Everybody who played won last night. And, they all held their opponents to one run each and 15 collective hits. Lehigh Valley won easily. Reading victory was a little less secure but almost as easy. And, Jersey Shore came from behind to post a one-run win. Clearwater was rained out. The FCL Phillies were cancelled again due to COVID. And, the DSL doesn’t schedule games on Wednesday.
Lehigh Valley (36-41) beat Buffalo, 7-1. Cristopher Sanchez (4.04) tossed four, one-hit innings, walked none, and struck out six. David Paulino (3.99) walked one and struck out two in one scoreless inning. Jake Hernandez (1-0, 5.40) picked up the win with two, one-hit innings walking none and striking out four. Brady Lail (10.07) gave up the run in one, two-hit inning. And, Cam Bedrosian (3.60) pitched a clean ninth.
The IronPigs scored twice in the first inning on Darick Hall’s bases-loaded, ground-rule double. They added a run in the third on Matt Vierling’s RBI single. They tacked on 3 runs in the fourth on Jorge Bonifacio’s bases-loaded, 3-run double. And, added an insurance run in the seventh on Charlie Tilson’s RBI single.
Charlie Tilson (.319) went 3-4 with a walk and RBI. Nick Maton (.183) went 0-4 with a walk. Mickey Moniak (.253) went 0-4 with a walk. Matt Vierling (.222) went 2-4 with a double, walk, and RBI. Darick Hall (.209) went 2-4 with a double and 2 RBI.
Reading (31-49) beat Richmond, 4-1. Jack Perkins (3-1, 3.59) pitched 5.2 innings and held the Squirrels to one run on 4 hits and 3 walks. Zach Warren (2.41) stranded an inherited runner and struck out three in 1.1 innings. Bruan Marconi (2.03) notched his eighth save with 3 strikeouts in two perfect innings.
The Phils opened the scoring with 2 runs in the third inning on Arquimedes Gamboa’s RBI double and Jhailyn Ortiz’ RBI single. They added a run in the fifth on Jack Conley’s RBI double, And, added an insurance run in the ninth on Grenny Cumana’s RBI single.
Matt Kroon (.304) went 2-4 with a double. Jack Conley (.153) went 2-4 with a double and RBI. Jhailyn Ortiz (4 for 14) went 1-4 with an RBI. Bryson Stott (.249) went 1-4.
Jersey Shore (37-43) beat Aberdeen, 2-1. Jhordany Mezquita (4.93) went 4.2 innings and gave up one run on 5 hits and 3 walks. He struck out seven. Blake Brown (3.86) stranded 3 base runners and pitched 1.1 scoreless innings. He gave up a hit and a walk and struck out three. Aiden Anderson (1-1, 5.00) picked up the win tossing two innings with 2 walks. Manuel Silva (2.92) earned his third save with a one-hit ninth inning.
The BlueClaws tied the game in the sixth inning when Nate Fassnacht scored on a wild pitch. They took the lead in the seventh on Chris Cornelius’ RBI single. Herbert Iser (.170) went 2-3 with a double. Logan O’Hoppe (.266) went 1-4 with a double (15).
Clearwater (37-37) postponed rain. Two doubleheaders in three days.
FCL Phillies (10-6) game cancelled due to COVID.
DSL Phillies Red (7-8) and DSL Phillies White (9-6) no DSL games scheduled on Wednesdays.
Rosters and Stuff
- organization’s rosters (8/4)
- organization’s injury list (8/4)
- organization’s Rule 5 eligibility (8/4) (includes player info, assignments, …)
8/04/2021 – Phillies optioned C Rafael Marchan to Lehigh Valley
8/04/2021 – Phillies recalled LHP Damon Jones from Lehigh Valley