Minor League Action, 4/9

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Lakewood at West Virginia, Lakewood wins 5-3.

Lakewood edged out West Virginia on the strength of their bullpen, with Ben Pfinsgraff pitching in relief and getting the win. Jarrod Freeman got roughed up a bit in his full season debut, but struck out 6 over 4.2 innings.

Berry: 1/4, 1 BB, 1 SB
Donald: 0/4
Cardenas: 1/4, 1 R
Milner: 0/3, 1 R, 1 BB
Henry: 1/3, 1 R, 1 BB, 1 RBI, 1 SB

Pfinsgraff: 2.1 IP, 1 H,  1 K, WIN
R Hill: 1.0 IP, 1 K
Cruse: 1.0 IP, 2 K, SAVE

Clearwater at Dunedin, Clearwater wins 6-2
Dan Brauer v TBA

Brad Harman and Lou Marson carried the load offensively, while Dan Brauer and Andrew Carpenter quieted the Dunedin bats.

Golson:  1/4, 1 R
Harman: 3/4, 2 R
Slayden: 1/3, 1 R, 1 2B, 1 RBI
Marson: 2/4, 1 2B, 2 RBI

Brauer: 5.0 IP, 6 H,  1 ER, 2 BB,  3 K
Carpenter: 4.0 IP, 3 H, 1 ER, 3 BB, 4 K

Reading v Bowie, Reading loses 3-2.
Heath Totten v TBA

Heath Totten pitched well, but it wasn’t enough as the Reading bats couldn’t deliver.

Moran: 1/4, 1 2B
Costanzo: 0/4, 1 RBI, 3 K

Totten: 7.0 IP, 2 ER, 3 H, 4 K
B Nelson: 2.0 IP, 1 ER, 1 H, 3 K

Ottawa at Buffalo, Ottawa loses 8-3.

Indians top prospect Adam Miller disposed of Ottawa on the strength of a 4 run first inning. With his 1/4 night, Jason Jaramillo is now hitting .375, a nice start to the season.

Jaramillo: 1/4