Matt Szczur (Lower Cape May Regional) was 0-for-4 for the Tennessee Smokies (Cubs) in an 8-1 loss to the Jacksonville Suns (Marlins) in a double-A Southern League game Sunday night.

On Saturday night, Szczur celebrated his 24th birthday by going 2-for-4, including his 20th double of the year, with a walk and a run scored to help the Smokies beat the Suns 7-4.

Szczur, an outfielder, is hitting .287 with 52 runs scored, 37 RBIs and 20 steals on 30 attempts in 91 games.

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Darren Ford (Vineland) did not play for the Indianapolis Indians (Pirates) in a 2-1, rain-shortened win over the Gwinnett Braves in the triple-A International League.

Ford, an outfielder, is hitting .210 with 20 runs scored, 12 RBIs and 19 stolen bases on 26 attempts in 54 games.

Darren Fischer (Cumberland Regional) did not pitch for the Princeton Rays in an 8-1 loss to the Kingsport Mets.

Fischer is 0-2 with a 3.29 ERA in eight relief appearances. In 13 2/3 innings, he has allowed six hits and four walks while striking out 10.

A.J. Holland (Holy Spirit) is 4-6 with a 4.65 ERA in 18 starts for the Lynchburg HillCats (Braves) in the Class A Advanced Carolina League.

In 98 2/3 innings, he has given up 103 hits and 45 walks while striking out 64.

Scott DeCecco (Middle Township) is 7-7 with a 4.46 ERA in 18 starts for the Clinton LumberKings in the Class A Midwest League.

In 101 innings, he has given up 102 hits, walked 35 and struck out 61.


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