Hans Crouse manned the mound for Hickory last night, and allowed a pair of runs ion 5 hits and 2 walks in 5 innings of work, striking out 1. Jesus Linarez struck out 4 in 3 shutout innings, lowering his ERA to 2.20, and Kelvin Gonzalez struck out 2 in a scoreless inning of work, lowering his ERA to 2.08. Matt Whatley had a pair of hits and Miguel Aparicio had a hit and a walk.
For Frisco, Edinson Volquez continued his rehab with a scoreless inning, Tyler Phillips allowed 3 runs (2 earned) in 6 IP with 2 walks and 3 Ks. Charles Leblanc had a single and a homer, Brendan Davis had a pair of hits, and Leody Taveras had a double.
For Down East, Sherten Apostel had a hit and a walk, and J.P. Martinez had a hit.