Louisville snatched defeat from the jaws of victory, falling 6-5 to Scranton, capped off by a 9th inning meltdown from Curtis "Beer Me, I'm" Partch'd (1 IP, 5 H, 4 ER, 1 K). Tim Crabbe danced around 7 hits and a pair of walks, striking out 7 in 6 scoreless innings before the bullpen gave it up. Kris Negron, yesterday's Rolaids relief star of the game, drove in 2 runs, going 2-4 with a triple. Hernán "The Conquistador" Iribarren went 3-4 with a double from the leadoff spot. Up Next: Chien-Ming Wang (4-4, 3.90 ERA) toes the rubber for the Bats at 6:35 ET.
Pensacola fell victim to an extra inning walk off at the hands of the Jr. Barves, losing 5-4 in 13 innings. Jon Moscot allowed 3 runs (2 earned) in 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 walks while striking out 5. The Wahoos small-balled 3 runs in the top of the 6th, where Brodie Green - who had the only multi-hit game for Pensacola - knocked a rally-starting single on a 3-4 night. Yorman Rodriguez went 1-3 with a triple. Up Next: Mikey O'Brien (2-2, 4.58 ERA) is still making starts for some reason at 8:00 ET.
Bakersfield had the only organizational win of the night, beating Visalia 6-4. Ben Lively had his worst start of the season, giving up 4 runs on 7 hits and 4 walks, striking out 6 in 6 innings. A bad start for Lively was bound to happen soon enough, so lets not fret about it, mmkay. Seth Mejias-Brean led the offensive attack, going 2-3 with a couple walks. Ryan Wright went 0-5. Up Next: Wandy Peralta (4-4, 4.56 ERA) faces off against the Rawhide at 10:00 ET.
Dayton got wiped out by the West Michigan Whitecaps, losing 8-1. Sal Romano blew a gasket, giving up 4 runs in 6 innings, striking out 5 and walking 1. Sebastian Elizalde had the only Dragons extra base hit, going 2-3 with a double. Jeff Gelalich and Sammy Diaz both had a pair of hits, but it was to no avail after all. Up Next: Ismael Guillon (3-0, 2.91 ERA) looks to harpoon the Whitecaps at 6:35 ET.