Louisville is visiting Charlotte and in the top of the second inning: Boom! goes the dynamite! Bats score six times and lead 6 zip early. Daniel Corcino is the beneficiary of this outburst.
Hessman doubled, Phipps doubled, Burriss bunt singled, Corky singled, Negron was hit by a pitch, Hamilton singled, Rodriguez singled (his second of the game) and Felix Perez singled.
Charlotte pushes across a pair against Corcino in the bottom of the second.
Louisville answers with two of its own in the top of the fourth. With two away, Neftali Soto doubles. Perez, Hessman and Phipps all follow with singles. Perez now hitting .312. He is OPSing .891, with five bombs and 25 ribbies. End of five - 8-2 Louisville.
Corky Miller went yard and it is now 9-2.
Corcino's line: 5IP 3H 2R 2ER 3BB 7K. Well done. Mike MacDougal pitched a scoreless sixth, striking out two. MacDougal surrenders a run in the seventh. Christiani coughs up three in the eighth. Jumbo Diaz comes on averts further damage. Louisville picks up a 9-6 win to get back to the .500 mark at 20-20.
Felix Perez ended the night 3-4 with a walk and three driven home. .317 BA .901 OPS.
Mike Hessman with three hits. HRod, Phipps and Corky with two each. One of Corky's left the stadium.
Louisville 9 Chattanooga 6.