Durham 7, Norfolk 5. Wade Davis picked up his 9th win after giving up 2 runs in 6 innings on 5 hits and 3 walks. He struck out 3…Reid Brignac went 1-3 with a double, RBI, 2 walks and his 5th stolen base…Matt Joyce was 1-3 with a double and 2 walks…Elliot Johnson homered for the Bulls.
Huntsville 8, Montgomery 3. Brian Baker gave up 3 runs in 5 innings…Desmond Jennings went 1-5 and is now hitting .323. He did steal his 37th base…Cody Cipriano was 1-4 and is hitting .235 (8-34) in 10 games since being promoted.
Tampa 9, Charlotte 0. David Newmann dropped to 4-5 after giving up 4 runs in 4 innings…Shawn Riggans was 0-4 as the catcher…Shawn O’Malley went 0-4 with 2 strikeouts.
Bowling Green 3, Lake County 2. Bowling Green won on a suicide squeeze in the bottom of the ninth…Joe Cruz allowed just 1 run in 5 innings on 4 hits and 1 walk…Tim Beckham was 0-4 with a strikeout and committed his 33rd error.
Notes from Down on the Farm…
- The Biscuits loss was a team-record 7th straight. [Montgomery Advertiser]
- Profile of a minor league assistant GM that once played flag football while not wearing shorts. [Durham Bulls]