AAA: SWB (73-64) lost 8-7 and stayed in a tie for the IL North Division lead with just three games to go.
Jordan Montgomery, on a rehab assignment, started, pitched 1 2/3 innings and gave up one unearned run, striking out three. On a pitch count, Montgomery left after 35 pitches.
1 2/3 IP, 1 R, 0 ER, 2 H, 0 W, 3 K.
Ben Heller on rehab. 2 IP, 0 R, 2 H, 0 W, 2 K.
Another rough outing at AAA for 20 year old prospect Deivi Garcia.
1 IP, 3 R, 2 H, 2 W, 2 K. Gave up 1 HR. Don’t rush him. He needs AAA time. For those wanting a September callup or a postseason berth, I disagree. AAA ERA 5.84. He needs more time.
C Kyle Higashioka 2 hits, 3 RBI. a 3-run HR.
CF Trey Amburgey solo HR.
SS Mandy Alvarez 2 RBI
1B Gosuke Katoh 2 hits, RBI.
AA: Trenton (74-61) lost 5-3. LF Ben Ruta 2 hits, RBI, solo HR. 1B Chris Gittens 2 hits, RBI.
High A: Tampa ppd. rain.
Low A: Charleston (71-66) won 8-6. SS Oswald Peraza 2 hits, RBI, solo HR. LF Canaan Smith 2 hits, RBI, .308. 1B Eric Wagaman 2 hits, 3 RBI, solo HR. C Ryan Lidge 2 hits, 3 RBI, 3-run HR. Keegan Curtis 4 scoreless relief innings for the win. (W, 3-1, 1.56) 6 K.