OF Matt Szczur (Lower Cape May Regional) went 1-for-4 with a walk and a run scored for the Tennessee Smokies (Cubs) in a 5-3 win over Mobile in the double-A Southern League. Szczur is hitting .289 with 36 runs scored, 26 RBIs and 15 stolen bases in 58 games.
OF Darren Ford (Vineland) went 0-for-6 but threw out a runner at the plate for the Indianapolis Indians (Pirates) in a 9-8, 13-inning victory over Norfolk in the triple-A International League. Ford is hitting .210 with 11 runs scored, nine RBIs and 13 stolen bases in 31 games.
RHP A.J. Holland (Holy Spirit) is 3-4 with a 3.74 ERA in 12 starts this season for the Lynchburg HillCats (Braves) in the Class-A Advanced Carolina League. He has struck out 43 and walked 33 in 65 innings. His next start has not yet been announced.
LHP Scott DeCecco (Middle Township) is 5-5 with a 4.00 ERA in 12 starts for the Clinton LumberKings (Mariners) in the Class-A Midwest League. DeCecco has struck out 47 and walked 22 in 63 innings. His next start has not yet been announced.
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