Nashville banged out 16 hits including four home runs and they cruised to victory over Sacramento. Michael Blazek started and earned the win, going 6.1 innings and giving up two runs. Jason Rogers went 3-for-4 with a double, a triple and a walk. Hunter Morris also had three hits, including a double. Matt Clark went 2-for-4 with a double, a home run and a hit-by-pitch. Jeremy Hermida was 2-for-3 with a walk and a home run and Sean Halton and Logan Schafer each added a homer.
Huntsville fell in extra innings as Mobile pushed a run across in the bottom of the 11th. Erik Komatsu reached base in five of his plate appearances, going 3-for-3 with a double and a pair of walks. Hector Gimenez homered and drew a walk in five trips to the plate. Jed Bradley started and went four innings. Tommy Toledo worked the final 2.2 innings and was tagged with the loss.
The Manatees scored four runs in the top of the ninth, then held on for a 5-4 win. Hobbs Johnson started and went 7.2 innings giving up two runs. Tyler Spurlin followed and gave up two runs in two-thirds of an inning but picked up the win. Jon Huizinga recorded the final two outs to earn his first save. Michael Reed led the offense, going 2-for-3 with a double, a triple and a walk. Tyrone Taylor, Cameron Garfield, Victor Roache, Garrett Cooper and Nathan Orf each added a base hit.
Beloit scored two runs in the seventh as they doubled up Wisconsin 4-2. Preston Gainey made the start and took the loss after going seven innings and giving up four runs, two earned. Clint Coulter went 3-for-4 with a double. Angel Ortega had two hits, including a home run while Chris McFarland, Sthervin Matos and Johnny Davis each added two hits.
Helena’s struggles continued as they fell to Billings 6-2. Brandon Woodruff started and took the loss, giving up four runs in 4.2 innings. Mitch Meyer doubled and knocked in a run while Gregory Munoz, Dustin DeMuth and Eric Williams each added two hits.
AZL BREWERS Idle
The Brewers were off on Sunday. They start their final week of play on Monday night when they play host to the DiamondBacks affiliate at Maryvale Baseball Park.