Minor League Player of the Day: Zach Vincej (Dayton Dragons) had a perfect 4-4 night at the plate.  Vincej’s 4-hits included 3 singles and a double.  He scored 3 runs, drove in 2 RBI, and also drew 2 walks making him a perfect 6 for 6 in reaching base.  The perfect night helped Vincej raise his stat line to .241/.308/.315 on the season in 203 at-bats.

Norfolk 2 – Louisville 1

Jason Donald went 3-4 with a double and 2 singles.  Neftali Soto hit his 6th homerun of the season and added a double in a 2-4 night at the plate.  Soto is now batting .276/.317/.421 in 214 at-bats.  Josh Fellhauer went 2-4 with a double and now has a .272/.348/.412 line in 114 at-bats.

Yohan Pino allowed 1 run on 5 hits while striking out 6 in his 6 innings pitched. He did not factor into the decision.  Jose Diaz picked up the loss and fell to 1-4 this season in relief by allowing a run on 3 hits and 2 walks in 2 innings pitched.

Mississippi 6 – Pensacola 1

Luis Durango’s 3-4 night at the plate raised his stats to .263/.349/.276 with Pensacola this season in 76 at-bats.  Durango’s 3 hits were all singles and he scored the lone Blue Wahoos run.  Ryan LaMarre added 2 singles in his 4 at-bats.

Tim Crabbe’s record dropped to 2-6 on the season with the loss.  Crabbe allowed 5 runs on 8 hits in 5 innings pitched.  To Crabbe’s credit, 3 of the runs allowed were unearned.  Despite being 2-6, Crabbe sports a respectable 3.64 earned run average in 64.1 innings pitched.

High A
Lake Elsinore 3 – Bakersfield 2

Kyle Waldrop’s only hit was a homerun, his 10th of the season which came in the 9th inning.  No one else on the Blaze did much else.

Jon Moscot went 4 innings, allowing 3 runs (1 earned) on 7 hits and 2 walks while striking out 5.  With the loss, Moscot saw his record dip to 1-9 on the year.

Low A
Dayton 12 – Bowling Green 10; final 10

Every Dragons player had at least 1 hit in the contest and 7 of the 9 regulars had a multi-hit game.  Seth Mejias-Brean had 2 singles in 5 at-bats and scored 2 runs.  Beau Amaral went 2-6 with 2 doubles and 3 runs scored.  Jeff Gelalich and Jesse Winker had 2 singles and 2 RBI each.  Junior Arias went 2-6 with a single, double, run scored, and an RBI.  Brandon Dailey had 2 singles in 4 at-bats, adding a run scored and an RBI.