International League (AAA) LOUISVILLE BATS

Manager: David Bell LAST GAME (SATURDAY): Indianapolis 4 Louisville 5 The Bats were held hitless over the first 4.1 innings, but exploded for 5 runs with 1 out in the 5th inning erasing a 1-0 Indianapolis lead and taking a 5-1 advantage that they wouldn’t relinquish…Only 3 runs in the Bats 5th were earned…RHP Sean Gallagher allowed 2er over 7.0 innings to earn his 4th win of the season (5h, 2bb, 5k, 1hr)…RF Danny Dorn went 2-for-3 and scored a run…CF Joey Gathright and LF Felex Perez each collected 1rbi.

NEXT GAME (TODAY): vs Indianapolis (Pirates) Game 2 of a 2-game series (1-0)
Louisville’s Probable Pitcher:

RHP Chad Reineke (1-3, 4.91, 9gs)

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Sunday, May 27, 2012

Southern League (AA) PENSACOLA BLUE WAHOOS
Manager: Jim Riggleman LAST GAME (SATURDAY): Mississippi 7 Pensacola 3 The Wahoos led 3-2 entering the 8th inning, but the Braves plated 5 runs on 6 straight singles to take 7-3 advantage that they made stand up…RHP Mark Serrano allowed all 4 runs in the 6th without retiring a batter and suffered the loss…RHP Daniel Corcino didn’t factor in the decision despite allowing just 2er over 6.0 innings of work (6h, 1bb, 7k)…RF Andrew Means collected 2 hits, including his first home run of 2012, a solo shot…C Brian Peacock added 2rbi.

MINOR LEAGUE NEWS
ORGANIZATIONAL LEADERS
PITCHING LEADERS PITCHER CLUB W-L ERA IP Tony Cingrani BAK 4-1 1.05 51.1 Chad Rogers BAK 2-2 1.69 48.0 Kyle Lotzkar PNS 4-1 2.74 46.0 Justice French DAY 3-2 2.85 53.2 Brett Tomko LOU 0-5 3.18 51.0 Daniel Corcino PNS 2-2 3.50 54.0 Pedro Villarreal LOU 3-3 3.62 59.2 Tim Crabbe PNS 2-2 3.69 46.1 Tanner Robles DAY 3-3 3.98 54.1 H 35 38 36 53 48 49 57 35 48 BB 12 12 28 15 26 23 8 29 19 SO 69 37 47 45 41 53 44 46 36

NEXT GAME (TODAY): vs Mississippi (Braves) Game 5 of a 5-game series (1-3)
Pensacola’s Probable Pitcher:

RHP Tim Crabbe (2-2, 3.69, 9gs)

California League (A) BAKERSFIELD BLAZE
Manager: Ken Griffey LAST GAME (SATURDAY): San Jose (Giants) 8 Bakersfield 2 The Blaze entered the 7th inning with a 2-1 lead, but the bullpen allowed 5 runs in the frame…San Jose tacked on 2 runs and went on to the 8-2 win and series sweep…RHP Pat Doyle was saddled with the loss (1.0, 0h, 3r, 3er, 4bb, 1k)…RHP Daniel Renken started for the Blaze and struck out 6 over his 5.1 innings of work allowing 1er on 3 hits and walking 3…3B Travis Mattair and 2B Devin Lohman each had 2 hits and 1rbi to lead Bakersfield…Lohman has produced 4 straight multi-hit games (10-for-22, .455, 3hr, 9rbi)…SS Billy Hamilton stole his 47th base of the season.

NEXT GAME (TODAY): vs Inland Empire (Angels) Games 1 of a 3-game series (0-0)
Bakersfield’s Probable Pitcher:

BATTING LEADERS BATTER CLUB AVG AB H HR RBI Henry Rodriguez PNS .348 132 46 2 15 Bryson Smith BAK .338 139 47 4 23 Ryan Wright DAY .316 190 60 1 25 Billy Hamilton BAK .310 187 58 1 15 Donald Lutz BAK .306 183 56 13 39 Steve Selsky DAY .275 160 44 1 16 Ryan LaMarre PNS .273 183 50 1 12 Joel Guzman PNS .269 167 45 6 26 Kyle Waldrop DAY .267 146 39 1 17 HOME RUNS PLAYER CLUB Donald Lutz BAK Travis Mattair BAK Cody Puckett LOU David Vidal PNS 3 others tied with STOLEN BASES PLAYER CLUB Billy Hamilton BAK Theo Bowe BAK Kristopher Negron LOU Ryan LaMarre PNS Ryan Wright DAY HR 13 7 7 7 6 SB 47 17 15 12 11

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Midwest League (A) DAYTON DRAGONS
Manager: Delino DeShields LAST GAME (SATURDAY): Dayton 8 West Michigan 6 The Dragons trailed 4-0 after 1 and 6-4 after 6, but scored 4 runs in the 7th inning that proved to be the difference…C Yovan Gonzalez drove in the go-ahead run in 7th with an RBI single…CF Kurtis Muller went 2-for-4 clubbing a solo homer and driving in 2…DH Josef Terry, 2B Ryan Wright and 1B Danny Vicioso each collected 2 hits and 1rbi… Wright extended his hitting streak to 9 games (18-for-36, .500, 7 2b, 9rbi).

NEXT GAME (TODAY): at West Michigan (Tigers) Game 2 of a 4-game series (1-0)
Dayton’s Probable Pitcher:

LHP Stalin Gerson (2-3, 4.15, 9gs)

Pioneer League (R) BILLINGS MUSTANGS
Manager: Pat Kelly SEASON BEGINS 6/18: vs. Missoula (D’Backs) The Mustangs kick off their 39th season as a Reds affiliate on June 18...Pat Kelly returns as the manager and will be joined in 2012 by pitching coach Tony Fossas and hitting coach Ray Martinez.

NEXT GAME (6/18): vs Missoula (D’Backs) Game 1 of a 3-game series (0-0)
Probable Pitcher:

Steve French

ORGANIZATIONAL STANDINGS
TEAM Louisville Pensacola Bakersfield Dayton Billings AZL Reds TOTALS 1ST HALF W-L Place 16-34 4th 23-26 3rd 26-22 2nd 18-31 8th 2ND HALF W-L Place OVERALL W-L WIN% GB 16-34 .320 -12.0 23-26 .469 -5.5 26-22 .542 -5.5 18-31 .367 -16.5 83-113 .423

Arizona League (R) AZL REDS
Manager: Jose Miguel Nieves SEASON BEGINS 6/21: vs. AZL Mariners The Arizona League Reds begin their season on June 21... Manager Juan Miguel Nieves will be joined by pitching coach Derrin Ebert and hitting coach Jorge Orta.

NEXT GAME (6/21): vs. Mariners Game 1
Probable Pitcher:

Oscar Goldman