Games Played on 09/02/13
Minor League Player of the Day: Bakersfield RF Juan Duran: He went 3 for 3 with 3 HR (20) and a BB.
Louisville 7 – Indianapolis 5
Denis Phipps slugged a walk off Grand Slam HR with two outs in the bottom of the 9th to give the Bats the victory. Phipps went 2 for 5 with a HR. Mike Costanzo went 2 for 4 with a 2B and a BB. Mike Hessman went 1 for 3 with a 2B and 2 BB.
Yohan Pino got no decision as he went 4 IP and allowed 2 R on 6 H and 0 BB with 3 K. Nick Christiani added 1 IP of scoreless relief. Trevor Bell got the win allowing 1 R over 1 IP of relief.
The Bats completed the season with a 69 – 75 record in 3rd place in the International League West.
Mobile 10 – Pensacola 1
Corey Wimberly went 1 for 2 with a BB. Devin Lohman and Juan Silverio each doubled.
Robert Stephenson got the loss as he went 1 IP and allowed 3 R on 3 H and 2 BB with 1 K. Parker Frazier added 3.1 IP of scoreless relief.
The Blue Wahoos completed the season with a 59 – 79 record in 5th place in the Southern League South.
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Games Played on 8/25/2013
Minor League Player of the Day: 35 year old Mike Hessman went 3-4 with 2 homers and drove in 5 runs with a walk. On the season, Hessman slashline is .240/.326/.496 and hit his 24th and 25th homers.
Louisville 8 – Indianapolis 4
Mike Hessman went 3-4 with [...]
Games Played on 08/27/13
Minor League Player of the Day: AZL Reds RF Kevin Garcia: He went 2 for 3 with 2 2B and a BB.
Columbus 3 – Louisville 0
Denis Phipps and Jason Donald each singled for the Bat’s two lone hits in the game.
Pedro Villarreal got the loss as [...]
Minor League Player of the Day: Carlos Sanchez (Billings) went 2-4 with a homerun, 2 runs scored, and 3 RBI. On the season, Sanchez is now batting .224/.265/.327 with Billings in 156 at-bats. He has 3 homeruns and 22 RBI. He had 24 at-bats with Dayton this season where he hit .304/.333/.391.
Games Played on 8/7/2013
Minor League Player of the Day: Jon Moscot delivered on multiple fronts last night. First, he tossed 7 shutout innings, scattering four hits, walking one and striking out five. He helped himself at the plate with a 1-for-2 night. The hit was a triple, and he scored one of the team’s two runs.
Indianapolis 9 – Louisville 1
Chad Reineke allowed 4 runs, 8 hits, 3 walks and struck out 2 over 5 innings. Jose Arredondo faced 7 batters: six of them reached base and four of those scored.
Billy Hamilton and Denis Phipps had 6 of the Bats 8 hits. Hamilton was 3-for-5, all singles, with his 67th stolen base. Phipps was 3-for-4 with a solo homerun in the 4th inning.
Pensacola 2 – Jacksonville 0
Jon Moscot allowed just 4 hits, a walk and struck out 5 over 7 shutout innings. Moscot also hit a triple and scored a run. Lee Hyde and Trevor Bell each pitched a scoreless inning in relief.
Devin Lohman (2-for-4, R, RBI) and Mike Costanzo (2-for-3, BB) accounted for half of the Pensacola hits.
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Games Played on 7/27/2013
Minor League Player of the Day: 21 year old right hander, Jon Moscot, threw 8 shutout innings for the Blaze. Moscot allowed only 3 hits and didn’t walk a batter, striking out 6. Moscot’s record went to 2-14, but don’t be fooled, the 2012 4th round draft pick has only [...]
Games Played on 07/22/13
Minor League Player of the Day: Dayton 3B Seth Mejias-Brean: He went 2 for 4 with a HR, a 3B, and a BB.
Louisville 6 – Syracuse 4
Billy Hamilton went 2 for 4 with a BB and 2 SB (58). Denis Phipps went 2 for 4 with a [...]