Games Played on 04/24/12
Minor League Players of the Day: It’s a toss up…either Dragons’ starter, Tanner Robles, who threw 6 innings of two hit, one run baseball or Dragons’ 2B, Ryan Wright, who went 3-3 with 2 triples. You decide.
Pitching wise, Carlos Fisher had an “interesting” line…1.1 IP 0 R 0 ER 0 H 4 BB 3 K, Nick Christiani threw a scoreless 9th.
Offensively, Dorn had a homer (4th) and Valaika had a triple, no one had more than one hit.
Another bad offensive game for a Reds farm team, no one had more than one hit, only extra base hits were doubles by Brodie Greene and Mark Fleury.
Chris Manno threw 2.1 scoreless innings, allowing only 1 hit. Wirfin Obisop threw a scoreless inning, giving up 2 hits.
Donald Lutz went 3-5 with a double, David Vidal (double) and Billy Hamilton (triple (4)/SB (19)) both had 2 hits, and Travis Mattair had a homer (5).
Blaine Howell threw 1.1 innings of scoreless baseball (1 hit) and Daniel Wolford picked up his second save with a hitless 9th.
Offensive star of the night was Ryan Wright, going 3-3 with 2 triples and a walk. Kyle Waldrop continued his smokin’ hot start, going 2-3, raising his average to .346.
Dragons’ starter, Tanner Robles, threw 6 innings of 2 hit, 1 run baseball, walking 1 and striking out 4 and taking home the win (2-0). Ryan Kemp gave them a scoreless 7th and Carlos Contreras came out of the pen and slammed the door, getting the last two big outs for the Dragons, picking up his 2nd save.
Jimmy Moran threw a hitless 9th.