Durham 3, Rochester 2. Carlos Hernandez allowed only 2 unearned runs in 6 innings on 4 hits and a walk. He struck out 1…Justin Ruggiano was 2-4 and is now hitting .253 while Matt Joyce was 1-4 and is hitting .313.
Montgomery 6, Jacksonville 5. Jason Cromer, who may be headed to triple-A soon to replace David Price, pitched 7 strong innings, allowing 1 run on 3 hits and 2 walks. He struck out 4…Eddie Morlan was roughed up, allowing 3 runs in 1.1 innings as the Biscuits nearly blew a 6-1 lead…Rhyne Hughes went 0-5 with 3 strike outs and now has struck out 66 times in 45 games including 7 in his past 3 games (13 at bats)…Desmond Jennings did not start but was a defensive substitution in the 9th inning.
Charlotte (no games scheduled).
Charleston 4, Bowling Green 1. Michael Jarman made his sixth start, and was touched for 4 runs (1 earned) in 4 innings. He struck out 6, but allowed 2 home runs…Tim Beckham was 2-3 with a double and a walk. He is now hitting .313 with 40 strikeouts, 11 walks and a .354 wOBA.
Notes from Down on the Farm…
- Wade Davis was named the IL Pitcher of the Week. [Rays Prospects]