Games played on Monday, May 4
Triple – A
The Bats got out hit 14-6, committed 4 errors on defense, and allowed 2 unearned runs that ultimately cost them the game. Ã‚Â Norris Hopper went 2-5 and collected 2 hits for the 3rd time this month. Ã‚Â Hopper is now batting .294 on the season. Ã‚Â Danny Dorn had only 1 hit, but it was his 2nd homerun of the season. Drew Stubbs had 2 stolen bases and Hopper added 1 steal, giving each 6 total stolen bases on the season.
Double – A
The Lookouts scored early and often against the Mudcats. Ã‚Â They led 5-0 after 1 1/2 innings and then tacked on a 5-spot in the 7th to seal the deal. Ã‚Â Michael Griffin was a perfect 3-3 at the plate with a double and a run scored. Ã‚Â Chris Heisey added 2 hits in 4 at-bats and drew a walk. Ã‚Â Heisey raised his average to .345 on the season.
The pitching for the Mudcats was just awful.
Class A Advanced
Devin Mesoraco watched his average rise to .162 after a 2-4 game. Ã‚Â Mesoraco went 2-4 with a 2-run homer. Ã‚Â The homerun was Devin’s 2nd of the season. Ã‚Â Carson Kainer, Yonder Alonso, and Alex Buchholz had 2 hits apiece in the loss. Ã‚Â Each scored a run while Kainer had a triple and Alonso doubled. Ã‚Â Ã‚Â
Jerry Gil fell to 0-5 after allowing 5 runs on 9 hits in 6 innings.
Single – A
Jordan Wideman went 1-3 with 3 rbis in the Dragons loss. Ã‚Â Wideman has struggled this season, batting just .125 this season. Ã‚Â Kyle Day went 1-3 as well with a double, run scored, and 2 runs batted in. Ã‚Â Ã‚Â
Curtis Partch was handed a 5-0 lead after the Dragons scored 5 runs in the 3rd inning, however, Partch could not hold the lead. Ã‚Â Partch gave up 5 runs on 8 hits and 5 walks in 5 innings pitched. Ã‚Â Partch’s ERA rose to 6.55 with the outing.