5/5 Minor matters – Sunday’s games
Josh Vitters hit a solo homer to snap an 0-for-21 skid but it wasn’t enough as Iowa lost, 5-1, to Nashville. Vitters’ homer was one of six hits by Iowa, which lost its fourth straight. Eric Jokisch gave up three earned runs on nine hits over six innings and took the loss.
Corey Black gave up five earned runs over five innings in Tennessee’s 6-1 loss to Chattanooga. Black gave up four hits and walked five. He did help himself with a RBI single in the fifth.
Jeimer Candelario hit a walkoff homer in the bottom of the 12th to lift Daytona to a 2-1 win over Lakeland. It was Candelario’s third home run. Felix Pena started, and gave up one hit and one walk over six scoreless innings.
Paul Blackburn gave up three runs over six innings in Kane County’s 13-3 win over Burlington. Jacob Hannemann hit a leadoff home run, one of seven runs in the first. Danny Lockhart had four hits and two RBIs.