Thursday, August 9, 2012

MINOR details 8/8/12: Billy Hamilton nearing steals record

He's close to 145.
Bats (47-72), 3rd place International League West, 24.0 GB
-Pedro Villarreal (L 3-9, 4.12) allowed four earned runs, three earned, in 4.1 innings to take the loss. Travis Webb threw a scoreless inning.
-3B Henry Rodriguez drove in a run. RF Felix Perez went 2-3, with a solo home run (4) and two runs scored. C Brian Peacock was 2-3, with a two-run homer (2).

Blue Wahoos (58-57, 24-22), 3rd place Southern League South, 2.0 GB
-Chad Rogers (W 2-0, 0.82) struck out six over six shutout innings. Drew Hayes threw two perfect innings of relief. Justin Freeman tossed a scoreless inning to finish the shutout.
-SS Billy Hamilton went 2-4, with two runs and three steals (27, 131). He's 15 shy of breaking the record. CF Bryson Smith, LF Donald Lutz, and C Mark Fleury each collected an RBI.

Blaze (61-54, 20-25), 4th place California League North, 5.0 GB
-Tim Crabbe (W 3-0, 3.34) had nine strikeouts in 6.2 innings, while allowing just one earned run to get the win. Kyle McMyne got his sixth save with a perfect inning.
-2B Ryan Wright was 3-4, with a two-run shot (1) and two runs scored. 3B Travis Mattair, RF Steve Selsky, and LF Juan Duran each knocked in a run.

Dragons (49-66, 19-26), Last place Midwest League Eastern, 8.0 GB
-Stalin Gerson went six innings, allowing two earned runs, one earned, and struck out seven. Dan Jensen (W 6-9, 5.42) earned the win with three innings of scoreless relief. El’Hajj Muhammad closed the game and got the save (2).
-DH Yorman Rodriguez had two hits, with a double and an RBI. RF Kyle Waldrop was 3-5, with two RBI and a run. 1B Sean Buckley also drove in a run.

Mustangs (30-19, 9-2), 1st place Pioneer League North 1.0 up
-Andrew Cisco (W 2-0, 3.74) pitched five innings, giving up one earned run and striking out five. Matt Wiley got his fifth save.
-CF Beau Amaral went 3-5, with an RBI. 3B Seth Mejias-Brean drove in a run. RF Jeff Gelalich was 2-4, with an RBI and two runs scored. 2B Taylor Wrenn went 3-3, with an RBI.

Reds (13-25), 3rd place Arizona League Central, 9.5 GB
-Luke Moran surrendered four runs, three earned in 2.1 innings. Michael Salter (L 3-1, 2.57) also gave up four runs, three earned, over his 4.1 innings to take the loss. Vaughn Covington hurled 1.1 scoreless innings.
-SS Brent Peterson drove in a run and scored two. Tanner Rahier collected an RBI. C Daniel Paula was 2-4, with an RBI and a run.

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