Scranton WB 7, Durham 3.Chris Mason got roughed up in his second AAA start, giving up 5 runs on 7 hits and 3 walks in 5+ innings…Only 3 Bulls recorded hits, led by Jon Weber who was 3-4 with his 1st home run, a 2-run shot. He drove in all 3 runs.
Carolina 4, Montgomery 2. James Houser is making the most of his commuted suspension with his second straight dominating performance. Last night he pitched 5 shutout innings, allowing only 1 hits and 2 walks. He faced the minimum over the last 11 outs. In 10 innings this season, he has been touched for only 3 hits and 1 earned run. He has struck out 8 and walked 2.
Daytona 5, Vero Beach 2. Matt Walker allowed 4 runs in 4 innings on 8 hits.
Columbus 8, Savannah 3. Josh Johnson pitched 6 shutout innings, allowing only 2 hits, both in the first innings. He retired the last 15 batters he faced, 6 on strikes.
NOTES FROM DOWN ON THE FARM…
- All of the injuries to the Rays has taken it’s toll on the Durham Bulls who are playing short-handed right now. [The Times News]