Triple – A
6.2 innings pitched. Ã‚Â 3 hits. Ã‚Â 2 walks. Ã‚Â 7 strikeouts. Ã‚Â 0 RUNS! Ã‚Â That was the line for Redleg Nation Spotlight Player Matt Klinker in this win over the Mudhens. Ã‚Â Matt is now 2-2 with the Bats in 5 starts. Ã‚Â He posts a 2.48 ERA. Ã‚Â He had to watch nervously as the bullpen was shaky, but they held on for the win. Ã‚Â 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. Ã‚Â Todd was 1-4 with a homerun and 2 rbis in this game. Ã‚Â Chris Heisey was 2-3 with a triple and a walk.
Double – A
Kris Negron went 3-4 with 2 homeruns, 4 rbis, and 3 runs scored to help lead the Mudcats to a win.Ã‚Â Jose Castro went 3-4 with 3 singles while Jake Long went 2-3 with a double, rbi, and 2 runs scored.Ã‚Â
Camilo Vazquez allowed 3 runs on 6 hits and 2 walks over 5.2 innings pitched to pick up the win.Ã‚Â Vazquez improved to 5-4 on the season with the victory.
Class A Advanced
Neftali Soto and Dave Sappelt were each 2-5. Ã‚Â Soto scored twice while Sappelt scored once and had a double. Ã‚Â 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. Ã‚Â Pedro Villarreal picked up the loss by allowing a run on 4 hits in 2.2 innings of relief.
Single – A
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. Ã‚Â The loss was his first of the season.
Carlos Mendez had 2 singles and drove in a run in 3 at-bats. Ã‚Â Alexis Oliveras went 2-4 with a double and a run scored.
The GCL Reds did not play.
Mariekson Gregorius went 3-6 with a double, rbi, and 2 runs scored.Ã‚Â In Billings, Gregorius is batting .318/.369/.400 in 170 at-bats.Ã‚Â 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.Ã‚Â In 2 rookie league starts, Castro is now 1-1 with a lofty 9.35 ERA.