Buffalo 14, Gwinnett 7
By Andrew O’Brien
Matt Tuiasosopo plated two runs in the bottom of the first-inning Wednesday night with an inside-the-park home run to give the Bisons an early 2-0 lead. The Bisons never looked back, mashing 17 hits en route to a 14-7 win over the Gwinnett Braves.
Tuiasosopo finished the game 3-for-5 with four RBIs and was a triple shy of the cycle.
The Bisons (23-17) scored four runs in the first inning and another four runs in the third inning behind starter Garrett Olson. Olson (1-3, 3.35 ERA) picked up his first Triple-A win of the season, allowing six hits, three runs, four walks and striking out six in five innings of work.
Jair Jurrjens (2-1, 5.06 ERA) was on the hill for the G-Braves and allowed 12 hits and 11 runs over 4.2 innings. Jurrjens struck out three and walked two.
Jack Egbert and Chuck James came on in relief for Olson. Each allowed two runs in a combined 3.1 innings of work.
Vinny Rottino went 2-for-4 and extended his hitting streak to ...