Friday, the Bats fell to the Scranton Stranglers, 4-1. Tony "Sin City" Cingrani started the game and pitched very well (5 IP, 4 H, 0 ER, 1 BB, 6 K). Sam LeCure pitched 2 scoreless innings in relief. The offense had 8 hits but only scraped together one run. Jermaine "Lee" Curtis was 2 for 4 with the lone RBI. Yorman "Ourman" Rodriguez also had 2 hits in the game.
Saturday, the Bats got a little revenge with a 6-3 win. David "Mongo" Holmberg put together a good start (7 IP, 8 H, 3 ER, 1 BB, 3 K). All his runs earned game on one mighty homer. Jose De La "Come And I Wanna Go Home" Torre pitched 2 scoreless innings with 2 strikeouts. Ryan "LaMoney" LaMarre had the big game. He went 4 for 4 with 2 doubles, 2 run scored, a solo dinger, and 2 RBI.
Sunday, Louisville was lost, 7-1. Keyvius "Lay Down Your Hair" Sampson was roughed up (2.1 IP, 5 H, 6 ER, 4 BB, 1 K). Carlos "Mary Mary Quite" Contreras and Collin "Slide Down The" Balester has scoreless appearances out of the pen. Brennan Boesch and Ramon "Capybara" Cabrera were both had 2 hit games. Cabrera also had the lone RBI in the 9th inning and a walk.
Matt Buschmann starts tonight at 7:05 PM EST.
Pensacola Blue Wahoos
Friday, the Wahoos started off their weekend with a 6-5 victory over the Braves. Wandy Peralta didn't have a nice night (5 IP, 8, 5 ER, 2 BB, 4 K). However, his bullpen picked him up. Patrick "Star" Schuster and Miguel "Celestial" Celestino both pitched 2 scoreless innings with 2 strikeouts. Seth Mejias Band, Sean Buckley, and Marquez Smith all had 2 hit games.
Saturday, Pensacola was victorious again with a 3-1 victory. Daniel Wright got the start and was fantastic (8 IP, 9 H, 1 ER, 0 BB, 4 K). Zack Weiss closed out the final inning without giving up a run and striking out a batter. Uncle Jesse Winker and Marquez "Old Man" Smith both hit solo dingers.
Sunday was a rough day for the Wahoos of the Blue, losing 11-3. Timothy Adleman gave up 6 earned runs in 5.1 IP with 3 walks and 5 strikeouts. Jacob "Jingleheimer" Johnson was the only pitcher not to give up a run. Kyle Skipworth hit another home run, a solo shot in the 7th.
Josh Smith pitches tonight at 6:35 PM CST.
Friday, the Tortugas had their game banged because of rain. So, they played two on Saturday.
Game 1, Daytona beat the Jupiter Jockettys 2-0. General Jackson Stephens took the start and went 5 IP, 7 H, 0 ER, 1 BB, and 5 K. Joel "Shiny Ass" Bender and El'Hajj Muhammad finished out the shutout. Sebastian Elizalde was 2 for 3 with a double and Ronald "Muy" Bueno was 2 for 3.
Game 2, Daytona was on the butt hole side of a shutout, 6-0. Seth Varner put the Turtles in a hole they couldn't crawl out of (5 IP, 7 H, 6 R, 4 ER, 0 BB, 5 K). Ronald "Bullshit" Bueno was 2 for 2.
Sunday, Daytona climbed back on the winning horse with a 5-2 victory of Dunedin. Jonathon "Crawfish" Crawford had what is I think his first start outside of Arizona. It didn't go that well (2.1 IP, 1 H, 2 ER, 3 BB, and 4 K). Scott "Brat Pack" Brattvet pitched 3 scoreless inning in relief with 3 K, and Nolan Becker pitched 1.2 scoreless innings with 3 K.
Sal Romano pitches tonight at 6:30 PM EST.
Friday, Dayton was in West Michigan and lost, 4-1. Wyatt Strahan has had better days (6 IP, 4 R, 3 ER, 2 BB, 4 K). Jacob "Alister" Moody pitched 2 scoreless innings in relief. Jose Ortiz had the lone RBI on a 1 for 3 night, and was promptly released the next day. Sad face.
Saturday, the Dragons traveled to Ft. Waye and won, 8-2. Tejay "Tee Hee Jay" Antone pitched very well against the Tin Caps (7 IP, 6 H, 1 ER, 0 BB, and 4 K). The game ended early cause it was rainin'. Avain "Beats The Rain" Rachal had the big game with a 3 for 4 night with 3 runs scored, 2 doubles, and a RBI. Jonathan Reynoso was also 2 for 4 with 2 RBI.
Sunday, the Dragons were victorious once again with a 5-4 win. Junior Morillo started the game and gave Dayton what they needed (6 IP, 3 H, 0 ER, 2, 3 K). Jacob "Skip Disc" Ehret threw 2 scoreless innings. Shedric "Dong" Long was 2 for 3 with 3 runs scored, a double, triple, 2 walks, and a RBI. Pretty good day. Gavin "Deep In" LaValley was 3 for 4 with a double, run scored, and a RBI.
Tyler Mahle starts tonight at 7:00 pm EST.
Friday, the Mustangs played a double header.
Game 1, the Mustangs lost in 10 innings by a score of 7-2. Ty "Poppin" Boyles put together a good start (7 IP, 7 H, 2 ER, 0 BB, 3 K). Jimmy "Lee" Herget had a scoreless appearance. Reydel Medina hit a solo dinger, and Shane "Marzipan" Mardirosian had 2 hit games.
Game 2, the 'Stangs lost again, 6-4. Chef Jordan Ramsey didn't have a good start at all (0.2 IP, 4 H, 5 ER, 3 BB, 1 K). Solid Soid Marquez pitched 3.2 scoreless innings with 4 strikeouts. Tyler "Parameter" Parmenter pitched a scoreless inning. Brantley "Ring My" Bell was 2 for 4 with a double, triple, 2 runs scored, and 2 RBI. Kevin Garcia was also 2 for 3 with a walk and a RBI.
Saturday, Billings welcomed Grand Junction and let them win, 6-2. Franderlyn "That's Not a Name" Romero started and was solid (5 IP, 4 H, 2 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 5 K). Jake "Nick Miller" Johnson pitched 2 scoreless innings. Ed "Helms" Charlton was 3 for 4 with a solo homer. Brantley Bell and Shane Mardirosian both had 2 hit games.
Sunday, it took a ton of runs, but Billings finally won, 10-9. Most everyone pitched poorly, but Jimmy Herget pitched a scoreless inning. Brantley Bell went 2 for 4 with 2 doubles and 2 RBI, and Dalton "Coach" Carter was 2 for 4 with 2 doubles and 4 RBI. Bunch of other guys did things too.
TBD pitches tonight at 7:05 PM MT.
Friday, the Baby Reds played the Baby Angels and lost, 5-4. Wendolyn Bautista pitched 4.2 innings of 1 earned run ball. He struck out 4 and walked 1. Alexis Diaz also pitched a scoreless inning in relief. James Vasquez was 4 for 5 with a double, solo dinger, and 3 RBI. Blake Butler was 3 for 4 with a triple and a run scored.
They were still playing when I wrote this article last night and losing 3-0. Here is the box score. I may update tomorrow if I have time.