Lehigh 4, Durham 0 (11). Jason Cromer pitched 8 shutout innings, allowing just 2 hits and 2 walks. He struck out 5…Chad Bradford pitched 1 scoreless inning…Dale Thayer pitched the final 2 innings, and gave up 4 runs (2 earned)…Reid Brignac was 2-4 in his first game back in Durham…Matt Joyce was 0-5 and Justin Ruggiano was 1-5 with a double.
Montgomery 5, West Tenn 2. Chris Mason picked up his first win as a starter in what seems like 7 years. He allowed 2 runs in 5 innings…Eddie Morlan allowed a run in 1 inning but picked up his 4th save…Desmond Jennings was 2-4 with a double and 2 RBI and a walk. He also stole 2 bases and now has 24…Matt Fields was 0-5 with 4 strikeouts.
Charlotte 7, Lakeland 3. Scott Kazmir pitched 4.2 scoreless innings in his first rehab start, striking out 5 and walking just 1. He allowed 3 hits…Shawn Williams was 4-5 with 4 doubles. He had just 2 doubles in his first 30 games of the season. He drove in 4…Cody Cipriano was 1-4 with a double of his own…Shawn O’Malley was 3-4 with a walk and his 21st stolen base. He scored 4 runs.
Bowling Green 5, Lexington 2. Matt Moore had a no-hitter through 6.2 innings and was pulled after allowing his first hit, a single in the 7th. After walking the first batter he faced, Moore retired the next 15 batters, 7 on strikes. He finished with 10 Ks and 2 walks…Tim Beckham had a 2-run double in the 3-run 9th that broke a 2-2 tie.
Notes from Down on the Farm…
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