It took 10 innings to put a run on the board, but Louisville put on 4 of them to take a 4-1 victory over Indianapolis. Rookie “Volquez” Davis got the start and was very good, giving up no runs on 4 hits with 2 walks and 5 strikeouts over 6 innings. Jose Peraza had himself a monster game, going 3 for 4 with 3 doubles and 1 RBI. Carlos Triunfel was 3 for 5 with 1 RBI and Juan Perez also was 3 for 5 and had a double. Raffy “Taffy” Lopez was 1 for 4 with a run scored and Uncle Jesse Winker was 1 for 5 with 1 RBI. Dayan Diaz got the win with 3 scoreless innings out of the bullpen.
Up Next: Louisville is off tonight.
General Jackson Stephens got the start in this one and was not good. He gave up all 6 runs on 9 hits with no walks and 5 strikeouts over 4.2 innings. The bullpen of El’Hajj Muhammad, Evan Mitchel “Is Batman”, and Kyle “Won’t you be” McMyne each struck out a batter in their 3.1 innings combined in relief. Sebastian “Lizard People” Elizalde went 2 for 3 with 1 RBI and scored a run, Phillip “Phlervin” Ervin was 2 for 4, Brandon “Suck” Dixon was 1 for 4 with a double and 1 RBI, and Zach Vincej was 1 for 4 with the other RBI.
Up Next: Barrett “Woo Pig Sooie” Astin starts tonight at 7:00 PM CT.
Daytona was winning 2-0 last night when rain suspended the game. Aristides Aquino hit his 21st home run of the year in the game. It will be resumed as part of a double header today at 5 PM ET. Seth Varner gets the ball in the second game.
Holy shit, Dayton has a 5-game win streak. This time, it was due to the efforts of Antonio Santillan. He gave up only 1 hit and no runs while walking 3 and striking out 10 in 5.2 innings. More like Antonio Sit ‘em down if you ask me. I’ll be here all day. Alberti Chavez was 1 for 2 with a 2-run dinger that was the difference in the game. Brantley Bell was 2 for 4, Nick Senzational was 1 for 4, and Shane Mardirosian was 1 for 3 with a run scored. Ryan Hendrix struck out 2 and didn’t allow a base runner in 2 innings of relief.
Up Next: Ty Boyles starts tonight against Fort Wayne at 7:00 PM ET.
Moises “Bartman” Nova got the start and was solid, giving up only 1 hit and 1 run while walking 2 and striking out 3 in 5 innings pitched. The rest of the bullpen was not good, as they gave up the other 6 runs. Taylor Trammell had a big night at the plate, going 2 for 3 with 2 walks, a double, a triple, and 1 RBI. Colby Wright was 2 for 4 with a double and 3 RBI, Ty Blankmeyer was 2 for 4 with a double and 1 RBI, and Michael Beltre was 1 for 4 with a double and a walk.
Up Next: Max Wotell starts tonight at 7:15 PM MT.
The Baby Reds were off tonight and face the Baby Cubs, who are redundant, tonight at 7:00 PM MT.