Minor League Player of the Day:  Chris Burke (Louisville) 3-3; 4 runs; HR; 4 rbis


Columbus 1 – Louisville 0; game 1

Chad Reineke allowed 1 run on 6 hits and 2 walks over 4.2 innings pitched and picked up the loss.  He struck out 4.

The offense managed just 1 hit, thus, not much to report there.

Louisville 16 – Columbus 2; game 2

The offense made up for it in game 2 of the double header.  Yonder Alonso went 2-4 with 2 doubles, a run scored, and 3 RBI.   Michael Griffin, Chris Denove, and Chris Valaika joined Burke with 3 hits in this game.  Griffin had 3 singles, 2 RBI, and 2 runs scored.  Denove also singled 3 times and scored 2 runs.  Valaika had 2 singles and a double, scored twice, and drove in 2 runs.


Jacksonville 3 – Carolina 1

Devin Mesoraco homered again, his 2nd in Carolina, for his only hit in 3 at-bats.

Travis Webb struck out 7 over 5 innings, but allowed 2 runs on 5 hits and 2 walks to pick up the loss.

High A

Lynchburg 4 – Salem 3

Neftali Soto had a single, homerun, and scored twice in 4 at-bats.  Kyle Day had a 1-4 day but drove in 2 RBI.

Mark Serrano struck out 8 over 6.1 innings, but did not factor into the decision.  He allowed 3 runs on 5 hits and a walk.


The game between Dayton and West Michigan was postponed.