Triple – A
Chris Valaika was a perfect 3-3 at the plate with a double, run scored, and 3 runs batted in. Ã‚Â Valaika has struggled this season, batting just .194 this season. Ã‚Â Darnell McDonald went 2-4 with 2 doubles and 2 runs scored. Ã‚Â Danny Dorn hit his 11th homerun of the season in the 8th inning while pinch-hitting.
Justin Lehr improved to 11-2 on the season after allowing 1 run on 5 hits and 2 walks in 7 innings pitched. Ã‚Â Lehr is a perfect 6-0 since joining Louisville.
Double – A
Michael Griffin hit his first homerun of the season in Carolina and went 2-5 in the game with 2 runs scored. Ã‚Â Brian Peterson drove in 3 rbis while going 2-4 at the plate with a double. Ã‚Â Juan Francisco went 3-5 with a double, rbi, and run scored. Ã‚Â
Steven Otterness picked up the win in his debut in double – A Carolina. Ã‚Â Otterness pitched 2.1 scoreless, hitless innings while walking 1 and striking out 1. Ã‚Â Steven is pitching at his 3rd level this season, Ã‚Â pitching at both Dayton and Sarasota and now with Carolina. Ã‚Â
Class A Advanced
The 1 through 7 batters in the Reds lineup each had a hit, but they only had 1 each and could only push 1 run across. Ã‚Â Devin Mesoraco, batting 3rdÃ‚Â in the lineup, drove in the lone run and had a double. Ã‚Â Devin is still batting just .207/.303/.350 on the season.
Rafael Gonzalez walked 6 and allowed 4 hits and 3 runs in just 4 innings pitched to pick up the loss and fall to 1-3 on the season.
Single – A
The Dragons did not play.
The game between the GCL Reds and the GCL Red Sox was postponed.
Shea Snowden fell to 0-2 on the season after allowing 6 runs on 7 hits and 3 walks in 4 innings pitched to pick up the loss.