Games Played on 08/26/13
Minor League Player of the Day: Billings SP Luke Moran: He got the win as he went 6 IP and allowed 0 R on 2 H and 2 BB with 7 K.
Louisville 2 – Columbus 1
Neftali Soto and Felix Perez hit back to back solo HRs in [...]
Games Played on 8/17/2013
Minor League Player of the Day: Billings 1B, Carlos Sanchez, went 3-5 with a double and a homer. He also drove in 3 runs. The 22 year old started the season in Dayton, but after a couple weeks was sent back to Billings. It’s his second year in Billings, his [...]
Games Played on 08/12/13
Minor League Player of the Day: Dayton 3B Seth Mejias-Brean: He went 2 for 3 with 2 2B and 2 BB.
Louisville – No game scheduled.
Pensacola – No game scheduled.
Bakersfield 8 – Visalia 3
Junior Arias went 3 for 4 with a BB and [...]
Minor League Player of the Day
AAA Louisville 7 – Columbus 6; final 10
Henry Rodriguez was a perfect 5 for 5 at the plate, tallying 5 singles and scoring 3 runs. Neftali Soto and Matt Kennelly each went 3-5 in the contest. Soto hit his 12th homerun of the season, scored a run, [...]
Games Played on 7/21/2013
Minor League Player of the Day: Dayton’s 19 year old outfielder, Jesse Winker, went 2-5 with and double and a walk-off homer in the bottom of the 9th. The homer was his 13th of the season. One of the Reds 2012 supplemental first round picks (49th pick of 1st round), [...]
Games Played on 7/18/2013
Minor League Player of the Day: Seth Mejias-Brean was 3-for-5 with an RBI double, an RBI single, and a walk-off grand slam.
Scranton/WB 8 – Louisville 0
The Louisville Bats are still on a break. Well, everyone except Mike Hessman (2-for-4, 2B) and Denis Phipps (2-for-4, SB). They collected 4 of the Bats 5 hits.
To be fair, they were facing Yankees prospect Michael Pineda, who is working his way back from should surgery. For Louisville, Chad Reineke (8-7, 3.53 ERA) allowed 4 runs and 9 hits over 6 innings. He didn’t walk a batter and struck out 3. Kanekoa Texeira allowed one hit in a scoreless relief inning.
Huntsville 1 – Pensacola 0
The Blue Wahoos outhit the Huntsville Stars 8-4, but couldn’t push a run across the plate. Travis Mattair had three of the teams hits, including a pair of doubles. Ryan LaMarre singled twice and walked once.
Daniel Renken allowed just 1 run on 3 hits, walking 4 and striking out 4 over 6 innings. Lee Hyde pitched two scoreless innings, striking out two. Josh Ravin pitched a scoreless 9th inning.
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Games Played on 7/14/2013
Minor League Player of the Day: 28 year old Louisville utlityman, Jason Donald, went 2-4 with a double and a homer. Donald competed for a utlity spot on the big club in spring training, but has struggled at AAA, with a slash line of .221/.269/.331, after hitting .277/.365/.441 last year [...]