PAWTUCKET 2, Durham 1
The PawSox won when catcher Dusty Brown hit an RBI double in the bottom of the ninth, driving home centerfielder Freddy Guzman. Starter Clay Buchholz allowed one run on five hits and three walks in five innings while striking out two. Reliever Marcus McBeth struck out three in two perfect innings. Rocky Cherry pitched the ninth for the win, lowering his ERA to 1.23. Chris Carter went 2 for 4 with a double.
Erie 11, PORTLAND 2
Outfielder Ryan Kalish went 1 for 3 with a home run and two RBI. Third baseman Jorge Jimenez went 3 for 4 with a run.
Wilmington 2, SALEM 0
Rightfielder Matt Sheely went 2 for 3 with a double. Centerfielder Che-Hsuan Lin went 2 for 4. Catcher Luis Exposito went 1 for 4 with a double. Starter Seth Garrison allowed one run on three hits and two walks in 5 2/3 innings.
GREENVILLE 12, Bowling Green 0
Third baseman Will Middlebrooks went 2 for 5 with a home run, a double, and four RBI. Catcher Tim Federowicz went 3 for 5 with a home run, a double, a walk, two RBI, and three runs. First baseman Anthony Rizzo went 3 for 5 with a home run, a walk, two runs, and two RBI. Rightfielder Kade Keowen went 3 for 6 with a double, a run, and two RBI. Starter Hunter Strickland allowed four hits and no walks and struck out five in 5 2/3 scoreless innings. Fabian Williamson allowed three hits and two walks and struck out two in 3 1/3 scoreless innings.