Stats through Friday.
TRIPLE-A, DURHAM BULLS
International League South
(35-20, second place, 1 GB)
RHP Wade Davis tied a career high with 13 strikeouts in a loss Wednesday. He allowed three runs on eight hits in six innings. Davis is 5-3 with a 3.51 ERA.
LHP Carlos Hernandez is 4-0 with a 1.82 ERA in his last six starts.
LHP James Houser has allowed one earned run in each of his last two starts, winning both. He’s 3-1 with a 3.92 ERA in nine starts.
SS Brandon Chaves has a .400 average and eight walks in 11 games.
RHP Mitch Talbot went on the disabled list with an arm injury Tuesday. He’s 4-4 with a 4.47 ERA this year.
3B Chris Nowak is hitting .230 with three home runs and 14 RBIs.
HIGH-CLASS A, CHARLOTTE STONE CRABS
Florida State League South
(26-24, tied for second, 6.5 GB)
LHP Darin Downs threw six shutout innings in a no-decision Friday. He’s 5-2 with a 2.77 ERA and has a four-start winless streak. Downs has walked five and struck out 43.
2B Cody Cipriano has a .419 on-base percentage, 24 runs scored and 20 RBIs.
LHP David Newmann allowed two hits and an unearned run to win Wednesday. He’s 3-3 with a 3.78 ERA.
RHP Matt Gorgen has an 0.36 ERA and 14 hits allowed in 25 innings.
C Ian Paxton was 3-for-4 with a double in his Charlotte debut Friday.
LOW-CLASS A, BOWLING GREEN HOT RODS
South Atlantic League Southern
(26-28, tied for fifth, 5 GB)
RHP Nick Barnese allowed one run over five innings in his season debut Friday. He hit three batters, all in the first inning, and struck out seven. Barnese has been out with shoulder tendinitis.
SS Tim Beckham is 3-for-18 in his last five games, dropping his season average to .291. He has three home runs, 30 RBIs and 22 runs scored.
Those who strayed from the Rays
LF Delmon Young has a .231 average with the Minnesota Twins. He has one home run, 14 RBIs and 41 strikeouts in 34 games.
OF Jesus Feliciano has 17 hits in his last 11 games for Triple-A Buffalo (Mets). He’s hitting .302.
1B Gabriel Martinez is on the disabled list at Double-A Chattanooga (Dodgers). He is hitting .298 with seven home runs and 31 RBIs.
RHP Ruddy Lugo is 4-4 with a 3.86 ERA for Triple-A Toledo (Tigers).
1B Wes Bankston has a .222 average at Triple-A Louisville (Reds).
RHP Franklin Nunez has a 6.16 ERA in 11 games with Triple-A Colorado Springs (Rockies).
RHP Jose Veras is 3-1 with a 6.65 ERA in 23 appearances for the New York Yankees.
3B Vince Harrison is hitting .352 with independent Schaumburg.
RHP Travis Minix has 10 saves and an 0.71 ERA at independent Somerset.
OF Sergio Pedroza has a .333 average, 10 RBIs and 15 walks for independent Victoria.
RHP Steve Andrade has a 6.75 ERA in 10 appearances with independent York.