Toledo 4, Durham 3. Another strong start for Carlos Hernandez who suddenly looks like he is a major leaguer among boys. He struck out 9 and allowed only 1 run on 4 hits and 3 walks in 6.2 innings. In his last 4 starts, he has allowed 3 runs in 27.2 innings with 19 Ks and 6 walks.
Montgomery 3, Jacksonville 0. Brian Baker moved to the rotation for his first start and extended his scoreless streak to 25 after 6 scoreless innings…Desmond Jennings was 2-3 with a double and a triple. He drove in 2…Nevin Ashley was 0-3 in his second game with the Biscuits.
Daytona 6, Charlotte 3. Jeremy Hall gave up 4 runs in 5.2 innings to fall to 5-4 with a 4.68 ERA…The Stone Crabs managed only 5 hits.
Lexington 7, Bowling Green 3 (gm 1). Tim Beckham was 2-4 with a double and an RBI.
Lexington 9, Bowling Green 6 (gm 2). Tim Beckham went 0-4 while Mike McCormick was 1-2 with a walk.
Notes from Down on the Farm…
- Bulls GM Mike Birling discusses the recent shenanigans that broke out after he hinted on Twitter that two Bulls were being promoted to the Rays…In short, his Twitter news breaking days are over. [Durham Bulls]
- Five members of the Charlotte Stone Crabs were named to the FSL all-star team. [Biscuit Crumbs]
- Calvin Medlock was promoted to the Durham Bulls. Medlock was one of three players the Rays received from the Reds for Jorge Cantu back in 2007.
- Desmond Jennings has a challenger for title of faster member of the Biscuits. [Montgomery Advertiser]