Around the minors 8.22.12

SCRANTON/WILKES-BARRE 2, BUFFALO 1 (12): Jenrry Mejia allowed one run on seven hits in six innings, but settled for a no-decision. Mejia struck out six and walked one. C.J. Nitkowski pitched a scoreless 10th inning to go along with two strikeouts. Lucas Duda went 2-for-4, while Josh Satin went 2-for-5. Matt den Dekker went 0-for-5 but delivered the team’s lone RBI, his 44th of the season. Box

BINGHAMTON 6, NEW HAMPSHIRE 3: Mark Cohoon scattered 11 hits over seven innings to improve to 8-9. Cohoon struck out seven and gave up three hits. Andrew Carpenter struck out two in a scoreless ninth to earn the save. Reese Havens was the only B-Met who didn’t get a hit. Dustin Martin (sixth inning, No. 4) and Allan Dykstra (eighth inning, No. 6) both homered. Box

ASHEVILLE 8, SAVANNAH 7: Savannah jumped out to an early 5-0 lead after two innings, but was unable to hold it. Yucarybert De La Cruz and Charley Thurber both had three hits, while Gregory Pron added two hits and three RBIs. Domingo Tapia (6-4) took the loss after giving up 10 hits and seven runs in four innings. Box

JUPITER 7, ST. LUCIE 5: Blake Forsythe homered and tripled in defeat. Erik Goeddel gave up five runs on seven hits in 4 2/3 innings. Game 2 of the doubleheader was washed out due to rain. Box


BURLINGTON 5, KINGSPORT 1: In Game 1, Chris Flexen pitched six shutout innings to earn his first victory of the year. Gavin Cecchini went 2-for-4 with his 19th RBI. In Game 2, Alberto Baldonado dropped to 0-2 after giving up four runs on five hits in three innings. Box 1, Box 2

BROOKLYN 4, TRI-CITY 1: Luis Cessa pitched seven innings of one-run ball to even his record at 4-4. Brandon Nimmo went 1-for-5 with a run scored and has his batting average at .270. Box