AROUND THE HORN: SATURDAY, APRIL 29TH

FRIDAY’S RESULTS

Atlanta Braves 10, MILWAUKEE BREWERS 8
The Braves defeated the Brewers in a slugfest at Miller Park on Friday night by a score of 10-8.  Chase Anderson got the start and went six innings, giving up four runs. Neftali Feliz allowed two runs in the ninth and was charged with the loss. Orlando Arcia (3), Ryan Braun (7) and Domingo Santana (3) all homered for Milwaukee with Arcia, Braun and Hernan Perez all turning in multi-hit performances.

COLORADO SPRINGS SKY SOX 7, Iowa Cubs 0
The Sky Sox shutout Iowa behind five scoreless innings from starter Hiram Burgos, topping the Cubs by a score of 7-0.  Burgos struck out seven and earned his first win of the year. Wei-Chung Wang followed with two shutout frames with Tyler Cravy and Rob Scahill each working a scoreless inning. Eric Sogard singled, doubled and drove in three runs while Yadiel Rivera was on base three times, going 2-for-3 with a walk.

BILOXI SHUCKERS 1, Pensacola Blue Wahoos 0
Three Biloxi pitchers combined to shutout Pensacola as the Shuckers won 1-0.  Jorge Lopez started and earned the win, tossing six scoreless innings and striking out ten. Josh Uhen followed with two shutout frames and Matt Ramsey recorded the final three outs for the save. Michael Reed finished the game with two hits in four at-bats while Lopez and Blake Allemand each added a double.

CAROLINA MUDCATS 9, Frederick Keys 11
Frederick scored eight runs in the bottom of the eighth inning as they came back to defeat Carolina 11-9.  Conor Harber got the start for the Mudcats and went five innings, allowing three runs. Jon Olczak gave up six runs in just one-third of an inning and was tagged with the loss. Corey Ray led the offense, going 3-for-6 with a pair of doubles while Wendell Rijo added a single, double and a walk.

WISCONSIN TIMBER RATTLERS, Burlington Bees (Postponed, Rain)
Wisconsin and Burlington had game two of their series rained out on Friday.  The two teams will try to play a doubleheader on Saturday with game one slated to start at 5:00 PM.

MLB SCOREBOARD | MiLB SCOREBOARD | BREWERFAN LINK REPORT

1. Lewis Brinson -Colorado Springs Sky Sox (AAA)
 1-for-4, RBI, R, K, Sac Fly
2. Corey Ray – Carolina Mudcats (A+)
 3-for-6, 2 2B, R, 2 RBI, SB
3. Josh Hader -Colorado Springs Sky Sox (AAA)
 DNP
4. Isan Diaz – Carolina Mudcats (A+)
 1-for-5, 2B, 2 RBI, SB, BB, K
5. Luis Ortiz – Biloxi Shuckers (AA)
 DNP
6. Trent Clark – Carolina Mudcats (A+)
 1-for-3, 2 BB, R, SB
7. Brett Phillips – Colorado Springs Sky Sox (AAA)
 0-for-4, K
8. Jorge Lopez – Biloxi Shuckers (AA)
 W, 6 IP, 2 H, 0 R, BB, 10 K
9. Brandon Woodruff – Colorado Springs (AAA)
 DNP
10. Lucas Erceg – Carolina Mudcats (A+)
 0-for-4, 2BB, R, K, SB
11. Mauricio Dubon – Biloxi Shuckers (AA)
 0-for-2, BB, SAC
12. Marcos Diplan – Carolina Mudcats (A+)
 DNP
13. Phil Bickford – Extended Spring Training
DNP, currently serving 50-game suspension
14. Cody Ponce – Carolina Mudcats (A+)
 DNP
15. Gilbert Lara – Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (A)
 DNP
16. Jacob Nottingham – Biloxi Shuckers (AA)
 1-for-4
17. Devin Williams – Rehab
DNP, Underwent Tommy John surgery in March and will miss all of the 2017 season
18. Monte Harrison – Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (A)
 DNP
19. Kodi Medeiros – Carolina Mudcats (A+)
 DNP
20. Nathan Kirby – Extended Spring Training
DNP, Rehabbing from 2015 Tommy John surgery in Extended Spring Training in Maryvale, AZ
21. Ryan Cordell -Colorado Springs Sky Sox (AAA)
 0-for-4, BB, R
22. Taylor Williams – Biloxi Shuckers (AA)
 DNP
23. Demi Orimoloye – Wisconsin Timber Rattlers (A)
 DNP
24. Jake Gatewood – Carolina Mudcats (A+)
 1-for-3, 2B, RBI, R, 2 BB, K
25. Corbin Burnes – Carolina Mudcats (A+)
 DNP

ON DECK FOR SATURDAY

Atlanta Braves @ MILWAUKEE BREWERS (6:10 PM CST)
Probable Starter: Jimmy Nelson

COLORADO SPRINGS SKY SOX @ Iowa Cubs (7:08 PM CST)
Probable Starter: Paolo Espino

BILOXI SHUCKERS @ Pensacola Blue Wahoos (6:35 PM CST)
Probable Starter: Taylor Williams

CAROLINA MUDCATS @ Frederick Keys (12:00 PM CST) DH
Probable Starter: Corbin Burnes
Probable Starter: Brad Kuntz

WISCONSIN TIMBER RATTLERS @ Burlington Bees (5:00 PM CST)
Probable Starter: Victor Diaz
Probable Starter: Trey Supak