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- Seby Zavala went 2-for-4; Adam Hackenberg replaced him at the end.
- Carlos Pérez singled and struck out thrice.
- Nick Nastrini nailed his Triple-A debut: 6 IP, 2 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 2 BB, 9 K, 59 of 90 pitches for strikes.
- Jordan Leasure: 1 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 3 K.
*Nastrini’s pitch data shows him doing the most damage with his changeup, getting six whiffs on 13 swings. The highlights back that up.
- Alsander Womack went 1-for-4 and was caught stealing.
- Colson Montgomery was 0-for-3 with a walk and two strikeouts.
- Bryan Ramos, 1-for-3 with a walk.
- Wilfred Veras went 0-for-3 with a walk and a K.
- Tim Elko went 1-for-4 with two strikeouts.
- Luis Mieses was 1-for-4.
- So was Yoelqui Céspedes, who doubled and struck out once.
- Ky Bush: 4.2 IP, 4 H, 4 R, 3 ER, 2 BB, 6 K, 2 WP, 52 of 84 pitches for strikes.
- Jared Kelley: 1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 2 K
- Loidel Chapelli went 0-for-3 with a walk, strikeout and stolen ba
- Jacob Burke was 1-for-2 with a walk.
- Brooks Baldwin homered, singled, walked and struck out.
- DJ Gladney was 0-for-2 with a strikeout.
- Wes Kath went 1-for-4 with a double and two strikeouts.
Fayetteville 3, Kannapolis 2 (Game 1, 8 innings)
- Rikuu Nishida went 0-for-2 with a walk and a strikeout.
- Eddie Park returned to the lineup, going 1-for-3 with a walk and a strikeout.
- Jacob Gonzalez was 1-for-4 with a K.
- Calvin Harris, 0-for-3 with a walk and a strikeout.
- Jordan Sprinkle went 0-for-2 with two walks.
- Alden Batista: 5 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 5 K
Kannapolis 2, Fayetteville 1 (Game 2, 7 innings)
- Rikuu Nishida went 2-for-3 with a stolen base.
- Jordan Sprinkle was 0-for-3 with two strikeouts.
- Jacob Gonzalez was 1-for-3 with a strikeout, and he was caught stealing.
- Shane Murphy: 5 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 6 K