Minor League Player of the Day: Phillip Ervin (Dayton) – 2-4, HR, 2B, 1 Run, 3 RBI
Henry Rodriguez went 3-5 with a double while Nevin Ashley went 2-3with a double, walk, and scored the lone Bats run.
Greg Reynolds picked up only his 3rd loss of the season and saw his record drop to 11-3 overall on the year.Ã‚Â Reynolds went 6 innings, allowing 3 runs on 6 hits and 3 walks while striking out 7.
Mike Cosanzo led the Blue Wahoos in the victory by going 3-4 with a triple, 2 runs scored, and an RBI.Ã‚Â Tucker Barnhart had a single and a double in 4 at-bats.Ã‚Â He scored a run and added an RBI.
Tim Crabbe had a good day on the mound and at the plate.Ã‚Â Crabbe picked up the win by pitching 5 innings, allowing 2 runs on 7 hits and 2 walks.Ã‚Â He struck out 5.Ã‚Â At the plate, he went 1-2 with a double and 2 RBI.Ã‚Â Loek Van Mil picked up his 8th save by pitching a scoreless 9th inning.Ã‚Â He struck out 2.
Bakersfield 7 – San Jose 6
Ryan Wright and Juan Perez had 2 hits each in 4 at-bats.Ã‚Â Wright had a double, 2 RBI, and scored a run.Ã‚Â Perez would add a double and a run scored.Ã‚Â Juan Duran only had 1 hit but made it a homerun.Ã‚Â It came in the 4th inning and drove in 2 RBI.Ã‚Â It was his 14th homerun of the season.
Carlos Gonzalez allowed a run on 5 hits and a walk in 2.1 innings of relief but that was still good enough to pick up the win for the Blaze.Ã‚Â It improved his record to 3-2 on the season.Ã‚Â Michael Lorenzen allowed 2 hits, 2 walks, and struck out 2 in 2 innings pitched and picked up save number 2.
Dayton 9 – Lake County 7
Phillip Ervin went 2-4 with a double, homerun, run scored, and 3 RBI.Ã‚Â The homerun was Ervin’s 1st of the season for Dayton and was a solo shot in the 7th inning.Ã‚Â Sammy Diaz scored twice thanks to 2 singles in 4 at-bats.Ã‚Â Tanner Rahier went hitless for the Dragons in 3 at-bats but still scored a run and drove in 2 RBI.
Nick Travieso improved to 6-3 with the win.Ã‚Â Travieso allowed 4 runs on 5 hits and a walk in 6 innings pitched.Ã‚Â Nick struck out 6.Ã‚Â Joel Bender recorded his second save by going 1.2 shutout innings.Ã‚Â He allowed a hit and a walk while striking out 1.
Great Falls 10 – Billings 1
Jose Ortiz went 1-3 with a double and an RBI.Ã‚Â Not much else to see here.Ã‚Â Move along.
The AZL Reds were off on Friday.