Lehigh Valley and Reading lost. Jersey Shore posted the organization’s only win. Clearwater lost but got an interesting 3.1 innings from Rodolfo Sanchez who struck out ten. The FCL Phillies were off. And, the DSL doesn’t schedule games on Wednesdays or Sundays.
Lehigh Valley (26-35) lost to Buffalo, 9-2.
Chase Anderson (0-2, 6.17) got roughed up again for 4 runs in 3.2 innings on 6 hits and 2 walks. He gave up 4 of the Bisons 5 XBH – 2 doubles and 2 HR. Jeff Singer (5.55) stranded one inherited runner but gave up 3 runs in 1.1 innings on 2 hits and a walk. Bryan Mitchell (6.26) pitched three innings and gave up 2 runs on 2 hits while striking out four. Looks like 3 guys who can be let go to make room for the trickle-up when all the new pitchers are signed.
The IronPigs scored twice in the fifth inning on Mickey Moniak’s RBI single and a passed ball. Dalton Guthrie (.292) went 2-5 with a run scored. Mickey Moniak (.228) went 2-4 with a double and RBI. Matt Vierling (.203) went 0-2 with 2 walks. Rafael Marchan (.222) went 1-5.
Reading (26-36) lost to Portland, 5-2.
Victor Santos (1-1, 3.05) pitched five innings. He gave up 4 runs on 6 hits and a walk. He struck out three. Kyle Dohy (2.87) pitched two innings and gave up one run on one hit and a walk. He struck out three. Braden Zarbniskey (3.29) pitched two clean innings with a strikeout.
The IronPigs scored a run in the second inning on Rodolfo Duran’s solo HR (5). They tied the game with a run in the third on Jorge Bonifacio’s RBI double. Bonifacio (.268) went 2-4 with a double and an RBI. Duran (.202) went 2-3 with a double, HR (5), and walk. Daniel Brito (.291) went 0-5. Bryson Stott (.248) went 1-3 with a double and walk. Madison Stokes (.266) went 1-4 with a double.
Jersey Shore (27-35) beat Brooklyn, 3-2.
Adam Leverett (1.56) opened with two scoreless, one-hit innings. He walked none and struck out four. Jhordany Mezquita (5.97) pitched with four one-hit innings but gave up 2 runs and walked two. He struck out five. Carlos Francisco (7.11) pitched one scoreless inning walking one. Carlo Reyes (2-1, 4.22) pitched two scoreless innings, gave up 3 hits, walked one, struck out three, and got the win.
The Blue Claws plated a run in the second inning on Jonathan Guzman’s solo HR (2). They doubled their lead with a run in the fifth on Herbert Iser’s (.148) sac fly. They retook the lead in the top of the ninth on Keaton Greenwalt’s RBI double.
The BlueClaws collected just 4 hits. Logan O’Hoppe (.278) went 1-4 with a double. Jhailyn Ortiz (,243) went 1-3 with a run scored and walk. Jonathan Guzman (.161) went 1-2 with 2 runs scored, HR (2), 2 walks, and RBI. Keaton Greenwalt (.188) went 1-4 with a double and RBI. Casey Martin (.117) went 0-3 with a walk.
Clearwater (31-30) lost to Dunedin, 6-2.
Cristian Hernandez (2-4, 3.48) pitched four innings and gave up 4 runs on 6 hits and 3 walks. He struck out three and gave up 3 solo HRs. Rodolfo Sanchez (5.61) pitched 3.1 innings. He gave up 2 runs (1 ER) on 4 hits and a walk. He struck out ten. (Yes! That was TEN in 3.1 IP.) Brendan Bell (5.17) stranded one inherited runner and finished the 1.2 innings allowing no runs, 2 hits, one walk, and striking out four.
The Threshers scored a run in the fourth inning on Micah Yonamine’s RBI double. They scored another run on an RBI single by Baron Radcliff.
Luis Garcia (.233) went 2-5. Baron Radcliff (.177) went 2-4 with an RBI. Micah Yonamine (.105) went 1-2 with a double, 2 walks, and an RBI. Juan Aparicio (.220) went 0-1 with a run scored and 3 walks. Jadiel Sanchez (.333) went 1-3 with a run scored and a walk.
FCL Phillies (5-5) no game scheduled.
DSL Phillies Red (0-2) and DSL Phillies White (0-2), no games scheduled. Looks like their off days are Sundays and Wednesdays.
Transactions – none. Word of draft pick signings are truckling in, as well as NDFA signings. None will be official until physicals are taken and passed.