Durham 1, Rochester 0. Wade Davis’ start wasn’t quite as good as David Price’s but at least he was allowed to stay up past curfew. Davis threw 93 pitches (61 strikes) en route to 6.2 shutout innings. He allowed only 2 hits and 1 walk, while striking out 3…Chris Nowak provided all the offense with his 2nd home run…Reid Brignac was 0-2 with a walk and Matt Joyce was 0-3.

Montgomery 5, Mississippi 4 gm 1Heath Rollins picked up his 4th win, allowing 2 runs in 5 innings…Rhyne Hughes hit a 3-run home run, his 13th and drove in 4…Desmond Jennings was 1-3 with a double.

Mississippi, Montgomery gm 2. Aneury Rodriguez struck out 7 in 5 innings, allowing 4 runs (3 earned)…Jason Perry was 1-2 with his 4th home run in 11 games…Desmond Jennings finished 1-2 with a walk and 2 runs scored. He also stole 3 bases, giving him 13 on the year.

Charlotte vs St. Lucie gm 1 (ppd. rain).

Charlotte vs St. Lucie gm 2 (ppd. rain).

Bowling Green, Charleston. Chris Andujar made his 3rd start, allowing 3 runs (2 earned) in 4 innings…Tim Beckham was 0-4…Jake Jefferies was 2-4 and hit his 4th home run.

Notes from Down on the Farm

  • Jeremy Hellickson is scouted by somebody that has actually faced him in a game. [Future of Fantasy]
  • Minor League Notebook takes a closer look at Desmond Jennings hot start. [Minor League Notebook]
  • Chris Richard was named the IL hitter of the week. [Durham Bulls]
  • Jeremy Hellickson, who is currently on the DL, is away from the team after his grandmother passed away this weekend. [Biscuit Crumbs]




  1. Rayhawk says:

    OK food for thought

    Put Kapler on waivers, and bring up either Joyce or Ruggiano..

    • i think that is the direction we are heading. if Maddon still wants Gross starting 3-4 games a week then it will be Ruggiano. otherwise it will be Joyce

    • Justin H says:

      I really like that move, Kapler hasn't done anything he's not even hitting lefties so why do they need him?

  2. Justin H says:

    Wade Davis or David Price? I still can't decide who I want in the majors, but I definitely want one of them replacing Sonny.


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