Alvin Colina’s 2 run homerun in the 5th inning provided all the offense the Bats would need and get in this one.Ã‚Â Ã‚Â The homerun was Colina’s second of the season and capped off a 2-4 night.Ã‚Â The only other Bats player with 2 hits in the game was ….(drumroll)…. Jay Bruce!Ã‚Â Bruce went 2-4, but did strikeout twice.
Justin Mallett picked up his first win of the season by going 5 scoreless innings, allowing 3 hits and walking 2 while striking out 5.Ã‚Â Gary Majewksi, Danny Herrera, and Jon Adkins combined to pitch 4 scoreless innings of relief, allowing just 2 hits combined to secure the win.Ã‚Â
Justin Turner went 2-4 with a single and 2 run homer.Ã‚Â The homerun was Justin’s first of the season.Ã‚Â He was the only Lookouts player with multiple hits.Ã‚Â Chattanooga managed just 5 hits in the game.
Ramon Ramirez suffered the loss to drop to 2-3.Ã‚Â Ramirez allowed 5 runs on 4 hits and 3 walks in 3.1 innings pitched.Ã‚Â Michael Hrynio finally had a good relief appearance.Ã‚Â Hrynio lowered his ERA to 13.50 by going 2.1 inning, allowing only 1 run this time while striking out 5.Ã‚Â In 5 of his 8 appearances,Ã‚Â Hrynio has given up at least 2 runs.Ã‚Â
Jordan Smith dropped to 7-2 on the year by allowing 5 runs on 7 hits and a walk while striking out 4.Ã‚Â Smith now has an ERA of 2.55 in 10 starts.Ã‚Â He has struck out 44 and walked just 7 in 67 innings pitched.
The offense was non-existent for the Reds, getting just 4 hits.Ã‚Â The Reds struck out a whopping 16 times in the game.Ã‚Â Brevard County’s starter struck out 10 in 5 innings of work.
Denis Phipps, Michael McKennon, and Kevyn FeinerÃ‚Â each had 2 hits for the Dragons.Ã‚Â Phipps and McKennon each scored 2 runs and Feiner scored once and drove in 3.Ã‚Â Justin Reed and Brandon WaringÃ‚Â each hit homeruns.Ã‚Â For Reed, it was homerun number 5 on the year while Waring belted his 10th.