6/20 Minor matters
Brooks Raley gave up five runs over six innings in Iowa’s 5-4 loss to Nashville in the first game of a doubleheader. Logan Watkins had three hits, including two triples, and Donnie Murphy had two RBIs.
In the second game, Barret Loux gave up one hit over five scoreless innings in Iowa’s 1-0 win. Watkins added two more hits, and was batting .251 for the season. Steve Clevenger was 1-for-2 in the 13th game of his rehab assignment, and batting .370. Clevenger completes his 20-day rehab assignment on Saturday. At that time, he could be optioned to Triple-A Iowa or rejoin the big league team.
Alberto Cabrera gave up one run over six innings in Tennessee’s 7-2 win over Chattanooga. Christian Villanueva and Justin Bour both homered. Cabrera helped himself, hitting a double and driving in two runs.
P.J. Francescon gave up three runs over six innings in Daytona’s 4-3 win over Clearwater. Ben Carhart hit his third home run, and Pin-Chieh Chen had two hits in his first start with Daytona. Francescon is 2-1 with a 3.18 ERA in his last three starts.
Kane County had Wednesday off, and returns to action against Quad Cities Thursday.
James Pugliese gave up one run on three hits over five innings in Boise’s 5-1 win over Salem-Keiser. Shawon Dunston Jr. extended his hitting streak to five games, and Jose Dore drove in two runs. Pugliese has given up one run over 10 innings.