Triple-A: New Orleans Zephyrs
W 2-0 @ Sacramento River Cats
Thanks to A.J. Battisto and three relievers, New Orleans shutout Michael Choice, Michael Taylor, Grant Green and the rest of the Sacramento offense. Jake Smolinski had another nice day at the plate, while Gorkys Hernandez stole his 11th base of the season.
Double-A: Jacksonville Suns
No game scheduled
High Class A: Jupiter Hammerheads
L 4-8 vs. Daytona Cubs
Jake Esch, SP: 2.0 IP, 6 H, 5 R, 3 ER, 2 BB, 2 K
Jared Rogers, RP: 5.0 IP, 3 H, 2 ER, BB
Facing Javier Baez and Jorge Soler, among others, Jupiter failed to contain the Daytona offense. Austin Nola had a monster day at the plate, while others had no problem getting on base for Jupiter, but the Hammerheads stranded ten runners on-base.
Low Class A: Greensboro Grasshoppers
W 6-2 @ Hagerstown Suns
Jesus Solorzano, RF: 2-for-3, 2B, BB
Michael Main, CF: 1-for-5, HR (1), 2 RBI
Ramon Del Orbe, SP: 5.0 IP, 4 H, 2 ER, 2 BB, K
Greensboro exploded with a five-run third inning to defeat Hagerstown yesterday. Jesus Solorzano, who seems to be in a bit of a slump over the last two weeks, had two hard hit balls that both fell for hits. Greensboro improves to 18-26 with the win.