Games Played on 06/06/11
Minor League Player of the Day: Louisville Bats SS, Zach Cozart, went 5-8 in a double header, hitting a homer and stealing a base.
Louisville 5 – Columbus 0 Game 1
Zach Cozart went 3-4 and stole a base and Devin Mesoraco went 2-4.
Dontrelle Willis threw 4.2 shutout innings, he gave up 3 hits and 3 walks while striking out 7. Jerry Gil and Nick Christiani finished out the 7 inning shutout.
Columbus 6 – Louisville 2 Game 2
Zach Cozart continued his hot streak going 2-3 with a homer (6) (he’s 14 for 31 since coming back from injury). Devin Mesoraco went 1-3 with his 7th homer of the season.
Three guys I’ve never heard of threw for the Bats.
Felix Perez went 2-4 with a triple.
Donnie Joseph threw a scoreless inning, his 4th scoreless outing in a row, hopefully he’s getting himself turned around.
Chris Richburg went 2-3 with a double.
Doug Salinas got the win, throwing 2 innings of hitless relief, walking 1 and striking out 3.
No games scheduled in the Midwest League.
Billings Mustangs Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Season Begins June 20th.
AZL Reds Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Season Begins June 20th.