|Rochester||Lost, 10-8||@ Buffalo, 6:35 p.m.||Adon (1-3, 4.84) vs. Lawrence (1-3, 5.84)|
|Harrisburg||Won, 4-2||vs. Erie, 7 p.m.||Ale. Hernandez (0-0, 2.25) vs. Hurter (1-1, 2.35)|
|Wilmington||Lost, 7-4||@ Jersey Shore, 6:35 p.m.||Huff (2-1, 4.00) vs. Fowler (2-1, 3.33)|
|Fredericksburg||Lost, 6-0||vs. Columbia, 7:05 p.m.||Cornelio (1-2, 6.89) vs. Pazini (1-2, 3.03)|
Buffalo 10 Rochester 8
• Ureña 4⅔ IP, 8H, 6R, 6ER, 4BB, 5K
• Ferrer (L, 2-2; BS, 3) ⅔ IP, 2H, 4R, 1ER, 3BB, 0K, WP
• Kieboom 2-4, R, RBI
• Hill 2-4, R, RBI, SB
• Martin 2-4, 2R, 2B, 2SB, E
An 8-0 lead was too small for the Rochester pitchers to work with as Buffalo got six in the 5th and four in the 7th to clip the Red Wings, 10-8. José Ureña didn’t make it through five innings, giving up the aforementioned six runs on eight hits and four walks while somehow striking out five. Jose Ferrer got the dreaded blown-save-loss as he was charged with four runs (one earned) on two hits and three walks in 2/3rds of an inning. All eight Rochester runs came in the top of the 5th, with Travis Blankenhorn hitting a two-run shot and Franklin Barreto delivering an Earl Weaver special. Four Red Wings went 2-for-4, with Richie Martin adding a double and two stolen bases. Roster moves: OF Franmil Reyes, C Luis Torrens assigned from Washington (MLFAs); IF Wilson Garcia released.
Harrisburg 4 Erie 2
• Cuevas 3⅓ IP, 3H, 2R, 2ER, 5BB, 2K
• Alston (W, 1-2) 3IP, 2H, 0R, 0BB, 1K
• Sinclair (SV, 1) 2IP, 0H, 0R, 3BB, 3K
• Millas 2-3, 2B, BB, 2RBI
• Dunn 1-2, 2R, 2BB, 2SB
• Antuna 2-4, R, 2B, HR, 2RBI
Yasel Antuna’s 14th and 15th hits of the season were a double to tie and a HR to the put the Senators ahead en route to a 4-2 win. Michael Cuevas didn’t make it out of the 4th as he was charged with both SeaWolves runs on three hits and five walks. Garvin Alston picked up the win with three scoreless innings while Jack Sinclair worked around three walks in the 8th and 9th innings to get the save in his AA debut. Drew Millas and Jack Dunn combined to reach base six times with two runs (Dunn), two stolen bases (Dunn Dunn), and two RBI (Millas) to lead the Harrisburg offense. Roster moves: RHP Jack Sinclair promoted from Wilmington.
Jersey Shore 7 Wilmington 4
• Luckham 6IP, 9H, 4R, 4ER, 0BB, 4K, HR
• Diaz (L, 0-2) ⅔ IP, 0H, 1R, 1ER, 3BB, 1K
• J. Young 2-4, R, 3B
• Barley 1-3, R, SB(10)
Wilmington rallied for four in the 6th to tie the game but the ‘pen gave those runs right back in the 7th and 8th innings to drop this one, 7-4. Kyle Luckham pitched six full innings for the third straight outing but gave up four runs on nine hits (one HR). He walked none and struck out four. The loss went to Dannel Diaz who walked three and retired two in the 7th, with Todd Peterson letting in the deciding run while getting out of the inning, then two of his own in the next. Jacob Young single, tripled, and scored a run while Jordy Barley singled, scored a run, and stole his 10th base to pace the Blue Rocks offense. Roster moves: RHP Carlos Romero demoted from Harrisburg.
Coulmbia 6 Fredericksburg 0
• Susana 4IP, 1H, 1R, 0ER, 2BB, 5K,
• Marquez 2IP, 1H, 0R, 1BB, 2K
• House 1-3, BB, 2SB
• Cruz 1-3, 2CS(6)
Three Fireflies pitchers combined to shut out the FredNats for the first time this season, 3-0 on three hits. Jarlin Susana threw for four innings, giving up an unearned run on one hit and two walks while getting five whiffs. Brady House, Armando Cruz, and Sammy Infante each had a single while House stole two bases and Cruz was caught twice. Fredericksburg had just two runners reach second base (House and Cortland Lawson following the fourth of five walks in the bottom of the 8th) and left on five baserunners.