GCL Phillies (20-8) postponed, rain. Double header v. Yankees1 Saturday at 10:00AM.
Clearwater (56-42) postponed, rain. Double header v. Hammerheads Saturday at 5:00PM.
That’s a lot of baseball. The morning games are at the Carpenter Complex. The evening games are at Bright House Field. Thankfully, they’ll be seven inning games.
Lehigh Valley (45-55) beat the Syracuse Chiefs 3-2 in 11 innings. Seve Gonzalez went 6 innings and allowed 2 runs on 7 hits and a walk. Dalier Hinojosa, Adam Loewen (2.45), and Juan Gutierrez (1.71) held the Chiefs to one hit and struck out 6 over the last 5 innings. They faced a line up that included some familiar names – Darin mastroianni, Jayson Werth, and Tony Gwynn.
The IronPigs collected just 4 hits. They saved two of them for the 11th inning and won in a walkoff on a Brian Bogusevic RBI double. Aaron Altherr (.298) went 0-5. Chase d’Arnaud went 2-5 with a triple and 2 runs scored. Brian Bogusevic (.299) went 1-5 with a double and RBI.
Reading (54-45) the New Britain Rock Cats 6-3. Ben Lively threw 95 pitches (62 strikes) in 5 innings. He allowed 3 runs (2 ER) on 7 hits and 3 walks. He struck out five. Colton Murray struck out 3 in 3 perfect innings. Stephen Shackleford picked up his 22nd save. Andrew Knapp and Kelly Dugan were hit by pitched balls in the 6th and 7th innings. No Reading pitcher retaliated.
Kelly Dugan (.315) went 0-4 with a HBP from the leadoff slot. J.P. Crawford (.266) went 2-4 with a double and RBI. Brock Stassi (.312) went 1-5 with 2 RBI (64). Andrew Knapp (.346) went 2-4 with a double, HBP, and RBI. Cam Perkins (.264) went 2-5. Destin Hood (.301) went 2-5 with a double and RBI. Harold Martinez (.312) went 4-5 with an RBI. Ben Lively went 1-2 with a triple.
Lakewood (50-46) beat the West Virginia Power 1-0. Elniery Garcia (3.16), Calvin Rayburn (2.35), and Matt Hockenberry (2.27) combined to shutout the Power on 5 hits and a walk. Hockenberry notched his 9th save. Herlis Rodriguez (.301) went 2-4 with an RBI. Scott Kingery (.265) 1-4 with a double. Kyle Martin (.352) went 1-4 with a double.
Williamsport (23-11) beat the Aberdeen IronBirds 4-2. Mitch Gueller allowed 2 runs (1 ER) on 4 hits and a walk while striking out 6 in 6.2 innings. Anthony Sequeira came on to strand two runners and finish up with 3 strike outs in 2.1 innings for his 3rd save. Zachary Coppola (.330) went 2-4. Josh Tobias (.307) went 2-4. Jose Pujols (.295) went 1-4 with an RBI. Brendon Hayden (.323) went 1-4. Mark Laird (.250) went 1-4 with an RBI.
DSL Phillies (26-21) lost to the DSL Indians 3-2.
VSL Phillies (24-35) beat the the VSL Cubs 3-2 in 14 innings. Sergio Velis (1.27), Oskerlly Sanchez (2.68), Abdallah Aris (1.30), and Luis Gonzalez (2.00) combined to hold the Cubs to 6 hits and 2 unearned runs. Tney yielded 4 walks and struck out 14 batters.
Here’s the affiliate scoreboard from MiLB.
Extra Innings –
- The Mets have designated outfielder John Mayberry Jr. for assignment
- Phillippe Aumont, fresh off Pan Ams gold with Canada, signed a minor eague deal with Toronto.
- Lakewood BlueClaws placed 2B Drew Stankiewicz on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to June 23, 2015. (left oblique strain)
- SS William Cuicas assigned to Lakewood BlueClaws from Williamsport Crosscutters.
- Lakewood BlueClaws released LF Gustavo Martinez.