Louisville lost 6-3. Box Score

  • Rey Navarro went 3-4 with 2 doubles and an RBI.
  • Thomas Neal went 1-3 with an RBI.
  • Tucker Barnhart went 1-2 with 2 walks.
  • Elvin Ramirez threw a shutout inning with a strikeout.

Game Notes

Louisville took an early 2-0 lead in the first inning as Rey Navarro singled in Jason Bourgeois and an error on a ground ball brought in a second run.  In the third inning a ground out brought in Felix Perez to put the Bats up 3-0. Rochester would then score in five straight innings and Louisville failed to score for the rest of the game. Rey Navarro had a strong game as he had three hits, including two doubles and drove in a run. Tucker Barnhart reached base three times.

Pensacola won 2-1. Box Score

  • Bryson Smith went 0-2 with 2 walks.
  • Chris Berset went 1-4 with a double and a run.
  • Ray Chang went 1-4.
  • Seth Mejias-Brean went 1-4 with a triple and an RBI.
  • Juan Duran went 1-3 with a solo HR (15).
  • Jon Moscot allowed a run in 6 innings with 4 walks and 5 strikeouts.
  • Fabian Williamson threw 2 perfect innings with 2 strikeouts.
  • Shane Dyer threw a perfect inning with a strikeout.

Game Notes

Offense was at a premium on Saturday evening in Tennessee. The Smokies took an early 1-0 lead, scoring in the first inning. It was the last time they would cross the plate as Jon Moscot fired six strong innings before giving things to the bullpen where Fabian Williamson and Shane Dyer tossed three perfect frames. Pensacola was trailing 1-0 until the top of the fourth inning when Chris Berset led off with a double and would come around on a Seth Mejias-Brean triple later in the inning to tie the game up. The score remained 1-1 until the seventh inning when Juan Duran hit his second homer of the series. The solo home run put the Blue Wahoos up 2-1 for good.

Bakersfield won 6-1. Box Score

  • Beau Amaral went 1-4 with a run and an RBI.
  • Marquez Smith went 2-2 with a double, walk, HBP, run and 2 RBI.
  • Juan Perez went 2-4 with a double.
  • Brent Peterson went 2-4 with a double and a run.
  • Wandy Peralta allowed a run in 5 innings with a walk and 5 strikeouts.
  • James Allen threw 3 shutout innings with 6 strikeouts.
  • Layne Somsen threw a shutout inning with 2 strikeouts.

Game Notes

Both the Blaze and the Quakes scored a run in the fifth inning, the first for each team. The sixth inning is where the game was won though, as Bakersfield put together a big rally. Brent Peterson led off with a double and scored on a Beau Amaral single. Zach Vincej and Jeff Gelalich walked to load the bases. After a pitching change Sean Buckley was hit by a pitch and brought in another run, making it 3-1 and the bases were still loaded with no outs. Marquez Smith came up and did what he usually does, he came through with a big hit and doubled in two more runs to make it 5-1 game. Sean Buckley would later score on a ground out to make it 6-1. Wandy Peralta left after five innings, holding that 6-1 lead, having walked just one batter and striking out five. The lefty gave things to James Allen who fired three shutout innings with six strikeouts to get the game to the ninth for Layne Somsen. Somsen racked up two more strikeouts for the Blaze, making it a bakers dozen on the game as he wrapped up the win.

Dayton won 4-2. Box Score

  • Alex Blandino went 0-1 with 3 walks and a run.
  • Ronald Bueno went 1-4 with a run.
  • Robert Ramirez went 1-4 with a run and an RBI.
  • Tanner Rahier went 1-4 with a HR (8) and 3 RBI.
  • Gabriel Rosa went 1-2 with a walk.
  • Joe Hudson went 1-3.
  • Dan Langfield allowed a run in 5 innings with 4 walks and 4 strikeouts.
  • Tony Amezcua threw 3 shutout innings with 3 strikeouts.

Game Notes

Dayton would do all of their scoring in the first inning. Robert Ramirez singled in Alex Blandino to make it 1-0 and Tanner Rahier smacked a 3-run homer later in the inning to make it a 4-0 lead. Dan Langfield made the lead hold up, allowing just one run over the first five innings of the game before giving way to the bullpen. Tony Amezcua followed with three shutout innings. In the ninth Nolan Becker allowed a solo homer, but got two strikeouts to limit the damage to just one run and seal the win for the Dragons. The win puts Dayton at 21-20 in the second half of the season.

Billings lost 5-4. Box Score

  • Cory Thompson went 1-4 with a double.
  • KJ Franklin went 1-4 with a run.
  • Argenis Aldazoro went 1-4 with 2 runs.
  • Jose Duarte went 1-3 with a walk, inside-the-park HR (1) and 3 RBI.
  • Aristides Aquino went 1-1 with a pinch hit double and an RBI.
  • Wyatt Strahan allowed a run in 3 innings with 5 strikeouts.
  • Jose Williams threw 3 shutout innings with 3 strikeouts.

Game Notes

The Mustangs got on the board in the second inning when Jose Duarte hit a 2-run inside-the-park home run to left field. Great Falls got a run back in the third and really got things going when they scored four runs in the fourth to take a 5-2 lead. Neither team scored again until the top of the ninth inning. KJ Franklin and Argenis Aldazoro both singled to start the inning. Franklin would score on a ground out to make it a 5-3 game. Aristides Aquino came up with two outs as a pinch hitter and doubled in Aldazoro to make it a 5-4 game and put himself in scoring position, but a pop up to the catcher ended the game as the Mustangs fell to 5-3 in the second half of the season.

AZL Reds were rained out.

8/3 Game Preview

Team 1st half 2nd half Time (EST) Probable Box Score Listen Live Watch Live
Louisville 56-59 N/A 6:05pm Smith Here Here Here
Pensacola 31-39 17-26 2:00pm Stephenson Here Here Here
Bakersfield 45-25 18-24 8:05pm Dennhardt Here Here N/A
Dayton 36-32 21-20 2:00pm Romano Here Here Here
Billings 17-21 5-3 OFF OFF Here Here N/A
AZL Reds 13-21 N/A 10:00pm TBA Here N/A N/A

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