Springfield straight brought it to Corpus, holding the Hooks to a three-hit shutout, and winning 3-0. Henry Villar threw 5.2IP, 3H/0ER, 4K:3BB; Arcenio Leon allowed 3H/3ER, WP, and Edwin Walker threw 1IP, striking out two and allowing one hit. Freddy Parejo, Kody Kirkland, and Wladimir Sutil (just sent down from Round Rock) got the three hits, with Albert Cartwright and Koby Clemens drew walks.
Man of the Match: Henry Villar
The Legends briefly tied the game at 2-2 in the 6th, but West Virginia pulled away for a 4-2 win. Juan Minaya threw 6IP, 6H/2ER, 5K:1BB. Brad Dydalewicz took the loss after pitching to three batters in the 7th, in which he recorded no outs, walked one and hit two. Wander Alvino threw 2IP, 1H (and one run charged to Dydalewicz). Brenden Stines allowed 2H/1ER in 1IP. Grant Hogue and Jake Goebbert combined for four of the Legends' five hits, with Jiovanni Mier getting the other hit. Hogue, Mier, Miguel Arrendell all drew walks, while Our Boy Aaron Bray drew two walks. Ben Heath got your RBI.
Man of the Match: Juan Minaya
Day Game at the Joe yesterday, and Tri-City couldn't complete the sweep - Williamsport wins 5-2. Jake Buchanan allowed 6H/3R (2ER), 4K:1BB in 4.2IP. Jason Chowning allowed 1H/1ER, 0K:1BB in 1.2IP, Brandt Walker walked two and gave up a hit. John Frawley threw a perfect inning, and Adam Champion gave up two hits and two walks, leading to an earned run in 1IP. Ben Orloff, Mike Kvasnicka, Dan Adamson, Adam Bailey, and Wilton Infante had your hits. Bailey also drew a walk, and Orloff and Kvasnicka had your RBIs.
Man of the Match: Ben Orloff
Johnson City got some good pitching, defeating Greeneville 4-1. Gabe Garcia allowed 6H/3ER, 4K:1BB in 3.2IP; Travis Smink have up 2H/1ER, 1K:1BB in 3.1IP, and Phil Rorabaugh got the final three outs. Johnson City pitchers struck out 11 Gastros, walking none. Jonathan Merritt and Rafael Valenzuela had two hits each, with Jhonny Medrano and Marcus Nidiffer had your other two hits. Chris Wallace was responsible for the RBI.
Man of the Match: Jonathan Merritt