8/3 Game Review

Louisville was off

Carolina won 7-6. Box Score

  • Quintin Berry went 3-4 with a walk, run and 2 RBI.
  • Neftali Soto went 2-4 with 2 HR’s (22) and 4 RBI.
  • Eric Campbell went 1-3 with a double and a walk.
  • Jake Kahaulelio went 1-3 with a double, walk and 2 runs.
  • Didi Gregorius went 1-2 with a double, walk, RBI and a run.
  • Travis Webb threw 1.1 scoreless innings of relief with 2 strikeouts.
  • Chris Mobley threw 2 perfect innings with 3 strikeouts.
  • Donnie Joseph threw a perfect inning with a strikeout.

Game notes: The Mudcats scored 2 runs in the top of the 9th inning to take the lead. Didi Gregorius drove in the tying run and Quintin Berry drove in the eventual winning run. Berry raised his average to .284 on the year. Neftali Soto has hit .305/.371/.748 in the second half with 19 HR’s in 151 at bats. That is incredible power.

Bakersfield lost 2-0 in 10 innings. Box Score

  • Tim Crabbe threw 7 shutout innings with 8 strikeouts.
  • Clayton Shunick threw 2 shutout innings.

Game notes: Several hitters went 1-4 on the night, but no one reached base safely twice in the game.  Derrik Lutz allowed 2 runs in the top of the 10th inning. In the bottom of the 10th the Blaze began with two singles, but then had three straight ground outs to end the game.

Dayton won 3-2. Box Score

  • Billy Hamilton went 1-3 with a walk.
  • Ronald Torreyes went 1-3 with a walk and RBI.
  • David Vidal went 2-4 with a run.
  • Drew Poulk went 1-4 with a double and RBI.
  • Juan Duran went 1-4 with a solo HR (11).
  • Jefry Sierra went 1-3.
  • Theo Bowe went 1-3 with a double and a walk.
  • Mitch Clarke allowed a run in 5.1 innings with 5 strikeouts.
  • Chad Rogers threw 1.2 scoreless innings of relief.
  • Drew Hayes threw 1.1 scoreless innings of relief with 3 strikeouts.

Game notes: Ronald Torreyes drew his walk total on the season (10) even with his strikeout total in 179 PA’s this season.  David Vidal raised his average to .298 on the year. Drew Hayes came into the 8th inning with the bases loaded but was able to get out of the jam then finish the game in the 9th inning to end the Dragons 5 game losing streak. The game today is available to watch online here.

Game links

Postgame article from DaytonDragons.com.

Billings lost 6-2. Box Score

  • Ryan Wright went 1-3 with a solo HR (2) and a walk.
  • Josh Garton went 1-3 with a walk.
  • Nick O’Shea went 2-4.
  • Wes Mugarian threw 5 innings with 2 earned runs and 4 strikeouts.

Game notes: Nick O’Shea is up to .299 on the season.

AZL Reds won 15-1. Box Score

  • Juan Perez went 3-6 with 3 RBI and 2 runs.
  • Miguel Rojas (rehab) went 3-3 with 2 walks, 2 RBI, a double and 4 runs.
  • Chris Denove (rehab) went 3-5 with a double, 2 RBI and 3 runs.
  • Juan Francisco (rehab) went 2-5 with a double, run and 2 RBI.
  • Brennan May went 1-3 with a walk and 2 RBI.
  • Brandon Dailey went 2-5 with an RBI and 2 runs.
  • Bryson Smith went 2-5 with a run.
  • Tony Amezcua threw a scoreless inning of work.
  • Carloz Gonzalez threw 4 shutout innings with 5 strikeouts.
  • Carlos Ramos threw a shutout inning with 2 strikeouts.
  • Jason Braun (rehab) threw a perfect inning of relief.
  • Alejandro Chacin threw a perfect inning with 2 strikeouts.

Game notes: Bryson Smith made his pro debut with 2 hits. Christopher Joyce allowed his first earned run of the season (0.63 ERA now). Alejandro Chacin lowered his ERA to 0.68 on the year. Juan Perez raised his average to .364 on the season. Brandon Dailey is up to .350.

Today’s Game Preview

Team 1st half 2nd half Time Probable Box Score Listen Live
Louisville 58-54 N/A 7:05pm
Here Here
Carolina 23-47
18-21 7:43pm
Bakersfield 35-35 18-21 10:45pm
Dayton 35-35 24-13
Here Here
20-18 1-3
Here Here
AZL Reds
19-15 N/A
Here N/A