“That’s all we got, oneÃ‚Â *$#$^& hit.”Ã‚Â
Harry Doyle would have been disgusted watching the Bats offense in this loss.Ã‚Â Ã‚Â Corky Miller’s 8th inning homerun wound up being the only hit the Bats’ offense could muster.Ã‚Â Ã‚Â The homerun came with 2 outs in the 8th inning and was Miller’s 2nd of the season.
Ben Jukich pitched 5 innings, allowing 2 runs on 5 hits and 4 walks to pick up his first loss of the season.Ã‚Â Jesus Delgado pitched 2 scoreless innings in relief to lower his ERA t0 2.00 in 9 Triple-A innings.Ã‚Â He pitched 2 scoreless innings earlier in the season with Carolina.
Kris Negron, Jose Castro, and Jake KahaulelioÃ‚Â each managed 2 hits in the loss.Ã‚Â Negron was 2-5 with a walk and 3 runs scored.Ã‚Â Castro was 2-4 with 2 singles, a run scored, and 2 rbis.Ã‚Â Kahaulelio was 2-4 with a double, walk, and a run scored.Ã‚Â Luis TerreroÃ‚Â was just 1-2 at the plate, but walked 3 times and drove in 2 rbis.
Daryl Thompson had his start shortened by rain.Ã‚Â Thompson went 3 hitless innings, striking out 3.Ã‚Â The bullpen pitched the final 6 innings and was brutal!
Cody Pucket tripled and homered in 4 at-bats to charge the Hillcats to the win.Ã‚Â Pucket’s homerun was his 2nd of the season.Ã‚Â He also scored 2 runs and drove in 3.Ã‚Â Kyle Day went 3-4 with a double and an rbi.
Bradley Boxberger improved to 2-1 on the season with hisÃ‚Â 5 inning, 1 run on 2 hits and 2 walk performance.Ã‚Â Boxberger struck out 7 and lowered his ERA to 1.89 on the year.Ã‚Â Jordan Hotchkiss added 2 more scoreless innings to his season which helped him lower his ERA to 0.79 in 11.1 innings of relief.
Chase Ware pitched 3.1 innings of relief and picked up the win.Ã‚Â Ware didn’t allow a run and surrendered just 1 hit and walked none while striking out 2.Ã‚Â Ware is now 2-0 on the season with a 3.07 ERA.