Durham Bulls 8, Norfolk Tides 6
Bulls magic number at 2. JJ Furmaniak was 3 for 4 with a double and an RBI. Desmond Jennings 2 for 3 with an RBI. Leslie Anderson was 2 for 5 with a home run. Jose Lobaton 2 for 5 with a double. Omar Luna was 2 for 4. Dale Thayer earned the win and Winston Abreu. The Bulls play Norfolk on Friday with Ramon Ortiz making his Bulls debut.
Chattanooga Lookouts 3, Montgomery 2
Nevin Ashley was 2 for 4 with a home run and 2 RBI’s. The Biscuits only managed to put a runner in scoring position twice on the night and could not drive one of those runs. Alex Torres was charged with the loss. The Biscuits play Chattanooga on Friday with Alex Cobb making the start.
Charlotte Stone Crabs 8, Fort Myers Miracle 1
Tim Beckham was 3 for 6 with an RBI. Chris Murrill was 2 for 5 with an RBI. Jake Jefferies reached base four times via walk and scored on three of the trips on base. Stephen Vogt, Greg Sexton and Matt Hall also drove home runs. Joe Cruz picked up his league leading twelfth win. The Stone Crabs wrap up the series against Fort Myers on Friday with Kirby Yates making the start.
Bowling Green Hot Rods 4, Lake County Captains 5
Thomas Francisco was 2 for 3 with a double. Brett Nommensen drove home 2 runs via homer. Ryan Wiegand also had a home run. Ty Morrison had an RBI. Tyree Hayes took the loss. The series concludes Friday night with Wilking Rodriguez starting the finale.
Hudson Valley Renegades 2, Aberdeen Iron Birds 3 (10 innings)
Mayo Acosta had a 2 run homer. Kyle Lusson had a triple. Renegades had just 4 hits in the game. Austin Hubbard took the loss. The Renegades continue the road trip, beginning a series against Lowell on Friday.
Johnson City Cardinals, Princeton Rays (postponed)
The P-Rays will play a doubleheader against Johnson City on Friday.
GCL Twins 2, GCL Rays 3
The GCL Rays picked up the win despite only having 2 hits in the game. Luke Bailey had a double and drove home 2 runs. The other hit came off the bat of Tanner Biagini. The GCL Rays host the GCL Orioles on Friday evening.
DSL Dodgers 1, DSL Rays 3
The DSL Rays scored 3 runs on 3 hits. Adderly Rosa, Jiminson Natera and Hector Rodriguez had the hits for the Rays. Wilmer Hernandez got the win and Roque Colon the save.
DSL Rays 1, DSL Dodgers 1
Angel Soriano was 2 for 2. Hector Rodriguez and Darwin Maldonado had the only other hits. Juan Wilsino took the loss. The DSL Rays host the DSL Pirates on Friday.