Games Played on 06/25/12
Minor League Player of the Day: Louisville RF Feliz Perez (.267/.315/.360) had a double, homer on the way to a 3-4 night. He drove in a run and scored two.
Felix Perez was 3-4 with a double and homer, Miguel Rojas was 3-4 with a double, Daryl Jones was 2-4 with a double, Cody Puckett hit his second homer.
Chad Reineke threw 6.2 innings of 5 hit, 3 run baseball with 2 walks and 4 strikeouts. Nick Christiani threw a scoreless inning and Jordan Smith got the save (10) with an inning and a third of hitless relief.
Josh Fellhauer went 4-4 with a double, Brian Peacock went 2-4 with a double, Ryan LaMarre went 2-5.
J.C. Sulburan had a hard time finding the plate, walking 8 batters (but only giving up 2 hits) while giving up 3 runs in 5 innings. He did strike out 7. He took the loss (5-5). Drew Hayes, Wirfin Obispo, and Chris Manno all threw scoreless innings of relief.
Visalia 5 – Bakersfield 4 10 innings
No one had more than one hit for the Blaze, Kurtis Muller had a double, Billy Hamilton stole his 91st base (also caught for the 18th time).
Chad Rogers started and threw 5 innings, 3 runs, 8 hits, a walk and 2 strikeouts.
Kyle McMyne threw a scoreless inning and Brooks Pinckard threw 2 (though he walked 5 in those two innings).Michael Griffin took the loss, allowing the winning run in .2 of an inning.
Ryan Wright went 3-4 with 2 doubles, Kyle Waldrop went 2-3 with a walk, Juan Perez went 2-5.
El’Hajj Muhammad threw 2 scoreless innings of relief, but did allow 2 hits and 2 walks.
Spencer Dickinson went 3-4 with a double, Carlos Sanchez went 2-5.
Ismael Gullion started and threw 4 innings, allowing 4 hits and 1 run. He walked 2 and struck out 6. Bennett Klimesh thew 1.1 scoreless innings, and Matt Wiley picked up his 3rd save of the young season with a scoreless 9th.
Rehabbing Denis Phipps went 2-5, and rehabbing Donald Lutz went 1-3. Avain Rachal went 3-4 with a double, Ronald Bueno went 2-5.
Wandy Peralta went 4 innings of relief, allowing 1 unearned run on 2 hits, walking 3 and striking out 5. Abel De Los Santos threw a scoreless inning.