Tomas Telis delivers a game-winner. A rough start for Austin Schulfer. Edouard Julien hits a grand slam. Zarion Sharpe does well after the first inning.
ST. PAUL 7, COLUMBUS 6 IN ST. PAUL (10 INNINGS)
The Saints trailed 6-2 after seven, but tied it with four in the eighth. Tomas Telis delivered the game-winning single in the tenth.
Batting stars: Jimmy Kerrigan was 2-for-4 with a home run (his ninth), a walk, and two runs. Willians Astudillo was 2-for-4 with a home run (his second), a walk, and two runs. Jake Cave was 2-for-4 with a walk.
Pitching stars: Ian Hamilton struck out two in two shutout innings, giving up one hit. Nick Vincent pitched two perfect innings and struck out one.
Opposition stars: Alex Call was 3-for-4 with two home runs (his fourth and fifth), a walk, and three RBIs. Gabriel Arias was 3-for-5 with a double. Brad Peacock struck out three in three shutout innings, giving up two hits and two walks.
Starter: Andrew Albers pitched five innings, giving up four runs on nine hits and no walks and striking out three.
Good stats: Jose Miranda was 1-for-5 and is batting .342. Hamilton has an ERA of 1.20.
Bad stats: David Banuelos was 0-for-3 and is batting .171. Keon Broxton was 1-for-4 and is batting .192.
Record: The Saints are 33-32, in third place in the AAA East/Midwest, 7.5 games behind Omaha.
TULSA 9, WICHITA 1 IN WICHITA
Leading 4-0, the Drillers scored five in the sixth to put it out of reach.
Batting star: Chris Williams was 1-for-3 with a double and a walk.
Pitching stars: Joe Kuzia struck out two in two shutout innings, giving up a walk. Ryan Mason pitched a perfect inning and struck out one.
Opposition stars: Carlos Rincon was 3-for-3. Clayton Daniel was 3-for-4 with two runs. Gerardo Carrillo pitched six innings, giving up a hit and a walk and striking out five.
Starter: Austin Schulfer pitched five innings, giving up four runs (two earned) on seven hits and two walks and striking out four.
Good stats: Williams is batting .313. Ernie De La Trinidad was 1-for-4 and is batting .302. Mason has an ERA of 2.51.
Bad stats: D. J. Burt was 0-for-2 and is batting .191. Adam Lau allowed five runs in one inning and has an ERA of 9.82. Kuzia has an ERA of 17.36.
Record: The Wind Surge is 37-29, in first place in the AA Central/North, 1.5 games ahead of Arkansas.
CEDAR RAPIDS 13, SOUTH BEND 3 IN SOUTH BEND
Leading 4-3, the Kernels scored eight runs in the fourth. Edouard Julien hit a grand slam in the inning.
Batting stars: Max Smith was 3-for-4 with a home run (his fourth), a double, a walk, two runs, and two RBIs. Wander Javier was 3-for-6. Julien was 2-for-3 with a grand slam (his fourth homer), three walks, and two runs. Jair Camargo was 2-for-5 with a home run (his twelfth), two runs, and two RBIs.
Pitching stars: Ben Gross struck out eight in 5.1 innings, giving up one run on four hits and no walks. Tyler Palm pitched two shutout innings, giving up a hit and a walk and striking out one.
Opposition stars: Nelson Velazquez was 3-for-4. Bradford Deppermann struck out two in two shutout innings, giving up a walk.
Starter: Luis Rijo pitched 1.2 innings, giving up two runs on two hits and two walks and striking out one.
Good stats: Gross has an ERA of 2.65.
Bad stats: Daniel Ozoria was 0-for-1 and is batting .177. Rijo has an ERA of 6.75. Palm has an ERA of 7.33.
Record: The Kernels are 36-30, in second place in the High-A Central/West, eight games behind Quad Cities.
JUPITER 8, FORT MYERS 2 IN FORT MYERS
The Hammerheads scored four in the first inning.
Batting star: Misael Urbina was 2-for-4 with a double.
Pitching star: Matthew Swain pitched two shutout innings, giving up one hit and striking out one.
Opposition stars: Dalvy Rosario was 4-for-5 with a double and two runs. Davis Bradshaw was 3-for-4 with a triple, a double, and three RBIs. Matt Givin struck out six in five innings, giving up two runs (one earned) on four hits and no walks.
Starter: Zarion Sharpe pitched six innings, giving up five runs on ten hits and no walks and striking out two.
Good stats: None.
Bad stats: Jesus Feliz was 0-for-3 and is batting .167. Justin Washington was 0-for-3 and is batting .178. Aaron Sabato was 0-for-3 and is batting .189. Steven Cruz allowed three runs in one inning and has an ERA of 5.12. Sharpe has an ERA of 5.33.
Record: The Mighty Mussels are 36-30, in third place in the Low-A Southeast/West, 9.5 games behind Tampa.
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