RHP A.J. Holland (Holy Spirit) allowed four runs, three earned, in six innings for the Lynchburg HillCats (Braves) in a 4-3 loss to Wilmington in the Class-A Advanced Carolina League on Tuesday. Holland allowed six hits, struck out five and walked four. He is 3-2 with a 3.18 ERA in nine starts this season. He has struck out 34 and walked 23 in 51 innings.
OF Matt Szczur (Lower Cape May Regional) went 1-for-6 with a double and a run scored for the Tennessee Smokies (Cubs) in a 5-4, 11-inning loss to Chattanooga in the double-A Southern League. Szczur is hitting .291 with 8 runs scored, 21 RBIs and 13 stolen bases in 42 games.
OF Darren Ford (Vineland) went 0-for-4 for the Indianapolis Indians (Pirates) in a 9-8 loss to Pawtucket in the triple-A International League. Ford is batting .235 with 11 runs scored, seven RBIs and 12 stolen bases in 25 games.
LHP Scott DeCecco (Middle Township) is 3-4 with a 3.14 ERA in eight starts for the Clinton LumberKings (Mariners) in the Class-A Midwest League. He has struck out 31 and walked 12 in 43 innings. His next start is scheduled for Thursday against Burlington.
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