Games played on Tuesday, April 28

Indianapolis 8 – Louisville 6

Drew Stubbs went 3-5 with a double and a run scored in the Bats loss.  Craig Tatum and Adam Rosales each went 2-4 in the game.  Rosales scored a run and drove in 2 rbis before being called up to Cincinnati. 

Ramon Ramirez was roughed up in the start.  Ramirez allowed all 8 runs in 4.1 innings.  He gave up 7 hits and 2 walks while striking out 4.

Double – A

Carolina 7 – Tennessee 5

Juan Francisco went 3-4 and was a double shy of the cycle.  The triple was Juan’s first of the season and the homerun was his 4th.  He also scored 2 runs.  Eric Eymann went 2-4 in the win with an rbi. 

James Avery picked up his first win of the season by giving up 3 runs on 7 hits and no walks in 8 innings.  Avery had a very pitch efficient start.  In 8 innings, he threw 95 total pitches.

Class A Advanced

Charlotte 8 – Sarasota 1

There isn’t a whole lot of offense to mention in this one.  Yonder Alonso went 1-2 with an rbi and 2 walks.  Justin Reed was the only Red with 2 hits, going 2-4 with a run scored and a walk.

Jeremy Horst got the start and pitched great, but the bullpen gave it away. Horst allowed 1 unearned run on 5 hits and 2 walks in 6 innings pitched.  Horst struck out 5.

Single – A

South Bend 8 – Dayton 0

The Dragons mustered just 3 hits.

Dayton 6 – South Bend 3

Game 2 went better for the Dragons.  Cody Puckett hit his 4th homerun of the season while Dave Sappelt hit his 2nd homer of the season in the win. 

Curtis Partch gave up 3 runs on 4 hits in 5 innings of work.  He struck out 3 and improved his record to 1-2 on the season.