NW Arkansas Naturals (33-31)
Tulsa 6, NW Arkansas 2
LP: Noel Arguelles (2-6)
The Naturals are three games behind Tulsa in the division after a four-game road sweep. The Drillers scored four in the first off of Noel Arguelles (5 1/3 IP, 8 H, 5 ER, 2 BB, 3 SO). Mario Lisson doubled three times for the Naturals. Paulo Orlando reached on three singles and a walk. Northwest Arkansas is at Springfield (Cardinals) on Thursday.
Wilmington Blue Rocks (28-38)
Salem 3, Wilmington 2 (Game One - Seven innings)
LP: Chase Boruff (1-3)
Salem 3, Wilmington 0 (Game Two -- Seven innings)
LP: Brooks Pounders (0-1)
Wilmington dropped a pair of seven-inning games vs. Salem. Yordano Ventura fanned eight while allowing a run on four hits and three walks over five innings in Game 1. Brooks Pounders took the loss in Game 2 as he yielded three runs on four hits and two walks in six innings.
Kane County Cougars (34-32)
Quad Cities 6, Kane County 5
LP: Matt Ridings (4-3)
Kane County let a 5-2 lead slip away as Quad Cities plated three in the ninth and a run in the 10th. Jorge Bonifacio continued his hot hitting, going 2-for-5 with four RBI. He has 11 RBI over his last three games (4-3-4). Dean Espy added three hits and a run for the Cougars. Starter Robinson Yambati allowed two runs on four hits over five innings.