Starter Cam Vieaux (3-3, 3.33) left a lot of runners on base, allowing five hits and five walks in five innings but onyl allowed two to score as the Indians held a 6-2 lead ibto the sixth - but Jesus Liranzo (8.54 ERA in 26 1⁄3 IP) and Brandon Waddell (8.70 ERA in 30 IP), two relievers who have yet to be recalled, combined for nine hits and five walks in the next three innings as the Bisons tallied twelve runs over the final four innings.
The only reliever not to allow any runs was J.B. Schuck, who was also the only player to have more than one hit for the Indians, with a double, triple and a walk in four times up. 3B Kevin Kramer (272/353/456) had a two-run single in the third and SS Cole Tucker (323/405/554) an RBI double in a four-run fourth.
The Curve and Sea Dogs were in a scoreless tie into the sixth inning with starter Sean Brady (3-6, 5.69) having allowed only one hit, but a single, walk, hit batsmen and a fielder’s choice created a Portland run in the sixth and then Brady served up a solo homer in the seventh. The game was put away when Vicente Campos (5.25 ERA in 24 IP) served up four runs in the eighth and ninth.
In a makeup of an April game in Charlotte, Bradenton was the visiting team in their home park. Nick Economos (6-4, 2.55) started but was yanked in the third after a 36 minute rain delay, having thrown only 22 of 44 pitches for strikes and walking four batters. Samuel Reyes (1.47 ERA in 36 2⁄3 IP) had only allowed three runs all year but proceeded to give up three in just two innings on six hits, breaking a 2-2 tie.
The Marauders and Stone Crabs were scoreless going to the bottom of the seventh, the last scheduled inning of the double header, when with two outs and no one on SS Robbie Glendinning doubled to right and then RF Cal Mitchell lined a homer, his seventh of the year, over the right field fence for a walk-off win.
Max Kranick (4-5, 4.03), who’s only allowed four runs in his last three starts, gave up just one on five hits and no walks through 6 1⁄3 innings.
Hickory at Greensboro was postponed
16 year old starter Andy Maldonado (24.55 DERA in 3 2⁄3 IP) was ripped for the second time, allowing seven runs in two innings.
3B Orlando Chivilli (467/529/933) was 2-for-3 with a double, triple and walk.
Reliever Domingo Gonzalez (0.00 ERA in 11 IP) didn’t allow a hit over the final 4 1⁄2 inning, walking one and striking out seven.
3B Dariel Lopez had three hits.
Cody Bolton comes back from hamstring discomfort in the minimum seven days and three position players are demoted to short-season teams which will start play next week.
2019-06-11 Bradenton - RHP Cody Bolton reinstated from the injury list.
2019-06-11 2B Dean Lockery assigned to West Virginia Black Bears from Bradenton Marauders.
2019-06-11 2B Matt Morrow assigned to Bristol Pirates from Bradenton Marauders.
2019-06-11 1B Kyle Mottice assigned to West Virginia Black Bears from Greensboro Grasshoppers.
2019-06-04 Indianapolis - OF Trayvon Robinson
2019-05-22 Bradenton - LHP Ike Schlabach
2019-05-17 Bradenton - LHP Oddy Nunez, back strain
2019-05-16 Altoona - RHP Tate Scioneaux, left ankle sprain
2019-05-10 Greensboro - SS Zach Kone, right shoulder strain
2019-05-04 Bradenton - RHP Drew Fischer, right elbow strain
2019-04-28 Indianapolis - RHP J.T. Brubaker, right forearm strain
2019-04-28 Bradenton - SS Oeil Cruz, right foot fracture
2019-04-26 Altoona - 2B Steven Alemais, right shoulder strain
2019-04-21 Indianapolis - RHP Brandon Maurer, right knee inflammation
2019-04-04 Greensboro - RHP Travis McGregor, recovering from Sept 2018 Tommy John surgery
2019-04-04 Altoona - RHP Gage Hinsz, right forearm strain