Games Played on 6/13/2013

Minor League Player of the Day: Seth Mejias-Brean extended his hitting streak to 8 games with a 3-for-4 night at the plate. Mejias-Brean is hitting .395/.458/.558 for the month of June.

AAA
Louisville at Norfolk was postponed due to rain. It will be played today as part of a doubleheader.

AA
Mobile 5 – Pensacola 2

Tim Crabbe allowed just 4 hits and 2 runs in 7.1 innings. Crabbe struck out four and didn’t walk a batter. The Blue Wahoos bullpen allowed three BayBears to score in the top of the 9th.

Ray Chang was 2-for-2 with a solo homerun. Ryan LaMarre was 2-for-3 with a one and the only other Pensacola run, scoring on a Tucker Barnhart 2-out single.

High A
Bakersfield 3 – Modesto 2

Shane Dyer allowed 6 hits and 2 runs over 7.1 innings, striking out 6 and not walking a batter. It was Dyer’s 3rd game and 3rd start of the season, all quality starts. He’s walked just 1 batter and struck out 14 in his 19.1 innings.

Juan Silva was 2-for-4 with a walk, a stolen base, and a run scored. Juan Perez was also 2-for-4 with a triple, a stolen base, and a run scored. Kyle Waldrop (2-for-4, 2B, RBI) was the only other Blaze hiter with more than one hit.

Low A
Bowling Green 7 – Dayton 3

Dayton banged out 12 hits for the second straight night, but only dented the plate 3 times. Seth Mejias-Brean (3-for-4, 3B, R) extended his hitting streak to 8 games, and is hitting .395/.458/.558 for the month of June. Leadoff hitter, Daniel Pigott was 2-for-4 with a double and 2 runs scored. Junior Arias (2-for-4, RBI) and Joe Hudson (2-for-3, 2B) each collected a pair of hits. Beau Amaral extended his hitting streak to 7 games with a single in four at-bats.

Joel Bender pitched the first 4.2 innings, allowing 4 hits, 2 runs (1 earned), and 2 walks while striking out 6. It was Bender’s first start of the season, as his previous 11 outings had been in relief.