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Buffalo 5, Durham 4
By Sean Kenny
Collin McHugh had by far his best outing for the Bisons, and after a Jenrry Mejia blown save Jordany Valdespin played the hero in the 5-4 win against the Durham Bulls
Collin McHugh today was spectacular going six and one-third innings, allowing one run on four hits while walking two and striking out TEN. McHugh had everything working, and was effective with avoiding bats as well as avoiding the longball. If it wasn’t enough to have the starter pitch this well and win, the Buffalo bullpen made it interesting. Chuck James went two-thirds of an inning allowing one run on two hits while striking out one. Jenrry Mejia, still scuffling in his conversion to the bullpen blew the save, and then earned the win after two innings of two-run ball, giving up three hits and striking out one.
Mejia has been more of a problem for the Buffalo bullpen then an answer, and it is going to take a few sol...