Minor League Player of the Day: Zack Cozart (Louisville Bats) 3-5, 2 doubles, HR, 1 Run, 1 RBI
Four Louisville homeruns helped blast the Bats past the Braves. Ã‚Â Zack Cozart went 3-5 with 2 doubles, a homerun, an rbi, and a run scored. Ã‚Â The homerun was Cozart’s 15th of the season. Ã‚Â Juan Francisco was also 3-5 in the game and also hit his 15th homerun of the season. Ã‚Â Francisco also had a double, 2 RBI, and 2 runs scored. Ã‚Â Danny Dorn hit his 7th homerun of the season and had a double in 5 at-bats. Ã‚Â He scored twice and drove in 2 RBI. Ã‚Â Finally, Mr. Mustache himself homered for the 5th time with Louisville. Ã‚Â Miller ended the game 2-3 with a run scored and 2 RBI.
Some Reds pitcher named Micah Owings made the start for the Bats in this game. Ã‚Â Micah allowed 1 run on 1 hit and 3 walks while striking out 1 in 3 innings pitched. Ã‚Â Jason Isringhausen pitched an inning of relief, allowing a run on a hit and a walk with 1 strikeout. Ã‚Â Redleg Nation’s spotlight player Matt Klinker picked up the save in this game. Ã‚Â Matt pitched 3 innings of relief, allowing 1 run on 3 hits and 2 walks while striking out 2. Ã‚Â Enerio Del Rosario picked up the win with 2 scoreless innings of relief.
Dave Sappelt went 2-4 with 2 singles and 3 RBI to help the Mudcats get the win. Ã‚Â In 272 at-bats in Carolina, Dave is batting .352/.399/.527 with 7 homeruns and 49 RBI. Ã‚Â Felix Perez just keeps on hitting, regardless of what level he is at. Ã‚Â Perez went 3-5 with a double, 2 runs scored, and a stolen base. Ã‚Â In 173 at-bats over 3 levels, Perez is now batting .376/.432/.509. Ã‚Â Luis Terrero and Ã‚Â Mike Costanzo each added 2 hits.
Scott Carroll improved to 3-5 on the season with the win. Ã‚Â Carroll allowed 1 run on 4 hits and 2 walks while striking out 4 in 6 innings pitched.
Denis Phipps went 2-2 with an RBI and 2 walks. Ã‚Â He also stole a base and is batting a ridiculous .425/.489/.900 in 40 at-bats with Lynchburgh.
Jamie Walczak picked up the loss by allowing a run on 3 hits and 5 walks in 4.1 innings of relief. Ã‚Â He struck out 5.
Billy Hamilton went 2-5 with an RBI and a run scored. Ã‚Â He also stole 2 bases, giving him 14 steals on the season. Ã‚Â Yorman Rodriguez hit his 2nd homerun of the season, going 2-4 with 2 RBI and a run scored. Ã‚Â Jefry Sierra was 2-4 with a triple, run scored, and his 11th stolen base of the season.
The AZL Reds did not play on Sunday.