Lehigh Valley (19-30) split a double header with the Gwinnett Braves. They lost Game #1 when they were shut out, 3-0. Phillippe Aumont was charged with 3 runs in 3.2innings on 1 hit, 6 walks, and 2 hit batters. He left trailing 1-0 and the bases loaded. Seth Rosin allowed 2 inherited runners to score, giving up a single to the first batter he faced. The IronPigs managed 4 singles in the 7-inning game. The ‘Pigs won the second game in eight innings, coming from behind to tie in the 7th and win in the 8th, 6-4. Jason Berken pitched 6.0 innings and allowed 4 runs, 1 earned. Brian Bogusevic hit a 2-run single to tie the game. Logan Moore drove in the go-ahead run with a double in the first extra inning.
Reading (25-21) lost to the New Hampshire Fisher Cats, 4-3. Tom Windle pitched into the sixth inning and gave way to Reinier Roibal who pitched into the ninth and stood to get the win when The Phils took the lead in the top of the ninth. However, he allowed a leadoff home run to tie the game and left with one out and the go-ahead run on second. Colton Murray retired the second out of the inning, but Brock Stassi commited an error fielding a ball at first and the Cats won in walk-off fashion. Aaron Altherr went 3-4 with 2 doubles. Stassi went 1-2 with 2 walks, a HR, and 2 RBI.
Clearwater (23-24) split a double header with the Fort Myers Miracle. Report on the games is here.
Lakewood (23-23) beat the Greensboro Grasshoppers, 10-2. Chris Oliver gave up 1 earned run in 6.0 innings. The BlueClaws scored 3 runs in 6.0 innings off Ben Holmes (0-4, 4.30). Yes, that Ben Holmes. Rhys Hoskins went 3-4 with his 6th HR and 3 RBI. Deivi Grullon went 3-5 with a double and 3 RBI.
Williamsport (0-0) starts their season on the road against the State College Spikes on June 19th, home opener on June 20th.
GCL Phillies (0-0) starts their season across the bay against the GCL Yankees1 on June 22nd, second game at the Carpenter Complex on June 23rd.
DSL Phillies (0-0) begin their season on Saturday, May 30th.
VSL Phillies (6-4) lost 10-7 to the VSL Cubs. Lenin Rodriguez hit a 2-run HR. Enger Jimenez went 4-5 with 2 doubles.
Here’s the affiliate scoreboard from MiLB.
Extra Innings –
- Nothing on Dugan and Watson. They changed the venue from Clearwater to Bradenton.