Drew Anderson hit his 3rd homerun of the season and went 2-3 with a run scored andÃ‚Â 2 rbis to lead the Bats to the win.Ã‚Â Chris Dickerson also went 2-3 and scored a run, drove in a run, and added a double.Ã‚Â Luis Bolivar added an rbi of his own.
Daryl Thompson got the start and was his usual brilliant self.Ã‚Â Thompson improved to 2-0 in Louisville by going 7 innings, allowing 1 run on 6 hits and no walks while striking out 6.Ã‚Â At 2 levels, Daryl has allowed 13 earned run in 75.1 innings pitched this season.
In game 1 of the doubleheader, Eric Eymann was a perfect 4-4, hitting 4 singles, scoring a run, and driving in 2.Ã‚Â Chris Valaika, Cody Strait, Justin Turner, and B.J. SzymanskiÃ‚Â had 2 hits each and combined to go 8-15 with 3 rbis, 5 runs scored, andÃ‚Â a double.
I mentioned all offense in game 1 because in game 2, the Lookouts were no-hit!Ã‚Â Travis Wood pitched well, but received no help.Ã‚Â Wood went 6 innings, allowing 1 run on 5 hits and 2 walks while striking out 5.Ã‚Â (*Keep in mind that doubleheaders consist of just 7 innings, not 9 in the minors)
The Reds scored 4 runs in the 3rd inning and never looked back.Ã‚Â Jose Castro, Chris Heisey, and Jacob KahaulelioÃ‚Â each recorded 2 hits in the game.Ã‚Â Castro and Justin Tordi hitÃ‚Â their first homeruns of the season.Ã‚Â Heisey added a double and 2 runs scored and Kahaulelio had a double, triple, rbi, and run scored.
Alexander SmitÃ‚Â improved to 5-4 by allowing 1 run on 6 hits in 6 innings pitched.Ã‚Â He walked 2 and struck out 8.
Angel Cabrera went 3-4 with a double to improve his average to .247 on the season.Ã‚Â Justin ReedÃ‚Â went 2-3 with a triple, 2 runs scored, and 2 rbis.Ã‚Â Finally, Jason Bour went 2-3 with a run scored.
The pitching in this one was bad for the Dragons.Ã‚Â Even Joseph Krebs, who had been pretty solid this season, was roughed up.Ã‚Â Krebs gave up 3 runs on 7 hits in 3 innings pitched.Ã‚Â Coming into the game, Krebs had only allowed 5 earned runs in 26.2 innings pitched.