The shortseason teams are in full swing, so let’s get to the recaps. GCL, as usual, has missed a few games due to the rain.
Williamsport: 9-8, 1 GB, T2nd Place in the NYPL Pinckney Division
Batavia beats Williamsport 5-1
There wasn’t much to report on this night. James, Castro, Hewitt and Batts each had single hits with Hewitt also walking and score the team’s only run. Lebron gave 4 ER on 10 H and 2 BB in 5 innings.
Williamsport beats Batavia 4-3
Castro had a 2B, 3B and 2 R to pace the offense. TJ Warren had 2 H including a 2B and 2 RBI. Hewitt had a 3B and an RBI while Porter also added a 2B and RBI. Josh Zeid pitched 3 hitless innings while striking out 4. He did allow 4 BBs and an earned run.
Williamsport beats Batavia 10-7
Jeremy Barnes had 3 H including a 3B and a HR which led to 4 RBI and 2 R. Valle also added a HR among his two hits while Murillo and Warren added two hits a piece. Pettibone picked up his first win, going 5 IP, allowing 5 R (1 ER) on 6 H and 2 BB. He struck out 3.
Williamsport beats Mahoning Valley 2-1
Barnes had 2 H including a 2B and an RBI and a R. Buschini added an RBI and a R to make up the offense. Matt Way went 4 IP, allowing 1 ER on 3 H and a BB while striking out 5. Lugo got the win, striking out 3 over 2 IP while allowing 1 H and Austin Hyatt struck out 4 over 3 IP to get the save.
Williamsport beats Mahoning Valley 4-3
Valle continued his hot hitting, going 3/5 with a 2B, 3B and 3 RBI. Barnes was 2/4 with a 2B, BB and 2 R. Jiwan James also had 2 H, BB and R. Hernandez got his first win, going 5 scoreless innings, allowing 3 H and a BB while tallying 4 K.
Mahoning Valley beats Williamsport 3-0
Porter had 2 H, while Hewitt and James added one a piece on a listless night for the offense. Zeid allowed the only two hits, as well as 2 BB, for MV over 4.2 IP, giving up 2 ER while striking out 3.
State College defeats Williamsport 5-4
Barnes was 2/5 with a 2B. Valle was 2/3 with a BB and RBI, while Buschini added two hits and an RBI. Jiwan James was 1/3 with an RBI, R and 2 BB. Lebron gave up 4 ER on 8 H and a BB in 7 IP. He struck out 4.
State College defeats Williamsport 11-3
Barnes went 3/5 with a 2B. Valle was 2/2 with an RBI, R and 2 BB. Hewitt was 2/4 with an RBI, but committed his 9th, 10th and 11th errors in the field. Pettibone got hit around to the tune of 6 ER in 3 IP. He allowed 6 H and a BB while striking out 2. Wertz gave up 5 unearned runs in 3 IP as well.
GCL Phillies: 3-6, 5 GB, 5th place in the GCL North
Yankees beat Phillies 6-1
Dugan was 1/3 with a 2B. Brian Gump was 1/3 with an RBI and Edgar Duran added two hits and a run. Sosa gave up 6 ER in 2.2 IP on 5 H and 4 BB. He struck out 3. Korey Noles struck out 6 in 3.1 IP.
Yankees beat Phillies 8-7 in 10.
Domingo Santana went 1/4, hitting a grand slam for his first professional HR. He added a walk as well and struck out three other ABs. Dugan was 1/2 with a R and a BB. Villan went 2/5 with a R and an RBI. Ryan Sasaki gave up 2 ER on 3 H and 3 BB in 3 IP. He struck out 2.
Tigers beat Phillies 7-4
Santana was 2/4 with a HR, 2 RBI and 2 R. Dugan went 1/4 with a R. Matt McConnell was 3/4 with 2 2B and a BB. Julio Rodriguez had another superb outing, going 6 innings, allowing 1 unearned run on 3 H and 0 BB while striking out 7. He now has 14 K in 11 IP. Aussie prospect Todd Van Steensel didn’t fare as well, giving up 6 R (5 ER) on 3 H and 2 BB in 0.2 IP.
Phillies beat Tigers 4-3
Santana supplied much of the offense with another HR, this time a 3R shot. Marlon Mitchell added a hit and a walk as well. Kevin Angelle had a mediocre outing, giving up 2 ER on 3 H and 3 BB in 3.2 IP. He struck out 2. Justin Beal picked up the win, allowing only one hit while striking out 4 over 3 innings.
Blue Jays beat Phils 3-2
Santana was 1/4 with a 2B and Francisco Diaz was 2/2. Cesar Hernandez. added two hits as well. Sasaki went 4 IP, allowing an ER on 2 H. He didn’t walk anyone and struck out 5. Mathieson threw another inning, allowing an unearned run on 2 H and a BB. He didn’t record a strikeout.
Blue Jays beat Phillies 6-3
Santana was 2/4 with 2 2B and a R. Jason Donald was 1/3 with a R in a rehab assignment. Not much else on offense for the Phils. Van Steensel got the start and gave up 2 ER on 3 H and 0 BB in 4 IP. He struck out 5. Tall righty Chase Johnson gave up 2 ER in 2 IP and struck out 2.