LP E. Brown (1-2) 5.1IP 8H 5R 3ER 2BB 1SO 1HR 5.06 ERA
The Grizzlies have lost their fifth consecutive game. Edmonton Trapper's starting pitcher, Blake Stein recorded a complete game, allowing only one run, six hits, striking out four and walking one. Francisco Santos got the only RBI of the game. In the first inning, with two out, Santos hit a bloop single into left-center field bringing in Todd Linden from second.
Right-handed pitcher Kevin Correia, who was just promoted from Norwich a couple days ago, was called up by the San Francisco Giants yesterday. Jesse Foppert was optioned back to Fresno. The Giants have signed two major-league pitchers, Jimmy Anderson and Dustin Hermansen. They've been assigned to Triple-A Fresno and will join the Grizzlies in Edmonton. Hermansen spent most of his 5-year major league career with the Montreal Expost. The 31-year-old was released by the St. Louis Cardinals after he posted a 5.46 ERA in 23 appearances out of the bullpen this season. Anderson, 27, was 17-30 with an ERA sitting just over 5.00 with the Pittsburgh Pirates. this season he was 1-5 marking a 8.84 ERA with the Cincinatti Reds. He became a free agent after refusing to go to Triple-A Lousiville.
NORWICH NAVIGATORS (AA)
Game Postponed Due to Rain, the game will not be rescheduled.
SAN JOSE GIANTS (A)
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LP A. Serrano (3-4) 0.2IP 2H 1R 1ER 0BB 0SO 0HR 3.31 ERA
With the game tied at 2 in the 10th inning. Daniel Ortmeire hit a two-out double down the left field line. Tyler Von Schell smacked a single to right. Ortemeir raced home, diving around Visalia catcher's, Dan Conway, tag for the winning run. Jeff Clark and Chris Begg were able to hold the Oaks to one run on give hit through eight innings.
HAGERSTOWN SUNS (A)
LP R. Keefer (4-9) 7.0IP 6H 3R 3ER 3BB 5SO 1HR 4.74 ERA
S M. Palmer (19) 1.0IP 1H 0R 0ER 0BB 2SO 0HR 1.07 ERA
This was Josh Habel's third consecutive win as a starter, dropping his ERA to 2.23. This was also Hagerstown's 13th shutout of the season, bring the team ERA to .296
Salem-Keizer Volcanoes (A)
LP J. Bateman (2-1) 5.0IP 8H 3R 3ER 3BB 1SO 0HR 8.22 ERA
Mike Wagner got his second homer of the season for the Volcanoes. Starting pitcher, Joe Bateman struggled, throwing 90 pitches, 53 of which were strikes. Bateman is replacing Mike Musgrave, who injured his ankle on Wednesday.
Arizona Giants (R)
LP Faulecnen (0-1) 1.0IP 3H 4R 4ER 1BB 1SO 0HR 36.00 ERA