Louisville Bats 4, Durham Bulls 8
Bulls trail 1-0. Leslie Anderson was 2 for 3 with a home run and 3 RBI's. JJ Furmaniak was 2 for 4. Nevin Ashley drove home a run. Joe Dillon scored 3 of the 4 runs. Dale Thayer provided 1 2/3 innings of no-hit relief with 3 strikeouts. Richard De Los Santos suffered the loss. Aneury Rodriguez will start game two of the series on Thursday night.
Bradenton Marauders 2, Charlotte Stone Crabs 10
Series tied 1-1. Stephen Vogt was 2 for 5 with 2 doubles and 3 RBI's. Tim Beckham was 2 for 3 with a triple and an RBI. Greg Sexton was 2 for 3 with 2 RBI's. Matt Hall was 2 for 4 with 2 RBI's. Reid Fronk and Jake Jefferies also drove home a run each. Joe Cruz picked up the win, pitching 6 2/3 innings and striking out 7. Shane Dyer recorded the save, providing 2 1/3 innings of scoreless relief with 2 strikeouts. The series wraps up on Thurday, Alex Colome will start the decisive game three on Thursday night.