Durham 8, Charlotte 4. Jeremy Cummings won his 2nd game in 2 starts. He gave up 2 runs in 5 innings. Fernando Perez, Justin Ruggiano and Chris Richard sparked the offense with 3 hits each. Richard had 2 home runs and srove in 5.
Montgomery 2, Tennessee 1. Rhyne Hughes scored the game-winner in the 9th on an error. James Houser started for the Biscuits and only allowed 1 run in 6 innings, despite walking 4.
Vero Beach 11, Palm Beach 3. Brandon Mann improved to 2-3 despite being roughed up for 10 hits and a walk in 6 inning. 3 runs scored. Chuck Tiffany pitched 1 inning and didn’t allow a run, but did surrender a hit and 2 walks. Garret Groce, Ryan Royster and Nevin Ashley each added 3 hits. Royster drove in 3.
Augusta 2, Columbus 1 (10 inn.). Augusta took the win on a wild pitch by Travis Barnett in the 10th…Alex Cobb started and worked 6 innings, allowing 1 run, striking out 3. Mike McCormick went 2-4 to raise his average to .221.
NOTES FROM DOWN ON THE FARM…
- John Sickels ranks the Top 30 prospects available in this year’s draft. He has Buster Posey #1 and Tim Beckham #2. [Minor League Ball]