There were three, low-scoring games and a rainout last night. Clearwater was the rainout. The game will be played on Saturday. Lehigh Valley lost a one-run game collecting just three hits. Reading returned to their recent winning ways in a one-run victory. And, Jersey Shore dropped a one-run game, also managing just three hits. Mickey Moniak (LHV) hit his eighth HR, Herbert Iser (JS) hit his fourth. Jake Hernandez (REA) got his fourth save.
Clearwater (19-19) rained out in Dunedin. The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader on the 18th.
Lehigh Valley (19-20) lost to Worcester, 3-2. The IronPigs tied the game in the seventh only to give a run back in the eighth.
David Parkinson tossed 4.2 innings and gave up 2 runs on 5 hits and 2 walks. Enyel De Los Santos came in with the bases loaded and stranded all three runners. He pitched 1.1 innings and allowed a walk and struck out a batter. Brady Lail pitched 0.2 innings, walked one, struck out two, and left with a runner on base. Damon Jones stranded the runner and pitched one inning, but gave up the game-winning home run. David Paulino got the third out.
Mickey Moniak hit a 2-run home run (8) in the seventh inning to tie the game. He had one of the IronPigs’ three hits going 1-4. Matt Vierling (1-4) and Ruben Tejada (1-3 with a walk) had the other two hits.
Reading (13-26) beat Harrisburg, 2-1. The Phils got back on the winning track building a lead while throwing shutout ball for eight innings.
The Phils scored a run in the third inning on Jorge Bonifacio’s RBI single. They added an important insurance run in the seventh on Daniel Brito’s RBI single. Brito (.287) went 3-4 with a run scored and an RBI. McCarthy Tatum went 2-4 with a double.
Josh Hendrickson got the win with five scoreless innings. He allowed 2 hits, walked none, and struck out one. He threw just 48 pitches, 33 strikes in his five innings. Zach Warren pitched one, one-hit inning. Tyler Carr tossed two, one-hit innings. Jake Hernandez got the save (4) but gave up a two-out run after defensive indifference allowed a runner to get into scoring position.
Jersey Shore (16-21) lost to Hudson Valley, 3-2. The BlueClaws fell behind early and couldn’t come all the way back.
Ethan Lindow pitched 4.2 innings and gave up 3 runs on 6 hits and 2 walks. He struck out four. Manuel Silva pitched 2.1 scoreless innings. Followed by Blake Brown and another scoreless inning.
The BlueClaws scored a run in the fifth on Herbert Iser’s solo HR (4). They scored another run in the eighth on Iser’s ground out. He had one of the BlueClaws 3 hits going 1-3 with 2 RBI. Logan O’Hoppe (1-4) and Jonathan Guzman (1-3, triple) had the other 2 hits.
GCL Phillies East and GCL Phillies West (runs 6/28 thru 9/12)
DSL Phillies Red and DSL Phillies White (starts 7/12 thru 10/2)
Here’s the affiliate scoreboard from MiLB.
The rosters and lists are up to date as of June 17th … there are 308 players in the org
- organization’s rosters (6/17)
- organization’s injury list (6/17)
- organization’s Rule 5 eligibility list (6/17)
Today’s Transactions – none today. Yesterday’s transactions listed.
6/16/2021 – Phillies placed SS Jean Segura on the 10-day IL, left groin strain