Steve Susdorf was the only Phillie prospect to see action in Tuesdays’ 7-3 Scottsdale win over Surprise, and Susdorf played a key role in the victory, going 2-3 with 2 runs scored, an RBI and a stolen base. Wednesdays’ game, a 5-4 Scottsdale loss, saw Mike Cisco take the loss, going 2 innings and getting hit around, giving up 4 runs on 6 hits. He walked 1 and struck out 2, throwing 48 pitches, 32 for strikes. Scott Mathieson pitched a scoreless ninth, giving up a lone hit, while striking out one. AT the plate, Domonic Brown returned after a day off and went 0-4, while Steve Susdorf went 1-4 with an RBI. Brown had an outfield assist, which offset an earlier error.
Scottsdale turned on the bats Thursday with an 11-1 win over Mesa, with Domonic Brown continuing to swing a solid bat, going 2-4 with 2 runs, a double, and 2 RBI’s. Tuffy Gosewisch got the start behind the plate and went 1-5 with 2 RBI’s and threw out both runners who tried to steal on him. Edgar Garcia got the win and was effective, going 3 innings, giving up just a run on 4 hits. He didnt walk a batter and struck out two. Another effective late inning performance by Michael Schwimer closed out the ninth without allowing a run (1IP, 1H, 0ER, 0BB 1K, 21 pitches, 13 for strikes)
Hitters:Tuffy Gosewisch, .357/.357/.357 in 14 AB’s. 0HR and 2 RBI. Domonic Brown, .303/.368/.606 in 33 AB’s. 2 HR and 7 RBI. Steve Susdorf, .200/.273/.400 in 20 AB’s. 1 HR 3 RBI, 1 SB. Troy Hanzawa remains 0-1 with a run scored.
Pitchers: Mike Cisco, 2 games, 0-1 with a 9.00 ERA; 4IP 7H 4 ER 3BB 5K; .368 opp. avg.; Edgar Garcia, 4 games, 2-1 with a 4.50 ERA; 8 IP 8H 4 ER 4BB 7K; .276 opp. avg.; Scott Mathieson, 3 games, 0-0 with a 0.00 ERA. 4IP 2H 0ER 2BB 3K; .167 opp. avg.; Michael Schwimer, 4 games, 0-0 with a 1.80 ERA. 5IP 5H 1 ER 2BB 5K; .263 opp. avg.