Minnesota Twins 2010 1st round pick Alex Wimmers threw a 7 inning complete game No Hitter for the High-A Fort Myers Miracle on Saturday night against the Jupiter Hammerheads. Wimmers who entered the game with a 1-3 record went 7 Innings allowing No Runs, No Hits, 2 Walks and 5 strikeouts. Jeff Dominguez tried to go yard on Wimmers final pitch of the 7th inning but it was caught on a leaping grab at the top the wall by Miracle right fielder Oswaldo Arcia to preserve the no hitter. It is the second career no hitter for Wimmers. His first came while at Ohio State.
Former team USA alum and current St Louis Cardinals pitching prospect Tyler Lyons threw a complete game seven inning no hitter against the Fort Myers Miracle in game two of a doubleheader on Monday night. The 23 year old southpaw went 7 innings allowing no runs, no hits, and one walk while striking out eight in the Palm Beach Cardinals victory. Lyons who was a ninth round pick out of Oklahoma State in the 2010 draft improved to 6-3 with a 4.20 ERA for Palm Beach.