Andy LaRoche launched a fourth-inning grand slam to power Pawtucket to a 9-7 victory over Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Red Sox No. 17 prospect J.C. Linares went 4-for-5 with an RBI and two runs scored for the winners, while Corban Joseph drove in three runs for the Yankees.
Mets No. 3 prospect Jeurys Familia struck out nine over seven innings as Buffalo blanked visiting Lehigh Valley, 6-0. The Bisons were clinging to a 1-0 lead in the seventh before Adam Loewen delivered an RBI double and No. 15 prospect Matt den Dekker smacked a grand slam. Jason Pridie had two of the IronPigs' five hits.
White Sox No. 16 prospect Jared Mitchell hit a two-run triple in the sixth inning as Charlotte defeated Louisville, 6-2. Scott Carroll earned his first win for the Knights after allowing two runs on three hits over seven innings. Henry Rodriguez singled twice for the Bats.
David Bromberg pitched 4 1/3 innings out of the bullpen and combined with three others on a seven-hitter as Rochester shut down Indianapolis, 3-1. Matt Carson launched his 14th homer and added an RBI double for the Red Wings, while Pirates No. 6 prospect Tony Sanchez had two hits and drove in the Indians' lone run.
Matt Torra gave up two runs on three hits over 6 2/3 innings to win his seventh straight decision as Durham defeated Columbus, 6-3. Brooks Conrad delivered a two-run double and Reid Brignac chipped in a two-run triple for the Bulls. Gregorio Petit had two hits, including a solo homer, for the Clippers.
Brad Hand struck out eight over six hitless innings and the New Orleans bullpen carried the no-hit bid into the eighth in a 2-1 win over visiting Sacramento. Marlins No. 11 prospect Kevin Mattison went 2-for-3 with a triple and an RBI, while Gil Velazquez contributed two hits to raise his average to .314 for the Zephyrs. Anthony Recker reached base three times and plated the River Cats' only run.
Michael Cuddyer began a rehab stint by going 4-for-4 with three RBIs and three runs scored, missing the cycle by a triple, in Colorado Springs' 12-9 win over Albuquerque. Brandon Wood was 3-for-6 with a homer and six RBIs, while Charlie Blackmon reached three times and scored three runs for the Sky Sox. Jerry Sands plated three runs out of the cleanup spot for the Isotopes.
Matt Downs and Brad Snyder hit solo homers, powering Oklahoma City to a 4-3 triumph over visiting Fresno. Fernando Abad allowed two runs and scattered eight hits over five innings, while Jimmy Paredes was 2-for-4 with two steals, an RBI and a run scored for the RedHawks. Emmanuel Burriss recorded three hits to lift his average to .353 for the Grizzlies.
Matt Shoemaker allowed a run on seven hits over six innings for his ninth win as Salt Lake defeated Memphis, 5-2. Efren Navarro hit his seventh homer and Angels No. 13 prospect Luis Jimenez went 2-for-4 with two RBIs for the Bees. Rehabbing Cardinals left-hander Jaime Garcia struck out eight over five innings but gave up two runs on four hits for the Redbirds.
Jordan Brown ripped a two-out RBI double in the bottom of the ninth inning to give Nashville a 3-2 win over Tacoma. The hit was the third of the night for Brown, while Brewers No. 15 prospect Khris Davis homered in the eighth for the Sounds. Mariners top prospect Danny Hultzen yielded two hits over 3 2/3 scoreless innings for the Rainiers.
Royals No. 4 prospect Jake Odorizzi yielded two hits over seven innings in Omaha's 7-0 blanking of Las Vegas. Batterymate Max Ramirez went 3-for-4 with a double and two RBIs, while Irving Falu also drove in two runs and second baseman Johnny Giavotella reached base for the Storm Chasers. Chris Woodward recorded two of the 51s' four hits.
Luis Hernandez collected three hits and three RBIs to lead Round Rock to a 9-4 win over Reno. Leonys Martin and Matt Kata homered for the Express, who got two hits and two runs scored from Brandon Snyder. Josh Bell and Cole Gillespie both had two hits and two RBIs for the Aces.
Greg Rohan and Juan Apodaca drove in two runs apiece as Iowa used a seven-run fifth inning to defeat Tucson, 12-7. Nate Samson went 3-for-5 with an RBI and a run scored for the I-Cubs, while Jesus Merchan tripled, doubled and drove home two runs in a losing effort.