Nashville was doubled up by Fresno 8-4 in game one of their doubleheader. Ariel Pena started but didn’t make it out of the second inning, allowing six runs in 1.1 innings. Alfredo Figaro and Billy Buckner combined to work 4.2 scoreless innings of relief. Matt Clark and Irving Falu each walked, singled and homered while Logan Schafer singled to keep his hitting streak alive.
The Sounds shut out Fresno in game two as Taylor Jungmann worked six scoreless to earn his eighth win. Dustin Molleken finished up with a scoreless seventh. Jason Rogers homered and drew a pair of walks. Adam Weisenburger also hit a home run while Hunter Morris, Eugenio Velez and Matt Clark each added two home runs.
Jackson scored a pair of unearned runs as they nipped the Stars 3-2. Brent Suter was charged with the loss after going 5.2 innings and giving up two runs, one earned. Robinzon Diaz went 2-for-4 while Yadiel Rivera added a double and Josh Fellhauer singled and walked in four plate appearances.
The Manatees playoff hopes took a hit as they dropped a slugfest to Tampa 10-6. Jorge Lopez started and took the loss, going four innings and giving up eight runs. Nathan Orf had two hits and two walks in five plate appearances. Orlando Arcia and Mike Garza each went 2-for-4 with a double and Michael Reed had two hits in five at bats.
Wisconsin fell to Peoria 3-1 as Tristan Archer allowed three runs over six innings and suffered his sixth loss of the year. Barrett Astin followed with two scoreless. Clint Coulter led the offense, going 2-for-4 with his 20th home run of the season. Jose Pena also collected two hits in four at bats.
Helena was shut out by Great Falls 2-0. Josh Uhen started and went six innings. He gave up two runs and was tagged with the loss. J.B. Kole worked the final two scoreless innings. Alan Sharkey went 2-for-3 with a walk and a double. Francisco Castillo, Dustin DeMuth, Tucker Neuhaus and Edgardo Rivera each added a single.
AZL BREWERS, AZL Indians PPD (Rain)
The Brewers and the Indians were postponed due to rain on Thursday night. No word yet on when/if the game will be made up.
The Blue Jays scored a run in the bottom of the ninth to send the Brewers to their seventh straight loss. Joan De La Cruz started and went 5.2 innings. He allowed two runs, one earned, while striking out 11 batters. Carlos Luna followed and took the loss after allowing two runs over the game’s final three innings. Yerald Martinez had a single, double and a pair of walks. Juan De Los Santos added a single, double and a walk and Julio Mendez went 2-for-5 out of the leadoff spot.