Games Played on 7/20/2013 Minor League Player of the Day: Billings 22 year old DH/OF Jon Matthews went 3-4 and hit his 2nd homer of the season. Matthews, the 8th round pick in 2011, is in his second year at Billings, last year going .179/.262/.259. Thus far this year, he’s hitting .235/.381/.382 with 12 stolen […]
Games Played on 07/02/13
Minor League Player of the Day: Billings 2B Avian Rachal: He went 3 for 6 with a HR, a 3B, a BB, and a SB.
Denis Phipps went 1 for 3 with his 5th HR. Emmanuel Burriss singled and stole second to account for the Bat’s only other hit in the game.
Chad Reineke got the loss as he went 6 IP and allowed 2 R on 6 H and 3 BB with 7 K. Trevor Bell added 1.1 IP of scoreless relief.
Donald Lutz, Marquez Smith, and Danny Vicioso each went 1 for 3 with a BB. Devin Lohman hit his 6th HR. Travis Mattair tripled.
Daniel Renken got no decision as he went 6.2 IP and allowed 2 R on 5 H and 3 BB with 5 K. Drew Hayes took the loss allowing 2 R over 1.1 IP of relief.
For Games played on June 30, 2013. Minor League Player of the Day: 21 year old, Billings right hander, Ben Lively had his second straight outstanding start. He threw 3 innings of 2 hit, shutout baseball, walking 1 and striking out 7. He’s thrown 13 innings, allowing 0 runs on 3 hits, 2 walks, and […]
Minor League Player of the Day: Marquez Smith (Pensacola): 2-4, HR, 2B, 1 RUN, 3 RBI
Henry Rodriguez provided most of the offense by going 2-4 with a homerun, 3 RBI, and a run scored. The homerun was a solo shot in the 1st inning for his 4th of the season.
Yohan Pino allowed 7 runs on 11 hits in 5 innings pitched. Pino did not walk a batter and struck out 6 in the loss. Yohan fell to 2-5 on the season. with a 3.81 earned run average.
The Blue Wahoos took a 7-1 lead after 4 innings and then held on in the end for a 1-run victory. Marquez Smith led the way with a 2-4 game including a homerun, double, 3 RBI, and 1 run scored. The homerun was his 2nd of the season. Devin Lohman was 2-3 with a homerun, single, and a walk. Lohman scored 2 runs and drove in 2. Travis Mattair only had 1 hit in 4 at-bats but it accounted for his 11th homerun of the year. Donald Lutz scored a run and drove in a run by going 2-4 with 2 singles in the contest.
Josh Smith improved his record to 6-6 on the season with the win. Smith allowed a run on 5 hits and a walk over 6 innings of work. He struck out 5 and lowered his ERA to 3.50 on the season.
Games Played on 06/25/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Dayton LF Jesse Winker: He went 3 for 4 with a 2B and a SB. AAA Charlotte 3 – Louisville 0 Mike Hessman and Kris Negron each doubled to provide two of the Bat’s three hits on the night. Armando Galarraga got the loss as […]
Minor League Player of the Day: Sammy Diaz (Dayton) went 3-4 with 2 singles, a double, and a walk. He scored a run and had 1 RBI. AAA Louisville 5 – Norfolk 3; Game 1 Denis Phipps had 2 doubles in 3 at bats and drove in 2 RBI. Corky Miller went 2-2 with a […]
Games Played on 06/03/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Louisville CF Billy Hamilton: He went 2 for 4 with a HR and a 2B. AAA Louisville 3 – Toledo 2 Billy Hamilton went 2 for 4 with a HR and a 2B. Hamilton’s two run inside the park HR in the 8th put the […]
Minor League Player of the Day: 24 year old, Pensacola backup catcher Danny Vicioso, went 3-5 and hit his first homer of the season. He drove in 3 runs. Vicioso started with the Reds organization as a 19 year old in the Dominican Summer League. Last year was his first time being promoted during the […]
Minor League Player of the Day: Michael Dennhardt, RHP for the Bakersfield Blaze, made his first professional start and threw 5 innings, allowing only an unearned run. He only gave up 4 hits and didn’t walk a batter. The 22 year old Dennhardt was the Reds 32nd round pick in 2011 and spent most of […]
Games Played on 05/14/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Louisville C Nevin Ashley: He went 4 for 4 with a HR and a 2B. AAA Louisville 8 – Charlotte 7 Nevin Ashley went 4 for 4 with a HR and a 2B. Emmanuel Burriss went 3 for 5. Felix Perez went 2 for 5 […]
Games Played on 05/13/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Louisville 3B Neftali Soto: He went 4 for 5 with a SB. AAA Buffalo 5 – Louisville 4 Neftali Soto went 4 for 5 with a SB. Billy Hamilton went 3 for 5 with 2 SB. Henry Rodriguez went 2 for 4 with a BB. […]
Games played on May 11, 2013 Minor League Player of the Day: 21 year old, Kyle Waldrop, outfield of the Bakersfield Blaze, went 3-4 with 2 homers (his 6th and 7th) and had a walk. Waldrop was the 12th round pick in 2010 from Riverdale HS in Ft. Myers, Florida. Waldrop is off to a […]