Minor League Player of the Day: Lynchburg 2B Cody Puckett: 3-3 with 2 doubles.

AAA

Rochester 8, Louisville 5

24 year-old SS Zack Cozart went 3-4 with a 3B and 2 R.  Cozart, who last year hit .262/.360/.398 in 541 ABs at AA, jumped his batting average up 20 points with tonights performance. Cozart is now hitting .260/.333/.452

22 year-old third baseman Juan Francisco went 3 for 4 with a homer and 3 RBI.  Before tonight, Francisco was hitting just .205/.222/.385. 

AA

Carolina 5, Chattanooga 5 Suspended

24 year-old right fielder Sean Henry went 3-4 with a BB.  Henry is now hitting .308/.365/449.

23 year-old center fielder Dave Sappelt went 2-3 with 2 RBI.  Sappelt is now hitting .368/400/.474 in 20 ABs since his promotion to AA.

A+

Kinston 2, Lynchburg 0

23 year-old second baseman Cody Puckett provide the Hillcats only offense going 3-3 with 2 2B.  Puckett is now hitting .315/.360/.603.  Last year at Dayton, Puckett hit just .263/.325/.459.

25 year-old starting pitcher Scott Carroll tossed 7 innings giving up just 4 hits, 0 BB while striking out 3.  Last year Carroll struck out just 14 batters in 40 innings with a 2.68 ERA.

A

Lake County 2, Dayton 1

24 year-old first baseman Chris Richburg went 2-4 with 2 doubles.  Richburg is now hitting .281/.355/.479.

2 Responses

  1. RiverCity Redleg

    Francisco’s numbers still don’t look good, but he’s been mashing it lately.

  2. Bill Lack


    RiverCity Redleg:

    Francisco’s numbers still don’t look good, but he’s been mashing it lately.

    Reply

    Last 10 games….302/.295/.535/.830 with 4 doubles, 2 homers, 12 RBIs…0 walks 5 Ks.

    How can your BA be higher than your OBP?