Rookie

Billings 6, Missoula 5

20 year-old Sean Watson went 3 innnings in his third game of the season and gave up 0 ER, 3 H, and 2 BB with 0 Ks.  Watson (Reds #2 pick ’06) now has a 0.00 ERA with 9 K, 2 BB, 3 H in 10.2 IP.

GCL Pirates 5, GCL Reds 0

19 year-old Kevin Feiner went 1 for 4.  Since being sent down from Billings, Feiner (Reds #18 – ’05) is hitting .444/.444/.778 in 9 PAs.

 
Low A

Kane County 5, Dayton 4

19 year-old Jay Bruce (Reds #1 – ’05) continues his stunning hitting at Dayton.  Bruce, from Beaumont, Texas, went 3 for 4 with 2 2B, 2 R, 2 RBI, HR, and a BB.  For the season Bruce is hitting .319./.377/.579.

HIGH A

Sarasota 1, Lakeland 0

23 year-old Paul Janish (Reds #5 – ’04) gave the Reds the only offense they would need.  Janish, the shortstop from Cypress, Texas, went 1 for 3 with a solo homer in the bottom of the 6th.  Since being promoted to Sarasota Janish is now hitting .248/.326/.386.

AA

Jacksonville 5, Chattanooga 2

22 year-old Joey Votto (Reds #2 – ’02) went 2 for 4 with a solo homer.  Votto, from Toronto, Ontario, is now hitting .326/.398/.586.

AAA

Columbus 8, Louisville 7

23 year-old Ryan Wagner (Reds #1 -’03) blew his 3rd save of the year.  Wagner, from Yoakum, Texas, gave up 4 H and 2 ER in one inning.  Wagner now has a 6.56 ERA with 26 K, 14 BB and 53 H!!  in 35 IP.