Down on the farm: Aug. 25

Tennessee Smokies (AA): 33-30 Overall
smokies.gifNorth Division 2nd Place (-5.5)

Kyle Reynolds stroked a bases-loaded single in the 10th inning giving Tennessee a 2-1, walk-off win against Chattanooga.

RHP Grant Johnson (ND 2-5, 5.79) 6.1 IP, 6 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 4 K

? CF Sam Fuld went 2-for-4 with a walk and his sixth stolen base, extending his hitting streak to 14 games … he is 27-for-61 (.443) with 10 walks, three doubles, nine runs scored, eight RBI and four stolen bases over the stretch, raising his batting average from .232 to .273.
? LF Tyler Colvin went 2-for-4 with his team-leading 79th RBI … he has hit safely in 11 of his last 12 games.
? 1B Jake Fox went 3-for-5 with a run scored … he is hitting .368 (32-for-87) in August.
? Starting pitcher Grant Johnson tossed 6.1 innings of one-run, six-hit ball, walking two and striking out four … the 6.1 innings pitched is his longest outing of the season.
? RHP Jose Ceda earned his second win with a scoreless 10th inning.



Peoria Chiefs (A-): 28-35 Overall
chiefs.gifWestern Division 7th Place (-11.5)

Peoria was eliminated from the Midwest League playoff race after losing to Clinton, 11-6 … with wild card leader Cedar Rapids winning at Wisconsin, the Chiefs are eight games back with seven to play.

RHP Audy Santana (L 1-7, 4.46) 2.1 IP, 6 H, 7 R, 5 ER, 3 BB, 2 K   

? 3B Jovan Rosa went 3-for-4 with a walk, three doubles and two runs scored, establishing a Chiefs single-season record with 40 doubles … he broke David Kim‘s 10-year-old record of 38 doubles in 1998 … Rosa leads the Midwest League in doubles and ranks among the top-five with 49 extra-base hits and 78 RBI.
? DH Dylan Johnston‘s six-game hitting streak ended with an 0-for-4 night that included an RBI … he drove in a run for the sixth time in 10 games since coming off the D.L. on August 14.
? CF Brandon Guyer went 2-for-5 with his team-leading 22nd stolen base.
? C Luis Flores went 2-for-4 with a run scored and an RBI … it was his fifth multi-hit game of the season.


Boise Hawks (A-): 39-28 Overallboise.jpg
East Division 2nd Place (-5.0)

Boise remains five games behind Northwest League East Division leader Spokane after its 3-1 victory over Yakima … the win capped an 11-game road swing the Hawks endured during the annual Western Idaho Fair.

LHP Jeffrey Beliveau (ND 2-1, 2.97) 2.2 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 4 BB, 5 K

HOMERS – Andrew Rundle (8), Ryan Flaherty (7)

? LF Andrew Rundle went 2-for-3 with a walk, his team-leading eighth home run, a run scored and two RBI.
? SS Ryan Flaherty went 2-for-4 with his seventh homer, a run scored and an RBI … he has multiple hits in four of his last six games.
? 2B Marwin Gonzalez went 1-for-2, extending his hitting streak to three games … he is hitting .361 in 23 August contests.

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