There were a lot of rumblings that Livingston was going to sign with the Cleveland Indians and report to the Akron Aeros, who are Cleveland's Double-A affiliate. Well, the rumors are now confirmed.
The 26-year-old left-hander pitched all seven innings for the Aeros in the first game of a doubleheader against the Harrisburg Senators today. Livingston allowed two runs and five hits in the complete game, and Akron won the game, 6-2. He improved to 7-2 with a 3.52 ERA in the Eastern League this season.
Recap: Starting pitcher Radhames Liz (3-1) tossed seven scoreless innings, and the Baysox cruised to a 3-0 win over Altoona. The 25-year-old right-hander gave up seven hits and collected seven strikeouts.
Bowie catcher Adam Donachie was 2-for-2 with two doubles, two walks and an RBI, while third baseman Mike Costanzo added two hits, an RBI and a run scored.
Baysox left fielder Jonathan Tucker collected two hits and a run scored, and designated hitter Dave Krynzel picked up an RBI.
Relief pitcher Josh Perrault retired the side in order in the ninth inning for this 16th save of the season for the Baysox.
Frederick Keys (A)
Score: Potomac Nationals 4, Frederick Keys 3 (Box score)
Recap: Second baseman Ryan Adams hit his first home run of the season, but the Keys were edged, 4-3, by Potomac.
Frederick starting pitcher Zach Britton (4-3) allowed four runs and six hits in seven innings. The 21-year-old left-hander struck out five batters and issued three walks.
Keys third baseman Tyler Henson was 2-for-3 with a stolen base and an RBI, and first baseman Brandon Waring added two hits, an RBI and a run scored.
Shortstop Pedro Florimon Jr. was 0-for-4 with two strikeouts for the Keys, and he committed his 21st error of the season.
Recap: Center fielder Richard D'Oleo was 2-for-4 with a double and two RBIs, but the IronBirds dropped a 6-4 decision to Oneonta. The 23-year-old outfielder also collected a stolen base and a run scored in the loss.
Aberdeen left fielder Lance West and designated hitter Jason Stifler each added an RBI, while third baseman Levi Carolus was 2-for-4 with a double, two stolen bases and a run scored.
IronBirds starting pitcher Colin Allen (0-3) allowed five runs and seven hits in 4 2/3 innings. The 22-year-old right-hander struck out five hitters and issued five walks. Allen also threw four wild pitches and hit a batter in the game.
Bluefield Orioles (Rookie)
The Orioles' game against Burlington, which was scheduled to be played at Bowen Field tonight, was postponed due to rain. The two teams will play a doubleheader on Monday, and the first game is set to begin at 5:30 p.m.