AFL: Scottsdale defeated Peoria 12-7
Scottsdale: 2B Elmer Reyes: 4 for 5, 2 2B
Scottsdale: 1B Angel Villalona: 1 for 4, BB, 2 SO, GiDP
Scottsdale: CF Jarrett Parker: 0 for 4, BB, 2 SO
Peoria: 2B Cory Spangenburg: 4 for 4, 2B, SO
Scottsdale: RP John Cornely: 1.1 IP, 3 K
The Giants' Villalona singled and walked. The Giants' Parker was the lone Scorpion hitter in the lineup without a hit, but he did at least drew a walk in five plate appearances. The Braves' Reyes had hit just 1 for 10 in his first three AFL games but pounded out four hits to lead the Scorpions' thirteen-hit attack. Spangenburg, whom the Padres drafted tenth overall two years ago, also had four hits.
The Braves' Cornely had 3 K in 1.1 perfect IP. The 24-year-old had 70 K in 50.2 IP in the high-A Carolina League this year. Neither he nor Reyes were ranked among the Braves' top 30 prospects (by Baseball America) entering the 2012 season.