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Louisville Wins in 9th

Villarreal Now Has 2.52 ERA

Pedro Villarreal is getting off to a solid start in his second AAA season. Since coming into their organization he's developed a strong slider while overcoming control issues. Now after Tony Cingrani got the call from the Reds he's one of the top candidates if they need to reach deeper into their system for another starting pitcher.

The Louisville Bats went above .500 after scoring two runs in the ninth to win 3-2 over visiting Gwinnett. Pedro Villarreal had a strong outing with no decision, allowing one run on six hits without a walk in six innings while striking out four. Jose Diaz held the Braves scoreless the final two frames to pick up the win. The Bats got on the board first from an RBI single by Henry Rodriguez in... Recommended Stories