Daily Archives: April 12, 2015

Box Score Recap – 4/12/2015

Lehigh Valley wins its first game of the season with a 16th inning walk-off against Pawtucket.  And walk-off an accurate description for the game-winning at bat as Russ Canzler drew a walk to force in the winning run.  In another twist, Canzler was also the winning pitcher.  He moved from DH to the mound in the top of the inning as the IronPigs 6th pitcher.  Adam Morgan scattered 6 hits and 3 walks in his first four innings of the season.  Maikel Franco went 3 for 7 with 2 run-scoring doubles.  Tommy Joseph doubled in a game-tying run in the 13th inning.

Reading beat the Portland Seadogs 10-2.  Zach Eflin made his debut and did not disappoint.  He scattered 4 hits over 6 shutout innings.  He walked one and struck out two.  Brock Stassi hit his second home run of the weekend and has 8 RBIs early in the season.

Clearwater losy 6-5 in a come from ahead loss.  The Threshers collected 12 hits and forged two comebacks against the Dunedin Blue Jays.  But, Miguel Nunez struggled, giving up 4 runs in 3.1 innings on 6 hits, 2 walks, 2 HBP while striking out none.  Edubray Ramos blew the save and took the loss in his one inning of work.  Mark Leiter pitched perfect baseball during his 3.2 innings of relief, striking out three.  Dom Brown crushed a solo home run to right.  Drew Stankiewicz collected 3 hits.  Andrew Knapp and Dylan Cozens had 2 hits each.  Cozens had 2 RBIs.  Knapp had one.

Lakewood dropped an 8-0 shoutout to the Kannapolis Intimidators.  Cord Sandberg and Tim Zeir each had two of the BlueClaws 5 hits.  Ranfi Casimiro gave up 6 runs in 5.0 innings.

Here’s the affiliate scoreboard from MiLB.




Box Score Recap – 4/11/2015

Lehigh Valley loses in 13 innings.  Gonzalez pitched well in his start, Murray pitched well in relief.  Franco picks up his second hit, another double.

Reading splits – Nola loses, Biddle pitches well and wins.

Clearwater gets walk-off, 2-1 win in 11th inning.  Aaron Brown makes another unbelievable catch.  Time to come up with an appropriate nickname?  More here.

Lakewood ‘s Tyler Viza gets the win.  Rhys Hoskins gets 3 hits, Grenny Cumana 2 hits, and Carlos Tocci goes hitless.  All three are hitting .455.  Herlis Rodriguez adds a go-ahead, 3-run home run.

Here’s the affiliate scoreboard from MiLB.




Threshers Win on Astudillo’s Walk Off; April 11, 2015

The Threshers beat the Blue Jays in a game that featured a pitching duel between their respective pitching staffs.  They won the game 2-1 on a 2-out, RBI single by Willians Astudillo in the eleventh inning.

The teams used a combined eight pitchers who scattered 18 hits and 3 walks while striking out 15 batters.  Domonic Brown was given the night off after going 0-4 with 3 Ks in the first two games of the series.  Michael Saunders started in left field and led off for the Jays and scored their only run in the first inning.

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