6/29 Minor matters part II
In his first start with Double-A Tennessee, Rafael Dolis gave up seven runs — three earned — on seven hits over three innings in a 9-6 loss to West Tenn. Brett Jackson homered for the second straight game and Josh Vitters also homered. Jackson was named Florida State League offensive player of the week for June 21-27 before he was promoted from Daytona to Tennessee on Sunday.
Trey McNutt gave up three runs on four hits over three innings in Daytona’s 4-3 win over Brevard County. It was McNutt’s first start since being bumped up from Peoria. He struck out six. Junior Lake had two hits.
Jae-Hoon Ha had two hits, including a solo homer, in Peoria’s 3-1 win over Burlington. He now has a seven-game hitting streak, and was batting .448 during that stretch.
Boise beat Eugene, 5-4. Arismendy Alcantara had three hits and a walk and Pierre LaPage and Kyung-Min Na each had two hits.
Dustin Harrington had two hits in Mesa’s 6-5 loss to the Royals.
Triple-A Iowa’s game against New Orleans was postponed because of rain. The two teams will play a makeup doubleheader in Des Moines July 9.
– Carrie Muskat