Jim Haley (Charlotte) led a 15 run outburst for the Charlotte Stone Crabs with two homers. Ronaldo Hernandez (Charlotte) added a homer. Shane Baz (Bowling Green) put up a solid 5.0 inning start.
Triple-A Durham Bulls (25-17)
The Durham Bulls had a scheduled day off.
Double-A Montgomery Biscuits (28-16)
The Montgomery Biscuits fell to the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp 5-1. Lucius Fox broke up the no hitter by Jacksonville pitchers with one out in the eighth. Robbie Tenerowicz led off the ninth with a double and scored on a wild pitch.
CF Josh Lowe: 0-for-4
RF Jesus Sanchez: 0-for-3, K, BB, CS (3)
3B Tristan Gray: 0-for-3, K
SS Lucius Fox: 1-for-3, K
DH Brendan McKay: 0-for-3, K
LHP Kenny Rosenberg (L, 3-1): 5.0 IP, 6 H, 4 R, 3 ER, 3 K, 1 BB
RHP Tyler Zombro: 1.0 IP, 0 H, 0 ER, 0 K, 0 BB
LHP Ivan Pelaez: 1.0 IP, 2 H, 1 ER, 0 K, 0 BB
LHP Matt Krook: 1.0 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 1 K, 1 BB
Class A-Advanced Charlotte Stone Crabs (23-21)
The Charlotte Stone Crabs offense exploded in a 15-3 victory over the Jupiter Hammerheads. Jim Haley hit two solo homers and Ronaldo Hernandez hit a three shot. Most of the damage was done in a eight run seventh.
2B Vidal Brujan: 2-for-3, 3B (3), R, K, SB (18)
SS Taylor Walls: 3-for-5, 2 R, RBI, BB
C Ronaldo Hernandez: 2-for-5, HR (3), R, 4 RBI, K
RF Moises Gomez: 1-for-5, 2 R, 2 K, BB
1B Jim Haley: 3-for-4, 2 HR (5), 3 R, 4 RBI, K, HBP
DH Garrett Whitley: 1-for-4, 2 R, RBI, BB, SB (3)
CF Tanner Dodson: 1-for-5, R, 2 RBI
3B-2B Zach Rutherford: 1-for-5, RBI, 4 K
RHP Joe Ryan (W, 1-1): 5.0 IP, 6 H, 3 R, 2 ER, 8 K, 0 BB
RHP Alex Valverde (S, 1): 4.0 IP, 3 H, 0 ER, 3 K, 1 BB
Class A Bowling Green Hot Rods (25-19)
The Bowling Green Hot Rods defeated the West Michigan Whitecaps 5-4. Shane Baz had a solid 5.0 inning start allowing two runs while striking out four and walking two. After falling behind 2-0 early the Hot Rods came back with single runs in the fifth and sixth innings to tie the game at two. In the bottom of the eighth the Whitecaps went ahead 4-2. The Hot Rods rallied for three runs in the top of the ninth on five singles including a RBI single by Wander Franco to plate the game tying run. Connor Hollis singled home the game winning run.
CF Michael Smith: 1-for-4, 2 RBI, 2 K
RF Tony Pena: 2-for-5, R, 2 K
DH Wander Franco: 2-for-5, RBI, K
1B Connor Hollis: 2-for-5, 2B (9), RBI, SB (3)
SS Ford Proctor: 1-for-3, R, 2 K, 2 BB
C Roberto Alvarez: 0-for-4, 2 K, BB
2B Osmy Gregorio: 3-for-4, 2B (4), 2 R, RBI, K
RHP Shane Baz: 5.0 IP, 4 H, 2 ER, 4 K, 2 BB
RHP Nicholas Padilla (W, 4-1): 3.0 IP, 3 H, 2 ER, 3 K, 2 BB
RHP Joel Peguero (S, 3): 1.0 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 0 K, 0 BB