|Cingrani is a beast.|
-Jeff Francis (2-3) took the loss, allowing five earned runs in 6.1 innings for the Bats (9-18). Carlos Fisher finished the final 1.2 innings of the game letting two earned runs score.
-CF Denis Phipps had a double and two RBI. RF Bill Rhinehart was 2-4 with a solo home run, two RBI, and two runs scored. PH Kris Negron had a pinch-hit RBI.
The game between the Pensacola Blue Wahoos (12-14) and the Jackson Generals was postponed due to rain and will be made up Thursday as part of a double-header.
Bakersfield 7 Lancaster 2
-The Blaze (15-10) got back to their winning ways Wednesday. Tony Cingrani (3-1) lowered his ERA again to 0.32 by giving up no runs over five innings, while striking out nine. Curtis Partch struck out the side in the eighth and Brian Pearl threw a scoreless ninth.
-Oddly, SS Billy Hamilton was the only Blaze player not to get a hit, but he still managed to swipe his 30th base of the season. 2B Devin Lohman and LF Donald Lutz both smacked solo shots. RF Andrew Means added a two-run homer. CF Bryson Smith had two hits and two RBI. 1B Stephen Hunt had a double, a triple, and an RBI.
Lake County 5 Dayton 3
-Justice French (3-2) surrendered five total runs, four earned, on 10 hits in five innings for the Dragons (12-14). Brooks Pinckard and Jimmy Moran each tossed two scoreless innings.
-2B Ryan Wright had a triple and a solo homer, finishing with two RBI. 3B Junior Arias had a double and an RBI. 1B Sean Buckley added two hits.