Charlotte 6, Durham 3. Ben Hendrickson gave up 2 runs (1 earned) in 5 innings and dropped to 3-3…Dan Johnson was 1-4 with a double and 2 RBI…Reid Brignac did not play.
Tennessee 3, Montgomery 2. Richard de los Santos allowed 3 runs (1 earned) in 6 innings…Ronnie Merrill had 3 singles in 4 at bats…Rashad Eldridge was 2-4 with a double…Rhyne Hughes and Chris Nowak had RBIs.
Tampa 5, Vero Beach 1. Heath Rollins picked up his 3rd loss in 5 decisions, getting touched for 4 runs in 7 innings on 5 hits and a walk…Wade Townsend face 4 batters in his first action since being demoted to Columbus to work on his mechanics. He allowed one hit…No batter had more than 1 hit and Matt Fields drove in the only run.
Augusta 13, Columbus 2. Glenn Gibson drops to 1-6 after allowing 5 runs (3 earned) in 5 innings. He did not strike out a batter…Greg Sexton was 3-4 and Mike McCorkick hit his 2nd home run.
NOTES FROM DOWN ON THE FARM…
- Andy Cannizaro cleared waivers after being DFA’d by the Rays and has accepted his assignment to Durham.