Norfolk 7, Durham 14 – Box Score
- Brandon Snyder went 0 for 5 with 2 strikeouts.
- Scott Moore went 0 for 4.
- Rhyne Hughes went 1 for 4 with 2 runs.
- Josh Bell went 1 for 4 with a run, an RBI and a strikeout.
- Troy Patton pitched .1 inning, allowing 6 hits, 2 home runs and 6 runs (5 ER). He walked 1 batter and struck out 2.
Analysis: Snyder and Bell continue their struggles, Bell now has 9 strikeouts and no walks. I don’t need to comment on Patton’s start.
Akron 2, Bowie 4 – Box Score
- Ryan Adams went 1 for 3 with a double and a walk.
- Caleb Joseph went 0 for 3 with an RBI and a strikeout.
- Pedro Florimon Jr. went 2 for 4 with 2 RBI and a strikeout.
- Ryohei Tanaka pitched 6 innings, allowing 5 hits and 2 ER. He walked 1 batter and struck out 2.
- Eddie Gamboa pitched 2 scoreless relief innings, allowing 1 hit. He walked 1 batter and struck out 2.
- Wilfrido Perez pitched 1 inning, allowing 2 hits. He struck out 1 batter.
Analysis: Florimon got back on track, he had 2 hits tonight, and 2 total before tonight.
Lynchburg 5, Frederick 2 – Box Score
- Xavier Avery went 0 for 4.
- Kyle Hudson went 0 for 2 with a run, a walk and a strikeout.
- Ronnie Welty went 0 for 2 with a run, 2 walks and 2 strikeouts.
- L.J. Hoes went 1 for 4 with an RBI.
- Billy Rowell went 1 for 3 with a run, a home run, 1 RBI, a walk and a strikeout.
- Brandon Cooney pitched 1 inning, allowing 3 hits and 1 ER. He struck out 1 batter.
Analysis: Avery and Hoes had to cool off eventually, right? Welty picked up his first 2 walks of the season, and now has 2 walks and 8 strikeouts.
Hagerstown 15, Delmarva 2 – Box Score
- Justin Dalles went 1 for 3.
- Garabez Rosa went 1 for 3 with an RBI.
- Tyler Kolodny went 1 for 3 with a home run, a walk and a strikeout.
- Jesse Beal pitched 5 innings, allowing 8 hits and 5 ER. He walked 2 batters and struck out 2.
Analysis: Beal couldn’t follow up his Delmarva debut, but he’ll be back. Two walks in one game is actually extremely rare to see from him.
Game previews for tomorrow:
|Norfolk Tides||Durham Bulls||Away||5:05 PM||Brandon Erbe|
|Bowie Baysox||Akron Aeros||Away||1:35 PM||Tim Bascom|
|Frederick Keys||Myrtle Beach Pelicans||Home||2:00 PM||N/A|
|Delmarva Shorebirds||Greensboro Grasshoppers||Away||7:05 PM||Tony Butler|
Oliver Drake was placed on the DL, so he won’t be starting the game. It’s not clear who is starting in his place.