Andy Green led the Bats charge in this one, going 3-5 with a homerun, double, 2 rbis, and 3 runs scored.Ã‚Â The homerun was Andy’s 5th of the season.Ã‚Â Drew Anderson and Adam RosalesÃ‚Â helped the Bats cause by each going 2-4.Ã‚Â Each had a double and Anderson drove in 2 rbis.
Josh Roenicke picked up his first save with the Bats by pitching a scoreless 9th inning. Roenicke gave up 2 hits in that 9th inning.Ã‚Â Josh had 10 saves with the Lookouts earlier this year.
The Lookouts had a day off.
The Reds scored 3 runs in the bottom of the 6th to break a 4-4 tie and take the win in game 1.Ã‚Â Drew Stubbs provided the big blow in the game when he hit a grand slam in the 1st inning.Ã‚Â The homerun was Drew’s 3rd of the season and was his only hit of the game.Ã‚Â Todd Frazier went 3-4 with an rbi and run scored and Jeff Keppinger went 2-4 in the DH spot.
Ruben Medina picked up his first win in relief this season.Ã‚Â Medina improved to 1-3 by pitching 2 scoreless innings.Ã‚Â He gave up 2 hits while striking out 1.
Game 2 did not go as well.Ã‚Â Dan Perales went 2-3 with a double and run scored and was the only Reds batter with at least 2 hits in game 2.Ã‚Â Jeff Keppinger was not in the lineup.
Daniel Guerrero fell to 3-6 with the loss.Ã‚Â Guerrero allowed 6 runs on 6 hits and 2 walks in 4.2 innings pitched.
Fort Wayne 4 – Dayton 3; game 1
Matt Klinker got the start and probably wasn’t his sharpest.Ã‚Â Matt gave up 2 runs in 5 innings, but gave up 6 hits and 4 walks.Ã‚Â He did leave the game with the lead but the bullpen could not hold on.
Fort Wayne 4 – Dayton 2; game 2
Angel Cabrera went 1-3 and drove in both Dragons runs.Ã‚Â Cabrera is battign .250/.314/.292 on the season.
Luis Montano struggled again.Ã‚Â Montano gave up 4 runs on 9 hits while striking out 6 in 4.2 innings pitched.