- The Burlington Royals doubled up the Kingsport Mets 10-5 Tuesday.Â 6 2009 draftees played. Â P Zachary Von Tersch threw 3 innings of relief, allowing 3 runs on 4 hits and 6 walks, recording 4 strikeouts.Â P Brian Needham threw a scoreless 9th inning giving up 1 hit while striking out 1.Â CF Darrell Ceciliani was 0 for 5.Â 1B Joseph Bonfe was 0 for 4.Â DH Ronald Harris singled in the 4th inning and singled again in the 6th inning to go 2 for 4.Â 2B Ryan Mollica hit a 6th inning solo homer (his 1st), had an RBI double in the 7th and a single in the 9th to go 3 for 5.Â For more see the box score and recap.
New York-Penn League
- The Brooklyn Cyclones scored 3 runs in the 9th to defeat the Mahoning Valley Scrappers 4-2 Tuesday.Â 3 2009 draftees played.Â DH Nick Santomauro went 0 for 3 in the game, but scored the go ahead run in the 9th after reaching on a fielder’s choice.Â 1B Sam Honeck was 0 for 4.Â SS Robbie Shields had a double in the 3rd inning and a solo homer (his 1st) in the 6th to go 2 for 4.Â For more see the box score and recap.
South Atlantic League
- The Lakewood BlueClaws beat the Savannah Sand Gnats 8-4 Tuesday.Â 2 2009 draftees played for Savannah and one lost the game.Â P John Church (0-2) came on in the 7th with a runner on 1st and Savannah holding a 4-3 lead.Â Church walked the 1st 2 batters he faced to load the bases then gave up a 2-run single, then got out of the inning without further damage.Â Unfortunately in the 8th he gave up a triple and a walk before being removed, and both baserunners scored so Church’s final line was 2/3 of an inning, 2 hits, 3 runs, 3 walks and 1 strikeout.Â LF Joseph August was 0 for 4 but did get an RBI on a 2nd inning ground out.Â For more see the game story, box score and recap.