Triple-A: New Orleans Zephyrs
W 1-0 vs. Memphis Redbirds
Kevin Kouzmanoff, 3B: 0-for-3, 2 SO
Kyle Jensen, LF: 2-for-3, R, HR, SO
Jared Rogers, SP: 6.2 IP, 5 H, BB, 3 SO
Chris Hatcher, RP: 1.0 IP, 2 SO
The only run of the game came from a Kyle Jensen solo homo run in the second inning. The homer accounted for Jensen's 26th home run this year. After a poor July, Jensen has turned around his season in August, hitting .272/.310/.543.
Double-A: Jacksonville SUns
W 9-0 @ Montgomery Biscuits
Brent Keys, RF: 0-for-5, BB, SO
Jacob Realmuto, C: 0-for-2, 3 R, 3 BB, 2 SO
Derek Dietrich, 2B: 3-for-5, 2 R, HR, SO
Bryan Evans, SP: 9.0 IP, 2 H, BB, 9 SO
The Suns played great all-around baseball, walking a whopping seven times off Enny Romero. Bryan Evans pitched one of his best starts of the year, finishing with a complete game shutout. Derek Dietrich's multi-hit night raised his Double-A line to .267/.379/.507.
High Class A: Jupiter Hammerheads
W 4-1 @ Bradenton Marauders
Ryan Fisher, 3B: 2-for-3, R, 2B, BB, SO
Austin Nola, SS: 2-for-3, 3B
Jake Esch, SP: 6.0 IP, 5 H, R, 3 BB, 5 SO
At times, the Bradenton defense was the team's own worst enemy, making mistakes in critical situations that led to runs. Noah Perio reached on a fielding error in the fourth, allowing Ryan Fisher to score.
Low Class A: Greensboro Grasshoppers
No game scheduled
Short-Season: Batavia Muckdogs
Carlos Duran, 1B: 2-for-4, R
Adam Westmoreland, SP: 4.0 IP, 4 H, 4 R, 2 ER, BB, 5 SO, HR
The GCL Marlins played a sloppy game, mustering only one run after falling behind by five runs, which was partly the result of three errors.