Yohan Almonte (5-3, 2.03) tossed seven shutout innings with five strikeouts and just one walk. The 20 year old now has 37 strikeouts against 11 walks in 57.2 innings.
Big lefty Adam Kolarek (6'3", 215) tossed two shutout innings of relief. He's walked 8 batters in 12.1 innings in the NYP, but has allowed a run to score in just one of his eight appearances.
RF Cory Vaughn (.306/.391/.555) was 2-4 with a double, continuing his impressive professional debut.
Brooklyn at 31-15 now has an eight-game lead over Aberdeen.