Nashville scored two in the first and two in the fifth as they doubled up Colorado Springs 4-2. Mike Fiers was the winning pitcher after going 5.2 innings and giving up just one run. Alfredo Figaro worked the final 1.1 scoreless to earn the save. Pete Orr picked up two hits in three at bats while Irving Falu and Kevin Mattison each doubled and Caleb Gindl knocked in three runs.
Jackson scored a run in the sixth and nipped Huntsville 3-2. Jed Bradley got the start and was charged with the loss after allowing three runs, two earned in 5.1 innings. Adam Weisenburger reached base in all four plate appearances, collecting a double, two singles and a walk. Nick Shaw and Josh Fellhauer each added two hits for the Stars.
The Manatees got back on the winning track, topping Palm Beach 7-4 thanks to home runs from Victor Roache and Brandon Macias. Macias singled twice and homered in four at bats. Mike Garza also picked up three hits. Roache doubled and homered in four at bats and Orlando Arcia added a single and a double in his first game in a week. Damien Magnifico started and got the win after going five innings and giving up just one earned run. Chad Pierce followed Magnifico and Mike Strong recorded the final three outs to earn the save.
Anthony Banda tossed seven scoreless innings on Thursday afternoon, as the Timber Rattlers knocked off Lake County 7-4. Banda allowed just three hits and struck out six as he notched his fifth win of the season. The Rattlers seven runs came on just six hits as Chris McFarland, Taylor Brennan and Rafael Neda each collected a single and a walk.
Helena was crushed by Great Falls by a score of 11-1. Javi Salas started and took the loss after giving up six runs in two innings. Francisco Castillo led the offense, going 3-for-5 with a double. Alan Sharkey added a double and a walk, and Natanael Mejia singled and walked in four plate appearances.
The Angels broke the game wide open with eight runs in the seventh as they toppled the Brewers 16-5. Daniel Leonardo and Tanner Norton each had two hit games for the Brewers while Monte Harrison added a single, a walk and a stolen base. Caleb Smith started and was charged with the loss after giving up three runs in two innings. Max Walla struggled in relief, allowing eight run in just a third of an inning.
The Brewers used a seven run seventh inning to defeat the Braves 11-5. Joan De La Cruz started and went six innings. He allowed four runs and struck out five before giving way to Carlos Luna. Luna pitched the final three innings and allowed just one unearned run to pick up his first win. Johel Atencio went 2-for-5 with a pair of doubles. Yerald Martinez and Henry Correa each added two hits and Julio Mendez singled, drew two walks and stole three bases.
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