Let’s face it everybody!  The DOTF reports are more vital nowadays than the game threads!  Of course I would be hesitant to get attached or follow too many of the names mentioned.  I type this wearing my newly purchased Brooklyn Dodgers hat (I’m still bitter for what it’s worth, my apologies).

Louisville 4 – Columbus 3

Michael Griffin went 2-5 with a double, run scored, and an rbi.  Shaun Cumberland was 2-5 with a double.

Matt Belisle picked up the win in relief by pitching a scoreless 9th inning.  Belisle gave up 1 hit.  Matt is now 5-1 in Louisville with a 4.34 ERA.

Chattanooga Lookouts

The Lookouts were off.

Sarasota 3 – Tampa 1

Logan Parker went 3-4 and raised his average to .360 in Sarasota.  Parker’s line is now .360/.426/.584 in Sarasota.  Juan Francisco went 2-4 with a homerun, double, run scored, and 2 rbis.  Francisco is now batting .277/.301/.494 with 21 homeruns and 87 batted in.

Misael DeJesus improved to 4-4 with the win.  DeJesus gave up 1 unearned run on 4 hits and 4 walks while striking out 6.

Lansing 8 – Dayton 7

Zach Cozart went 3-5 with a homerun, 2 runs scored, and 2 rbis.  The homerun was Cozart’s 13th of the season.

Starter Josh Ravin was roughed up, but Mace Thurman turned in a great relief performance.  Thurman pitched 4.1 perfect innings, striking out 7!

Casper 8 – Billings 7

Carlos Mendez went 2-4 with a double and 3 runs batted in.  David Sappelt went 3-4 with 2 runs scored.

Josh Beal pitched well in relief despite the team loss.  Beal pitched 2 scoreless innings, giving up 1 hit and a walk while striking out 5.

GCL Reds

The Reds had the day off