Here are the scores and reports for games from August 5.


Louisville 5, Columbus 1

25 year old CFChris Denorfia went 3-4 with an rbi and a run scored. The former 19th round draft pick of the Reds is hitting .313/.389/.481.

Elizardo Ramirez pitched 7 2/3 innings, allowing only 1 earned run on 5 hits while striking out 6. Ramirez is now 6-4 with a 3.26 era in 16 starts at AAA.


West Tennessee 5, Chattanooga 3

D’Angelo Jimenez drew some respect from the Diamond Jaxx by going 1-2 with 3 BBs and a 2 run homer in the Lookouts 5-3 loss. In 63 games at AA, Jiminez has 5 homeruns, 30 rbis, and 12 stolen bases. And
here’s an interesting stat, he has drawn 48 walks and struckout only 23 times.

High A

Brevard County 2, Sarasota 1

22 year old Tyler Pelland saw his record drop to 4-6 on the year with the loss to Brevard Co. The former 9th round pick of the Red Sox pitched 5 innings, allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. He now has a 4.29 era but has 89Ks in 79.2IP.

2002’s 3rd round pick Kyle Edens pitched 2 1/3 scoreless innings but got the blown save as he inherited the 2 baserunners in the 6th that scored who were charged to Pelland.


Fort Wayne 7, Dayton 1

Ramirez was knocked around in only 4 innings pitched allowing 8 hits and 5 runs to raise his era to 4.35.


Billings 0, Helena 11

4 different Helena pitchers combined to throw a no hitter against Billings yesterday.

3 Responses

  1. Jim McCullough

    Jimenez sounds like good material for Oakland and Billy Bean.

  2. Jim McCullough

    Ramirez deserves the chance to come up in September and pitch every fifth day to learn how to pitch at this level.