Bowling Green right-hander Jeff Ames, who is starting this morning at West Michigan, was the week's top pitcher in the Midwest League.
Ames threw six shutout innings last Monday in his only start for the week. He gave up two hits with one walk and five strikeouts.
Entering today, Ames was 5-0 with a 1.22 ERA, had a 17-inning scoreless streak and had won four straight starts.
UPDATE: Ames gave up five runs on 10 hits in 5 1/3 innings today. His scoreless streak ended at 20 innings when West Michigan posted two runs in the fourth.