Triple – A

Toledo 7 – Louisville 2

Wes Bankston went 3-4 with a double, run scored, and an rbi while Chris Valaika and Danny Dorn each went 2-4 with a double.  Dorn added a run batted in. 

Sam LeCure fell to 9-6 on the season with the loss.  LeCure allowed 4 runs on 6 hits and 2 walks in 4 innings of work.  He struck out 4 and now posts an ERA of 4.24 on the season.

Double – A

Carolina 4 – Birmingham 3

Jake Kahaulelio went 2-3 with 2 doubles, a walk, and 3 runs scored.  Stephen Chapman went 2-4 with 2 singles and a run scored.  Todd Frazier had only 1 hit, but it was his 39th double of the season.  He also drove in a run.  Frazier is batting .297/.354/.485 this season.

Alexander Smit allowed 2 runs on 5 hits and 2 walks in 7 innings pitched to improve to 3-2 on the season in Double – A.  He struck out 4 and now has an ERA of 3.69.  Phillippe-Alexandre Valiquette allowed a run on a hit and a walk in the 9th, but still picked up his first save for the Mudcats.

Class A Advanced

Fort Myers 6 – Sarasota 3 ; game 1

Dave Sappelt had a triple in 3 at-bats.  He scored a run and drove in 3.  Neftali Soto went 2-3 with a double and scored a run.

Jeremy Horst fell to 5-12 on the season with the loss.  Horst allowed 5 runs (4 earned) on 7 hits and 2 walks while striking out 1.  He still has a respectable 3.40 ERA, despite the record.

Fort Myers 4 – Sarasota 3 ; game 2; final 8

Dave Sappelt and Justin Reed had 2 hits each in the losing effort.  Sappelt drove in a run while Reed drove in a run and scored a run.

Justin Freeman allowed 2 runs on 4 hits and a walk in 2.1 innings of relief to get the loss.  Freeman blew the save in the 7th by allowing a run and then picked up the loss with a run in the 8th inning.

Single – A

Fort Wayne 5 – Dayton 1

Carlos Mendez and Kevin Coddington were each 2-4 for the Dragons in the loss.  Coddington drove in the lone Dragons run while Byron Wiley scored the only run.  Wiley was 0-2 with 2 walks.

Jordan Hotchkiss had a great start for the Dragons, but his bullpen blew the game.  Hotchkiss pitched 5 innings, allowed just 1 hit while striking out 6.  However, Andrew Bowman allowed 4 runs on 2 hits and 3 walks in just .2 innings pitched to drop to 2-7 on the season.

Rookie Leagues

The game between the GCL Reds and GCL Rays was postponed.

The game between Billings and Casper was postponed.

2 Responses

  1. Bill Lack

    Since the All Star break, Danny Dorn is hitting .324/.400/.493, but only 2 HR (he had 11 before the break).

  2. Eddie

    Bill, next year we need to trick Dorn into thinking it’s late in the season cause he always starts off slow and then tears it up late in the season.