Omaha 5, Round Rock 4
WP: Nate Adcock (2-0)
SV: Tommy Hottovy (1)
Omaha withstood a late charge to complete a four-game sweep of Round Rock. Nate Adcock limited the Express to one hit and three walks over six scoreless innings. He has not allowed a run in his first 11 1/3 innings. Tony Abreu went 3-for-4 with two doubles and two RBIs, boosting his average to .472 (17-for-36). Derrick Robinson singled to extend his hitting streak to eight games (14-for-36). The Storm Chasers, winners of six straight, are in Albuquerque on Friday.
NW Arkansas Naturals
Corpus Christi 12, NW Arkansas 5
LP: Jake Odorizzi (1-1)
HR: Sharlon Schoop (1)
Northwest Arkansas fell short in the club's home opener. Jake Odorizzi retired just two batters while being solved for four runs on a hit and three walks. He had thrown five scoreless innings in his first outing, also against Corpus Christi. Carlo Testa was 3-for-4 with three runs scored. He has hit in five straight (.368, 7-for-19). Christian Colon added three hits, an RBI and a stolen base.
Wilmington Blue Rocks
The Blue Rocks were off on Thursday after completing a 2-4 road trip. They open their home schedule on Friday against Frederick (Orioles).
Kane County Cougars
Burlington 9, Kane County 7 (11 innings)
LP: Andrew Stueve (1-2)
HR: Daniel Mateo (1)
Kane County dropped the series opener in Burlington in 11 innings after letting a 7-3 lead slip away. Daniel Mateo tripled home a run in the first. He added a solo homer in the fourth, his first at this level. Jin-Ho Shin recorded two hits and an RBI.