LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Lou Collier's three-home run in the third inning jump-started the Ottawa Lynx in a 10-4 International League win over the Louisville Bats last night. Starter J.A. Happ struck out seven batters in seven innings.
Portland 11, Trenton 7
Portland 5, Trenton 0
PORTLAND, Maine - John Barnes allowed two hits in six shutout innings to give the Sea Dogs a sweep in the Eastern League. Eric Crozier's grand slam capped a six-run second as the Sea Dogs won the opener.
Bowie 5, Reading 4
BOWIE, Md. - Matt Cepicky's homer with one out in the bottom of the 10th gave the Baysox the win over the Phillies in the Eastern League.
Wilmington 6, Lynchburg 1
WILMINGTON - Rowdy Hardy struck out seven in seven innings as the Blue Rocks beat the Hillcats in the Carolina League.
Camden 4, York 2
Denny Abreu went 3 for 3 and Ben Davis hit an RBI single as the Riversharks won their Atlantic League home opener.
WP: John Ennis (2-0). LP: Bobby Linvingson (0-3). HR: O-Lou Collier (1); L-Earl Snyder (1). A: 7,548.
WP: Barry Hertzler (2-1). LP: Jason Jones (2-1).
HR: P-Eric Crozier (3).
Trenton 0000000 -021
WP: John Barnes (1-0). LP: Michael Gardner (1-1). A: 3,995.
Reading200020000 0 -4110
Bowie002200000 1 -5131
WP: Jim Hoey (1-0). LP: Anderson Garcia (0-2).
HR: R-Greg Jacobs (4); B-Matt Cepicky (2) A: 1,179.
WP: Rowdy Hardy (2-0). LP: Todd Raymond (2-3).
York 000100010 -274
WP: Mark Ion (2-0). LP: David Maust (0-1). Save: Chris Fussell (3).
WP: Tom Crowley (1-1). LP: Edgar Garcia (1-1). Save: Blake Jones (8). HR: L-Matthew Reed (1). A: 4,451.