Games Played on 07/28/11
Minor League Player of the Day: Dayton 3B, David Vidal, went 3-4 and hit 2 homers.
Dave Sappelt was 2-3 and Devin Mesoraco was 2-4.
Carlos Fisher threw 2 hitless/scoreless innings of relief, striking out 4.
Jeff Fellhauer went 3-4 and Nefi Soto went 2-4, including his 19th homer.
Brandon Hynick threw 6 innings, only allowing 2 runs, but he did give up 9 hits, while striking out 2.
Chris Richburg was 2-4 and was the only Blaze hitter with more than one hit.
Doug Salinas threw a hitless inning of relief, striking out 1.
David Vidal went 3-4 with 2 homers, Billy Hamilton went 2-4 with a triple and his 75th stolen base, and Jaren Matthews went 2-4 with a double.
Daniel Renken notched his 6th win and his 6th consecutive good start (3 earned runs in last 35 IP), going 5.2, allowing 1 unearned run on 3 hits, 1 walk and 4 strikeouts.
Blaine Howell threw 2.1 scoreless innings, allowing 2 hits and 2 walks and striking out 4.
Drew Hayes threw a hitless 9th, striking out 1. Hitters this year are hitting .138 off of Hayes.
The Billings Mustangs had the day off.
The Arizona Rookie League Reds had the day off also.