Thanks to a couple of makeups, the teams played six games last night. They went a collective 3 and 3. of particular note, five of the six starting pitchers went at least five innings. Clearwater split with Dunedin, Rixon Wingrove homered in each game. Lehigh Valley lost. Reading pitched a shutout. And, Jersey Shore split with Hudson Valley.
(On a side note: Lehigh Valley’s Bailey Falter was solid again against the Giants. He pitched three innings of one-run ball (a Brandon Belt HR) on 2 hits and no walks. He struck out five and threw 40 strikes in 49 pitches.)
Clearwater (20-20) split a doubleheader in Dunedin, losing 3-2 and winning 4-1. Rixon Wingrove homered ib each game.
Game One: Rafael Marcano pitched five innings and gave up 3 runs on 4 hits. He walked none and struck out four. Gabriel Yanez pitched one scoreless inning and gave up a hit and a walk. He struck out two.
The threshers scored their first run in the fourth inning on Wingrove’s solo HR (4). They scored another run in the sixth on Abrahan Gutierrerz’ RBI single. Luis Garcia (1-4) and Casey Martin (1-2) had the Threshers’ other two hits.
Yhoswar Garcia started in right field and had an assist at second base.
Game Two, the makeup game: Jordi Martinez (2.59) pitched three innings, and threw 55 pitches. He gave up one run on 2 hits and 3 walks. He struck out four. Fernando Lozano (2.45) picked up the win with four shutout innings, He allowed one hit, walked one, and struck out five.
The Threshers opened the scoring with 2 runs in the second inning on a wild pitch and a ground out. They added a run in the third on Wingrove’s solo HR (5). And, an insurance run in the sixth on Yhoswar Garcia’s RBI single. Yhoswar Garcia (.281) went 2-3 with a walk and stolen base (8). Casey Martin went 2-4 with a run scored.
Lehigh Valley (19-21) lost to Worcester, 5-1. All the runs scored on HRs.
Matt Moore lost his second game. He pitched six innings and gave up 3 runs on 5 hits and 3 walks. He struck out seven. He did throw 92 pitches, 61 strikes. Julian Garcia pitched the other two innings. He gave up 2 runs on 3 hits and a walk.
The IronPigs scored their only run in the fifth inning, tying the game on Ryan Cordell’s solo HR (7). Kingery (1-4) and Haseley (1-1) each had a hit.
Reading (13-26) beat Harrisburg, 2-0.
Jack Perkins tossed six, shutout innings on 83 pitches. He gave up 4 hits and 2 walks. He struck out five while earning his first win. Brian Marconi followed with two, two-hit shutout innings. And, Braden Zarbniskey earned his first save with a 1-2-3 ninth inning.
The Phils scored their runs in the first two innings on Brack Stassi’s RBI single in the first and Jack Perkins’ solo HR in the second.
Jersey Shore (17-22) split a doubleheader with Hudson Valley, winning 6-2 and losing 2-0.
Game One: Kevin Gowdy got his first win. He pitched five innings, threw 75 pitches, and gave up 2 runs on five hits. He walked none and struck out four. Aiden Anderson picked up his first save. He pitched two scoreless no-hit innings, walking one.
The BlueClaws scored four runs in the first inning on DJ Stewart’s RBI single and Jonathan Guzman’s 3-run HR (1). They added insurance runs in the fifth on a wild pitch and the seventh on Logan O’Hoppe’s sacrifice fly. Stewart went 2-3. The BlueClaws stole 4 bases – Ortiz, Stewart, and 2 by Markwardt.
Game Two, the makeup game: Jonathan Hughes pitched five innings and gave up 2 runs on 5 hits and a walk. He struck out four. Mike Adams pitched a 1-2-3 inning with a strikeout.
DJ Stewart went 2-3 with a double. O’Hoppe (1-3, double) and Guzman (1-2) had the BlueClaws other 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 18th … there are 308 players in the org
- organization’s rosters (6/18)
- organization’s injury list (6/18)
- organization’s Rule 5 eligibility list (6/18)
Today’s Transactions –
6/18/2021 – Jersey Shore activated RHP Mark Potter from the 7-day IL