DOTF Minor League Player of the Day: Bats SS Zach Cozart went 3-4 with a homer and drove in 3 runs.
— Zach Cozart went 3-4 with a homer (4) and drove in 3 runs, raising his slash numbers to .282/.327/.436. His OPS in May is over .900.
— Jeremy Hermida and Michael Griffin both went 2-4 with a double, Devin Mesoraco had 2 hits, as did Chris Valaika (and a walk).
— Jerry Gil threw 1.1 hitless/walkless innings, striking out 2.
— Newly signed catcher Jamie Skelton was 2-4 with a homer; David Cook was 2-3 with 2 doubles and a walk; Jose Castro was 2-3, raising his average to .302. Nefi Soto went 2-5.
— Someone named Brandon Nynick threw his first game for the Mudcats, allowing 6 earned runs on 6 hits and 3 walks in 4.2 innings. Tabor and Joseph each threw a good inning and Christiani and Boxberger continued their strong efforts with scoreless innings.
No games scheduled in the California League.
— Redleg Nation Spotlight Player Tucker Barnhart led the Dragons offense going 2-2 with 2 walks. Juan Duran had the big hit with a two run double in the 6 run 7th inning.
— Daniel Tuttle raised his record to 4-1 throwing 6 scoreless innings, allowing 5 hits, walking 3 and striking out 4. Blaine Howell, recently returned from the DL, threw 2 scoreless innings, allowing 2 hits and striking out 3.
Billings Mustangs Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Season Begins June 20th.
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