Kirk Nieuwenhuis left Thursday's game early because according to Keith Law, "with a bloody nose after a bad hop hit him in the face. Doesn't sound serious." The good news is that Nieuwenhuis was 2-3 with double, his second, before his bloody nose.
Kai Gronauer entered for Tony Sanchez in the seventh inning and went 0-2 in Mesa's 11-6 win.
Playing left field, Eric Campbell was 1-4 with three strikeouts.