Minor League Player of the Day – Clint Robinson (AAA) - 4 for 4, 1 2B, 1 walk, 2 RBI's. Robinson had a big game on Sunday as he reached base in all 5 plate appearances. For the season the 29 year old is now hitting .300 and has 12 HR's to go along with a .902 OPS.
AAA – The Isotopes allowed 5 late runs, including 3 in the top of the 10th, as they fell to the Zephyrs (Marlins) 6 to 3. Sam Demel started the game with 5 strong innings, allowing just 1 run on 4 hits while striking out 6. Matt Magill followed with 2 shutout frames, but then Colt Hynes permitted 2 runs in the 8th as New Orleans tied the game. Although Jose Dominguez got through the 9th without any issues, Josh Judy gave up a couple of runs in the 10th and Pedro Baez allowed one more which eventually led to the loss. At the dish Clint Robinson was a perfect 4 for 4 with a double, a walk, and 2 RBI's. Erisbel Arruebarrena had the only other multi-hit game and extra base hit as he went 2 for 4 with a triple. Joc Pederson had just 1 hit but reached base 3 times thanks to a couple of walks.
"Judy came in and ended up probably fracturing his elbow," manager Damon Berryhill said. "So that's a big loss for us and a huge disappointment for him."
AA - All-Star break
HiA – All-Star break
LoA – The Loons got great pitching on Sunday but still needed a walk-off hit to down the Lugnuts (Blue Jays) 2 to 1. Starter Jordan Hershiser had one of his best outings as a pro as he threw 4 shutout innings, allowing just 2 hits and striking out 5. Michael Johnson gave up the only run for Great Lakes even though it was unearned, and Victor Araujo ended up with the win thanks to a couple of hitless frames. The Loons scored their first run of the game after Malcolm Holland doubled in Spencer Navin. 6 innings later Josmar Cordero started the walk-off rally with a 1-out double. After a Brandon Twinkwon ground out, Alex Santana came through with the game winner to send the club into the all star break happy.
DSL – Off day
Coming up – The Ogden Raptors open their season on Monday against the Rockies at 6 pm PST, however their starter has not yet been announced. The Dominican Dodgers also play, but besides them the only other game is the Isotopes who will play at 11:05 am and send Carlos Frias to the mound.
Minor League Transactions – AAA: Delvis Morales has been assigned to the Isotopes to take the place of the recently promoted Carlos Triunfel.