Could J.J. Hoover soon find himself in the Reds 'pen?Louisville 4, Columbus 2
-Bats starter Chad Reineke went 4.2 innings allowing seven hits and two runs while fanning two. Travis Webb earned the win after tossing 1.1 scoreless frames of relief. Closer J.J. Hoover slammed the door shut in the ninth to pick up his second save of the season. We could very well see Hoover pitch with the big club soon as the bullpen is in need of fresh arms.
-Louisville (3-6) won despite being outhit by the Clippers by a tally of 9-5. DH Daryl Jones, 2B Chris Valaika and CF Denis Phipps each recorded a double in the team's home opener.Mobile 6, Pensacola 5
-The Blue Wahoos (5-4) rallied to tie it up with two runs in the top of the ninth, only to surrender the game-winning run in the bottom half of the inning. Justin Freeman (2-1) took the loss after allowing the walkoff, RBI single to Mobile's Alfredo Marte.
-Pensacola collected eights on the night (all singles) with two of them coming from CF Ryan...