|A's lefthander Joe Pokrentowski tossed six innings giving up just one earned run, six hits and striking out eight batters to give the Albany Athletics an 11-3 win over the Albany Blue Jays in Twilight League action. The Athletics' Kyle DeCresce opened the scoring with a 2-run single in the 2nd inning. The A's added two more runs in the 3rd inning on wild pitches that scored runners from 3rd base. For the Jays, Tim Smith singled in a run to cut the lead but Mark Teson made a diving catch in right field with the bases loaded to end the rally. Nate Novak and Greg Sulz each finished the game with two singles and two RBI's for the Athletics while Tim Carroll singled and doubled and RJ Pingitore chipped in with two singles to aid the offense. Smith and Fausto Franco each collected two singles for the Jays.