Josh Stephan started for Down East and threw six shutout innings, striking out eight while walking two. Dylan MacLean threw a scoreless inning.
Ian Moller had a double and a walk. Daniel Mateo had a hit.
For Hickory, Evan Carter went three for five with a double, a walk and a stolen base. Cody Freeman was two for three with two walks and a stolen base. Aaron Zavala had two hits, two walks and a stolen base. Luisangel Acuna had three walks and a stolen base. Angel Aponte had a hit, two walks and two stolen bases. Chris Seise and Trevor Hauver each had a walk and a hit.
Jack Leiter needed 89 pitches to get through four innings, allowing two runs on two hits and five walks, striking out four.
Justin Foscue picked up a single and a double. David Garcia had a single and a triple. Jonathan Ornelas had a pair of hits. Dustin Harris and Blaine Crim each drew a walk.
Kolby Allard struck out six in 4.1 IP for Round Rock, allowing two runs. Demarcus Evans struck out both batters he faced. Jonathan Hernandez allowed a run in 0.2 IP, striking out two. Chase Lee allowed two hits while striking out three in a scoreless inning.
Sam Huff homered and walked. Zach Reks and Steele Walker each had hits.
Feliciano Serrano threw a scoreless inning for the Surprise Squad. Kelvin Gonzalez made what appears to be his first appearance in a real game since 2019, allowing a pair of runs in 0.2 IP. Joseph Montalvo struck out four in four scoreless innings.
Gleider Figuereo homered and walked. Miguel Aparicio — remember him? — was one for three with a walk in a rehab appearance. Jojo Blackmon homered. Andres Mesa had a pair of hits.