Clearwater (23-28, 59-58) split a DH with Palm Beach, winning 5-3 and losing 3-0.
Game One: All 3 Cardinal runs came on solo HRs, all 5 Threshers’ runs scored on bases-clearing triples (Ortiz and Kroon).
James McArthur (6.75) opened with three innings and gave up 2 runs on 5 hits and 3 walks. He struck out four. Gustavo Armas (11.15) pitched two innings and gave up one run on 3 hits. Keylan Killgore (3.63) pitched two, one-hit, scoreless innings for his ninth save, walking none and striking out two.
The Threshers scored twice in the third inning on Jhailyn Ortiz’ 2-run triple. They scored three times in the fourth on Matt Kroon’s 3-run triple.
Matt Vierling (.237), Rafael Marchan, and Daniel Brito had 2 hits each. Vierling and Brito doubled, Muzziotti added a third triple. Ortiz threw out a runner at home.
Game Two: Seth McGarry (1-1, 3.60) stepped in and threw five, one-run innings. He allowed 3 hits, walked one, and struck out four. Kyle Arjona (5.01) gave up 2 runs in one inning on 2 hits and a walk. Matt Kroon (.222) went 2-2 with a walk and had half of the Threshers 4 hits.
Lehigh Valley (55-60) lost to Lehigh Valley, 9-2. JoJo Romero (3-3, 7.57) went five innings and gave up 5 runs on 5 hits and 4 walks. He struck out four. Connor Brogdon (4.29) pitched a one-walk, scoreless inning, striking out two. Austin Davis (2.93) struck out four in two scoreless innings. Edgar Garcia (2.63) gave up 4 runs in 0.2 innings. Tyler Gilbert (3.38) got the final out. The IronPigs scored a run in the first on Logan Morrison’d sac fly. They score another run in the fourth on a ground out. Nick Williams (.346) had 2 of their 4 hits.
Reading (30-20, 69-48) lost to Altoona, 1-0. Spencer Howard (1.93) tossed six, shutout innings. He allowed the Curve three hits and struck out eight. Jake Hernandez (1.57) pitched a scoreless inning, striking out one. Garrett Cleavinger (3-1, 4.50) gave up the deciding run on 2 hits in one inning.
The Phils collected nine hits, but went 1-9 with RISP. Luke Williams (.231) and Jose Gomez (.259) had 2 hits each. Williams and Josh Stephen (.265) had doubles, the Phils only XBH. Spencer Howard (.667/.667/.667/1.334) went 1-2.
Lakewood (19-26, 48-67) lost to West Virginia, 3-1. Rafi Gonell (4-2, 4.70) went five innings and gave up 2 runs on 2 hits and 2 walks. He struck out four. Taylor Lehman (1.56) pitched four, one-run innings on two hits. He struck out three. The BlueClaws scored on a wild pitch in the first inning. They had 7 singles and went 0-4 with RISP. Malvin Matos (.239) had 3 hits, Yerwin Trejo (.256) had 2 hits.
Williamsport (20-34) lost to West Virginia, 6-5. The Crosscutters built and blew a 5-0 lead in the seventh. Erik Miller (1.13) opened and tossed four scoreless innings. He gave up 3 hits and a walk, and struck out seven. Jose Conopoima (3.21) went four-plus innings and gave up 5 runs on 5 hits and 3 walks, striking out five. He left with one run home and a runner on base in the ninth. Rafael Carvajal (3-3, 3.62) came in and gave up a game tying double, got the first out on a ground out that moved the runner to third, and walked 2 runners intentionally. He got a double play ground ball, but the batter beat the relay as the winning run scored.
The Cutters scored 3 runs in the fourth inning on Nate Fassnacht’s 2-run double and Jake Holmes’ RBI single. They opened up a 5-run lead with 2 runs in the seventh on Kendall Simmons’ RBI double and Bryson Stott’s RBI double. Simmons (.245) had 3 hits. Stott (.250) had 2 hits. Nate Fassnacht and Jake Holmes had 2 hits each.
GCL Phillies East (16-16) no game scheduled.
GCL Phillies West (23-11) beat the Yankees West, 7-4. Josh Gessner (1.50) was impressive, striking out 5 in two innings. He gave up a run on a hit, but started a trend with 3 walks. Dylan Castaneda (9.00) got two outs and gave up 2 unearned runs on a hit and 3 walks. Jaylen Smith (3.55) inherited a bases loaded situation and stranded all 3 base runners. He threw 1.2 innings, allowed no runs, but walked three. Riley Wilson (1.23) injherited and stranded 2 base runners. He went 1.2 innings, retired all 5 batters he faced, and struck out two. Nicoly Pina (4.73) pitched two innings, allowed no runs, one hit, and struck out three. Fernando Lozano (.208) gave up a run in the ninth inning.
The Phillies collected 14 hits. They scored a run in the first inning on Edgar Made’s solo HR (2). They scored 2 runs in the third on Tucker Maxwell’s solo HR (2) and Rixon Wingrove’s RBI double. They took the lead for good with 2 runs in the fourth on Luis Rojas’ 2-run HR (1). They added a run in the sixth on Kevin Escalante’s RBI single. And, tacked on another run in the ninth on Christian Valerio’s RBI double.
Made (.297) went 1-2 with 2 walks and a hit by pitch. Maxwell *.289) went 3-4. Nava (.351) went 2-3. Wingrove (.341) went 3-5.
