Lehigh Valley threw a bullpen game at Buffalo and won 3-1. Phillippe Aumont (1.06 ERA) pitched 5.0 shut out innings allowing 3 hits, NO walks, and struck out two. The bullpen had varying degrees of success, but allowed only one earned run, and picked up 3 holds and a save. Darin Mastroianni had a 3-hit game. Maikel Franco went hitless, but Tommy Joseph was 1 for 3 with a double. Continue reading Box Score Recap – 4/26/2015
Lehigh Valley fell 7-1 as Chad Billingsley had a rough outing. He went 5.0 innings and threw 53 strikes on 78 pitches. He allowed 7 runs on 8 hits and 2 walks. Maikel Franco went 2 for 4 and picked up his 10th RBI with his 9th double. Jason Berken pitched 3.0 scoreless innings. Colton Murray pitched a clean ninth inning. Continue reading Box Score Recap – 4/25/2015
Lehigh Valley lost 7-6 to Buffalo. Both teams had double-digit hits. But, IronPigs’ pitchers handed out 9 free passes while striking out seven. Bisons’ pitchers walked 1 while striking out nine. Every “Pig got at least one base hit. Maikel Franco went 1 for 5. Continue reading Box Score Recap – 4/24/2015
Lehigh Valley lost 11-1 to Buffalo. Nick Hill was activated for the game, taking the spot vacated when Adam Reifer was released. Maikel Franco and Tommy Joseph each went 2 for 4. Continue reading Box Score Recap – 4/23/2015
All four affiliates lost Wednesday night.
Lehigh Valley lost 3-2 to Scranton. Adam Morgan pitched 7.0 innings allowing 3 runs on 7 hits. Maikel Franco went 1 for 4 and was left standing at the plate when Brian Bogusevic was thrown at trying to steal second to end the game. Continue reading Box Score Recap – 4/22/2015
Lehigh Valley beat Scranton, 6-1. Seve Gonzalez allowed 1 run on 6 hits and 0 walks over 6.0 innings and got the win. Second best outing of the day. Cesar Jimenez got a 2.0 inning hold on 1 hit. Colton Murray struck out one in his one mop up inning. Maikel Franco went 2 for 5 with an RBI. Continue reading Box Score Recap – 4/21/2015
Lehigh Valley lost in 15 innings. Phillippe Aumont blew the save in the 7th inning. He only allowed 1 hit in 4.0 innings but walked four, threw 3 wild pitches, and balked. Maikel Francon went hitless. Tommy Joseph contributed a double in 4 ABs and an RBI. Continue reading Box Score Recap – 4/20/2015
Lehigh Valley lost 5-4 to Buffalo. Colton Murray blew a 4-1 lead in the bottom of the ninth. Maikel Franco went 2 for 5 with 2 doubles (#7 and 8) and an RBI ( #8). He is hitting .386 for the season, so far. Continue reading Box Score Recap – 4/19/2015
Lehigh Valley lost to Buffalo, 2-1. Maikel Franco had 2 of the ‘Pigs 4 hits. Dom Brown was in the line up and went 0-4. P.J. Clemens lasted 3 innings throwing 74 pitches (39/34)and walking seven. Seth Rosin took the loss. Continue reading Box Score Recap – 4/18/2015
Lehigh Valley lost to Buffalo and fell to 3-6. Maikel Franco went 3-4 (2-3 off Randy Wolf) with his 6th double. Adam Morgan pitched 5.0 innings and took the loss. He gave up 5 runs (3 ER) on 6 hits. Looks like he pitched well and tired in the 5th inning when he gave up the 3 ER. He threw 87 pitches, 54 strikes.
Reading beat Richmond, 7-1. Aaron Nola allowed 4 hits over 6.0 shut out innings. He walked one and struck out 5. He threw 86 pitches, 62 strikes. Roman Quinn went 2-4, 2 R, RBI, BB, 3 SB. Aaron Altherr made his first start and went 2-3, 2B, R, 2 RBI, 2 BB, and an outfield assist. Brock Stassi, Gabriel Lino, and KC Serna each had 2 hits. Stassi added 3 more RBIs to his league leading total. Continue reading Box Score Recap – 4/17/2015