DEVIL RAYS 5, ASTROS 2: The Gulf Coast League Rays (14-21) won for the third time in four games with their victory Monday at Al Lang Stadium. Cedrick Bowers (2-2) struck out nine in five innings and Ricky McCreery picked up his fourth save. Eddy De lo Santos was 2-for-3 with two runs, a double and three stolen bases. Alex Sanchez (0-for-4) had his hitting streak stopped at 11 games.
LATE SUNDAY _ BUTTE 12, HELENA 3: Ed Benesh (2-0) got the win as the Copper Kings (1-1 second half) scored in every inning. Matt Kastelic had three hits and Matt Quatraro had four RBI.