7/19 Minor matters
Brad Snyder had two hits and two RBIs in Iowa’s 17-6 loss to Oklahoma City Sunday. J.R. Mathes took the loss, giving up 11 runs on 13 hits and three walks over 3 1/3 innings. Micah Hoffpauir ahd two hits and three RBIs.
Robinson Chirinos hit his 13th homer and drove in three runs in Tennessee’s 7-6 win over Montgomery. Jeremy Papelbon gave up three runs on four hits over five innings and did not get a decision. Tony Campana had three hits and stole his 31st base.
Dae-Eun Rhee gave up one run on two hits over six innings in Daytona’s 5-1 win over Charlotte. Junior Lake hit his fifth homer. Michael Brenly extended his hitting streak to 17 games with a single. He’s batting .400 during his stretch.
Nelson Perez had two hits and two RBIs in Peoria’s 9-0 win over Bowling Green. Frank Batista started and threw four scoreless innings, giving up two hits and striking out three. Ronny Moria earned the win in relief.
Alvero Ramirez had four hits including his third homer in Boise’s 12-11 loss to Spokane. Ramirez now has a 16-game hitting streak, and is batting .441 in that streak.
Joseph Zeller gave up two runs, one earned, on four hits and struck out eight over 3 2/3 innings in Mesa’s 9-3 win over the Reds. Albert Hernandez had three hits and Pin-Chieh Chen, Brian Shields and Blair Springfield each had two hits.
— Carrie Muskat