Around the minors 7.25.12


LOUISVILLE 5, BUFFALO 4: Mike Baxter went 1-for-3 with a run scored and two walks for Buffalo. He played 10 innings in right field. Josh Satin had three RBIs, giving him 41 for the season. Colin McHugh threw 6 2/3 scoreless innings, improving his candidacy to start for the Mets at some point in the near future. Pedro Beato took the loss, surrending a run in a third of an inning. Box

NEW BRITAIN 11, BINGHAMTON 2: Zack Wheeler and Frank Francisco both struggled in this one. Wheeler gave up six runs on 10 hits in four innings to fall to 9-6, while Francisco was charged with two runs on three hits in just two-thirds of an inning. Box

ST. LUCIE 6, BRADENTON 5: Aderlin Rodriguez went 2-for-4 with a homer and three RBIs. Kai Gronauer delivered a walk-off fielder’s choice. Box

SAVANNAH 6, KANNAPOLIS 2: Cole Frenzel went 3-for-3 with two doubles and two runs scored, while Michael Fulmer threw five scoreless innings of three-hit ball and struck out eight to improve to 6-5 on the year. Box

BROOKLYN 3, BATAVIA 2: Alexander Sanchez and Stefan Sabol connected for back-to-back homers in the sixth inning. Box