Minor League Player of the Day: Sam LeCure (Louisville Bats) 7 IP, 4 hits, 2 runs, 0 walks, 13 strikeouts, Win
Zach Cozart went 3-4 with a single, double, and a homerun. Ã‚Â The homerun was his 13th of the season. Ã‚Â He also scored twice and drove in 2 RBI. Ã‚Â Chris Valaika added a single and a double in 4 at-bats, driving in an RBI.
Sam LeCure, the player of the day, improved to 6-2 with the win.
The first 3 batters in the Mudcats lineup had 2 hits each. Ã‚Â Kris Negron went 2-3 with a triple, RBI, and 2 runs scored. Ã‚Â Felix Perez went 2-4 with a homerun, his 1st with Carolina. Ã‚Â Finally, Sean Henry had a single and a double in 4 at-bats. Ã‚Â He also drove in 2 RBI.
Lee Tabor picked up the win in relief to improve to 3-0 on the season. Ã‚Â Lee went 2.2 scoreless innings, allowing 3 hits while striking out 2.
Lynchburg had a scheduled day off on Sunday.
Jacob Johnson picked up the win after allowing 2 runs on 2 hits and 2 walks in 6.1 innings pitched. Ã‚Â He struck out 7 and improved to 5-6 on the season.
Daniel Tuttle picked up the loss by allowing 7 runs on 10 hits in only 4 innings pitched.
David Vidal and Robert Maddox were each 3-5 with 2 runs scored. Ã‚Â Vidal had a double and 2 RBI while Maddox added a triple. Ã‚Â Stephen Hunt went 2-5 with 2 doubles, 2 runs scored, and 3 RBI. Ã‚Â Junior Arias raised his average to .372 and had a 1.038 OPS in 94 at-bats after a 2-5 game. Ã‚Â He also scored twice giving him 28 runs scored in 22 games.