AAA: Durham Bulls - 6, Columbus - 3
James Houser gets the start, but only goes 4 IP, striking 3 out but also walking 3, giving up 3 runs. Jaso has another good game, going 2-3 with a double and a walk. Dewon Day gave up 1 ER in 2 innings of relief, and Randy Choate and Wilson Abreu combined for three scoreless innings.
Matt Joyce - 0-3, BB, 2 Runs
AA: Montgomery Biscuits - 9, Mississippi - 2
The story here is Jeremy Hellickson. Hellboy went 6 IP, striking out 9, walking only 1, but giving up 2 runs. Offensively, Desmond Jennings continues to be a fantastic tablesetter, going 2-3 with a 2B and a walk. Rhyne Hughes went 3-5 with a Home Run.
Other Notables: Matt Spring - 1-4, 2 Runs.
A+: Charlotte Stone Crabs - 2, Fort Myers - 1
Darin Downs, who the Cubs traded to us in July, Goes 6 shutout with 2 strikeouts. The Offense was led by Nevin Ashley and Ryan Royster, going 2-4 and 1-3 respectively.
A: Bowling Green - 1, Augusta - 3
DRaysbay Sleeper Favorite Joseph Cruz got the start, and went 3 IP, gave up 1 ER, with a 2:1 K/BB. Chris Andujar gave up the other two runs, while '08 Draft Picks Joshua Satow and Jamie Bagley finished the game out with a scoreless inning each. The only run for Bowling Green came on a Micheal Sheridan sac fly.
Jake Jeffries - 1-3, Run
Jason tweedy - 1-4