Charlotte 8, Durham 3. Carlos Hernandez allowed 5 runs in 4.2 innings and has now given up 15 runs in his last 13.1 innings…Reid Brignac was 2-4 with an RBI…Matt Joyce was 0-4 with 1 K and Justin Ruggiano was 1-4 with 2 Ks.
Montgomery 3, Mississippi 1 (gm 1). Ryan Morse held Mississippi to 1 run in 5 innings on 2 hits a walk…Desmond Jennings will not be in double-A long if he keeps this up. He had 3 more hits in 5 at bats and 2 more steals. He is now hitting .380 with a .418 OBP…Rhyne Hughes was 0-3 with 2 Ks and now has 17 in the past 8 games.
Montgomery, Mississippi (gm 2). Jason Cromer allowed just 1 run in 5 innings on 6 hits and a walk…And Desmond Jennings had 3 more hits in the night cap. He was 6-9 in the double-header to raise his average to .394…Rhyne Hughes was 0-2 with only 1 strikeout in the nightcap. A minor victory for him.
Charlotte 10, Jupiter 8. Jeremy Hall allowed 3 runs (2 earned) in 4 innings…Matt Fields and Cody Cipriano hit back-to-back home runs in the first as the Stone Crabs led 7-0 after 2 innings. It was the second night in a row that Cipriano homered.
Bowling Green @ Rome (ppd. rain).
Notes from Down on the Farm…
- The Durham Bulls are now accepting bids for the special Autism Awareness jerseys (with autographs) they wore last week. Players available include David Price, Jason Isringhausen, Matt Joyce, Reid Brignac, John Jaso and Wade Davis. [Durham Bulls]