Louisville 11 – Richmond 8

Ryan Hanigan went 2-4 for the Bats, driving in 2 runs and scoring once.  Luis Bolivar is trying to get on track at the AAA level.  Bolivar went 2-4 yesterday with a double and 3 runs scored.  Bolivar is still batting just .227 in Louisville.  Adam Rosales also went 2-4, adding a double, rbi, and run scored.  Finally, Andy Phillips had 2 hits in 5 at-bats, scoring once and driving in a run. 

Tom Shearn improved to 4-1 on the season by allowing 4 runs on 9 hits over 5.1 innings pitched.  He struck out 1 and lowered his ERA to 4.60 on the season.  Despite all of the criticism I gave him early on this season, Gary Majewski has managed to pitch decent of late.  He pitched 1.2 perfect innings of relief yesterday, striking out 2.  He has not given up a run in his last 6 innings pitched and has lowered his ERA to 6.23.

Mississippi 7 – Chattanooga 6

Shaun Cumberland, Tonys Gutierrez, Jerry Gil, and Cody Strait had 2 hits apiece for the Bats in the losing effort.  The 4 guys combined for 6 doubles, 4 rbis, and 4 runs scored.

Michael Hrynio picked up the loss in relief.  Hrynio allowed 3 runs on 1 hit and 2 walks in .1 innings pitched. 

Tampa 5 – Sarasota 2

Chris Valaika provided the offense for the Reds by going 2-4 with a homerun, run scored, and 2 runs batted in.  The Homerun was Chris’s 6th of the season.  Michael DeJesus and Carson Kainer each had 2 hits for the Reds.

Alexander Smit picked up the loss to drop his record to 2-3 on the season.  Smit allowed 4 runs on 5 hits and 4 walks while striking out 5.  Smit’s ERA is now 5.81 on the season.

Dayton Dragons

The Dragons took a day off yesterday.  The Dragons are currently 14-11.  They’re in 3rd place, 1 game behind division leading West Michigan.