AFL: Scottsdale lost to Surprise 9-7
(allowing four runs in both the 4th and 5th innings)
Scottsdale: DH Kyle Kubitza: 3 fof 4, BB
Scottsdale: 1B Angel Villalona: 2 for 4, SF
Surprise: C Jorge Alfaro: 3 for 4, 2B, CS, E
Scottsdale: RP Derek Law: 1.0 IP, 2 K
After just two hits in his last seven games, the Giants' Villalona rebounded today with a pair of singles. He and the Braves' Kubitza, who reached base four times, were two of four Scorpions with multiple hits. The Rangers' Alfaro was one of two Saguaros with three hits. He has hit .409/.461/.530 in 66 AB in the AFL, strengthening the argument that he is among the top 100 prospects in the minors.
The Giants' Law pitched a perfect 8th inning to maintain his 0.00 ERA. With just a couple days left in the season, he is the league's lone pitcher with a 0.00 ERA and more than 10.0 IP (12.1 IP for Law).