Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Wednesday's minor-league Rays roundup

Durham 5, Gwinnett 3 (13)
Adam Kennedy's two-run home run with none out in the 13th won it for the Bulls, who are 6-0 for the first time as a Triple-A franchise. Ray Sadler hit a three-run homer in the eighth to tie the game. Kennedy finished 3-for-5 and doubled before Sadler's homer in the eighth.

Chattanooga 10, Biscuits 2
Desmond Jennings stole three bases, including home in the second inning, tripled and scored twice. The Biscuits managed just one other hit, a Brandon Chaves single in the second. Aneury Rodriguez walked six and allowed four hits and four runs in 2 2/3 innings.

St. Lucie 5, Charlotte 2
Alex Cobb allowed two runs -- none earned -- over 5 2/3 innings. He gave up six hits, walked one and struck out four. Matt Fields doubled and scored in the seventh for the Stone Crabs. Greg Sexton doubled in Shawn O'Malley in the ninth.

Bowling Green 6, West Virginia 5
Matt Moore threw five shutout innings and Jake Jefferies knocked in three runs. Moore surrendered one hit, walked two and struck out six. Jefferies hit a bloop RBI single in the first and a two-run double in the second that made it 5-0. Reliever Neil Schenk gave up five runs, three earned, on seven hits in 1 1/3 innings.

Ray of night: Moore