A half-dozen Louisville Bats pitchers held host Pawtucket to four hits on their way to a 3-1 win Sunday afternoon.
Highly-touted pitching prospect Aroldis Chapman allowed only four hits, but it wasn't enough as Louisville lost a rain-shortened game at Pawtucket.
After a pair of runner-up finishes this year Rachel Alexandra, the reigning Horse of the Year, won her first race of 2010 Saturday at Churchill Downs by capturing the Fleur de Lis Handicap.
International League North Division-leading Syracuse built a 5-0 lead then held off Louisville's late rally for a 5-3 victory Friday night.
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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.
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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.
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.