Our teams made up a couple rainouts on Sunday, pushing the day’s games to six. We won five of the games, four by close scores. Lehigh Valley split a pair. Reading swept, pulling within a game of .500. Jersey Shore won behind a solid effort by Ben Brown. And, Clearwater powered to a shutout victory with four home runs.
Clearwater (18-12) beat the Daytona Tortugas, 8-0.
Matt Osterberg (3.18) pitched three scoreless innings allowing one hit and one walk. He struck out four. Kyle Glogoski (1-0, 0.00) made his debut and walked three in two no-hit innings. He struck out four. Carlos Betancourt (1.29) pitched two scoreless innings allowing 2 hits and a walk. Tommy McCollum (2.51) pitched two scoreless innings allowing a hit and a walk and striking out three.
The Threshers scored three runs in the second inning on solo HRs by Marcus Lee Sang (2), Anthony Quirion (2), and Jamari Baylor (2). They added 2 runs in the fourth on an RBI single by Lee Hao Yu and a throwing error. They added 3 more runs in the sixth on a 3-run HR (5) by Lee.
Alexeis Azuaje (.293) went 3-4 with 2 runs scored, HBP, and a double. Lee (.327) went 3-5 with a run scored, double, HR, and 4 RBI. Erick Brito (.238) went 2-4 with a run scored.
Lehigh Valley (19-17) split a doubleheader with Buffalo, losing 10-5 and winning 7-5.
Game One: Connor Eastman (0-3, 4.73) pitched three innings and gave up 5 runs on 4 hits and 4 walks. He struck out seven. Dillon Maples (2.89) gave up one run on a walk and HBP. Joe Gatto (4.20) allowed an inherited runner to score and gave up a run on 2 walks and a wild pitch. Jake Hernandez (6.23) walked one in one inning. Mike Adams (13.50) pitched an inning and gave up 3 runs on 2 hits and a walk.
The IronPigs scored 3 runs in the third inning on an RBI single by Matt Vierling and a 2-run single by Dustin Peterson. They scored 2 runs in the seventh on a sacrifice flies by Peterson and Nick Maton.
Peterson (.212) went 2-3 with 3 RBI. Yairo Munoz (.337) went 2-4.
Game Two: Ricardo Sanchez (6.53) pitched four innings and gave up one run on 6 hits and 2 walks. Braeden Ogle (7.15) pitched one inning and gave up 2 runs on 2 hits and a walk. Nick Duron (1-1, 2.70) pitched one inning and gave up a run on 2 hits striking out three. Mark Appel(2.20) gave up a run in one inning on 2 hits and a walk. He struck out two and picked up his first save.
The IronPigs scored four runs in the second inning on a grand slam by Austin Wynns. They added a run in the third on a solo HR by Yairo Munoz. They tacked on 2 runs in the fourth on an RBI double by Dustin Peterson and an RBI single by Nick Maton. Then they held on as the bullpen bled runs over the final three innings.
Wynns (.383) went 2-3 with 2 runs scored, HR, walk, and 4 RBI. Peterson (.227) went 2-3 with a run scored, walk, and RBI. Munoz (.348) went 2-3 with 2 runs scored, a double, HR, and RBI.
Reading (16-17) swept a doubleheader from the Bowie Baysox, 5-4 and 4-3.
Game One: James McArthur (6.49) pitched four innings and gave up 3 runs on 5 hits and a walk. He struck out seven but surrendered 3 solo HRs. Matt Seelinger (0;96) pitched two innings allowing one hit and striking out five. Brian Marconi (2-0, 3.46) blew his first save but picked up his second win allowing one run on 2 hits and 2 walks striking out two.
The Phils scored 2 runs in the first on a 2-run HR by Jhailyn Ortiz. They broke a tie in the second on an RBI single by Simon Muzziotti. They broke another tie in the sixth on a groundout. And, they walked off in the seventh on a solo HR (3) by Logan O’Hoppe.
Muzziotti (.273) went 2-4 with a run scored, triple, and RBI. Jack Conley (.257) went 2-3 with a run scored and double. O’Hoppe (.247) went 1-2 with a run scored, HR, 2 walks, a stolen base (4), and RBI.
Game Two: Billy Sullivan (4.09) pitched one inning allowing a walk and a strikeout. Tyler Carr (5.00) pitched two innings and gave up 2 runs on 2 hits and a walk. Bubby Rossman (4.86) pitched two innings walking one and striking out two. McKinley Moore (6.48) blew the save with a solo HR. Ofreidy Gomez (1-0, 0.00) pitched a scoreless one-hit inning for the win.
Reading scored a run in the first inning on an RBI single by Josh Ockimey. They took the lead with 2 runs in the fifth on RBI singles by Aldrem Corredor and Freylin Minyety. They walked off in the seventh on an RBI single by Minyety.
Corredor (.271) went 2-4 with 2 runs scored and an RBI. Jack Conley (.270) went 2-4. Minyety (.286) went 2-4 with 2 RBI.
Jersey Shore (11-20) beat the Bowling Green Hot Rods, 5-3.
Ben Brown (1-2, 4.50) looked like he did prior to TJ surgery pitching 5.1 shutout innings, allowing 4 hits, walking none, and striking out eight. He threw 71 pitches, 58 strikes (81.7%). Ethan Lindow (1.47) stranded an inherited runner and finished the inning by walking one and striking out one. Tyler McKay (3.65) pitched one inning and struck out two. Jonathan Hughes (0.96) allowed 2 hits in one inning. Jason Ruffcorn pitched an inning and gave up 3 runs on 2 hits and 2 walks.
The BlueClaws scored a run in the sixth inning on an RBI single by McCarthy Tatum. They scored another run in the eighth on an RBI single by Nicolas Torres. They scored 3 very important insurance runs in the ninth on a solo HR (2) by Casey Martin, a bases-loaded walk by Johan Rojas, and a wild pitch.
Rojas (.205) went 2-3 with a run scored, walk, RBI, sacrifice, and 2 stolen bases (20). Carlos De La Cruz (.294) went 3-3 with a run scored, walk, double, and triple.
Rosters and Stuff
- organization’s rosters (5/15/2022)
- organization’s injury list (5/15/2022)
- organization’s Rule 5 eligibility (5/15/2022) (includes player info, assignments, …)
5/15/2022 – RHP Kyle Glogoski assigned to Clearwater