Games Played on 07/30/12

Minor League Player of the Day: Louisville OF Cody Puckett was 2-5 with a double and homer. His numbers in AAA are .248/.313/.404. His OBP and SLG are down substantially from what he was putting up at AA.

AAA

Toledo 10 – Louisville 9

Cody Puckett was 2-5 with a double/homer, Felix Perez was 2-4 with 2 doubles and 2 walks, Corky Miller was 2-3, Henry Rodriguez was 2-4 with a homer, Mike Costanzo was 2-6 with a triple, and Denis Phipps was 2-6.

Travis Webb threw a scoreless inning, the rest of the pitching staff was pretty awful.

AA

Tennessee 6 – Pensacola 3 (7 innings DH)

No one for the Blue Wahoos had more than one hit, Bryson Smith had a triple.

Chris Manno threw 2 scoreless innings of relief.

Tennessee 3 – Pensacola 2 (7 innings DH)

David Vidal went 2-3 with a double, Mark Fleury went 2-3 with a homer.

Tony Cingrani struggled some in his start, going 4.1, allowing 3 hits and 2 walks, while striking out 3. He gave up 3 runs, but only 1 was earned. Josh Ravin threw 1.2 scoreless innings, but did give up 3 hits and a walk.

Billy Hamilton had his 4th error since being promoted. That gives him 29 errors in 94 games in the field. If the Reds are going to move him to the OF, I don’t understand what they’re waiting for.

High A

Bakersfield had the night off.

Low A

Lake County 11 – Dayton 2

Joe Terry was 1-4 with a homer and Yorman Rodriguez was 1-4 with a double. That was about the extent of the offensive highlights for the Dragons.

Particularly awful was Cole Green, whose line reads…0 IP 1 H 4 R 3 ER 2 BB 0 K…yikes.

El’Hajj Muhammad threw a scoreless inning, striking out the side.

Rookie

Billings 9 – Great Falls 4

SS Brandon Dailey was 3-5, 3B Seth Mejias-Brean was 3-5, Jesse Winker was 2-4 with a double, Carlos Sanchez was 2-4 with a double/triple, Robert Ramirez was 2-4, and Wagner Gomez was 2-4.

Jose Amezcua picked up his first win, starting and going 5 innings, allowing a run on 2 hits, with 2 walks and 4 K’s. Matt Wiley and Jimmy Moran thew scoreless innings.

AZL Brewers 5 – AZL Reds 1

Jonathan Reynoso was 2-3 and Humberto Valor was 2-4 with a triple.

Rehabbing Nick Masset threw a hitless, scoreless inning, striking out 2.

Abel De Los Santos continued his success, lowering his ERA to 1.29 with 2 scoreless innings, allowing a hit and a walk, while striking out 3.