Clearwater (22-23) beat Daytona, 2-1.
The Threshers are three games into an eleven-game road trip. This week, the AAC tournament is being held at Spectrum Field. The Threshers go to South Florida after they wrap up their four-game Daytona series Wednesday. They return home on May 31st.
Alejandro Requena (3-2, 4.19) pitched six, two-hit innings. He gave up a run on a HR, walked two, and struck out three. Austin Ross (4.07) pitched two, one-hit innings, striking out two. Keylan Killgore (3.65) pitched a clean ninth.
The Threshers tied the game in the fourth inning on Jhailyn Ortiz’ sac fly. They took the lead in the fifth on Simon Muzziotti’s solo HR (2).
Alec Bohm and Nick Maton had 2 hits each. Madison Stokes had the only other hit (.299)
- #1 Alec Bohm (.313) went 2-4 with a run scored
- #5 Spencer Howard (1-1, 2.25) placed on the 7-day IL, shoulder soreness
- #11 Jhailyn Ortiz (.198) went 0-3 with a SF, RBI
- #12 Simon Muzziotti (.303) went 1-4 with a run scored, HR (2), RBI
- #17 Kyle Young (1-3, 4.29) placed on the 7-day IL, TJ surgery
- #18 Nick Maton (.301) went 2-4
- #19 Rodolfo Duran (.187)
- #20 Daniel Brito (.248)
Lehigh Valley (22-19) beat Syracuse, 9-3.
Nick Pivetta (4-1, 3.41) went five innings and gave up 3 runs on 4 hits and 4 walks. He struck out five. Seth McGarry (2.25) pitched a 2-hit inning, striking out two. Austin Davis (1.00) pitched two, one-hit innings. Yacksel Rios (5.30) struck out two in a one-walk inning.
The game seesawed thru the first five innings with the IronPigs scoring a run to tie the game in the second inning on Matt McBride;s RBI single. They took the lead in the fourth on Mitch Walding’s solo HR (6). After falling behind, they took the lead for good in the fifth on Deivi Grullon’s 2-run single. They put the game away with 5 runs in the eighth on Damek Tomscha’s RBI single and McBride’s grand slam HR (5).
The IronPIgs had 16 hits. All eight starting position players had at least one hit. Lane Adams (.299) had 3 hits. Shane Robinson (.333), Malquin Canelo (.237), Deivi Grullon (.344), Ali Castillo (.298), and Matt McBride (.300) had 2 hits each.
- #6 Enyel De Los Santos (2-0, 2.37) recalled by Phillies on May 17th
- #7 JoJo Romero (2-2, 9.64) assigned to Reading on May 18th
- #10 Ranger Suarez (2-1, 5.64)
- #16 Cole Irvin (2-0, 2.25) promoted to Phillies on May 12th
- #22 Kyle Dohy (0-1, 13.00)
- #28 Edgar Garcia (1-1, 1.80) promoted to the Phillies on June 6th
Reading (22-17) lost to Richmond, 8-4.
JoJo Romero debuted with Reading and gave up 6 runs in 4.1 innings on 5 hits and 5 walks. He struck out six. Garrett Cleavinger (4.91) came in and pitched 0.2 innings and stranded an inherited runner. Jake Hernandez (3.09) gave up 2 runs in three innings. He struck out three.
After Romero buried them 5-0 in the first inning, the Phils fought back. They scored a run in the fourth on Darick Hall’s solo HR (6); 2 in the fifth on Luke Williams’ RBI triple and Mickey Moniak’s RBI single; and a run in the sixth on Arquimedes Gamboa’s RBI triple to pull within 6-4.
Reading collected 11 hits and 5 walks. Mickey Moniak and Arquimedes Gamboa had 2 hits each. JoJo Romero also had a hit and a run scored.
- #2 Adonis Medina (1-2, 4.64)
- #3 Adam Haseley (.246) went 0-4 with a BB
- #7 JoJo Romero (0-1, 12.46) – 4.1 IP, 5 H, 6 R, 6 ER, 5 BB, 6 K
- #9 Mickey Moniak (.255) went 2-5 with an RBI
- #13 Arquimedes Gamboa (.151) went 2-3 with a triple, RBI, BB
- #15 Mauricio Llovera (2-0, 4.06)
- #21 David Parkinson (3-2, 3.69)
- #22 Kyle Dohy (2-0, 0.82) – promoted to Lehigh Valley
- #25 Cornelius Randolph (.219) went 1-4 with a double
- #29 Connor Seabold – on the 7-day IL
Lakewood (15-29) beat Delmarva, 4-2.
Jhordany Mezquita gave up 2 runs on 4 hits and 3 walks in five innings. He walked four. Dominic Pipkin pitched three, one-hit, scoreless innings, walking two and striking out two. Mark Potter (3.00) walked one and struck out two in one inning for his first save.
The BlueClaws scored single runs in innings five thru eight for the win. The scored in the fifth on Matt Kroon’s RBI single, in the sixth on Carlos De La Cruz’ sac fly, in the seventh on Kroon’s RBI double, and in the eighth on Malvin Matos’RBI double.
The BlueClaws ran themselves out of two bigger innings with runners thrown out at home in the fifth and eighth innings.
Lakewood had 12 hits. Everyone starter had at least one hit. Matt Kroon (.274), Malvin Matos (.203), and Jake Holmes had 2 hits each.
- #1 Alec Bohm (.367) – promoted to Clearwater, 4/29/2019
- #4 Luis Garcia (.208) went 1-4 with a run scored, double
- #8 Francisco Morales (0-3, 5.54)
- #14 Rafael Marchan (.315) placed on the 7-day IL on May 2nd
- #23 Dominic Pipkin (2-1, 3.73) – 3.0 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 2 BB, 2 K
- #24 Kevin Gowdy (0-1, 3.00)
- #26 Jhordany Mezquita (2-3, 4.68) – 5.0 IP, 4 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 3 BB, 4 K, HR
- #30 Manuel Silva (4.50)
- #27 Starlyn Castillo
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 May 21st.
5/21/2019 – Lehigh Valley placed SS Andrew Romine on the temporarily inactive list
5/21/2019 – LHP Jonathan Hennigan assigned to Reading from Clearwater
5/19/2019 – Phillies optioned RF Nick Williams to Lehigh Valley
5/19/2019 – 3B Jose Antequera assigned to Lehigh Valley from Reading
5/18/2019 – LHP JoJo Romero assigned to Reading from Lehigh Valley
5/18/2019 – RHP Jake Kinney assigned to Clearwater from GCL West
5/18/2019 – RHP Gustavo Armas assigned to Clearwater from Williamsport
5/18/2019 – RHP Julian Garcia assigned to XST from Clearwater
5/18/2019 – RHP Austin Ross assigned to XST from Clearwater