8/16 Minor matters – Friday’s games
Iowa totaled four hits in a 2-0 shutout to Las Vegas. Eric Jokisch took the loss, giving up two runs on nine hits over six innings. Rafael Lopez had two of the hits, both singles.
Pierce Johnson threw four shutout innings in Tennessee’s 2-0 win over Huntsville. Johnson struck out seven. Stephen Bruno had two hits and one RBI.
Billy McKinney hda two hits and one RBI in Daytona’s 7-2 loss to Tampa. McKinney has posted multiple hits in 10 of his last 28 games. Dan Vogelbach hit two doubles, and drove in his team-leading 66th run.
Jacob Rogers, Cael Brockmeyer and Trey Martin each homered to help Kane County beat Wisconsin, 7-2. Jonathan Martinez picked up the win, giving up two runs over five innings. For Martin, it was his second home run in as many games.
Dillon Maples gave up three runs over 3 1/3 innings in Boise’s 5-4 loss to Hillsboro. Justin Marra hit his eighth home run, a solo shot in the second.
Mesa had the day off, and was scheduled to play the Mariners on Saturday.