Bats 6, IronPigs 3
The Rundown - Louisville scores four runs in the first inning and cruises to their second straight win.
Key Inning: 1st Inning - With the call-up of Tyler Cloyd, Zach Miner made a spot start. He had a rough first inning where he gave up a double and four singles and four runs in the first inning. He settled down and pitched well for the next three innings but the damage was done.
IronPig offense - In the 4th inning, Cody Asche singled and scored on Cody Overbeck's double to cut the lead to 4-1. Asche (2-for-4) hit a solo homer to cut the score to 4-2…In the 9th, Darin Ruf (2-for-4) continued to be hot, hitting a solo homer for the third run…The Bats scored two in the top of the 7th to put the game out of reach.
Notes - The Phillies #2 prospect Tommy Joseph (Catcher) was placed on the disabled list with a concussion…On Tuesday, the IronPigs committed their first error in 8 games (78 innings). Lehigh Valley has only committed two errors in the last 11 games
Records: Lehigh Valley (14-18), Louisville (16-17)
On Deck - The IronPigs close out their eight game homestand today with a 10:35 start against Louisville. IronPig lefty Tom Cochran (0-0, 3.60) will face Pedro Villarreal (0-2, 4.68)