Chip Ambres prevents a shutout and is a likely callup. Will Inman pitches San Antonio to shutout number 20, and Jesus Lopez plates a pair in a sweep. Brian Joynt homers but Evan Scribner can't hold a lead. Anthony Contreras has four hits, but the Wizards don't like driving him in. Pablo Menchaca is shelled on a day Eugene needs a win.
August 31, 2008
Matt Antonelli's triple is key while Justin Germano struggles. Ernesto Frieri made his first Double-A start and made it count. Jeremy Hefner tosses six hitless innings but the Wizards lose. Jeudy Valdez homers but the bullpen falters again in Eugene. Jose DePaula and Colin Lynch have rough outings.
August 26, 2008
Portland is suspended. Will Inman is out after two while Mike DeMark keeps it close. Ernesto Frieri and two relievers throw the first Storm shutout. Jeremy Hefner won his tenth with another solid outing. Beamer Weems is heating up at the right time. Jose DePaula has an impressive run. Juan Chavez sets a career high.
August 21, 2008
Joe Thatcher allows three runs to ruin a Justin Germano start. Greg Burke takes his seventh loss of the year. Sixteen runs and 22 hits for Lake Elsinore. Lance Zawadzki scores the winner in the ninth. Anthony Bass completes a three-hit shutout. Chris Wilkes picks up win number six. Rymer Liriano stands alone in the hitting phase.
August 15, 2008
Justin Germano allows one run and takes the loss. Steve Garrison is solid and the offense takes care of business. Kellen Kulbacki and Sam Carter each have four hits. Bryan Oland helps the bullpen throw shutout ball. Dean Anna gets the game winning homer early in the contest. Pedro Hernandez is dominant but is denied a win.
July 24, 2008