Here are today’s results.
Lehigh Valley (70-62) split a doubleheader v. the Worcester Red Sox, winning 5-1 and losing 9-1.
In game one, Michael Plassmeyer (6-3, 2.66) tossed six, one-run innings on 4 hits and no walks. He struck out seven. The lone run came on a sixth-inning solo HR. Seranthony Dominguez made a rehab appearance and pitched a scoreless, hitless inning. He walked two and struck out one.
The IronPigs scored first plating 4 runs in the third inning on an RBI single by Yairo Munoz and a 3-run HR by Darick Hall (22). They tacked on a run in the sixth on a solo HR by Johan Camargo (1).
In game two, the IronPigs were felled by a 7-run second inning.
Jack Perkins (0-1, 14.73) pitched 2.1 innings and gave up 4 runs on 2 hits and 3 walks. He wasn’t helped as Mike Kelly (5.56) allowed 3 inherited base runners to score. He went on to give up 3 runs on 2 walks and 2 hits including a grand slam. Braeden Ogle (5.97) pitched one inning and gave up one run on 2 hits and a walk. Jake Hernandez (3.71) pitched a scoreless inning allowing a hit and a walk. Ofreidy Gomez (9.00) pitched a scoreless inning allowing a walk and recording a strikeout. Francisco Morales (7.65) pitched the final inning and gave up a run on no hits, 2 walks, a wild pitch, and a sac fly.
The IronPigs were 2-hit. Their only run came on a solo HR (9) by Dustin Peterson (1-3, .243) in the fourth inning. Yairo Munoz (.308) had the other hit going 1-3.
Reading (57-72, 28-32) lost to the New Hampshire Fisher Cats in 11 innings, 11-7. Josh Hendrickson (10.29) pitched five innings and gave up 3 runs on 4 hits and 2 walks with 5 strikeouts. Mike Adams (5.49) pitched two innings and blew a save giving up a run on 2 hits with 2 K. Albertus Barber (18.00) pitched one inning and gave up 2 runs on 2 hits and a walk. He struck out three, though. Adam Leverett (5.81) pitched two innings and gave up an unearned run in the tenth inning on one hit striking out two. Aidan Anderson (0-2, 11.57) pitched the 11th inning and gave up 4 runs (3 earned) on 2 hits and 2 walks. A wild pitch broke the tie. A 3-run HR essentially put the game out of reach.
The Phils scored first with 2 runs in the second inning on a fielder’s choice (no out) and a double play. They took the lead again in the third on an RBI triple by Jhailyn Ortiz. They took the lead again in the fifth on an RBI single by Ortiz. They pulled within one run in the eighth on a wild pitch. They tied the game in the ninth on Carlos De La Cruz’ RBI double. And, they tied the game for the last time in the tenth on an RBI single by Kevin Vicuna.
Johan Rojas may have suffered an injury in the first game of the doubleheader the previous night. He was removed and sat out the second game. He entered Thursday’s game late as a pinch runner and remained as the DH for one at bat. Ortiz (.240) went 2-5 with a walk, triple, and 2 RBI. Vicuna (.265) went 2-4.
The Phils collected 8 hits, drew 6 walks, and struck out 14 times. They had many chances to score but went 4-23 with runners in scoring position. Jonathan Guzman stole his 9th base. Vicuna had an outfield assist throwing a runner out at second base.
Jersey Shore (49-80, 24-39) beat the Aberdeen IronBirds, 4-1. Kyle Glogoski (2-6, 2.77) went seven strong, shutout innings allowing 2 hits, walking none, and striking out five. Erubiel Armenta (3.69) pitched a perfect eighth inning striking out one. Rodolfo Sanchez (5.56) pitched the final inning and gave up one run on 2 hits and a walk.
Rixon Wingrove (.250) provided all the offense with 2 two-run HRs. The Aussie went 2-4. Lee Hao Yu (.261) went 2-4 with a double and stolen base. Kendall Simmons (.269) went 2-4 and scored in front of Wingrove on both HRs.
In spite of their 10-hit attack, the BlueClaws struck out 12 times with Baron Radcliff (.232) leading the way going 1-4 with 3 K.
Clearwater (56-69, 21-39) v. the Bradenton Marauders, postponed due to rain. Doubleheader Friday starting at 4:00 PM, seven innings each.
9/08/2022 – Phillies sent RHP Seranthony Dominguez on a rehab assignment to Lehigh Valley
9/08/2022 – Clearwater activated C Chris Burke