Minor League Player of the Day – Aaron Miller (HiA) - 4 for 4, 2 HR, 4 RBI's, 2 Runs, i walk. At 26, Miller isn't a true prospect but he has transitioned to a hitter in the Cal League.
AAA – The Isotopes bounced back from their doubleheader loss and defeated the Rainiers (Mariners) 7 - 2. Red Patterson pitched 6 strong innings, allowing 1 run, 5 hits, 2 walks and 6 strikeouts. A slew of relievers put the game to bed, Yimi Garcia, Paco Rodriguez, Josh Judy and Jose Dominguez. Carlos Triunfel led the 11-hit attack going 3 for 4. Trayvon Robinson and Mike Baxter each had 2 hits. Joc Pederson and Alex Liddi each hit home runs.
AA – The Lookouts lost a tough one to the Mississippi (Braves) 1 - 0. Chris Reed had a solid game as he pitched 7 innings allowing 1 run, 5 hits, 2 walks and 3 strikeouts. Jarret Martin pitched a scoreless inning in relief. The Lookouts could not muster much of an attack as they only had 5 singles. Scott Schebler went 1 for 3.
HiA – The Quakes got close but could not catch the Blaze (Reds) losing 8 - 7. Geoff Brown gave up 7 runs (6 earned) in 3.1 innings. Aaron Miller went 4 for 4 with 2 home runs, Corey Seager went 2 for 5 with a double and 2 RBI, Brandon Dixon was 2 for 4.
LoA – The Loons scored a run in the top of the 9th to tie the game and then went on to defeat the Lugnuts (Blue Jays) 12 - 10 in 11 innings. Jonathan Martinez returned to action and gave up 4 runs, 8 hits and 1 walk, Ralston Cash pitched an inning, giving up 4 runs. Victor Araujo pitched the final two innings to get the win. Kyle Farmer and Jesmuel Valentin each had 4 hits. Josmar Cordero was 3 for 5
Coming up – Jeff Bennett takes the mound for the Isotopes at 1:35 pm PST. Matt Shelton toes the rubber for the Lookouts at 3:00 pm, Chad Billingsley and Fabio Martinez throws for the Quakes at 2:05 pm, and Jordan Hershiser returns to start for the Loons at 11:05 am. The Dominican Dodgers are off.
Minor League Transactions – AA: Blake Smith was assigned to the Lookouts. HiA: Craig Stem was assigned to the Quakes. LoA: Jonathan Martinez was added to the Loons. Victor Arano was assigned to Ogden