Rays 1B Rhyne Hughes went 3-4 (single, double, triple) with an RBI and 2 runs scored in the Peoria Javelinas 6-3 victory Monday over the Scottsdale Scorpions. J.T. Hall DH'd and was 1-3 with a walk and a strikeout.
Hughes leads the AFL in hits with 27, total bases with 42, and is 3rd in batting at .435. He is also tied for the lead in RBI with 16. He has hit safely in 13 of 15 games with 9 multi-hit games. His only down notes are strikeouts (16, T-4th) and fielding: committed 2 errors Monday, both fielding, giving him 3 in 15 games.
The Javelinas (10-7, 1st in the National Division) play the Scorpions (5-12, 5 straight losses) again tonight at 9:05 pm EST.