Games Played on 08/23/11

Minor League Players of the Day: Louisville C Devin Mesoraco: He went 4 for 4 with 2 HR and a 2B.

AAA

Louisville 10 – Toledo 3

Devin Mesoraco went 4 for 4 with 2 HR and a 2B. Juan Francisco went 2 for 4 with a 3B and a 2B. Jeremy Hermida went 2 for 3 with a BB. Jose Castro went 2 for 4. Dan Dorn and Mike Costanzo each homered.

Scott Carroll got no decision as he went 5.2 IP and allowed 3 R on 9 H and 1 BB with 4 K. Nick Christiani got the win as he added 1.1 IP of scoreless relief.

AA

Carolina 5 – Jacksonville 2

Neftali Soto went 2 for 3 with a HR and a BB. Yasmani Grandal went 2 for 3 with a 2B and a BB. Quintin Berry went 2 for 4 with 2 SB. Didi Gregorius went 2 for 4.

Justin Lehr got the win as he went 7 IP and allowed 2 R, 1 ER, on 3 H and 2 BB with 5 K. Donnie Joseph picked up his 7th save with 1 IP of scoreless relief.

High A

Rancho Cucamonga 4 – Bakersfield 2

Christopher Richburg went 2 for 3 with a BB. Jorge Jimenez went 2 for 4.

J. C. Sulbaran got no decision as he went 5 IP and allowed 2 R on 7 H and 1 BB with 5 K. Clayton Shunick got the loss allowing 2 R over 2 IP of relief.

Low A

Dayton 6 – Lansing 1

Billy Hamilton went 4 for 5 with 2 SB giving him 91 SB on the season. Frank Pfister and Theodis Bowe each went 2 for 4 with a HR.

Josh Smith got the win as he went 6 IP and allowed 1 R on 4 H and 0 BB with 8 K. Luca Panerati added 2 IP of scoreless relief.

Rookie Ball

Billings 5 – Idaho Falls 3

Ryan Wright went 2 for 4 with a HR. Kyle Waldrop went 2 for 4 with a 3B. Spencer Dickinson went 2 for 3. Sean Buckley went 1 for 2 with a 2B and 2 BB. Juan Perez homered.

Ismael Guillon got the win as he went 5.2 IP and allowed 3 R, 2 ER, on 7 H and 2 BB with 3 K. Ronald Pinckard got his 7th save with 1.1 IP of scoreless relief.

AZL Reds 14 – AZL Padres 6

Matthew Lentz went 2 for 5 with a 3B, a 2B, and a BB. Jon Matthews went 2 for 4 with a 2B and 2 BB. Robert Ramirez went 2 for 6 with a 2B. Humberto Valor went 2 for 5 with a BB. Carlos Sanchez went 2 for 4.

Joel Bender got the win as he went 6.2 IP and allowed 6 R, 3 ER, on 12 H and 2 BB with 6 K. Tyree Hayes added 2 IP of scoreless relief.