Seth Mejias-Brean, the Hitting Machine
Charlotte 8 Louisville 1
Bats (43-70), Last place International League West, 26.0 GB
-Todd Redmond (L 7-8, 3.44) lost after two unearned runs scored in his five innings. Will Ohman, Nick Christiani, and J.J. Hoover each tossed scoreless inning.
-CF Denis Phipps went 2-4, with a double and a solo home run (8). SS Didi Gregorius was 2-3.
Pensacola 6 Tennessee 1
Blue Wahoos (55-54, 21-19), 2nd place Southern League South, 3.0 GB
-Wirfin Obispo (W 3-0, 2.47) struck out 10 over six innings of one-run baseball. Wilkin De La Rosa threw 1.1 scoreless innings. Justin Freeman got the five-out save (12).
-SS Billy Hamilton walked twice, scored twice, and stole twice (15, 119). CF Bryson Smith was 2-5, with two RBI and a run scored. 3B David Vidal also went 2-5, with two RBI and a runs, but also smacked a solo shot (6).
Bakersfield 9 San Jose 8
Blaze (58-52, 17-23), 4th place California League North, 5.0 GB