Triple – A

Louisville 3 – Toledo 2

6.2 innings pitched.  3 hits.  2 walks.  7 strikeouts.  0 RUNS!  That was the line for Redleg Nation Spotlight Player Matt Klinker in this win over the Mudhens.  Matt is now 2-2 with the Bats in 5 starts.  He posts a 2.48 ERA.  He had to watch nervously as the bullpen was shaky, but they held on for the win.  Logan Ondrusek recorded his 8th save of the season by pitching 2 scoreless innings.

Todd Frazier has played in only 4 games at AAA, but he has managed to now hit 2 homeruns.  Todd was 1-4 with a homerun and 2 rbis in this game.  Chris Heisey was 2-3 with a triple and a walk.

Double – A

Carolina 7 – Tennessee 6

Kris Negron went 3-4 with 2 homeruns, 4 rbis, and 3 runs scored to help lead the Mudcats to a win.  Jose Castro went 3-4 with 3 singles while Jake Long went 2-3 with a double, rbi, and 2 runs scored. 

Camilo Vazquez allowed 3 runs on 6 hits and 2 walks over 5.2 innings pitched to pick up the win.  Vazquez improved to 5-4 on the season with the victory.

Class A Advanced

Palm Beach 5 – Sarasota 4; final 10

Neftali Soto and Dave Sappelt were each 2-5.  Soto scored twice while Sappelt scored once and had a double.  Kyle Day had 2 rbis and went 1-4 in the loss.

Curtis Partch pitched 7 innings, allowing 4 runs on 8 hits and 4 walks while striking out 4.  Pedro Villarreal picked up the loss by allowing a run on 4 hits in 2.2 innings of relief.

Single – A

South Bend 4 – Dayton 3

Donnie Joseph gave up 2 runs in the 9th inning on 2 hits while recording only a single out to pick up the loss for the Dragons.  The loss was his first of the season.

Carlos Mendez had 2 singles and drove in a run in 3 at-bats.  Alexis Oliveras went 2-4 with a double and a run scored.

Rookie Leagues

The GCL Reds did not play.

Helena 11 – Billings 8

Mariekson Gregorius went 3-6 with a double, rbi, and 2 runs scored.  In Billings, Gregorius is batting .318/.369/.400 in 170 at-bats.  Trey Manz, William Stramp, and Joshua Garton had 2 hits each while Yorman Rodriguez and Yen-Wen Kuo had 2 rbis each.

Oscar Castro failed to make it through 3 innings pitched before allowing 8 runs on 6 hits and 2 walks.  In 2 rookie league starts, Castro is now 1-1 with a lofty 9.35 ERA.