5/12 Minor League report
Iowa’s game at Colorado Springs Wednesday was postponed because of rain and the two teams were scheduled to play a doubleheader Thursday.
Steve Clevenger had two hits in Tennessee’s 11-7 loss to Huntsville, and was then promoted to Triple-A Iowa. Clevenger takes the spot on the roster of catcher Welington Castillo, who was called up to the big league team Wednesday. Chris Rusin started for the Smokies, giving up four runs, three earned, on 10 hits over six innings.
Nick Struck gave up six runs, five earned, on seven hits and four walks over five innings in Daytona’s 9-6 loss to Jupiter. Michael Burgess had two hits, including his seventh homer.
Austin Kirk gave up one run on four hits over six innings but did not get a decision in Peoria’s 6-1 loss to Burlington.
– Carrie Muskat