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Cannonballs coming: big outbursts from Bradenton, West Virginia

-- Indianapolis (5-5) lost to Toledo, 5-3.  Wilfredo Boscan gave up four runs in seven innings on eight hits.  He walked none and struck out six.  The Indians had ten hits, but couldn't sustain much offense.  Alen Hanson went 2-5 with two steals, and is now hitting 333/355/467, although he has one walk and 11 strikeouts.  Ed Easley was 2-4.  Others:

Adam Frazier:  1-5, 2B
Josh Bell:  1-4
Jason Rogers:  1-3, BB
Max Moroff:  0-4 (batting .125)
Willy Garcia:  1-4

-- Clay Holmes recovered from early control problems, but Altoona (5-7) was still edged by Harrisburg, 2-1.  Holmes walked two and hit two in the first two innings, but got through five on 81 pitches, 52 of them strikes.  He gave up two runs on a first-inning HR.  He allowed seven hits and two walks, and fanned three.  Holmes also had a double in two at-bats.  Altoona scored only on Jose Osuna's second HR leading off the ninth.  Osuna went 2-4.  Others:

Harold Ramirez:  0-4 (now hitting .163)
Erich Weiss:  2-4
Edwin Espinal:  2-4, 2B
Barrett Barnes:  0-4, 2 K (now hitting .077 with 11 K in 26 AB)
Dovydas Neverauskas:  2 IP, no runners, 4 K

-- Bradenton (6-7) scored seven runs in the first inning and coasted to an 11-5 win over Palm Beach.  Michael Suchy went 2-5 with a double, triple and four RBIs.  Taylor Gushue (pictured) was 2-4 with a double and three RBIs.  Gushue struggled in low A last year, but this year he's hitting .355 with five XBHs in nine games.  Starter Colten Brewer gave up four runs on eight hits and three walks in five innings.  Three of the runs were unearned.  Brewer struck out five.  Others:

Kevin Newman:  2-4, BB
Kevin Kramer:  1-5
Connor Joe:  1-5, 2 errors
Jordan Luplow:  2-3, 1 2B, 2 BB

-- West Virginia (11-2) rallied from a seven-run deficit to beat Kannapolis, 10-9.  After allowing no runs in his first two starts, Bret Helton got torched for six runs in an inning and two-thirds.  Danny Arribas went 3-4 with his second HR, a double and a walk, while Carlos Munoz and Tyler Filliben each drove in three.  The Power got their ten runs while resting the only two players -- Tito Polo! and Ke'Bryan Hayes -- who've hit well so far.  Others:

Mitchell Tolman:  2-6, 2B
Casey Hughston:  1-5, 2B
Munoz:  1-3, 2B, 2 BB
Ryan Nagle:  3-3, 2 BB