Triple-A: New Orleans Zephyrs
W 5-3 vs. Omaha Storm Chasers (Completion of suspended game)
Gorkys Hernandez, CF: 2-for-3, BB
Kevin Mattison, LF: 2-for-3, R, SO
Paul Gran, 3B: 2-for-3, 2 R, 2B, 3B
Doug Mathis, SP: 1.0 IP
Matt Neil, RP: 6.0 IP, 7 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 3 SO, HR
Paul Gran hit his sixth double and first triple of the season, raising his slash line .172/.243/.297.
W 5-4 vs. Omaha Storm Chasers
Ben Lasater, 1B: 3-for-3
Rob Waite, SP: 2.0 IP, 4 H, 3 R, 3 ER, BB, 3 SO
After falling behind 3-0 early on, the Zephyrs offense drew plenty of walks and took advantage of errors by the Storm Chasers in order to come back. New Orleans scored five runs without an extra-base hit the entire game.
Double-A: Jacksonville Suns
L 0-3 vs. Birmingham Barons
Christian Yelich, CF: 0-for-4, SO
Jake Marisnick, LF: 0-for-4, SO
Jacob Realmuto, C: 0-for-3, 2 SO
Robert Morey, SP: 7.0 IP, 5 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 3 BB, 3 SO
Christian Yelich has cooled off considerably in the past week, batting .147 in his last eight games. His season line has fallen to .287/.352/.581. Yelich has struck out in 24.8 percent of plate appearances this year - far more than last year's 19.0 percent rate.
High Class A: Jupiter Hammerheads
L 1-2 vs. Palm Beach Cardinals
Logan Morrison, DH: 1-for-3, BB
Nathan Eovaldi, SP: 5.0 IP, 4 H, R, ER, 5 SO
After missing two months with inflammation in his right shoulder, Nathan Eovaldi pitched in his first rehab start yesterday. The 23-year-old pitched effectively, striking out five batters and walking none.
Logan Morrison also made his fifth rehab appearance in Jupiter. He has hit .211/.348/.211 in 23 plate appearances.
Low Class A: Greensboro Grasshoppers
W 3-2 vs. Delmarva Shorebirds
Mason Hope, SP: 5.0 IP, 3 H, BB, 3 SO
Although he didn't strikeout many batters, Mason Hope showed much better control than in his last start against Hagerstown. He pitched his first start of the year without allowing a run to score. Hope's ERA fell to 5.45.