Lehigh Valley (3-5) Beat Rochester 8-5. Bullpen game. Andrew Bailey blew the save, got the win. Edward Mujica got first save. Ryan Jackson broke seventh inning tie with an RBI single. Cam Perkins tripled in an extra run in the eighth. Max Venable doubled Perkins home.
- Williams went 1-3 with a 2B and BB.
- Knapp went 1-3 with 2 RBI and a BB.
- Perkins went 2-4 with a 2B, 3B, and 3 RBI.
- Venable went 2-4 with a 2B and 2 RBI.
- Jackson went 3-3 with an RBI.
- Jackson was caught stealing for the second time.
- Knapp committed his second error, Sweeney his first.
Reading (6-4) Beat Harrisburg 3-1. Anthony Vasquez allowed 1 ER in 7.1 innings. Edubray Ramos struck out 4 in 1.2 innings for his second save. Dylan Cozens and Jorge Alfar hit solo home runs.
- Vasquez – 7.1 IP, 5 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 4 K, 1 HR
- Ramos – 1.2 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 4 K
- Alfaro went 2-4 with a 2B, HR (1), and RBI.
- Cozens went 1-4 with a HR and RBI.
- Brown went 1-4 with a 2B.
- Valentin went 1-4 with a 2B and RBI.
Clearwater (6-4) Beat Jupiter 4-0. Second consecutive shutout for the Threshers. Elniery Garcia allowed 3 hits in 6.2 innings. Jesen Therrien stranded 2 inherited runners. Miguel Nunez struck out 2 of 3 in a hitless ninth. Mitch Walding hit another home run, his fifth.
- Garcia – 6.2 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 2 BB, 5 K
- Therrien – 1.1 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 2 K
- Nunez – 1.0 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 2 K
- Garcia picked a runner off first.
- Martin went 1-3 with an RBI.
- Walding went 1-3 with a HR (5), RBI, and BB.
- Canelo went 1-4 with a 2B and RBI.
- Lino went 2-4 with a 2B and RBI.
- Kingery stole his third base.
Lakewood (1-9) Lost to Greensboro 4-2. Luke Leftwich allowed a run and 3 hits in 4.0 innings. He struck out six and walked three.
- Coppola (.382) went 2-4 with a 2B and RBI.
- Marrero went 1-3 with an RBI and BB.
Here’s the affiliate scoreboard from MiLB.
Extra Innings –
- 4/16 – Severino Gonzalez assigned to Lehigh Valley IronPigs from Reading Fightin Phils
- 4/16 – Lehigh Valley IronPigs placed 2B Carlos Alonso on the 7-day disabled list. fractured jaw