Here is the box score recap. Lehigh Valley prepares for post-season play, while Williamsport plays the final games of the season.
And, the affiliate scoreboard from MiLB.
Lehigh Valley had an off day and begins their post-season against Scranton.
Their playoff schedule is –
- Home: Wednesday, Sept. 6, at 7:05 p.m.
- Home: Thursday, Sept. 7, at 7:05 p.m.
- At Scranton: Friday, Sept. 8 at 6:35 p.m.
- At Scranton: Saturday, Sept. 9 at 6:35 p.m.
- At Scranton: Sunday, Sept. 10 at 1:05 p.m.
Williamsport lost to West Virginia, 8-7 in 14 innings.
Will Stewart (4.18) gave up 3 runs (only 2 earned) in 3.2 innings on 6 hits and 3 walks, He struck out six. Randy Alcantara (2.23) entered with the bases loaded and stranded all three runners. He pitched 2.1 innings and gave up a run on 2 hits while striking out five. Orestes Melendez (6.29) faced 5 batters, retiring just one. He gave up 2 runs (1 ER) on 2 hits and a hit batter and struck out one. Luis Ramirez (2.27) took over with the bases loaded and stranded two runners. He blew his third save while giving up a run in 2.2 innings on one hit. Kyle Dohy (3.60) allowed 7 base runners in three innings on 3 hits and 4 walks but didn’t give up a run. Jhon Nunez (1-2, 4.76) gave up an unearned run on a hit and walk.
The Crosscutters scored a run in the first inning on Greg Pickett’s RBI double. They took the lead with 4 runs in the fourth on a fielding error, Josh Stephen RBI single, and Yahir Gurrola’s 2-run single. They tacked on single runs in the sixth and seventh on Gurrola’s RBI single and Brian Mims’ RBI triple.
The Cutters took a one run lead into the bottom of the ninth, but Ramirez gave up a lead off HR to tie the game. In the 14th, the Power scored without benefit of a base hit. Nunez walked the lead off batter and he was sacrificed to second. A passed ball got the runner to third, and he scored on a sacrifice fly.
Josh Stephen had 3 hits and an RBI. Yahir Gurrola had 3 hits and 3 RBI. Jake Schiener had 3 hits. Malvin Matos had 2 hits. Schiener stole his 5th base. Rodolfo Duran committed his 13th passed ball. Gurrola threw out a runner at home. Stewart picked a runner off first.
The teams combined for 15 runs and 29 hits. But they also combined to allow 7 unearned runs, walk 14 batters, commit 5 errors, hit 3 batters, throw 4 wild pitches, and strike out 15 times.
- 9/5 – Phillies placed CF Pedro Florimon on the 60-Day DL. Right ankle dislocation
- 9/5 – Phillies selected the contract of SS J.P. Crawford from Lehigh Valley IronPigs
- 9/4 – Philadelphia Phillies activated RF Aaron Altherr
- 9/4 – CF Odubel Herrera assigned to Philadelphia Phillies
- 9/3 – Phillies sent 1B Brock Stassi outright to Lehigh Valley
- 9/3 – Phillies recalled RHP Jake Thompson from Lehigh Valley
- 9/3 – Phillies recalled CF Cameron Perkins from Lehigh Valley
- The organization’s rosters are up to date.
- The organization’s injury list is as up to date as I can make it.
- The organization’s Rule 5 eligibility list is as accurate as I can make it based on the information I was able to find.