Syracuse 4, PAWTUCKET 1, Game 1
Rehabbing starter John Smoltz allowed four runs in six innings on six hits and a walk while striking out six. First baseman Aaron Bates went 1 for 2 with a walk and a run. Jonathan Van Every went 1 for 2 with a double.
SYRACUSE 4, Pawtucket 1, Game 2
Aaron Bates went 1 for 2 with a walk and a run. Leftfielder Paul McAnulty went 2 for 3 with a double and an RBI. Starter Charlie Zink allowed four runs in five innings on five hits and three walks.
PORTLAND 1, Akron 0
Starter Felix Doubront allowed zero runs on four hits and no walks in five innings, striking out two. He lowered his ERA to 3.19. Catcher Mark Wagner went 2 for 4 with a double and an RBI. Wagner is hitting .339 overall and .421 in his last 10 games.
SALEM 6, Myrtle Beach 0
Starter Eammon Portice allowed zero runs on four hits and no walks while striking out four in seven innings. Outfielder Jason Place went 1 for 4 with a run and two RBI. Catcher Luis Exposito went 2 for 4 with two doubles and two RBI. Rightfielder Daniel Nava went 3 for 3 with a double, two walks, a run, and an RBI.
GREENVILLE 11, Asheville 3
Catcher Tim Fedorowicz went 2 for 5 with a home run, two runs, and an RBI. First baseman Anthony Rizzo went 2 for 4 with a double. Second baseman Zach Gentile went 3 for 5 with two runs and an RBI.