Around the minors 8.8.12

LEHIGH VALLEY 5, BUFFALO 4 (12): The IronPigs won it in the bottom of the 12th, on a wild pitch by Fernando Cabrera, who took the loss. Jeurys Familia started and went six innings for the Bisons, giving up four runs (one earned) on five hits, striking out seven. Matt Tuiasosopo went 3-for-3 for Buffalo, and Fred Lewis hit a home run. But Lucas Duda went 0-for-4, and Matt Den Dekker went 0-for-5.

BINGHAMTON 8, NEW BRITAIN 3: Darin Gorski got the win for the Mets, giving up just two runs on four hits in six innings of work. Gorski is now 7-6 with a 4.03 ERA on the season. On offense, third baseman Jefry Marte went 2-for-4 with a home run and three RBIs.

PALM BEACH 4, ST. LUCIE 2: Angel Cuan started and took the loss for the Mets, giving up three runs on eight hits in four innings pitched. Cuan is now 5-8 with a 3.50 ERA on the season. Third baseman Aderlin Rodriguez accounted for all the Mets' scoring, with a two-run home run.

SAVANNAH 9, GREENVILLE 1: Alex Panteliodis got the win for the Sand Gnats, giving up just one run on seven hits in six innings, with eight strikeouts. He improed to 4-5 on the season, with a 3.08 ERA. Center fielder Gilbert Gomez went 3-for-5 with a pair of RBIs for Savannah, right fielder Gregory Pron went 3-for-4 with three RBIs, and second baseman Brandon Brown hit a home run.

LOWELL 4, BROOKLYN 1: The Cyclones had their five-game winning streak snapped on Wednesday. Luis Mateo, named to the NYPL All-Star Game earlier in the day, took the loss, giving up four runs on seven hits in six innings of work. (Mateo did strike out nine batters.) The Cyclones had just four hits, all singles, and their run was unearned.

BRISTOL 3, KINGSPORT 2: The Mets blew a 2-0 lead, and lost in the bottom of the ninth. Matthew Budgell gave up the winning run in the final frame, and was charged with the loss. Center fielder Maikis De La Cruz and right fielder Jeffrey Diehl had two hits apiece for the Mets.

Compiled from team reports