Trenton beat Reading 1-0:
The Thunder and the Phillies played five innings of scoreless baseball before Trenton finally broke through. A solo homer by Neil Medchill gave the Thunder the only run they would need with one out in the sixth. They had a chancee to score more, as Jose Pirela walked and Addison Maruszak singled, but David Adams ended the threat by hittting into an inning ending double play. Maruszak was the only Thunder player to get more than one hit, going 2-44. Pirela, Adams and Medchill each had one hit, with Medchill’s homer being the difference maker. Shaeffer Hall went seven innings and held the Phillies scoreless. He gave up seven hits and one walk, striking out five.
Tampa lost to Bradenton 4-3:
Mason Williams started the game with a double to right. Adonis Garcia singled him in and the Yankees had an early 1-0 lead. Bradenton responded with two runs in the bottom of the first. With two outs in the fifth, Williams singled to center and stole second. …