|Despite Donnie Joseph allowing his first run and blown save, |
the Blue Wahoos were victorious in 12.
-Brett Tomko pitched another solid game for the Bats (10-21), striking out six over six innings and allowing two earned runs. Josh Judy (1-2) took the loss giving up two earned in 1/3 of an inning.
-2B Chris Valaika was 2-4 with a double, an RBI, and a run scored. RF Danny Dorn knocked in the other run.
Pensacola 4 Mississippi 3 (12 innings)
-It took 12 innings and seven pitchers, but the Blue Wahoos (15-16) prevailed. Tim Gustafson started and threw six innings of two earned-run baseball. Donnie Joseph allowed his first run of the season, and was charged with the blown save. Wirfin Obispo (1-0) got the win with two scoreless innings. Justin Freeman picked up the save getting the final out of the game.
-LF Cody Puckett had a solo home run, and finished with two RBI. SS Didi Gregorius and RF Josh Fellhauer both went 3-6 with a run scored. The run by Gregorius was an unearned run scored in the top of the 12th, proving to be the game winner. 3B Henry Rodriguez was 4-5 for the game.
Modesto 8 Bakersfield 4
-The Blaze (16-13) lost despite a quality start from Josh Smith (1-4). He yielded just two earned runs over six innings, while striking out six. Michael Griffin tossed a scoreless inning and Brian Pearl was perfect in his 1.1 innings of work.
-DH Bryson Smith was 2-4 with two runs. 2B Josef Terry had three hits and a run. LF Donald Lutz was 2-4 with a double and a three-run shot, finishing with four RBI.
Fort Wayne 11 Dayton 1
-The Dragons (12-18) got pounded Sunday, with starter Stalin Gerson (1-3) surrendering eight total runs, seven of them earned, on 10 hits over five innings. James Allen was perfect over 1.1, while Kyle McMyne fired off two scoreless innings.
-2B Ryan Wright was 3-4 with a double and a run. 1B Sean Buckley smacked the hit, that chased Wright home in the bottom of the first for the only run.