Games Played on 4/24/2013

Minor League Player of the Day: Marquez Smith went 3-for-5 with a triple, a homerun, two RBI and two runs scored.

Gwinnett 7 – Louisville 3

Sean Marshall made a rehab appearance, pitching the first shutout inning on 2 hits, no walks, and 2 strikeouts.

Daniel Corcino (0-4, 10.29 ERA) allowed 7 runs on 8 hits and a walk over 2.1 innings.

Emmanuel Burriss (2-for-4, BB) reached base three times from the leadoff spot and was the only Bats hitter with more than 1 hit.

Pensacola 8 – Jackson 4

Chad Rogers (2-0, 1.82 ERA) has opened the season with four consecutive starts allowing two earned runs or less. In this contest, Rogers went 7 innings, giving up 3 runs (1 earned), on 5 hits and 2 walks while striking out 5.

Everyone contributed to the Blue Wahoo offense as 7 different players scored a run in this one. Theo Bowe (2-for-3, R, 2 2B, BB) was the only Pensacola player with more than one hit.

High A
High Desert 13 – Bakersfield 9

Bakersfield pounded out 15 hits in the loss. Marquez Smith (3-for-5, 3B, HR, 2 RBI, 2 R) and Yorman Rodriguez (2-for-4, HR, 2 RBI, 2 R) each homered for the Blaze. Smith, Ryan Wright, Juan Silverio, and Juan Silva all had 3 hits each.

Jake Johnson (1-1, 8.22 ERA) gave up 8 runs on 10 hits over his 3-inning start. He didn’t walk a batter and struck out 2.

Low A
Lansing 3 – Dayton 1

Drew Cisco (1-1, 2.42 ERA) allowed 3 runs on 6 hits over 7 innings. He didn’t walk a batter and struck out 5. That’s Cisco’s third consecutive start without walking a batter. He’s only issued one free pass in 26 innings this year.

The Dragons only collected 3 hits last night. Zach Vincej (1-for-3, BB, SB, R) reached base twice, stole a base, and scored the lone Dayton run.