Lehigh Valley beat Louisville, 5-3. David Buchanan allowed 2 ER in 6.0 innings. Seth Rosin pitched 2 shutout innings. Colton Murray picked up his second save. Maikel Franco went 2-4 with a double and 3 RBI. Dom Brown went 3-4 with a double, R, RBI, HBP, and a CS. Brown was hit in the top of the first, Buchanan hit 2 batters in the bottom of the first. Continue reading Box Score Recap – 5/6/2015
J.P. Crawford is an impact player. There. If no one has said it, there it is.
The long-awaited return of J.P. Crawford ended today when he strode into the batter’s box to leadoff the home first. The Phillies’ top prospect had been sidelined with a left oblique strain he suffered during spring training. During the past few weeks, he had been working out at the Carpenter Complex and recently completed his rehab stint with the XST squads, when he played the field in back-to-back, nine-inning games. Today, he was the Threshers’ designated hitter and leadoff batter. Continue reading Crawford Returns, Leads Threshers to 7-3 Victory; May 6, 2015
Lehigh Valley beat Louisville, 12-1. Jason Berken struck out 6 over 5.0 innings. Cesar Jimenez, Hector Neris, and Nick Hill pitched 4 innings of 1-walk relief. Maikel Franco went 3-5 with a HR and 2 RBI. Brian Bogusevic and Jordan Danks added HRs. Dom Brown went 1-6. Continue reading Box Score Recap – 5/5/2015