A strong spot start by
Springer was 2x2 with 2 BB, 1 SB, 3 R, 1 RBI, and an exciting inside-the-park home run.
Marwin Gonzalez was 2x3 with 1 BB and 2 RBI. No, he has not been traded yet.
Corpus (21-15), 1.0 GB
The Hooks pen held things down for over seven innings, giving the bats time to pull out the 7-6 come back win over Midland. Seaton got rocked in 1.2 IP, giving up 6H/6R 1K:2BB. Theron Geith and Jonas Dufek each gave 2.2 scoreless IP with 3 K. Pat Urckfitz and Chia-Jen Lo added a scoreless 1 IP each to finish things up.
Preston Tucker was 1x4 with 1 BB, 2 R ,and 1 HR. Max Stassi went 2x4 with 1 HR and 3 RBI. Domingo Santana was 2x4 with a solo HR.
Man of the Match: Geith/Dufek/Urckfitz/Lo
Lancaster (23-14), 3.0 up
The JetHawks committed six errors (four by Carlos Perdomo) en route to a 7-5 loss to the Quakes. Kyle Hallock threw 4 IP and allowed 7H/4R (2 ER) with 3K:3BB. Michael Dimock went 3 IP, giving up 4H/3R (1 ER) with 2K:1BB. Cameron Lamb finished with 1 IP and 1 H.
DDJ went 2x5 with 1 SB, 1 2B, 1 R, and 1 RBI. Matt Duffy was 1x4 with a solo HR. Chris Epps went 2x4 with 1 BB, 1 SB, and 1 R.
Man of the Match: Delino DeShields Jr
Quad Cities (18-15), 4.5 GB
QC pitchers allowed 22 baserunners as the River Bandits lost 8-6 to Beloit. Chris Devenski threw 5 IP, allowing 10H/2R with 4K:1BB. Juri Perez went .2 IP and gave up 5H/5R with 1 BB. Gerardo Sanchez threw 2.1 IP and gave up 4H/1R with 2K:1BB.
Teoscar Hernandez was 2x5 with 1 2B and 2 R. Carlos Correa was 2x4 with 1 2B, 1 R, and 2 RBI. Rio Ruiz was 2x4 with 1 SB, 1 HR, and 3 RBI.
Man of the Match: Rio Ruiz
Tri-City (26-14) 3.5 up
The ValleyCats couldn't muster any offense as they lost 4-0 to Vermont. Adrian Houser threw 5 IP and gave up 7H/2R with 3K:1BB. Tanner Bushue went 2 IP and allowed 2H/2R with 2K:1BB. Patrick Christensen went the last 1 IP with 1 H.
Tony Kemp was 1x3 with 1 BB and 1 SB.
Man of the Match: Tony Kemp
Greeneville (23-12), 2.0 up
In a shortened, 7 inning game, the Astros lost 2-1 to Pulaski. Chris Lee went 5.1 IP and gave up 6H/2R with 5 K. Gonzalo Sanudo threw 1.2 IP.
Thomas Lindauer was 1x2 with 1 2B and 1 RBI.
Man of the Match: Thomas Lindauer
GCL Astros (14-16), 5.5 GB
The Astros lost 3-0 to the Tigers. Jose Montero threw 5 IP and gave up 4H/3R with 3K:5BB. Samil De Los Santos, Erick Gonzalez, and Zach Dando each threw a scoreless inning in relief, with De Los Santos striking out the side in his outing.
Yonathan Mejia was 2x4
Man of the Match: Samil De Los Santos, I guess
DSL Astros (24-23) 8.0 GB
One rough inning was all it took for the Astros to lose 4-2 to the Royals. Gerardo Juarez threw 5.2 IP, allowing 6H/4R with 5K:2BB. Geronimo Franzua went 2.1 IP, allowing 2 H with 1K:1BB.
Luis Payano was 2x4. Hector Roa went 2x4 with 1 2B, 1 SB, 1 R, and 1 RBI.
Man of the Match: Hector Roa