Durham 4, Columbus 2. Wade Davis picked up his 3rd win in 3 decisions, pitching 5 innings and allowing 2 runs. He allowed 6 hits and walked 3, while striking out 3…Jason Isringhausen made his first appearance for Durham and pitched a perfect 6th inning…Reid Brignac went 0-4 and Justin Ruggiano was 1-4 and is now hitting .195…Matt Joyce was 1-3 with a walk to raise his average to .311…Adam Kennedy had 2 singles in 4 at bats and is 5 for his last 8 and has hit safely in 5 straight.
Montgomery @ Mississippi (ppd. rain).
Ft. Myers 6, Charlotte 5. Charlotte led the game 5-0 but Ft. Myers tied it up in the 6th and won it in the bottom of the 9th on a sac fly after the leadoff hitter reached base on a strikeout/wild pitch…David Newmann struck out 5 and allowed 3 runs in 6 innings…Cody Cipriano hit his 2nd home run of the season, a 3-run shot in the 3rd.
Rome 10, Bowling Green 3. Shane Dyer took the loss with 4 runs in 6 innings…Tim Beckham had a triple in 4 at bats and drove in 2. He also committed his 3rd error in 2 games and has 6 on the season.
Notes from Down on the Farm…
- Triangle Offense got a first-hand look at Jason Isringhausen’s first appearance for Durham. [Triangle Offense]
Isringhausen’s body language gave every sign of intent not to be in Durham long, and in any case he can’t be: Minor-league rehab assignments are limited to 30 days for pitchers. If all goes well, he’ll be in Tampa soon;