Monday, March 26, 2012
Around the minors 3.26.12
By Adam Rubin
MEMPHIS 6, BUFFALO 5: The Bisons are now (0-4-3) with four games remaining on their spring-training exhibition schedule. The Herd has a camp day on Tuesday and will host the New Orleans Zephyrs on Wednesday at Port St. Lucie. Michael Fisher hit a two-run home run in the loss while Omar Quintanilla went 1-for-3 with a double. Zach Lutz was 1-for-3 with a walk. Right-hander Jeremy Hefner started for the Herd and tossed 4 2/3 scoreless innings.
SPRINGFIELD 3, BINGHAMTON 0: The B-Mets were held to three hits by the Double-A affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals. Only Pedro Zapata, Eric Campbell and Rylan Sandoval scratched out hits for the B-Mets, who were kept off the scoreboard for the second straight day. Campbell played 126 games with the B-Mets last season. Taylor Whitenton started for the Double-A Mets and allowed a run in the first inning before tossing two scoreless frames. Jeff Kaplan allowed a run in one inning. The B-Mets (2-5) will play an intrasquad game tomorrow before hosting the Jacksonville Suns, the Double-A affiliate of the Miami Marlins, on Wednesday.
Top prospect Zack Wheeler will return to game action Tuesday and twisting an ankle and missing a start.
Compiled from team reports