Lehigh Valley 6 Louisville 5
Daryl Thompson (3-2) took the loss to the Iron Pigs giving up three earned and eight hits in 5.1 innnings, while striking out four. Jeremy Hermida was 3-5 with a home run and two RBI and Kris Negron also pitched in with two RBI of his own for the Bats.
MESO-WATCHO: Devin Mesoraco went 1-3, with an RBI and a walk. *Also, Ramon Hernandez was placed on waivers yesterday, so the MesoWatcho may be over sooner than we think if either a team places a claim on him and works out a trade with the Reds, or he clears waivers, in which case, Hernandez can be traded to any team.
Carolina 2 Jacksonville 1
Pedro Villarreal pitched seven innings of five hit, one run baseball and struck out four in a no-decision. Kyle McCulloch (6-6) threw two hitless innings to finish the game and get the win against the Suns. Cody Puckett and Josh Fellhauer picked up an RBI each for the Mudcats.
Rancho Cucamonga 12 Bakersfield 10
Derrik Lutz (1-2) was saddled with the loss giving up four Quakes runs in just a 1/3 of an inning. Alex Buchholz had a homer and two RBI, while Chris Richburg and Ryan LaMarre each knocked in two RBI as well for the Blaze.
Great Lakes 9 Dayton 3
Mitch Clarke (3-2) gave up five earned runs in 4.1 innings against the Loons to take the loss. Kurtis Muller, Donald Lutz, and Juan Duran accounted for the Dragons' three RBI.
Billings 13 Idaho Falls 9
Jason Braun (1-0) got the win against the Chukars in relief, pitching 3.1 innings of one run baseball. Mustangs' catcher Yovan Gonzales had a huge night going 3-5 with a homer and five RBI. Ryan Wright had a jackson and three RBI, and Junior Arias also had a homer and two RBI.
AZL Reds 7 AZL Dodgers 6
Justice French got a no-decision after striking out five in five innings and giving up three earned. Jim Moran (1-1) got the win in 1.1 scoreless innings of relief. Alejandro Chacin (11) pitched 1.2 innings for the save. Brennan May had a two run blast, while Brandon Dailey, Humberto Valor, and Matt Lentz each picked up an RBI.