AAA

Richmond 8, Louisville 1

28 year-old Juan Castro Matt Kata went 4 for 4 with 2 2B, and 2 RBI.  For the year Kata is hitting .280/.341/.534.  Viva La Juan Castro!!

24 year-old Phil Dumatrait pitched 7 stellar innnings giving up 3 H, 1 BB, 0 ER, while striking out 4.  Since being promoted to Louisville, the first round pick of the Red Sox in 2000, has a 3.57 ERA with 12 Ks, 3 BB, 20 H in 17.2 IP.

AA

Chattanooga 5, Tennessee 1

27 year-old, Fairfield High School graduate, Steve Kelly pitched 5 innings giving up 7 H, 1 BB, and 0 ER.  For the season the 4th round pick in the 2001 draft, now has a 2.99 ERA with 54 K, 23 BB, and 84 H in 78.1 IP.

22 year-old Joey Votto went 3 for 5 with a 2B, HR, R, and 2 RBI.  For the year, the 2nd round pick of the 2002 draft, is hitting .311/.387/.531.

HIGH A

Sarasota 9, Fort Myers 4

23 year-old Drew Anderson went 3 for 5.  Anderson, the 13th round pick of the 2004 draft, now leading off with the trade of Brandon Roberts, is hitting .282/.345/.432.

LOW A

Dayton 2, Southwest Michigan 0

20 year-old Johnny Cueto, continues to dominate at Dayton.  The non-drafted Dominican pitched 6.2 innings, gave up 3 H, 3 BB, and struck out 2.  For the season he has a 2.71 ERA with 76 K, 14 BB, and 48 H in 69.2 IP.

24 year-old Bobby Mosby went 2 for 3 with a 2B, BB, HR, and 2 RBI.  For the season, the 25th round pick of the 2002 draft is hitting .280/.346/.466.