The Clearwater Threshers and Dunedin Blue Jays were rained out Saturday night. Lakeland won and picked up a half game. The rain hurt Dunedin more. They were scheduled to play a double header. One game can be made up on Sunday, but the other was cancelled. Elimination numbers remain seven and four respectively.
The Clearwater Threshers (71-57) game against Charlotte was postponed by heavy rain and lightning. They will make up the game as part of a double header Sunday. The probables are Mauricio Llovera and Bailey Falter.
- #1 Sixto Sanchez (4-3, 2.51) – placed on the 7-day DL in June, 2018
- #3 Adonis Medina (9-4, 4.31) – DNP
- #6 Mickey Moniak (.260)
- #12 Daniel Brito (.237)
- #11 Arquimedes Gamboa (.212)
- #17 Jose Gomez (.222) DNP
- #20 David Parkinson (2-0, 1.17) –
GCP Phillies East (30-24) lost to the Yankees East, 4-1. Gabriel Cotto was lifted after 1.2 innings and 2 ER. He gave up 2 hits and walked three. His fastball was 82-85 mph. Gabriel Yanez entered and got the one batter he was supposed to retire, stranding two inherited runners. Ben Lively struck out three and allowed a hit in two rehab innings. He walked none. Justin Miller struck out four in two innings. Daniel Vilchez was tagged for an unearned run in one inning. Taylor Lehman pitched a clean inning. Hsin-Chieh Lin pitched a scoreless ninth. The Phillies scored their only run when Jack Conley singled, Carlos De La Cruz doubled him to third, and he scored on a wild pitch.
East travels to Palm Beach Sunday to take on the Cardinals in a one-game playoff. The game starts at noon.
- #25 Dominic Pipkin (1-2, 3.64) – DNP
GCL Phillies West (30-24) lost to the Blue Jays, 5-3. Jose Conopoima pitched four, one-run innings. Leonel Aponte gave up 2 runs in two innings. Jaylen Smith pitched a scoreless inning. Sati Santa Cruz gave up the two winning runs in the eighth. Luis Matos had 2 RBI. Logan O’Hoppe hasd 2 hits. Rixon Wingrove had 2 hits including a double. O’Hoppe stole his second base.
- #14 Luis Garcia (.369) DNP
Lehigh Valley (78-53) walked off against Scranton, 2-1 on J.P. Crawford’s RBI single. Jerad Eickhoff pitched six, four-hit innings in a rehab start. Mark Leiter gave up an unearned run. Tyler Gilbert pitched a no-hit inning. And, Pedro Beato picked up the win. Danny Ortiz tied the game in the seventh inning with a solo HR (14). Crawford, Joey Meneses, Ortiz, and Logan Moore had 2 hits each.
- #8 Ranger Suarez (2-0, 2.92) –
- #9 Enyel De Los Santos (10-4, 2.43) –
- #10 Cole Irvin (12-4, 2.71)
- #15 Roman Quinn (.296) – recalled by Phillies on 7/27/2018
- #16 Dylan Cozens (.229) went 0-4
- #21 Drew Anderson (8-4, 3.75) –
- #28 Tom Eshelman (2-13, 5.83) –
Reading (62-67) lost to Portland, 4-3. Connor Seabold gave up 4 runs in six innings. Josh Tols pitched two clean innings. Seth McGarry pitched one. Pedro Florimon had 2 hits in a rehab start. Drew Stankiewicz had an RBI double. Austin Listi had an RBI single.
- #4 Adam Haseley (.316) was added to the Temporarily Inactive List
- #5 JoJo Romero (7-6, 3.80) – placed on the 7-day DL on 7/20/18
- #22 Kyle Dohy (2-4, 6.63) –
- #23 Cornelius Randolph (.244) DNP
- #24 Connor Seabold (1-4, 4.91) – 6.0 IP, 6 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 2 BB, 3 K, HR
Lakewood (80-49) crushed Hickory, 11-2. Julian Garcia pitched seven strong innings giving up 2 runs on seven hits and striking out nine. Connor brogdon struck out 4 in two scoreless innings.
Gregori Rivero had 3 hits, a double, and 4 RBI. Rodolfo Duran had 2 hits including a 2-run HR (18). Simon Muzziotti, Jake Scheiner, Jhailyn Ortiz, and Nick Maton had 2 hits each. Maton had a solo HR (8).
Simon Muzziotti had 2 outfield assists (at second and third).
- #7 Jhailyn Ortiz (.226) went 2-4 with 3 runs scored, HR (12), RBI, BB, K
- #12 Daniel Brito (.252) promoted to Clearwater, August 3rd.
- #18 Kyle Young (3-3, 2.98) – placed on the 7-day DL on 7/15/18
- #19 Spencer Howard (8-8, 3.92) –
- #20 David Parkinson (8-1, 1.51) – promoted to Clearwater on 8/2/18
- #30 Nick Maton (.262) went 2-5 with a run score, HR (8), RBI, K
Williamsport (28-39) lost to Batavia, 4-2. Ben Brown made his first start for Williamsport and gave up 3 ER in five innings. Ethan Evanko pitched three, two-hit innings. Ben Pelletier hit a solo HR (9). Ben Aklinski had 2 hits and an RBI. Jesse Wilkering had 3 hits including a double. Pelletier threw out a runner at home. Evanko picked a runner off first.
- #2 Alec Bohm (.208) went 1-4 with a double
- #13 Francisco Morales (4-3, 5.52) – DNP
- #26 Kevin Gowdy – 60-day DL
- #29 Jhordany Mezquita (1-0, 3.60) – DNP.
- #29 Colton Eastman (0-2, 3.00) –
DSL Phillies Red (31-40) lost to the Nationals, 2-1.
DSL Phillies White (39-33) beat the Tigers1, 3-1.
Here’s the affiliate scoreboard from MiLB.
The rosters and lists are up to date as of August 25th.
8/25/18–RF Jiandido Tromp assigned to Reading from Lehigh Valley
8/25/18–LHP Jeff Singer assigned to Reading from Lehigh Valley
8/25/18–RHP Edgar Garcia assigned to Lehigh Valley from Reading
8/25/18–Reading placed LF Adam Haseley on the temporarily inactive list
8/25/18–Brian Mims assigned to Clearwater from Williamsport
8/25/18–RHP Ben Brown assigned to Williamsport from GCL Phillies West
8/23/18–Philadelphia activated LHP Luis Avilan.
8/23/18–Philadelphia placed RHP Edubray Ramos on the 10-day DL. Right index finger blister.
8/23/18–Philadelphia sent SS Pedro Florimon on a rehab assignment to Reading
8/23/18–Philadelphia recalled C Andrew Knapp from Lehigh Valley
8/23/18–Lehigh Valley activated 2B Ryan Goins from the 7-day DL
8/23/18–Reading sent RHP Mario Sanchez on a rehab assignment to GCL Phillies East.
8/23/18–RHP Blake Bennett assigned to Williamsport from GCL Phillies West.
8/23/18–RHP Jack Perkins assigned to GCL Phillies West from Williamsport
8/23/18–LHP Jhordany Mezquita assigned to GCL Phillies West from Williamsport
8/23/18–LHP Ethan Evanko assigned to Williamsport from GCL Phillies West.
8/22/18–Philadelphia designated RHP Jose Taveras for assignment.