Lynchburg's Weber Suspended Indefinitely

Braves Minor League Report: Monday 715

Monday, July 15, 2013 - by David Jenkins

Ryan Weber, the Braves' 17th round pick in the 2009 draft, has been placed on the Lynchburg suspended list, effctive July 12.  No length or reason has been  announced.

Weber has been a key member of the Lynchburg rotation in 2013, including an eigtht-inning shutout performance against Carolina on July 1. The right-hander's last appearance was also against Carolina July 8th, when he allowed four runs over seven innings. He'd been a mainstay in the rotation, owning a 5-4 record and 3.
48 ERA when suspended.
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The Braves' portion of the Futures Game Sunday requires only a brief mentin.

Christian Bethancourt came off the bench in the late innings for the World Team in its 4-2 loss to the U.S. He batted once and went 0-for-1.
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MONDAY'S SCORES

CLASS AAA

Gwinnett, idle.

CLASS AA

Mississippi, idle. 

ADVANCED CLASS A

Lynchburg (7-13) 8, Wilmington 1 


WP: W. Perez (debut) (1-0) 6 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 7 K.
Rivera 2 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 3 BB, 2 K.
E. Reyes 2-3, 2 R, 2B, 3B, 2 RBI; Weaver 1-4, 2B, R, 2 RBI; Brownsten 1-3, R, 2 RBI; Skinner 2-4, 3 R; Landoni 2-5 (.313).

CLASS A

Rome (8-14) 3, Hagerstown 1 


WP: Cabrera (2-5) 6 IP, 3 H, 1 ER, 3 BB,  6 K. Simmons (Save, 22) 1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 2 K.
Kalenkowsky 1-3, SB; Peraza 1-4, R, SB (38); Tewell 2-3, 2 R, HR (6th), RBI; Marte 1-4, RBI.

SHORT-SEASON

GCL Braves (7-10) 5, GCL Blue Jays 0 (4th, suspended)

SP: Caicedo 4 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 2 K.
Arno 1-2, HR (2nd), 4 RBI; V. Reyes 1-1, 2 R, SB (.362); 

DSL Orioles 7, DSL Braves (15-18) 2

SP:  Ledezma  4 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 3 BB, 4 K.
Jesus Jones 3.2 IP, 2 H, 1 ER, 1 BB, 3 K.
LP: Miranda (BS, 1-1) 1 IP, 3 H, 1 ER(6R), 2 BB, 1 K.
Didder 1-4, RBI; Tielman 1-4, R; Estevez 1-3.

Princeton 6, Danville (12-10) 5  (10)
 
SP: Ubierea  3.2 IP, 6 H, 1 ER, 0 BB, 2 K.
LP: Gunther (0-1) 1 IP, 1 H 1 ER,  0 BB, 1 K.
Lien 2-5, 2B, 3B, 2 RBI; Schrader 1-5, 2B, R, RBI; Black 2-3, 2 R, HR (1st), 2 RBI; H. Garcia 2-4, 2B, R.


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