21 year-old Chris Valaika (Reds #3 – 2006) went 2-4 with a 2B, BB, and a R, extending his Pioneer LeagueÃ‚Â record hitting streak to 30 games.Ã‚Â Valaika is now hitting .333/.397/.544.Ã‚Â Valaika is 4th in the league in 2B, OPS, AVG; 3rd in SLG; 1st in H, R, and RBI.
Dayton & SW Michigan PPD.
23 year-old Paul Janish (Reds #5 – 2004) continues his hot hitting going 4 for 5 with an RBI.Ã‚Â Janish is now hitting .285/.360/.433 since being promoted to Sarasota.Ã‚Â In August he has been on fire hitting .341/.419/.549.
22 year-old Camilo Vazquez (Reds #4 – 2002) pitched 5 innings giving up just 2 hits and 3 BB, while striking out 5.Ã‚Â Since being promoted to Chattanooga he has a 3.71 ERA with 46 K, 19 BB, 54 H in 51 IP.Ã‚Â
26 year-old Brendan Harris (Cubs #5 – 2001) went 4 for 5 with 2 2B, a 3B, and 3 RBI.Ã‚Â Since coming over from Washington in the Kearns/Lopez trade Harris is hitting .312/.379/.520.Ã‚Â