|The Bats are riding a season-high, eight-game winning streak.|
Bats (30-49), Last place International League West, 18.0 GB
-The Bats made it eight wins in a row. Chad Reineke (W 3-5, 4.19) tossed 6.2 innings of three-run baseball. Nick Christiani threw a scoreless inning. Jordan Smith got the save (10) with 1.1 perfect innings.
-CF Joey Gathright drove in one run. LF Cody Puckett hit a solo home run (2). RF Felix Perez went 3-4, with a double, a solo shot (3), and two runs scored. SS Miguel Rojas was 3-4, with a double, two RBI, and a run.
Blue Wahoos (37-37, 3-2), T-1st place Southern League South, --- GB
-J.C. Sulbaran (L 5-5. 4.32) took the loss, allowing three earned runs in five innings on two hits and eight walks. He did strike out seven. Drew Hayes and Wirfin Obispo each pitched a scoreless inning. Chris Manno tossed a perfect inning.
-SS Didi Gregorius had a hit and an RBI. C Brian Peacock went 2-4, with a double and an RBI. LF Josh Fellhauer finished 4-4, with a double.
Blaze (44-31, 3-2), T-2nd place California League North, 2.0 GB
-Chad Rogers went five innings, giving up three earned runs. Kyle McMyne threw a perfect inning. Brooks Pinckard pitched two hitless, scoreless innings, though he walked five. Michael Griffin (L 2-4, 5.33) was the losing pitcher, surrendering the winning run in the 10th.
-SS Billy Hamilton was 1-4, with a walk and a steal (91). DH Kurtis Muller had a double and drove in two runs. LF Theo Bowe collected a hit, an RBI, and a stolen base.
Dragons (30-44, 0-4), Last place Midwest League Eastern, 3.0 GB
-Tanner Robles (L 4-5, 4.56) was the losing pitcher, allowing five total runs, three earned, in five innings. El’Hajj Muhammad tossed two scoreless innings.
-SS Juan Perez was 2-5, with a run. 2B Ryan Wright finished 3-4, with two doubles, two RBI, and a run. 1B Nick O’Shea knocked in a run.
Mustangs (6-2), 1st place Pioneer League North, 2.0 GB
-Ismael Guillon struck out six over four innings, while giving up one earned run. Lucas O’Rear (W 1-0, 3.38) was awarded the win, though he gave up one earned run in 2.1 innings. Bennett Klimesh pitched 1.1 scoreless innings. Matt Wiley picked up the save (3) with a scoreless ninth.
-LF Jesse Winker had a hit, an RBI, and a run scored. DH Carlos Sanchez was 2-5, with an RBI and a run. 1B Robert Maddox drove in two runs on a hit. RF Spencer Dickinson was 3-4, with a double and two runs.
Reds (1-4), T-2nd place Arizona League Central, 3.5 GB
-Pedro Diaz (L 0-1, 12.00) gave up seven earned runs on 11 hits in just three innings. Wandy Peralta threw four innings of relief, allowing just one unearned run. Abel De Los Santos struck out the side in his one inning.
-SS Ronald Bueno had two hits, an RBI, and a run scored. 3B Tanner Rahier recorded an RBI. DH Denis Phipps went 2-5, with two RBI in a rehab appearance. LF Donald Lutz had a hit, also in a rehab appearance.