Seven of the nine Bats starters had 2 hits in this game.Ã‚Â A game in which the Bats had 15 total hits as a team.Ã‚Â Ryan Hanigan led the way for the Bats, going 2-4 with a homerun, his 4th, and 3 rbis.Ã‚Â Luis Bolivar went 2-3, scoring twice and driving in 2 runs.Ã‚Â Chris Dickerson went 2-5, adding a double and 2 runs batted in.
Matt Maloney received plenty of run support, improving to 9-4 on the season.Ã‚Â Matt went 6.2 innings, giving up 3 runs (1 earned) on 5 hits and 2 walks while striking out 7.Ã‚Â He lowered his ERA to 4.11 in 111.2 innings pitched this season.Ã‚Â Ã‚Â In his last 4 starts, Matt is 3-0 and has given up just 5 earned runs in 27.2 innings pitched.
The Lookouts led briefly 1-0 before the Huntsville bats came alive.Ã‚Â Travis Wood lasted just 3 innings, giving up 8 runs on 10 hits and 2 walks.Ã‚Â Pedro Viola faired no better, giving up 4 runs on 6 hits in 2 innings of work.Ã‚Â Lee Tabor was given the same treatment, giving up 3 runs on 4 hits in 2 innings of relief.Ã‚Â Only Sean Watson went unscathed, pitching 2 scoreless innigns of relief.
Misael DeJesus fell to 2-4 on the year with the loss.Ã‚Â DeJesus gave up 4 runs onÃ‚Â 4 hits and 4 walks in 3 innings pitched.Ã‚Â He struck out 5.
I’m not sure if it rained in Dayton last night, but I know it did here in Virginia where I live.Ã‚Â Matt Klinker improved to 4-4, giving up just 1 run on 3 hits and a walk.Ã‚Â Matt struck out 5 and lowered his ERA to 3.66 on the season.
Denis Phipps had 3 rbis and hit his 7th homerun of the season for the Dragons.Ã‚Â Neftali Soto went 2-4 with a double, 2 rbis, and a run scored while Angel Cabrera went 2-4 with a double and a run scored.
Oscar Castro allowed 6 runs on 10 hits in 4 innings of work to fall to 1-1 on the season.
Efrain Rodriguez picked up the loss, falling to 2-3 on the season.Ã‚Â Rodriguez gave up 3 runs on 6 hits and 2 walks in 5 innings pitched.