W: Chris Province (2-1)
L: Cole Kimball (1-1)
HR: HAR - Tim Pahuta (4)
NOTES ... Chris Province worked 3 flawless innings of relief for the win, striking out 5 Harrisburg batters along the way ... Harrisburg's Chris Marrero had multiple hits in all four games and went 9 for 20 in the series ... New Britain is 6 and 9 against Harrisburg this season, with three games still to be played ...
"The Rock Cats roared back in the bottom of the eighth to score four runs and Chris Province came out of the bullpen to fire three perfect innings in relief to down Harrisburg, 6-3 on Thursday night." Full recap
Columbus 0 Paw Sox 1
W: Robert Manuel (4-1)
L: Justin Germano(2-2)
NOTES ... Pawtucket OF Josh Reddick is 11 for 18 over his last six games ... In his last 10 appearances, PawSox reliever Robert Manuel has thrown 14.2 innings, allowing 0 earned runs, only 3 walks and he has stuck out 12 batters along the way ... Pawtucket 1B Lars Anderson is 0 for his last 28 at-bats and it batting .086 over his last 10 games ...
"Dusty Brown hadn't put the ball in play as he stepped up to the plate in the eleventh inning. The Pawtucket Red Sox' catcher struck out in his first four plate appearances, but all was forgotten at McCoy Stadium Thursday night after his game-winning single in the eleventh inning." Full recap
Akron 6 Fisher Cats 9
W: Adrian Martin (3-1)
L: Connor Graham (2-3)
S: Tim Collins (3)
HR: AKR - Damaso Espino(2), Lonnie Chisenall (6); NH - Shawn Bowman (11)
NOTES ... Fisher Cats 3B Shawn Bowman extended his hitting streak to 7 games ... Akron pitchers walked 10 New Hampshire batters and hit 1 ... New Hampshire reliever Tim Collins has not allowed a run in his last 6 appearances ..
"Shawn Bowman’s three-run homer gave the Fisher Cats a 9-6 win Thursday night, capping a day of excitement at Merchantsauto.com Stadium." Full recap
Erie 5 Sea Dogs 1
W: Brooks Brown (4-4)
L: Jeremy Kehrt (1-2)
HR: ERIE - Deik Scram (4)
NOTES ... Erie starter Brooks Brown threw 113 pitches for the first complete game of his professional career ... OF Deik Scram hit his first home run with Erie since April 23rd ... Sea Dogs SS Yamaico Navarro has hit safely in 5 straight games ...
"By the time players make it to Double-A, it doesn't matter where they came from. All they know is they are getting close to the majors." Full recap
Dusty Brown gets a walk-off single to beat the Clippers. (Photo by Ken Babbitt)