Matt Szczur (Lower Cape May Regional) did not play for the Tennessee Smokies (Cubs) in a 4-3 win over the Chattanooga Lookouts (Dodgers) in the double-A Southern League on Sunday night.

Szczur is hitting .281 with 78 runs scored, 42 RBIs and 22 stolen bases on 34 attempts in 127 games.

He said via Twitter that ESPN2 at 7 p.m. Tuesday will feature a story about his May 2010 bone-marrow donation to a 19-month-old girl with leukemia.

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Darren Ford (Vineland) was 0-for-3 for the Indianapolis Indians in a 3-0 loss to the Louisville Bats (Cincinnati) in a triple-A International League game Sunday.

Ford, who led off and played left field, is hitting .226 with 19 RBIs, 35 runs scored and 28 stolen bases on 38 attempts in 82 games.

Scott DeCecco (Middle Township) started and was the losing pitcher for the High Desert Mavericks (Mariners) in a 6-1 loss to the Lake Elsinore Storm (Padres) in the Class-A Advanced California League on Saturday night.

DeCecco pitched 5 1/3 innings, giving up two runs on four hits, including a home run, and three walks. He struck out five.

The score was 1-1 when DeCecco left the game, but he was responsible for the runner who came around to score on the relief pitcher who replaced the left-handed starter.

He is 10-9 with a 4.26 ERA in 27 starts overall this season. In 150 innings, he has given up 153 hits, walked 46 and struck out 92. He also pitched 24 games for the Clinton LumberKings in the single-A Midwest League this season. He is 1-1 with a 2.55 ERA in three starts since his promotion.

A.J. Holland (Holy Spirit) did not pitch for the Lynchburg Hillcats (Braves) as they lost two games to the Salem Red Sox on Sunday in the Class-A Advanced Carolina League.

Salem won the continuation of Saturday's suspended game 2-1 and then the regularly scheduled game 3-0.

Holland is 5-9 with a 4.83 ERA in 27 appearances, all but the last four of which were starts. In 119 1/3 innings, he had allowed 130 hits, walked 57 and struck out 78.

Darren Fischer (Cumberland Regional) went 0-3 with a 5.30 ERA in 12 relief appearances this season for the Princeton (W.Va.) Rays in the rookie league Appalachian League.

In 182/3 innings, he allowed 12 hits, walked seven and struck out 17.

The Rays ended the season 25-43, including 18-16 in the second half.

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Alexi Colon (St. Augustine Prep) was 0-for-4 for the Schaumburg (Ill.) Boomers in a 7-5 win over the Evansville Otters on Sunday night in the Frontier League.

Colon, who batted seventh and played left field, is hitting .261 with five home runs, 31 RBIs, five triples and 33 runs scored in 78 games.

Charlie Law (Mainland Regional) is 3-4 with a 3.20 ERA in seven starts for the Rockland Boulders in the Can-Am League.

In 391/3 innings, he has given up 39 hits, walked 28 and struck out 21.

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