Games Played on 8/28/2013
Minor League Player of the Day: The Reds 2013 2nd round draft pick, Kevin Franklin reached base four of the five times at the plate last night with two singles, a double and a walk. He scored once and had two runs batted in.
Louisville outhit Columbus 11-6, but were on the losing side of the scoreboard. Billy Hamilton, Derrick Robinson, Neftali Soto, and Henry Rodriguez each had a pair of hits.
Yohan Pino allowed 3 runs, 3 hits, 2 walks, and struck out 4 over 5 innings. Daniel Corcino faced 5 hitters in a relief appearance and didn’t retire a batter. Jose Arredondo pitched two scoreless innings and struck out 3.
Pensacola had the day off.
Stockton 4 – Bakersfield 3
Fabian Williamson allowed 3 runs, 7 hits, 5 walks, and struck out 6 over 4.2 innings. Joey Housey pitched a scoreless 9th inning. Housey hasn’t allowed a run in his 6 appearances (9 innings) since being promoted to Bakersfield.
Juan Silverio (2-for-4, 3B) was the only Bakersfield player to have more than one hit. Danny Vicioso and Juan Perez each had solo homeruns in the Blaze’s 3-run 8th inning.
Great Lakes 4 – Dayton 1
Jackson Stephens allowed 4 runs on 8 hits and 2 walks while striking out 4 over 5.2 innings.
Leadoff hitter Beau Amaral was 2-for-4 with his 36th stolen base.
Billings had the day off.
Kevin Franklin (3-for-4, BB, 2B) reached base 4 times, scored once and drove in two runs. Alberti Chavez (3-for-5) also had 3 hits. Cory Thompson (2-for-4, BB, 2B, SB) and Kevin Garcia (1-for-4, 2 BB, 2 SB) each reached base 3 times. Logan Uxa (2-for-4, 2B, 3B) had two extra base hits, scored twice and drove in 3 runs.
Manuel Aybar started and allowed 2 runs (1 earned) on 4 hits and 3 walks while striking out 4. Soid Martinez followed, allowing 6 runs in 2.1 innings. Juan Martinez pitched 1.2 innings of scoreless relief, striking out 3.