Toledo 0, Rochester 8 (Twins)
Villarreal gave up 4 runs, 2 earned, in 3 2/3 innings to take the loss. Ryan Perry pitched a scoreless 9th inning, but allowed a walk.
It was a miserable night offensively. Although, Will Rhymes had a decent night as he went 1-3 with a walk.
Erie 8, Binghamton 2 (Mets)
Casey Crosby (LHP) started and was the winning pitcher after 6 2/3 innings. He managed to convert 11 base runners (6 BB, 5 H) into just 2 runs (1 ER). Both Wood and Ruffin looked good in relief as neither man allowed a run. Ruffin K’ed 2 batters in 1 inning of relief.
Rawley Bishop (1B) had a big game: 3-5, 2 R, 3 2B, 3 RBI. Michael Bertram also drove in 3 runs and went 2-5 from the plate.
Lakeland 4, Fort Myers 0 (Twins)
Victor Larez (RHP) pitched 7 innings. Over those innings, he allowed just 5 hits and 2 walks while striking out 5. Deservedly, he earned the win. In his last 17 innings of work, Larez has allowed just two runs.
Daniel Fields went 2-4 with 2 RBI. Lennerton and Garcia picked up an RBI each.
West Michigan 3, Quad Cities 5 (Cardinals)
This one was tied at 3 headed into the 8th inning. Then, Dan Gentzler (RHP) allowed the final 2 runs and took the loss. Ramon Lebron held the “DJ’s” scoreless after relieving Gentzler. Lebron allowed only 1 hit in 2 2/3 while K’ing 3. He’s got a .86 ERA thus far.
Nick Castellanos (3B) went 1-4 and drove in 2. Robert Brantly (C) had the other RBI after a 1-4 performance.