AAA

Rochester 4 – Louisville 3

Chris Valaika went 2-3 with a walk and a run scored.  In 129 at-bats, Valaika is now batting .333/.379/.426 with the Bats.  Yonder Alonso followed up his 4 hits, 6 rbi day from Sunday with a 2-4 game with a walk.  Wilkin Castillo had 1 hit, a double, and drove in 2 runs. 

Matt Maloney made the start and pitched 5 shutout innings.  Matt allowed 3 hits and 2 walks while striking out 5.  Ben Jukich suffered the loss by allowing 4 runs on 4 hits and 2 walks in 1.1 innings pitched. 

AA

Carolina 8 – Jacksonville 7

Sean Henry led the Mudcats hit parade by going 3-5 with a double and a run scored.   Jake Kahaulelio, Eric Eymann, and Dave Sappelt each went 2-5 at the plate.  Kahaulelio had 2 doubles with an rbi and a run scored.  Eymann had 2 singles and scored a run while Sappelt had 2 singles, scored a run, and drove in a run.  Even pitcher Daryl Thompson had 2 hits, going 2-2 in the game.

High A

Winston-Salem 6 – Lynchburg 4

Alex Buchholz went 3-4 with an rbi while Neftali Soto and Devin Mesoraco had 2 hits each.  Byron Wiley went 1-1 with a solo homerun and a walk.

Scott Carroll struck out 5 in 6 innings pitched, but did not gain a decision.  Carroll allowed 2 runs on 6 hits and 3 walks.  Carroll’s ERA went up to 2.10 on the season.

A

Dayton 6 – Great Lakes 2

Frank Pfister and Josh Garton drove in 2 runs each.  Pfister went 2-4 with a double while Garton doubled in 3 at-bats.  Didi Gregorius went 2-5 with a run scored.

Pedro Villarreal improved to 2-2 by going 6 innings, allowing 2 runs on 7 hits and a walk while striking out 6.