Durham 11, Syracuse 5. Andy Sonnanstine improved to 4-1 with Durham after holding Syracuse to 3 runs in 6 innings on 7 hits and 3 walks. He struck out 2…Desmond Jennings went 0-4 with a walk…Elliot Johnson had 3 hits and drove in 3…Matt Joyce went 2-5 and Jon Weber went 4-5…Chris Richard hit his 20th home run.
Montgomery 3, Mobile 2. Aneury Rodriguez continues to pitch well, going 7 innings and allowing 2 runs on 7 hits and 1 walk. He struck out 4…Jose Lobaton went 2-4 with his 2nd home run…Cody Cipriano was 0-3.
Charlotte 3, Palm Beach 2 (gm 1). Jake McGee allowed 1 run in 1.2 innings on 2 hits. He struck out 1…Chad Bradford worked 1 scoreless inning in his first rehab appearance. He allowed 1 hit…Fernando Perez also made his first rehab start, played center, led off and went 0-3…Shawn O’Malley was 1-2 with 2 runs scored.
Charlotte 3, Palm Beach 2 (gm 2). Shawn O’Malley won it on a bases loaded single in the bottom of the 7th. He finished 2-4…Brian Flores allowed 2 runs in 4.2 innings…Fernando Perez did not play in the nightcap.
Bowling Green 5, Greenville 4. Frank de los Santos gave up 1 run in 5 innings, striking out 4 and walking none…Tim Beckham went 0-4 and Jake Jefferies was 1-4.
Notes from Down on the Farm…
- A profile of Elliot Johnson. [Durham Bulls]