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Buffalo 7, Columbus 1
By Andrew O’Brien
Days after Buffalo Bisons manager Wally Backman had a heart-to-heart with Jordany Valdepsin, the 24-year-old responded.
Valdespin launched a three-run homer Monday afternoon, leading the Bisons to a 7-1 win over the Columbus Clippers on Memorial Day.
Dylan Owen (3-2) made the spot start for the Bisons and allowed just two hits and one run over six innings while striking out four and walking one. His Triple-A ERA stands at 2.95.
Elvin Ramirez pitched a scoreless seventh inning in which he struck out the side. Since Ramirez’s promotion to Triple-A, he’s thrown 12.2 scoreless innings — something that might get a look from the New York Mets as their bullpen continues to struggle.
The Bisons (29-22) scored a run in the first inning after Corey Wimberly walked to lead off the inning and later scored on a Valentino Pascucci groundout. After two scoreless innings, the Bisons went back to work in the b...