Syracuse 5, Durham 0. Those youngins are so impressionable. The Bulls decided to take after their counterparts at the big league level and threw 9 goose eggs up on the board. B. J. Upton went 0-3 with a walk and no errors. He is now batting .277. Jason Hammel was unable to work with all the run-support he received as he worked into the 7th and gave up 7 hits, 1 walk and 4 runs.
San Jose 5, Visalia 3. SS Reid Brignac, went 2-5, but had 3 strikeouts, and is now hitting .358. He also committed his 9th error of the season. James Houser got roughed up a bit as he gave up 5 runs in 4+ innings.
Peoria 3, SW Michigan 1…SW Michigan 2, Peoria 0. RF Garrett Groce went 2-5 yesterday with 2 doubles and is now hitting .338. In the first game Gregory Reinhard pitched well but dropped his record to 0-3. He worked 5 innings, giving up 3 hits, 2 walks and 2 earned runs while striking out 9. In the second game, Jeff Kamrath went 5 innings and surrendered only baserunners, both singles. He allowed no runs and struck out 3.