Braves’ Matt Wisler falls to 0-2 in Triple-A


Matt Wisler gave up six earned runs and fell to 0-2 in Triple-A as the Gwinnett Braves lost to the Toledo Mud Hens 8-4 Tuesday night in Lawrenceville. 

Wisler pitched 5 2/3 innings, allowing seven runs (six of them earned) and nine hits. He walked three and struck out four.

Lane Adams, recently sent down by the major-league Braves, cranked a solo home run for Gwinnett, his team-leading fifth of the year.

Mel Rojas Jr. had a pair of extra-base hits, including his fourth home run of the season, and two RBIs for the G-Braves (16-14).

Aaron Blair pitches for the Braves Wednesday night.


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