underhanded toss to first to get the infield putout, early on in the Dayton Dragons’ 10-9 win May 13 at Fifth Third Field.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2017/05/web1_JamesVasquez1B_PS.jpgFirst baseman James Vasquez makes an underhanded toss to first to get the infield putout, early on in the Dayton Dragons’ 10-9 win May 13 at Fifth Third Field. Chris Greene | Greene County News

Luis Gonzalez fires to first base for an out. Gonzalez, who usually plays shortstop for the Dayton Dragons, saw action at third base during the May 13 win over visiting Quad Cities.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2017/05/web1_LuisGonzalezSS_PS.jpgLuis Gonzalez fires to first base for an out. Gonzalez, who usually plays shortstop for the Dayton Dragons, saw action at third base during the May 13 win over visiting Quad Cities. Chris Greene | Greene County News

Dayton’s Jose Siri slides into third as Quad Cities third baseman Rodrigo Ayarza applies the tag, May 13 at Dayton’s Fifth Third Field.
http://aimmedianetwork.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/32/2017/05/web1_JoseSiriRodrigoAyarza3B_PS.jpgDayton’s Jose Siri slides into third as Quad Cities third baseman Rodrigo Ayarza applies the tag, May 13 at Dayton’s Fifth Third Field. Chris Greene | Greene County News