8/12 Minor matters
Jay Jackson gave up three runs, two earned, on six hits over six innings in Iowa’s 5-4 loss to Portland. Marquez Smith hit his eighth homer but it wasn’t enough.
Rafael Dolis threw five scoreless innings in Tennessee’s 2-0 win over Huntsville. He struck out five. Brandon Guyer extended his hitting streak to 15 games and was batting .473 in that stretch.
Alberto Cabrera gave up two runs on four hits over 5 2/3 innings in Daytona’s 6-3 win over Tampa. Cabrera struck out eight. DJ LeMahieu extended his hitting streak to 13 games with two hits and drove in four runs.
D.J. Fitzgerald hit his fifth homer but it wasn’t enough as Peoria lost, 7-4, to Beloit in 11 innings. … Juan Yasser Serrano gave up one run on three hits over five innings in Boise’s 4-3 win over Tri-City. …Austin Reed gave up six runs on six hits over 2 2/3 innings in Mesa’s 14-4 loss to the Brewers.
— Carrie Muskat