Travis Wood tossed seven-shutout innings, allowing only three hits while striking out eight, and a seven-run sixth inning carried the Bats to a win at Syracuse.
Left-hander Matt Maloney bounced back from his worst outing of the season, yielding only five hits and two unearned runs while striking out six in 7 1/3 innings against the Chiefs.
The Louisville Bats had an atrocious April, but they bounced back in May. Here is a two-month recap of the Bats' season so far.
While their former teammate, Stephen Strasburg was making a sensational big league debut, the Syracuse Chiefs blew a 5-0 lead before beating the Bats on Pete Orr's two-run homer in the eighth inning.
Tony Kimbro made headlines around the state last week when he decided to transfer back to the city of Louisville and play his senior season at Jeffersontown. I caught up with Kimbro and asked him about his decision.
Starting this week, Metro Parks and Recreation offers an extensive schedule of Adapted Leisure activities for individuals with mental and/or physical disabilities, their friends and families.
Senior catcher Jeff Arnold, and five of his University of Louisville teammates and classmates, saw their college careers end with Monday night's 3-2 loss to Vanderbilt in the NCAA Louisville Regional final, but they leave behind a legacy.
Highly-touted prospect Aroldis Chapman was pounded by Pawtucket on Monday night in his fourth start of the season at Louisville Slugger Field. The left-hander gave up seven runs on six hits and walked six while striking out only one.
Chris Denove was hit by a pitch in the bottom of the eighth inning to give the Louisville Bats a victory over Pawtucket. Meanwhile, Aroldis Chapman will make his fourth start at Louisville Slugger Field on Monday night.
Ryan Kalish's two-run home run in the top of the 13th inning caps Pawtucket's comeback from a 6-1 deficit.
A three-run first inning helped the Louisville Bats end a two-game losing streak Friday night at Louisville Slugger Field.
There will be bountiful baseball, as well as basketball and horse racing this weekend around the Louisville area.