Triple-A: New Orleans Zephyrs
L 3-4 @ Las Vegas 51s
Jordan Brown, 1B: 3-for-4, 2B
Robert Morey, SP: 5 IP, 3 H, 2 ER, 4 BB, 2 K
New Orleans lost in Las Vegas on Tuesday 3-4. The 51s scored all four of their runs after the fifth inning. Jordan Brown did have three hits to boost his batting average to .307. New Orleans is now 61-63 on the year after the loss.
Double-A: Jacksonville Suns
W 4-1 vs. Birmingham Barons
Austin Barnes, C: 2-for-3, 2B
Anthony DeSciafani, SP: 7 IP, 5 H, 1 ER, 0 BB, 8 K
Arquimedes Caminero, RP: 2 IP, 0 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, 2 K, SV (5)
Despite only getting seven hits, Jacksonville scored four runs in route to their victory over Birmingham at The Baseball Grounds of Jacksonville on Tuesday night. Austin Barnes and Danny Black led the offense, each of them having clutch extra-base hits. Anthony DeSciafani was tremendous on the mound, walking none and striking out eight in seven innings pitched. He probably could have gone another inning, but Arquimedes Caminero came on and closed the door.
High Class A: Jupiter Hammerheads
L 1-3 vs. Charlotte Stone Crabs
Brent Keys, CF: 2-for-4, 2B
Ryan Fisher, 3B: 2-for-4, 2B
Josh Hodges, SP: 6 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 2 BB, 5 K
The Jupiter bullpen failed to hang on to a one-run lead when Josh Hodges left the game after throwing six one-hit innings. Hodges has allowed only one run in his last 19 innings pitched. Jupiter falls back to .500, at 60-60 with the defeat.
Low Class A: Greensboro Grasshoppers
W 5-1 @ West Virginia Power
Colin Moran, 3B: 1-for-4, 3 RBI
Cameron Flynn, LF: 3-for-5, 2 2B
Ramon Del Orbe, SP: 5.1 IP, 5 H, 1 ER, 1 BB, 2 K
Greensboro picked up a much needed victory over West Virginia, thanks largely in part to Colin Moran driving in three runs. Cameron Flynn had three hits, two of them doubles, to boost his rapidly increasing batting average to .314. Also of note, Jesus Solorzano stole his 32nd and 33rd bases of the season.
Short-Season: Batavia Muckdogs
No game scheduled.
Rookie: GCL Marlins
No game scheduled.