Games played on May 11, 2013

Minor League Player of the Day: 21 year old, Kyle Waldrop, outfield of the Bakersfield Blaze, went 3-4 with 2 homers (his 6th and 7th) and had a walk. Waldrop was the 12th round pick in 2010 from Riverdale HS in Ft. Myers, Florida. Waldrop is off to a slow start in Bakersfield, with a slash line of .217/.265/.406. He had a .767 OPS last year in Dayton and .776 the year before in Billings.

Buffalo 10 – Louisville 7

Henry Rodriguez went 3-5, Denis Phipps went 2-3 with a SB, Kris Negron went 2-4, Billy Hamilton went 2-5 and his 18th SB, and Felix Perez was 1-2 with a homer (5) and 3 walks.

Chad Reineke had a bad start, he went 4.2 innings, allowing 8 runs (7 earned) on 7 hits and 2 walks. Curtis Partch gave up a run on 2.1 innings and Kevin Whelan gave up a run in 2 innings.

Jacksonville 7 – Pensacola 2

Devin Lohman was 2-3 with a double and Bryson Smith was 2-4 with a homer.

Tim Crabbe got the loss, throwing 5 innings, allowing 4 runs (none earned) on 7 hits and 2 walks, he struck out 4, but gave up 2 homers. Lee Hyde and Wilken De La Rosa threw scoreless innings. Drew Hayes has a rough outing, giving up 3 runs (all earned) on 1 hit and a walk in a third of an inning.

High A
Bakersfield 6 – Modesto 5 10 innings

Kyle Waldrop went 3-4 with 2 homers (6,7) and a walk. Juan Silverio went 3-5 with a homer (3). Marquis Smith went 2-5.

Carlos Gonzalez, in his second start, threw 3 innings, allowing a run on 4 hits and striking out 5.Jimmy Moran threw 2 scoreless innings, allowing a hit, walking 1 and striking out 3. Pat Doyle picked up the win in relief, going to 3-0, with an inning of hitless relief, striking out 1.

Low A
Ft. Wayne 5 – Dayton 3

Zach Vincej was 2-4 with a homer (1), Robert Ramirez went 2-3 with a double, and Beau Amaral went 2-4.

Drew Cisco took the loss (2-3), he threw 6 innings, allowing 3 runs (2 earned) on 5 hits and struck out 4. Jesus Adames was ineffective in relief, giving up 2 runs on 4 hits and 2 walks in 1.1 innings. Joey Housey threw the final 1.2 innings, holding the TinCaps hitless while walking 2 and striking out 3.