Josh Stephan made his second start for Down East, and after a sparkling outing in his full season debut, he got knocked around a little on Wednesday, allowing five runs in three innings of work, striking out five, walking two and allowing a pair of home runs. Nick Lockhart allowed a run in two innings of work while Leury Tejeda threw two shutout innings, each walking one and striking out two. Conner Sechler allowed a pair of runs in an inning of work.
Aaron Zavala had a pair of hits and a walk. Cody Freeman had a single and a homer. Luisangel Acuna had a hit.
Hickory lost their tenth in a row on Wednesday. David Garcia homered. Ezequiel Duran had a hit, a walk and a stolen base. Dustin Harris had a pair of walks. Frayner Chavez had a hit, two walks and a stolen base.
Baylor’s Cody Bradford started for Frisco and allowed four runs in five innings of work, allowing seven hits but no walks and striking out five. The Viper struck out two in an inning of work. Bubba Thompson homered. Justin Foscue had a single and a double. Blaine Crim and Davis Wendzel each had hits.