Clearwater (57-44) lost to the Bradenton Marauders 6-4. David Whitehead left after 6 inings having given up 4 runs on 6 hits. The Threshers had fought back twice to tie the game after 7 innings. But, Harold Guerrero loaded the bases in the eighth with 2 outs when the skies opened up and brought about a 2-hour delay. Miguel Nunez took the mound when play resumed and surrendered a 2-run single to the first batter he faced. The Threshers got two men on base in the ninth, but couldn’t come back again.
Carlos Tocci (.298) went 1-5 with 2 RBI. Rhys Hoskins (.297) went 3-4. Dylan Cozens (.273) went 0-1 and was ejected during his second AB for questioning a strike call, I think. Chace Numata (.285) went 2-4 with a double and 2 RBI. Willians Astudillo (.310) went 1-4. Mitch Walding went 2-3 with a walk (37). Numata’s 2-run double tied the game at 2 in the fourth. Tocci’s 2-run single tied the game at 4 in the seventh.
Lehigh Valley (46-56) lost to the Syracuse Chiefs 5-4 in 13 innings. New guy, Dalier Hinojosa gave up a home run to provide the Chiefs with their winning margin. Aaron Altherr (.298) went 1-6 with 2 RBI. He tied the game in the 7th inning with a 2-RBi single.
Reading (54-47) lost to the New Britain Rock Cats 5-4. The Phils fell behind with Joely Rodriguez on the mound and were never able to make up the whole deficit. Kelly Dugan (.322) went 2-5 with a double and RBI. J.P. Crawford (.271) went 1-4. Brock Stassi (.318) went 2-5 with a HR (10) and RBI (66).
Lakewood (52-46) beat the Kannapolis Intimidators 5-3. Will Morris gave up 3 runs in 7 innings. Scott Harris struck out 2 in one inning of relief. Matt Hockenberry notched his 10th save. Scott Kingery (.279) went 2-4 with an RBI. Kyle Martin (.372) went 1-4.
Williamsport (24-12) lost to the Aberdeen IronBirds 4-2. Luke Leftwich dug the hole and the Cutters couldn’t climb out. Kenny Koplove, Andrew Godail, and Jacob Waguespack combined to throw 4 perfect innings. Josh Tobias (.292) went 1-4.
GCL Phillies (20-8) no game scheduled.
DSL Phillies (26-22) no game scheduled.
VSL Phillies (25-35) no game scheduled.
Here’s the affiliate scoreboard from MiLB.
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