Minor League Player of the Day: Louisville Bats Pitching. Ã‚Â 14 IP, 0 Runs, 9 hits, 7 BBs, 9Ks
Chad Reineke threw 5 scoreless innings, scattering 3 hits but walking 4 to improve to 5-6 on the season. Ã‚Â He struck out 3 and lowered his ERA to 3.01 on the season.
Yonder Alonso and Chris Valaika each homered and drove in 2 RBI. Ã‚Â Alonso was 2-4 and added a double and a run scored. Ã‚Â Valaika added two base on balls to his 1-2 night. Ã‚Â Todd Frazier went 3-4 with 2 doubles and a run scored.
Yonder Alonso drove in the lone RBI, scoring Gary Matthews Jr who went 2-3 with a double.
Tom Cochran pitched 5.1 innings, allowing 2 runs on 6 hits and 3 walks, but picked up the win to improve to 6-3 on the season.
Donnie Joseph pitched a scoreless inning of relief and has now pitched 40 innings this season, allowing only 5 earned runs over two levels.
Tim Crabbe struck out 5 over 6 innings to improve to 2-1 with the Dragons. Ã‚Â Crabbe allowed 2 runs on 5 hits and a walk.
The game between Billings and Great Falls was postponed.
The AZL Reds had a scheduled day off on Monday.
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