Yates, Patton and Rain

Sunday, September 03 2006 @ 05:24 PM EDT

Contributed by: Gerry

Only three teams played, and they all won.  Kyle Yates was outstanding for the Fisher Cats but the bullpen had to pitch six more innings before New Hampshire could win.  Cory Patton's home run, and Kurt Isenberg's pitching, led Dunedin to victory.  Lansing won easy as lead-off hitter went 5-5.

Scranton at Syracuse - Postponed

New Hampshire 1  Portland 0 -13 innings

Both starters went seven innings and only allowed two hits, Kyle Yates was the starring pitcher for the Fisher Cats.  In the thirteenth Dustin Majewski singled to lead off the inning, was bunted to second and scored on a Ryan Patterson single.  Tracey Thorpe had a 1-2-3 inning for the save.

Dunedin 2  Clearwater 1

Kurt Isenberg pitched seven strong innings allowing one run on five hits.  Cory Patton hit a game winning home run in the seventh inning for the D-Jays.

Southwest Michigan 1 Lansing 11

Lansing scored five runs in both the fifth and sixth innings.  Luke Hetherington, batting leadoff, went 5-5 with three runs scored.  Joey Metropoulos went 3-4 with a home run, Yuber Rodriguez also homered.  Casey McKenzie pitched seven strong innings for the win.

Williamsport at Auburn - Doubleheader, Postponed


3   Luke Hetherington

2   Cory Patton

1   Kyle Yates