Homer "Batman" Bailey kicked off his rehab last night in Louisville. Bailey pitched 1 inning where he threw 25 pitches and gave up 2 earned on 2 solo dingers. He also struck out a batter. Amir "BB" Garrett picked up after Bailey and shook off his first start in AAA by throwing 7 shutout innings. He allowed 4 hits, 2 walks, and struck out 5. Yay. Brandon "Tim" Allen was 3 for 4 and Seth Mejias-Brean was 2 for 3.
Daniel Wright will pitch tonight at 7:05 PM EST.
This game got out of hand late and was ended early. There is no mercy rule, but there is rain. Still, good job on ending this one. "Double" Barrett Astin started this one. He gave up 5 earned runs in 4.1 innings. He allowed 6 hits, 3 walks, 3 strikeouts, and a dinger. Kyle McMyne gave up 7 runs in an inning. Sebastian "Lizard People" Elizalde was 1 for 3 with a double.
Tyler Mahle will pitch tonight at 6:30 PM CT
Seth Varner could have been better in this one. He gave up 4 earned runs in 6.2 innings while allowing 7 hits, 1 walk, 5 strikeouts, and a homer. Jimmy "Get A Brain" Moran pitched 1 scoreless with a K, El'Hajjy Muhammad pitched 1.1 scoreless with a K, and Jimmy "Sherbet" Herget pitched 1 scoreless with 2 strikeouts. He also picked up his 13th save of the year. The Tortugas had 14 hits in this one. Aristides "Horse Shit" Aquino was 3 for 5 with a double, RBI, and 2 runs scored. Brian "Beef" O'Grady was 2 for 4 with a double, dinger, RBI, and a run scored. Blake Trahan, Tanner Rahier, and Garret Boulware all had multi-hit games.
Ismael Guillon pitches tonight at 7:00 PM EST.
Jacob "Constantinople" Constante got the start in this rare victory for the Dragons. He pitched 6 scoreless innings while allowing 4 hits, 1 walk, and striking out 4. Jesus "Saves" Reyes picked up his first save of the year. One victory was secured and brought to the promised land as he pitched 3 innings of scoreless ball with 4 strikeouts. Luis "Yankee Killer" Gonzalez was 2 for 4 with a double, 3 RBI, and a run scored. Reydel "Heydel" Medina was 2 for 5 with a RBI, and Zack "Agent Of" Shields was 2 for 4 with a double and a RBI.
Ty Boyles will pitch tonight at 7:05 PM EST
Uhm, Antonio "Sizzlin'" Santillan who the hell do you think you are? Holy Shit. 2 runs were scored on Santillan in 4.2 innings. Get this, though. He struck out 12 batters. He walked 1. He gave up 4 hits. 4.2 innings means he retired 14 batters. Twelve of those were by strikeout. 85% of his putouts were via making the other batter miss the baseball three times. Holy shit. Jesse "James" Adams pitched 1.1 scoreless with 3 Ks, Junior Arias pitched 1 scoreless with a K, and Jesse "Engine" Stallings pitched 2 scoreless while allowing 2 hits, 2 walks, and 2 strikeouts. Cassidy Brown was 3 for 4 with 2 runs scored and a walk. Satchel "Paige" McElroy was 2 for 4 with a double, run scored, and 3 RBI. Mitch Pitanik "Basket", Taylor "TT" Trammell, and Alejo Lopez also had multi-hit games.
Andrew Jordan pitches tonight at 7:00 PM MT.
The AZL Reds did not play.