Reading Phillies, Eastern League Eastern Division
2-4, 2nd place . . . 2B Cesar Hernandez, hit .400 in 6 games with a club-high 10 hits and organization-high 5 steals. Ended the week on an 8-game hitting streak; batting .370 this month . . . RF Jiwan James, .382 for 6 games, also ended on an 8-game streak . . . 1B Darin Ruf started in LF on Friday, the 11th time in his minor league career he's played that position . . . SS Troy Hanzawa is hitting .352 this month, raising his average to .319 . . . RHS Jonathan Pettibone (3-4) split 2 decisions, allowing 3 earned runs in 12 innings; his win came on Sunday . . . RHS Julio Rodriguez gave up 1 earned run in 7 innings but wasn't involved in the 3-2 loss on Saturday; leads organization with a 1.88 ERA . . . Other win went to RHR Michael Cisco, 3 scoreless innings on Wednesday . . . RHR J. C. Ramirez recorded his 2nd save in that game.
Clearwater Threshers, Florida State League North Division
3-4, tied for 2nd . . . 3B Cody Asche, .370 in 7 games with a club-high 10 hits, 3 doubles and 8 RBI. He's hit in 19 of his last 20 games. For May, .397 . . . SS Edgar Duran hit a walk-off home run on Wednesday . . . 1B Jim Murphy and Ruf share the organization-high with 31 RBI . . . RHR Juan Sosa (1-2) had a blown save and a win on Wednesday . . . LHS Jesse Biddle (2-2) won the next night, 1 run in 6 innings . . . LHS Adam Morgan (2-4) won on Sunday, 0 hits, 5.2 innings, 1 unearned run, 7 walks, 8 strikeouts; leads organization with 68 strikeouts . . . LHS Austin Wright, no decision on Friday, 1 run, 7 innings . . . RHR Colby Shreve, 3 appearances, 5 scoreless innings . . . RHR Tyler Knigge got his 1st save of the season on Sunday. Gave up 2 runs on April 27 and hasn't allowed a run since (15 innings) . . . LHR Bryan Mordada, tossed 3 scoreless innings in his Clearwater debut on Saturday, extending his scoreless streak to 11 innings, including Lakewood.
Lakewood BlueClaws, South Atlantic League North Division
4-3, tied for 5th . . . Lakewood is 15-4 when scoring at least 4 runs; 1-21 when scoring 3 or fewer runs . . . 1B-3B Harold Martinez, .333, for 7 games . . . 3B Maikel Franco has hit in 9 of his last 11 games, going from .216 to .232 . . . 1B Kelly Dugan, out with a sprained right ankle since April 20, returned on Tuesday and had a pair of hits . . . Aaron Altherr is hitting .442 as the DH; .171 when he starts in the outfield . . . Wins, other than 2 by Kleven, went to RHR Michael Nesseth (3-1) with 3 scoreless innings on Wednesday and LHS Lino Martinez (3-2), 1 run, 6 innings on Sunday . . . RHR Colton Murray allowed an earned run on Sunday, his first since April 18; he had gone 14.2 scoreless innings . . . Saves: Nesseth, 1st in pro ball on Saturday, Murray (1) and RHR Matt Campbell (3).