OF Matt Szczur (Lower Cape May Regional) went 3-for-5 with two doubles, three RBIs, two runs scored and a stolen base for the Tennessee Smokies (Cubs) in an 8-6 win over Jackson in the double-A Southern League on Tuesday. Szczur is hitting .292 with 35 runs scored, 26 RBIs and 15 stolen bases in 53 games.
RHP A.J. Holland (Holy Spirit) is scheduled to start today at Frederick for the Lynchburg HillCats (Braves) in the Class-A Advanced Carolina League. Holland is 3-4 with a 4.11 ERA in 11 starts this season. In 57 innings, he has struck out 38 and walked 28.
LHP Scott DeCecco (Middle Township) is 4-5 with a 4.03 ERA in 11 starts for the Clinton LumberKings (Mariners) in the Class-A Midwest League. DeCecco has struck out 43 and walked 20 in 58 innings. His next start has not yet been announced.
OF Darren Ford (Vineland) did not play for the Indianapolis Indians (Pirates) against Columbus in the triple-A International League. Ford is batting .228 with 11 runs scored, seven RBIs and 13 stolen bases in 28 games.
Press staff reports