Triple-A: New Orleans Zephyrs
L 1-8 @ Las Vegas 51s
Alex Burg, 3B: 2-for-4, BB
Kyle Jensen, RF-LF: 0-for-4, 2 SO
Brad Hand, SP: 3.2 IP, 7 H, 6 R, 5 ER, 3 BB, 3 SO
25-year-old Alex Burg was aggressively promoted from high Class A to Triple-A, where he has performed nicely in his first week, batting .333.
Double-A: Jacksonville Suns
High Class A: Jupiter Hammerheads
L 5-7 vs. Charlotte Stone Crabs
Alfredo Lopez, LF: 3-for-4, R, BB, SO
Jake Esch, SP: 5.0 IP, 5 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 3 BB, 3 SO
Reliever Kevin Cravey imploded in dramatic fashion during the seventh inning, surrendering five runs almost entirely off singles.
Low Class A: Greensboro Grasshoppers
L 1-10 @ West Virginia Power
Colin Moran, 3B: 0-for-4, SO
Austin Brice, SP: 0.2 IP, 4 H, 9 R, ER, 2 BB, SO
Sometimes box scores are very weird. This was one of those days, as Austin Brice was pulled after less than inning. The Power scored nine runs while he was on the mound, yet only one was charged as an earned run thanks to an error.
Short-Season: Batavia Muckdogs
L 2-4 vs. Jamestown Jammers
J.T. Riddle, 3B: 2-for-3, BB
Jarlin Garcia, SP: 5.0 IP, 2 H, 7 SO
Jarlin Garcia delivered an excellent scoreless start for the Muckdogs, but the bullpen and defense couldn't hold the slim lead.
Rookie: GCL Marlins
L 2-3 @ GCL Nationals
K.J. Woods, LF: 1-for-3, 2 R, HR, BB, 2 SO
Adam Westmoreland, SP: 3.0 IP, 4 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 2 SO, HR
K.J. Woods homered for the first time in more than a month of professional baseball, raising his season line to .222/.331/.287.