AAA: Omaha 7, Oklahoma 1
W: Billy Buckner (7-2, 3.86)
HR: Mike Aviles (6), Jorge Padilla (6)
|Billy Buckner (W, 7-2)||6.0||4||1||1||2||8||0||3.86|
The Omaha Royals took the win over Oklahoma on Monday afternoon by a score of 7-1. Billy Buckner tossed another gem, his third very solid start in a row. Buckner allowed one run on four hits while striking out a season-high eight batters. He sports a cool 1.29 ERA in his last three starts, while striking out 19 batters in 21 innings. Roberto Giron and Ryan Braun tossed a combined three scoreless innings to shut the door.
The Wichita Wranglers had the day off on Monday as part of the break for the Texas League all-star game. Luke Hochevar, Mike Stodolka, and Chris Lubanski will represent the Wranglers at the game on Tuesday.
High A: Winston-Salem 2, Wilmington 0 (5 innings)
L: Jason Godin (0-3, 6.75)
|Jason Godin (L, 0-3)||5.0||7||2||2||1||4||1||6.75|
In a game shortened by rain, the Wilmington Blue Rocks fell on Monday 2-0. Jason Godin had a solid start, allowing two runs in five innings, but picked up the loss anyway. The offense was nowhere to be found, as the only two hits both came from Wilver Perez. Righty Blake Johnson (4-6, 4.43) will head to the mound on Tuesday to complete the series with Winston-Salem.
Low A: Kane County 11, Burlington 2
L: Everett Teaford (3-7, 5.54)
|CF Derrick Robinson||4||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||.271|
|DH Brady Everett||4||1||2||0||0||0||0||0||0||.287|
The Burlington Bees were smoked on Monday against Kane County, 11-2. Everett Teaford was pounded for 11 hits and eight runs in 4.2 innings, and reliever Jim Wladyka wasn't much better. Brady Everett had a couple of hits for Burlington, while Joe Dickerson and Derrick Robinson each tacked on a hit of their own.
R-Adv: Idaho Falls 7, Casper 6
W: Greg Holland (2-0, 0.00)
HR: Anthony Seratelli (2, 3), Devery Van De Keere (1)
|3B Anthony Seratelli||4||2||3||0||0||2||4||1||1||.387|
|RF O.D. Gonzalez||3||0||1||1||0||0||0||1||0||.276|
|DH Devery Van De Keere||1||1||1||0||0||1||1||0||0||.321|
|Greg Holland (W, 2-0)||2.0||3||1||0||0||2||0||0.00|
The Idaho Falls Chukars improved to 6-1 on the season with a 7-6 extra innings victory over Casper. Devery Van De Keere came in to pinch hit in the bottom of the 10th and blasted a home run over the right field wall for the walk-off victory. Infielder Anthony Seratelli corked his second and third home runs of the season on the night as well. Tenth round selection Greg Holland picked up the win in relief, after blowing the save in the bottom of the ninth on an unearned run.
R-Adv: Burlington 4, Bristol 3
W: Henry Arias (1-0, 3.38), S: Ryan Woods (2)
HR: Wilson Tucker (3)
|RF Wilson Tucker||4||1||2||1||0||1||2||0||0||.357|
|DH Jake Lane||3||1||1||1||0||0||0||1||1||.263|
|C Nicholas Doscher||4||0||2||0||0||0||1||0||2||.278|
|Henry Arias (W, 1-0)||5.0||8||3||2||0||3||0||3.38|
|Ryan Woods (S, 2)||2.1||0||0||0||0||2||0||0.00|
The Burlington Royals went to 5-2 on the year with a win over the Bristol Sox, 4-3. Wilson Tucker led the way with a 2-for-4 night with his third home run of the year. Patrick Norris reached twice on walks, and created a run in the first inning by stealing second and third base, then scoring on a throwing error by the catcher. The pitching staff had a solid game, as starter Henry Arias picked up the victory and sidearmer Ryan Woods captured his second save.
R: Padres 10, Royals 7
L: Michael Lehmann (0-1, 3.86)