5/30 Minor matters
Nick Struck gave up four runs on eight hits over five innings in Iowa’s 4-3 loss to Nashville. Iowa had the go-ahead run on in the ninth but couldn’t score. Brooks Raley starts Thursday.
Arismendy Alcantara had three hits in Tennessee’s 6-3 loss to Birmingham. Yeiper Castillo took the loss, giving up five runs over 3 2/3 innings.
Zach Cates threw six shutout innings as Daytona beat Tampa, 3-0. Cates struck out five. John Andreoli and Zeke DeVoss each had two hits.
Pierce Johnson gave up one run over 5 2/3 innings in Kane County’s 2-1 loss to Quad Cities. Johnson struck out seven. Marco Hernandez had two hits.