Lehigh Valley (28-25) Beat Charlotte, 4-2. James Russell pitched five shutout innings, Severino Gonzalez blew the save, Luis Garcia was the pitcher of record when the IronPigs rallied, and Edward Mujica got his 14th save. Andrew Knapp and Brock Stassi had two hits. Cedric Hunter two RBI. Stassi hit his second home run. J.P. Crawford stole his first AAA base. Darin Ruf had an outfield assist at home. Knapp threw out a base runner.
Reading (36-18) Beat Portland 15-9. Nick Pivetta allowed one hit thru four innings before imploding in the fifth and sixth innings. He pitched to five batters in the sixth without recording an out. Althouogh, he did strike out six. Dylan Cozens and Jake Fox each had four hits. Fox hit 2 HRs (10) and Joel Fisher hit his second. Fisher had six RBI, Fox had three. Roman Quinn was CS for the 6th time and committed two errors, Serna had one.
Clearwater (30-22) DNP.
Lakewood (20-33) Lost to West Virginia, 2-0. Franklyn Kilome held the Crawdads hitless until the fourth inning. He started the inning with a single and a HR down the LF line. BlueClaws manager Shawn Williams was ejected for arguing whether the ball remained fair. The two runs held up against Lakewood’s punchless offense. DH Wilson Garcia had 2 of their 6 hits. C Deivi Grullon picked a runner off first base and threw out another.
Here’s the affiliate scoreboard from MiLB.
Extra Innings –
- 6/2 – Phillies activated Cody Asche from the 15-Day DL.
- 6/2 – Phillies designated David Lough for assignment.
- 6/2 – Phillies optioned Mario Hollands to Lehigh Valley.
- 6/2 – Lehigh Valley released Bobby LaFromboise.