6/15 Minor matters – Saturday’s games
Luis Flores hit a solo home run but it wasn’t enough as Iowa lost its fifth straight, dropping a 9-4 decision to Sacramento. Matt Szczur had three hits.
Tennessee lost 6-4 to Mississippi. Tayler Davis hit his first home run of the season, a two-run shot in the seventh, and Kris Bryant was one of three players to hit a double.
In the Florida State League All-Star Game, the North scored four runs in the ninth to beat the South, 6-4. Five Daytona players appeared in the game for the North: Gioskar Amaya, Bijan Rademacher, Marco Hernandez, Felix Pena and Andrew McKirahan. Hernandez had two hits and one RBI, and Amaya hit a two-run double in the ninth. McKirahan picked up the win in relief. Daytona returns to action Monday against Tampa.
Kane County blew a 9-0 lead and lost, 12-11, to Beloit. Jacob Hannemann went 4-for-6 with two RBIs, Jordan Hankins had four hits and five RBIs, Carlos Penalver had three hits and two RBIs.
Kyle Schwarber had three RBI singles in his second game to help Boise beat Tri-City, 10-5. Schwarber was 6-for-9 with six RBIs in his first two games. Erick Leal picked up the win, giving up one unearned run over five innings.
* Tennessee placed John Andreoli on the disabled list, retroactive to June 11. In 61 games, he was batting .211, and leads the Southern League with 28 steals. The Smokies activated Corey Black from the DL. He was 2-4 with a 3.44 ERA (20 ER in 52 1/3 IP).He was leading the league with a .186 batting average against when he was placed on the DL.