Scranton 7, Durham 5. Tony Peguero made his 3rd start of the season and gave up just 2 runs in 5 innings. Peguero did struggle with his control, walking 4. Taking a cue from their major league counterparts, the bullpen blew a 5-2 lead in the 7th. Steve Andrade was unable to retire a batter and Jeff Ridgway gave up a grand slam. Rocco Baldelli was 0-5 in the second game of his rehab assignment. Baldelli did feel well enough to play center field. Joel Guzman hit his 9th home run.
[update: Rocco Baldelli may have reinjured his hamstring while batting. He is to be re-evaluated today]
Brevard County 7, Vero Beach 1. Mike Wlodarczyk struck out 7 in 5 innings. He allowed 3 runs (2 earned) on 5 hits and 3 walks. Offensively, the Rays managed only 3 hits. Rhyne Hughes was 1-4 with a double. He is hitting .338.
NOTES FROM DOWN ON THE FARM…
- Heath Rollins experienced an up-and-down first half, but his manager, Jim Morrison, says that with command of four different pitches , Rollins has the stuff to be good at any level.
- The Montgomery Biscuits were rained out on Monday and will play a double-header Today.