The Syracuse Chiefs (AAA) were off last night,. They stand at 15-11 1 game out of first in the International League.
Harrisburg Senators (AA) - 10-16, last place, 8.5 games back
Lost 7-1 last night. Aaron Thompson (1-3) was pounded for 13 hits and 7 runs in 4.2 innings. He has a 4.67 ERA in Harrisburg. He is 2-3 with a 4.22 ERA combined between AA and AAA. Jesus Valdez went 2-4 with a double, triple, and and RBI. He is hitting .297.
Potomac Nationals (A) 12-14, 3 games back
Potomac shutout Myrtle Beach last night 8-0. Marcos Frias pitched 6 shutout innings, allowing 1 hit and striking out 5. On the season, he is 1-1 with a 4.63 ERA. Steve Lombardozzi has the hot bat for the Nats, going 3-5 with 2 doubles and 2 RBIs. Over the last 10 games, Lombradozzi is hitting .409 with 7 doubles. Tyler Moor (4) and Tim Pahuta (8) each homered and went 2 for 4. Pahuta leads the Nationals minor league system in home runs.
Hagerstown Suns (A) 15-11, 1.5 games back
The Suns fell to Rome 7-1. Daniel Rosenbaum was roughed up for the first time, allowing 7 hist and 4 earned runs over 4.1 innings. Jose Leon was 2 for 2.