By Jason Shetler
AAA: Indianapolis defeated Buffalo by a 6-2 final.
Rick VandenHurk threw six innings, giving up one run on seven hits, walked a batter and struckout seven to pick up the win. Matt Hague was 3-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored. Yamaico Navarro went 2-for-3 with a home run (6), a double and walked. Jose Tabata was 2-for-2 with a pair of walks and scored a run. Jeff Clement went 1-for-4 with a three-run double and came around to score. Chase d’Arnaud was 1-for-4 with a walk and stole his 30th base of the season. Tony Sanchez goes 0-for-4.
AA: Altoona had an off day.
High A: Lakewood shutout Bradenton by a score of 1-0 in 10 innings.
Jameson Taillon tossed seven scoreless on just two hits, walked three and had four strikeouts in the no-decision. Carlos Mesa went 2-for-4. Alex Dickerson was 1-for-3 with a walk and had a stolen base (9). Carlos Paulino went 1-for-3. Gift Ngoepe was 1-for-4 with a triple. Mel Rojas goes 0-for-4 with a pair of strikeouts.
Low A: West Virginia beatdown Hagerstown by a final of 14-2.
Zack Dodson pitched six innings, allowed one run on four hits, walked two and struckout four in the victory. Francisco Diaz was 3-for-3 with a double, an RBI and scored a run. Gregory Polanco went 3-for-4 with an RBI and scored three runs. Jose Osuna was 3-for-5 including a two-run homer (14) and three RBI. Dan Gamache went with two RBI and came into score twice. Willy Garcia was 2-for-5 with a home run (12), a triple and two RBI. Alen Hanson had an 0-for-5.
Short A: Lowell defeats State College 2-1.
Luis Heredia goes 4.1 innings, gave up one run on three hits, walked a pair and fanned three. Derek Trent went 2-for-3. Samuel Gonzalez was 1-for-3 and drew a walk. Alex Fuselier went 1-for-4. Barrett Barnes was 0-for-2 with a walk. D.J. Crumlich went 0-for-3 and walked. Yhonathan Barrios goes 0-for-1 with a walk and had the only RBI for the Spikes.
GCL: Phillies win 5-3 over the Pirates.
Jon Sandfort went three shutout innings without a hit, and did not walk or strikeout a batter. Edwin Espinal was 3-for-4 with a triple and scored a run. Eric Wood went 2-for-4 as he also tripled and came into score. Harold Ramirez was 1-for-4 with an RBI. Max Moroff went 1-for-4 with a run scored. Stetson Allie and Wyatt Mathisen both had the day off.