For Games played on May 5, 2013:

Minor League Player of the Day: Pensacola RH starter, Tim Crabbe, threw 7 innings of 4 hit baseball, walking 1 and striking out 6. The 25 year old Crabbe was the Reds 14th round pick in ’09. He’s off to a strong start in his second stint at Pensacola, with an ERA of 2.60 in 6 starts with a WHIP of 1.096 and a BB/K ratio of 3.29.

AAA

Buffalo 8 – Louisville 2

Mike Hessman was 2-3 with a homer (7) and a walk. Felix Perez was 2-4 with a homer and Denis Phipps was 2-4 (with an error).

Daniel Corcino gave up 7 runs (4 earned) in 5 innings on 8 hits and a walk, striking out 1. Curtis Partch and Nick Christiani both threw scoreless/hitless innings walking one.

AA

Pensacola 8 – Montgomery 2

Brodie Green went 3-5 with a double, Mike Gilmartin went 2-3 with a homer (1) and a walk. Bryson Smith went 2-4 with a homer (2), Redleg Nation Spotlight Player, Tucker Barnhart, went 2-4, and Travis Mattair hit his 3rd homer.

Tim Crabbe picked up his 2nd win of the season, throwing 7 innings, allowing 4 hits and a run while walking 1 and striking out 6. Drew Hayes threw a scoreless inning in the 9th.

High A

Modesto 6 – Bakersfield 3

Dominic D’Anna was 2-4 with a double and Juan Duran was 2-4.

Jake Johnson started and threw 6 innings, allowing 3 runs (2 earned) on 7 hits, not walking or striking anyone out. In one of those strange line scores, Brooks Pinkard gave up 3 runs (all earned) w/o giving up a hit, while walking 2 in an inning of work. Kyle McMyne threw a scoreless inning.

Low A

Kane County 2 – Dayton 0

Zach Vincej had a second straight 2 hit game (3 of last 4). Catcher Joe Hudson was 1-3 with a double.

Drew Cisco took the loss, throwing 5 innings, allowing 9 hits and 3 walks, but only 2 runs. Wandy Peralta threw 2 scoreless innings and Sean Lucas threw a perfect 8th.