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Minors 6.23.15: Steven Matz gets no-decision in Vegas win

LAS VEGAS 4, SALT LAKE 3 (10 innings): Steven Matz allowed three runs (two earned) on five hits while striking out eight in five innings. Matz tossed 83 pitches in a no-decision. He committed a throwing error that led to an unearned run. The damage against him included a second-inning solo homer by Jett Bandy. Matt Reynolds walked with two outs in the top of the 10th and scored all the way from first base on Alex Castellanos' infield single, which was thrown away by third baseman Kaleb Cowart. Chasen Bradford pitched a scoreless bottom half for his seventh save. Vic Black, back from a groin injury, pitched a scoreless relief inning with two strikeouts in his first action since June 8. Duane Below tossed two scoreless relief innings in his first action since May 30. Box

BINGHAMTON 6, HARRISBURG 5: Gavin Cecchini’s sacrifice fly in the sixth inning pushed the B-Mets ahead for good and four Binghamton relievers each tossed a scoreless inning to stretch the bullpen's scoreless streak to 17 1/3 innings. Brock Peterson hit his third homer since joining the club. He also drove in three runs for the second straight game. Trailing by a run in the sixth, Aderlin Rodriguez ripped a one-out pinch-hit double that scored Eudy Pina. Rodriguez advanced to third on the play. One batter later, Cecchini lifted a fly ball to left field that allowed Rodriguez to score the go-ahead run. Paul Sewald surrendered a one-out double in the ninth, but then induced Matt Skole to pop up to third base. Sewald notched his 12th save in 13 tries. Beck Wheeler (4-1) earned the win after pitching a perfect sixth. Box

ST. LUCIE 9, JUPITER 0: John Gant tossed seven scoreless innings, allowing four hits and striking out five. He walked the first two batters of the seventh, but pitched out of trouble. Dominic Smith and Champ Stuart drove in three runs apiece, while Jeff Glenn collected his third straight multi-hit game. Jupiter starter Sean Townsley was tagged for four runs (three earned) in 2 1/3 innings. Townsely is now 0-3 against St. Lucie. He has failed to make it out of the third inning in any of his three starts against the club. Yeixon Ruiz opened the game with a single and Jeff McNeil drove him in with a double. Smith later plated McNeil with a single. In the third, Smith drove in two runs with a double. Stuart smacked a two-run triple in the sixth to put the Mets up 7-0. In the seventh, Glenn and Stuart had back-to-back run-scoring hits with two outs to cap the scoring. McNeil (2-for-4) upped his Florida State League-leading batting average to .331. He scored twice and drove in two runs. In his St. Lucie debut, John Mincone pitched a scoreless eighth with a strikeout. Josh Smoker struck out the side in the ninth. Box

SAL NORTH 7, SAL SOUTH 5: In the South Atlantic League All-Star Game in Asheville, North Carolina, Savannah's David Roseboom contributed a no-hit relief inning with one walk for the South. Jonathan Johnson started at second base. He went 0-for-1, was hit by a pitch and scored a run. Tomas Nido went 1-for-2 with a run scored off the bench. Box

KINGSPORT 4, JOHNSON CITY 3 (10 innings): Dionis Rodriguez doubled and scored on a sacrifice fly from Raphael Ramirez in the bottom of the 10th as Kingsport won its season opener in walk-off fashion. Nabil Crismatt tossed 3 1/3 innings of scoreless relief to earn the win. Dash Winningham doubled and drove in two runs. Box

TRI-CITY 11, BROOKLYN 4: Tri-City entered the game scoreless in 22 innings, but unloaded on Cyclones starter Kevin Canelon. Canelon was charged with six runs (five earned) on six hits and three walks in 2 1/3 innings. Michael Bernal contributed a two-run homer in the first inning in the loss. Box

GCL MARLINS 7, GCL METS 5: Jenrry Mejia, who is eligible to be activated from his 80-game PED suspension on July 7, began a minor league tune-up. Mejia allowed two hits and struck out three in a scoreless relief inning. Starter Joel Huertas allowed five runs (four earned) in 3 1/3 innings. Box

Compiled with team reports.