And this is how the MLB Top Thirty did –
Alec Bohm, 3B/1B (.255): went 0-3 with a BB
Adonis Medina, RHP (6-5, 4.36): DNP
Bryson Stott, SS (.250): went 2-4 with a double, BB, RBI
Adam Haseley, OF (.294):recalled by Phillies on 8/9
Spencer Howard, RHP (0-0, 1.93): 6.0 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 8 K
Luis Garcia, SS/2B (.196): went 1-4
Francisco Morales, RHP (1-5, 4.14): DNP
Enyel De Los Santos, RHP (5-6, 3.96): DNP
Mickey Moniak, OF (.263): went 0-4
Erik Miller, LHP (0-0, 1.13): 4.0 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 7 K
JoJo Romero, LHP (3-3, 7.57): 5.0 IP, 5 H, 5 R, 5 ER, 4 BB, 4 K
Simon Muzziotti, OF (.285): G1 went 1-4, run, 3B; G2 went 1-3 2B
Jhailyn Ortiz, OF (.205): G1 went 1-4, 3B, 2 RBI; G2 went 0-3
Rafael Marchan, C (.250): G1 went 2-4, run; G2 DNP
Nick Maton, SS/2B: assigned to Reading on 8/9
Mauricio Llovera, RHP (3-4, 4.55): placed on the 7-day IL, elbow
Cole Irvin, LHP (5-0,3.99): DNP
Rodolfo Duran, C (.240): placed on the 7-day IL on 7/26, knee
David Parkinson, LHP (8-7, 3.33): DNP
Deivy Grullon, C (.285): went 0-3 with a run scored, BB
Damon Jones, LHP (0-1, 10.20): DNP
Kyle Young, LHP (1-3, 4.29): placed on the 7-day IL on 5/1
Arquimedes Gamboa, SS (.188): went 0-4
Daniel Brito, 2B/SS (.238): G1 went 2-3, run, 2B; G2 DNP
Kyle Dohy, LHP (5-5, 6.60): DNP
Dominic Pipkin, RHP (3-4, 5.84): DNP
Kevin Gowdy, RHP (0-4, 4.79): DNP
Jamari Baylor, SS (2-7, .286): hasn’t played since 7/1, nursing a hamstring
Cornelius Randolph, OF (.246): placed on the 7-day IL on 7/27
Victor Santos, RHP (5-8, 3.57): DNP
DSL Phillies Red (35-17) lost to the Rockies, 1-0.
DSL Phillies White (32-25) no game scheduled.
Here’s the affiliate scoreboard from MiLB.
The rosters and lists are up to date as of August 8th … there are 397 players in the org
- organization’s rosters (8/8)
- organization’s injury list (8/8)
- organization’s Rule 5 eligibility list (8/8)
8/9/19 – Phillies recalled CF Adam Haseley from Lehigh Valley
8/9/19 – SS Nick Maton assigned to Reading from Clearwater
8/9/19 – SS Raul Rivas assigned to Clearwater from Reading
8/9/19 – RHP Victor Vargas assigned to Williamsport from GCL East
8/9/19 – GCL East sent RF Jose Pujols on a rehab assignment to GCL West
8/9/19 – LHP Samuel Aldegheri assigned to GCL East
8/9/19 – Jose Taveras assigned to Reading from Clearwater
8/9/19 – Seth McGarry activated by Clearwater
8/9/19 – Kevin Gowdy assigned to Lakewood from Williamsport
8/9/19 – Ethan Lindow assigned to Williamsport from Lakewood
8/8/19 – Phillies activated RF Jay Bruce from the 10-day IL
8/8/19 – Phillies optioned Adam Haseley to Lehigh Valley
8/8/19 – Lehigh Valley placed 3B Mitch Walding on the 7-day IL, labrum tear
8/8/19 – Lehigh Valley placed C Matt McBride on the 7-day IL, calf strain
8/8/19 – Williamsport released RHP Adam Cox
8/8/19 – LHP Gabriel Yanez assigned to Williamsport from GCL East
8/8/19 – 3B Maikel Franco activated by Lehigh Valley
8/7/19 – DSL White placed LHP Nathanael Bido on the 60-day IL
8/7/19 – DSL White placed RHP Alexis Herrera on the 60-day IL
8/6/19 – Lehigh Valley placed RHP Fernando Salas on the 7-day IL
8/6/19 – RHP Jose Taveras assigned to Clearwater from Lehigh Valley
8/6/19 – Seth McGarry assigned to Clearwater from Lehigh Valley
8/5/19 – Clearwater placed RHP Alejandro Requena on the 7-day IL
8/5/19 – Lakewood sent RHP Jonas De La Cruz on a rehab assignment to GCL East
8/5/19 – RHP Jonathan Petit assigned to DSL Red
8/5/19 – Raul Mendoza assigned to DSL White from DSL Red
8/5/19 – Victor Santos assigned to Lakewood from Williamsport
8/5/19 – Dominic Pipkin assigned to Williamsport from Lakewood
8/5/19 – Ezequiel Ventura assigned to DSL Red from DSL White
8/4/19 – Phillies activated RHP Hector Neris
8/4/19 – Phillies optioned 3B Maikel Franco to Lehigh Valley
8/4/19 – Tom Windle assigned to Reading from Lehigh Valley
8/4/19 – Jose Taveras activated by Lehigh Valley
8/4/19 – Seth McGarry assigned to Lehigh Valley from Reading
8/4/19 – Kevin Gowdy assigned to Williamsport from Lakewood
8/4/19 – Taylor Lehman activated by Lakewood
8/4/19 – Cristian Lima released by DSL Red
8/4/19 – Carlos Valero activated by DSL Red
8/3/19 – Pittsburgh claimed RHP Yacksel Rios off waivers from Philadelphia
8/3/19 – Lehigh Valley placed LHP Austin Davis on the Reserve List
8/3/19 – Reading sent RF Jose Pujols on a rehab assignment to GCL West