Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees 12, Durham Bulls 8
The Bulls found themselves on the losing side of a 12-8 slugfest on their return home to Durham on Tuesday night. Both teams combined for 25 hits on the night. The Yankees jumped out to a six run lead before the Bulls reached the scoreboard in the third. The closest the Bulls would get is down by one as they suffered the loss. Henry Wrigley led the offense, going 4 for 5 with a double, home run, 3 RBI's and 3 runs scored. Chris Gimenez was 3 for 4 with a double and 2 runs scored. Leslie Anderson had a three run homer. Jhonny Nunez was on the hook for the loss. Craig Albernaz was the only pitcher not to surrender a run.
Tennessee Smokies 12, Montgomery Biscuits 3
The Biscuits suffered a large loss at the hands of the Smokies to even the series. The Biscuits never stood a chance as they were down 12 runs and shut-out for 7 innings before reaching the scoreboard in the eighth. The Biscuits offense did produce ten hits on the night but they struggled with turning them into runs. Hak-Ju Lee was 2 for 5 with a home run. Ty Morrison was 2 for 5 with a double. Jake Thompson was charged with the loss.
Charlotte Stone Crabs, Lakeland Flying Tigers (Postponed/Rain)
Tuesday's game between the Stone Crabs and Flying Tigers was postponed due to rain at Joker Marchant Stadium. It will be made up on Wednesday as part of a doubleheader.
VSL Rays 5, VSL Mariners 3
The VSL Rays used a big second inning to lead them to their fifth victory of the season. The Rays trailed 1-0 going into the second inning where they pushed across four runs to take the lead. They held off a late game rally to hold on for the win. David Colina was 3 for 3 with 2 runs scored. Kevin Barrios delivered a three run homer. Benjamin Molina picked up the win and Johan Marval the save.
DSL Royals 11, DSL Rays 6
The DSL Rays fell to 0-3 on the season following a big loss to the Royals. A pair of four run innings to start the game by the Royals and four errors by the Rays was enough to doom the Rays in the loss. Alexander Simon was a home run shy of the cycle going 3 for 4 with a double, triple, 3 RBI's and 2 runs scored. Luis Marte had a solo home run. Jose Alonzo suffered the loss for the Rays.