Mason Englert started for the DEWDs. He went four innings, allowing three runs on two hits, three walks and three Ks. Connor Sechler struck out three batters in 1.1 scoreless.
Jayce Easley drew a pair of walks. Luisangel Acuna walked and then was lifted from the game. Thomas Saggese walked twice. Dustin Harris tripled and had a stolen base. Yenci Pena had a pair of doubles and a walk. Jose Acosta had a walk, a single, and four stolen bases. Alejandro Osuna had two walks, a double, and a stolen base. Keithron Moss had three walks.
Hickory had Zak Kent starting on Friday. Kent went 5 IP, striking out six and walking one, while allowing a home run, giving up four runs total.
Josh Smith and Ezequiel Duran made their debuts in the Rangers’ system, with Smith going 1 for 3 with a walk and an HBP, and Duran going 2 for 5 with a double and a steal. Justin Foscue went 1 for 5 with a homer, and now has a 1121 OPS for Hickory. Jonathan Ornelas went four for five with a double.
Cole Winn continued to do Cole Winn things — he threw five innings, allowing two hits and one walk, leading to two runs (one earned), and struck out seven. He now has a 2.82 ERA on the year.
Josh Stowers had a pair of home runs. Josh Jung was 2 for 3 with a walk and a homer and now has a 960 OPS on the year. Sherten Apostel had a hit. J.P. Martinez tripled.
Luis Ortiz allowed four runs in three innings, giving up four hits and two walks while striking out three. Scott Engler allowed a home run in 0.1 IP. Jimmy Herget gave up two runs on a pair of solo home runs in 2 IP, striking out four.
Carl Chester homered. Ryan Dorow had a hit. Nick Solak went 1 for 3 with a walk.
Nick Lockhart went five innings for the Baby Rangers, allowing three runs on two hits and a walk, striking out eight.
Junior Paniagua had a pair of doubles. Maximo Acosta had a triple. Josy Galan picked up his first homer of the year.