Tommy Hanson allowed three hits and struck out five over five scoreless innings in a rehab start as Gwinnett defeated Louisville, 5-2. Ernesto Mejia and Rusty Ryal hit two-run homers, while Brian Friday contributed a solo shot for the Braves. Bats right fielder Felix Perez went 2-for-4 with two RBIs.
Tommy Manzella delivered a bases-loaded double in a seven-run sixth inning as Charlotte defeated Norfolk, 8-6. Conor Jackson went 3-for-4 with two doubles, two RBIs and a run scored for the Knights, while Luis Exposito and Carlos Rojas drove in two runs apiece for the Tides.
Yunesky Maya gave up a run on three hits over five innings as Syracuse shut down Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, 3-1, in the first game of a doubleheader. Mark Teahen drove in two runs and scored one for the Chiefs, while Yankees No. 11 prospect Adam Warren allowed three runs on six hits over six innings in a losing effort.
Corban Joseph hit a solo homer -- his second of the afternoon -- to give Scranton/Wilkes-Barre a 1-0 win over Syracuse and a split of the doubleheader. Chase Whitley struck out four and allowed two hits and a walk over four innings but did not figure in the decision for the Yankees. Nationals No. 5 prospect Eury Perez was the lone bright spot for the Chiefs, going 2-for-3.
Don Kelly had two hits, including a three-run homer, as Toledo edged Durham, 4-3. Thad Weber put together a quality start for the Mud Hens, giving up three runs on six hits over seven innings. Rays No. 2 prospect Chris Archer took the loss after allowing four runs and nine hits over six frames.
Jose Tabata was 3-for-5 with a double and an RBI in Indianapolis' 5-4 triumph over Columbus. Alex Presley drove in two runs out of the leadoff top spot and Yamaico Navarro hit a solo homer for the Indians. Aaron Cunningham had a pair of RBIs for the Clippers, while former IL MVP Russ Canzler tripled, doubled and scored a run.
Lucas Duda went 3-for-5 with two doubles and three runs scored to lead Buffalo past Pawtucket, 9-3. Six Bisons contributed an RBI, including Josh Rodriguez who hit his sixth homer. Buffalo starter Jenrry Mejia allowed two unearned runs on six hits over five innings Mauro Gomez was 3-for-4 with a solo homer and a double for the PawSox.
Garrett Richards limited Nashville to a run on five hits and struck out seven over 8 1/3 innings in Salt Lake's 2-1 triumph. Efren Navarro doubled and drove in both runs for the Bees, while Brian Baker fanned six over five scoreless innings for the Sounds.
Royals No. 2 prospect Wil Myers went 5-for-7 with a homer and three RBIs to lead a 33-hit attack as Omaha rolled past Tucson, 20-3. Clint Robinson also had five hits, fell a homer shy of the cycle and drove in two runs for the Storm Chasers, while David Lough homered, doubled and plated five runs. Royals No. 10 prospect Christian Colon was among four Storm Chasers who had four hits. Daniel Robertson went 2-for-3 with a double and an RBI for the Padres.
Leonys Martin and Joey Butler homered and Yangervis Solarte and Matt Kata collected four hits apiece as Round Rock routed Colorado Springs, 13-4. Greg Reynolds pick up his 10th win after giving up four runs -- two earned -- on seven hits over seven innings. Rockies No. 5 prospect Tim Wheeler went 3-for-5 with a pair of doubles and three runs scored for the Sky Sox.
Dodgers No. 10 prospect Alex Castellanos fell a triple short of the cycle and Jerry Sands hit a two-run homer to power Albuquerque to a 7-5 victory over Reno. Diamondbacks top prospect Trevor Bauer suffered his first Triple-A loss, surrendering five runs -- three earned -- on five hits and four walks while fanning six over 4 1/3 innings.
Marlins top prospect Jacob Turner allowed a run on six hits and struck out five over 5 1/3 innings, pitching New Orleans to a 4-2 win over Fresno. Mike Cervenak went 3-for-4 and scored twice for the Zephyrs, while Giants No. 2 prospect Francisco Peguero doubled home a run to extend his hitting streak to 12 games for the Grizzlies.
Tyson Ross gave up one run on five hits over five innings, helping Sacramento shut down Oklahoma City. 3-1. Wes Simmons went 3-for-4 with two doubles for the River Cats, while J.D. Martinez collected four hits for the RedHawks. Oklahoma City starter Ross Seaton took the tough-luck loss after limiting Sacramento to two runs -- one earned -- on six hits over seven innings.
Andrew Carraway allowed one run on four hits over seven innings as Tacoma topped Memphis, 4-2. Luis Rodriguez and Luis Antonio Jimenez homered for the Rainiers, while the Redbirds got a pair of hits from Adron Chambers.
Greg Rohan went 3-for-5 with three RBIs as Iowa outslugged Las Vegas, 10-8, in the first game of a doubleheader. Cubs No. 17 prospect Dave Sappelt tripled and doubled twice for the winners, while Mike McDade went 2-for-5 with a double and three RBIs for the 51s, who got three hits from Luke Hughes.
Luke Hughes blasted a two-run homer and Brian Bocock drove in the other run as Las Vegas salvaged a split of its doubleheader by beating Iowa, 3-2. Sean O'Sullivan recorded his PCL-leading 13th win after limiting the Cubs to two runs on seven hits over five innings. Alfredo Amezaga went 2-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored in a losing cause.