Friar Minors – Rizzo now up to 16 RBI

Triple-A: Tucson Padres 8 – Salt Lake Bees 5

1B Anthony Rizzo is now up to 16 RBI in his first 9 games of the season after driving in 3 today with his 2-for-4 effort. CF Cedric Hunter went 3-for-5 in the game to raise his batting average to .320.

Double-A: San Antonio Missions 8 – Northwest Arkansas Naturals 3

This Missions team can light up the scoreboard. They pounded out another 8 runs today. SS Beamer Weems went 3-for-4 in the game with a double and 2 RBI to give him 11 on the season. CF Blake Tekotte hit his second home run of the season and drove in 2 runs to give him 7 on the season. 3B James Darnell went 2-for-2 and also had 2 walks and is now batting .500 on the season.

Rob Musgrave benefited from the offensive output and took the victory after pitching 6 innings and striking out 5 and giving up 3 runs.

Class-A Advanced: Lake Elsinore Storm 12 – High Desert Mavericks 6

1B Nathan Freiman is now up to 8 RBI after driving in 3 runs today and going 3-for-5 in the game. 3B Jedd Gyorko went 3-for-4 in the game with 2 doubles and an RBI.

Class-A: Fort Wayne TinCaps 7 – Great Lakes Loons 6

DH Tommy Medica led the team going 2-for-4 batting in 3 runs. 3B Jake Blackwood went 4-for-5 in the game.

Class-A: Fort Wayne TinCaps 2 – Great Lakes Loons 7

TinCaps were only able to put together 3 hits in this game. Mark Hardy took the loss after pitching in 5 innings and only giving up 2 runs.

Topics: Fort Wayne TinCaps, Lake Elsinore Storm, San Antonio Missions, San Diego Padres, Tucson Padres

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