OF Matt Szczur (Lower Cape May Regional) went 0-for-4 for the Tennessee Smokies (Cubs) in a 6-3 loss to Chattanooga in the double-A Southern League on Thursday night. Szczur is hitting .290 (9-for-31) with six runs scored and four RBIs in seven games.
OF Darren Ford (Vineland) and the Indianapolis Indians (Pirates) got an unscheduled day off as their triple-A International game at the Columbus Clippers was postponed. Ford is hitting .316 (6-for-19) with two triples, two runs scored, two RBIs and two stolen bases in five games.
LHP Scott DeCecco (Middle Township) is 1-1 with a 1.80 ERA through two starts for the Clinton LumberKings (Mariners) in the Class-A Midwest League. He has struck out nine and walked four in 10 innings.
RHP A.J. Holland (Holy Spirit) is scheduled to pitch for the Lynchburg Hillcats (Braves) tonight against the Potomac Nationals in the Class-A Advanced Carolina League. Holland is 0-0 with a 7.71 ERA this year. He has appeared in one game, a start last Saturday.