Clearwater (1-2) lost to Dunedin, 2-1.
Kyle Young (0-1, 4.50) retired the first two batters he faced and then gave up 2 runs on 4 consecutive singles. He walked a batter before ending the first inning. Then, he retired the next ten batters in succession, striking out three.
Gustavo Armas (12.27) tossed 2.2 scoreless innings allowing a hit and 2 walks while striking out three. Ismael Cabrera stranded an inherited runner but allowed a hit and a walk in 1.1 innings.
The Threshers mounted a rally in the ninth and finally broke through with a run on a wild pitch after Danny Mayer singled and Madison Stokes doubled. With one out, Jesus Alastre struck out, his fourth in seven hitless at bats.
The Threshers struck out ten times and went 0-13 with runners in scoring position.
Roman Quinn went 0-3 with a sacrifice and 2 strike outs.
- #5 Spencer Howard (0-1, 6.23) –
- #12 Simon Muzziotti
- #17 Kyle Young (0-1, 4.50) – 4.0 IP, 4 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 3 K
- #18 Nick Maton went 1-4 with a BB
- #19 Rodolfo Duran
- #20 Daniel Brito went 1-4
Lehigh Valley (3-1) beat Rochester, 7-0.
Ranger Suarez (1-0) pitched five, shutout innings. He gave up 4 hits and 2 walks, striking out six. Edgar Garcia (4.50) pitched two, shutout innings, giving up a hit and a walk, striking out three. Austin Davis completed the combined shutout with two, one-hit innings, striking out two.
The IronPigs opened the scoring with 4 runs in the first inning on Jan Hernandez’ RBI double and Andrew Romine’s 3-run HR. They added single runs in the fifth on Romine’s RBI single, the seventh on Mitch Walding’s sac fly, and in the eighth on Deivy Grullon’s solo HR.
Gosselin went 3-3with 2 walks. Hernandez, Romine, Grullon, and Malquin Canelo had 2 hits each. Romine had 4 RBI. Dylan Cozens had 2 walks and stole a base.
- #6 Enyel De Los Santos (1-0, 1.80)
- #7 JoJo Romero
- #10 Ranger Suarez (1-0) – 5.0 IP, 4 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 2 BB, 6 K
- #16 Cole Irvin (0-0, 3.60)
- #28 Edgar Garcia (0-1, 4.50) – 2.0 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 3 K
Reading (3-1) lost to Portland, 6-0.
Bailey Falter (0-1, 6.75) pitched 5.1 innings gave up 5 runs (4 ER) on 9 hits. He walked none and struck out five. Three of the runs scored on the 2 HR he allowed. Trevor Bettencourt gave up 1 run on 3 hits and a walk in 1.2 innings. He struck out two. Addison Russ pitched a shutout inning allowing 2 hits and and hit a batter while striking out one.
The Phils were held to 3 hits. Ali Castillo had two and Grenny Cumana had one. Seventeen Phils were strike out victims. Darwinzon Hernandez, the Red Sox top pitching prospect (#4 overall), struck out 10 in five innings. Mickey struck out 4 times, Adam Haseley and Darick Hall struck out 3 times each. Every Phil’s player struck out at least once.
- #2 Adonis Medina (0-0, 1.80) –
- #3 Adam Haseley went 0-4
- #9 Mickey Moniak went 0-4
- #13 Arquimedes Gamboa
- #15 Mauricio Llovera
- #21 David Parkinson (1-0, 1.80)
- #22 Kyle Dohy (1-0, 0.00) –
- #25 Cornelius Randolph
- #29 Connor Seabold
Lakewood (1-3) beat Hickory, 6-2.
Francisco Morales (4.15) pitched into the fifth inning. He was lifted after his 75th pitch, a double. He gave up 2 runs on 4 hits and 2 walks while striking out five. He left with one out in the fourth and two men in scoring position.
Oscar Marcelino (18.00) pitched 0.2 innings in relief and gave up one hit. But, he allowed both inherited runners to score. Victor Santos (1-0) pitched the final four innings. He earned the win allowing zero runs on 4 hits and striking out two.
The BlueClaws scored 3 runs in the first inning on an error, Matt Kroon’s RBI single, and a force out. They added a run in the second on Alec Bohm’s RBI double. They picked up another run on Rafael Marchan’s RBI single in the third. They tacked on their last run on an RBI single by Carlos De La Cruz in the eighth inning.
Every BlueClaw had at least one hit. Matt Kroon, Rafael Marchan, and Yerwin Trejo had 2 hits each. Cole Stobbe and Marchan each stole a base.
Thirteen BlueClaw batters struck out in their eight innings of at bats. Luis Garcia was bumped up to third in the line up.
- #1 Alec Bohm went 1-5 with a run scored, double, RBI
- #4 Luis Garcia went 1-3 with a run scored, double, BB
- #8 Francisco Morales (4.15) – 4.1 IP, 4 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 2 BB, 5 K
- #14 Rafael Marchan went 2-3 with a run scored, double, 2 RBI, BB
- #23 Dominic Pipkin (6.00)
- #24 Kevin Gowdy
- #26 Jhordany Mezquita (0-1, 9.00)
- #11 Jhailyn Ortiz
- #27 Starlyn Castillo
- #30 Manuel Silva
Williamsport begins its 2019 season on June 14th.
GCL Phillies East begins its 2019 season on June 24th.
GCL Phillies West begins its 2019 season on June 24th.
DSL Phillies Red begins its 2019 season on June 2nd.
DSL Phillies White begins its 2019 season on June 2nd.
Here’s the affiliate scoreboard from MiLB.
The rosters and lists are up to date as of March 31st.
4/4/2019 – Lehigh Valley placed 3B Gift Ngoepe on the 7-day IL. Left shin contusion
4/4/2019 – Reading placed RHP Connor Seabold on the 7-day IL
4/4/2019 – LHP Garrett Cleavinger assigned to Reading from Clearwater
4/4/2019 – 1B Kyle Martin assigned to Reading from Clearwater
4/4/2019 – Clearwater placed RF Danny Mayer on the restricted list
4/4/2019 – Philadelphia sent CF Roman Quinn on a rehab assignment to Clearwater
4/4/2019 – LHP Nick Fanti assigned to Clearwater
4/4/2019 – RHP Tyler Hallead assigned to Clearwater from GCL Phillies East
4/4/2019 – RHP Julian Garcia assigned to Williamsport from Clearwater
4/1/2019 – GCL Phillies West released RHP Antonio Canizales