Games Played on 05/27/11

Minor League Player of the Day: Dayton SP Josh Smith: He got the win as he went 6 IP and allowed 0 R on 2 H and 1 BB with 5 K.

AAA

Scranton/Wilkes-Barre 6 – Louisville 4

Jeremy Hermida went 3 for 4 with 2 2B. Juan Francisco went 2 for 5 with a 2B. Devin Mesoraco went 1 for 3 with a 2B and a BB. Chris Valaika and Kris Negron each added two hits.

Chad Reineke got no decision as he went 2 IP and allowed 0 R on 2 H and 0 BB with 4 K. Justin Lehr took the loss allowing 2 R over 3 IP of relief. Jerry Gil added 2 IP of scoreless relief.

AA

Birmingham 12 – Carolina 1

David Cook went 2 for 4. Quintin Berry doubled.

Kyle McCulloch took the loss as he went 6 IP and allowed 7 R on 10 H and 1 BB with 3 K.

High A

San Jose 9 – Bakersfield 8

Henry Rodriguez went 4 for 5. Mark Fleury went 3 for 4 with a HR and a SB. Ryan LaMarre went 2 for 5 with a SB. Stephen Hunt doubled.

J. C. Sulbaran got no decision as he went 6 IP and allowed 5 R on 7 H and 2 BB with 7 K. Tyree Hayes took the loss allowing 4 R over 1.1 IP of relief.

Low A

Dayton 6 – South Bend 1

Redleg Nation Spotlight Player Tucker Barnhart went 2 for 4 with a 2B. Devin Lohman went 2 for 3. Jaren Matthews went 2 for 4 with a 3B. Billy Hamilton, who’s hitting just .199, went 1 for 5, made his 19th error, got picked off 1st base, and swiped his 40th base.

Josh Smith got the win as he went 6 IP and allowed 0 R on 2 H and 1 BB with 5 K. Blaine Howell tossed 2 IP of scoreless relief.

Rookie Ball

Billings Mustangs – Season Begins June 20th.

AZL Reds – Season Begins June 20th.