Scottsdale returned from the short Fall league All Star break with a 3-2 loss against Mesa on Monday evening, with Edgar Garcia (2-2), taking the loss. Garcia, gave up a run on one hit in the inning he worked. Domonic Brown, fresh off his start in the All Star game was 1-4 with two strikeouts, while Scott Mathieson threw a scoreless eighth, walking one.
On Tuesday, Scottsdale shut out Pheonix 2-0, with Steve Susdorf getting the start in LF, and going 1-2, with a run, double, and two walks. Tuffy Gosewisch caught and was 0-3 while Domonic Brown was 1-4 with an RBI. Pheonix came back to clobber Scottsdale 12-3 on Wednesday with Mike Cisco the victim of two Domonic Brown errors (his 4th and 5th of the Fall), causing three unearned runs to score. In any event, Cisco was less than sharp, going three innings, and giving up 5 runs (2 earned). He walked one and struck out one. To a small extent, Brown made up for his two gaffes with a two run triple, during a 2-4 night. Steve Susdorf was 1-4 in his second consecutive start in LF, while Scott Mathieson gave up a run in the inning he tossed.
On Thursday, Scottsdale lost 6-3 to Pao Sagueros, with Tuffy Gosewisch starting at catcher and going 0-4 with an RBI, while Domonic Brown was 2-4 with a double. Edgar Garcia pitched 2.2 innings and gave up only an unearned run, while allowing one hit and striking out one. Michael Schwimer allowed a run on two hits in his inning of work (the 8th). He walked one and struck out one.
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