9/2 Minor matters
Greg Rohan hit a 10th inning solo home run to lift Iowa to a 3-2 victory over Nashville. Edwin Maysonet had two RBIs, tying the game with a two-run single in the ninth. Ty Wright and Edgar Gonzalez each had two hits. Justin Grimm started, and gave up one run over six innings, striking out six.
Javier Baez hit his 20th home run, connecting for the second straight game, to help Tennessee beat Chattanooga, 4-3. Baez was batting .377 with eight home runs and 38 RBIs with runners in scoring position this season. Brett Jackson had two hits, including a double, and one RBI. Matt Loosen picked up the win in relief.
Kyler Burke gave up four runs over four innings, striking out six, in Daytona’s 7-4 win over Brevard County. Kris Bryant had two hits, including a double and a triple, and two RBIs. He’s hit safely in 13 of 16 games with Daytona. Dustin Geiger, Dan Vogelbach and Chadd Krist each had two hits.
Nathan Dorris gave up one run over five innings in Kane County’s 11-2 win over Peoria. Trevor Gretzky hit his first home run, a solo shot in the fifth. Rock Shoulders had three hits, including a double, and three RBIs.
Hillsboro totaled 18 hits to beat Boise, 14-3. Kevin Encarnacion hit a two-run homer in the third for Boise, which begins playoff action on Tuesday against Salem-Keizer.