Category Archives: Box Score Recap

Box Score Recap – 7/26/2016

Reading’s loss prevented an organizational sweep among the affiliates.  Williamsport’s and the Rookie League’s pitchers held opponents to two runs and ten hits in five games.  They featured a no-hitter, 2 one-hitters, a two-hitter, and 4 shutouts.

In Lehigh, Cedric Hunter hit two home runs and Nick Williams had 3 RBI in game one. Adam Morgan struck out seven in five innings, and Darin Ruf hit his 13th home run in game two.

Reading got back-to-back, solo home runs from Jorge Alfaro and Dylan Cozens

Jinadido Tromp continued his recent assault on FSL pitching with his fourth home run in six games.

Jose Pujols hit his 19th home run for Lakewood.

Williamsport’s Ranger Suarez no-hit the Auburn Doubledays in game one.  Felix Paulino had his second consecutive good start in game two.

The GCL Phillies two-hit the Tigers behind Mauricio Llovera, Kyle Young, and Jordan Kurokawa.

Roimy Mendoza and Steiner Carmona combined to one-hit the Marlins for the DSL Phillies.

Denny Martinez and Victor Sobil combined to one-hit the Mets for the DSL Phillies2.
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Box Score Recap – 7/25/2016

There was a lot of activity as several transactions were conducted.  Jesse Valentin and Scott Kingery were both promoted, no accompanying move yet for Clearwater.

Roman Quinn made his first rehab start in Clearwater.

With all the rain outs, there were only a few good performances to report.  Tyler Viza tossed a two-hitter over seven innings for Reading.  Rhys Hoskins hit his 29th home run.

Nick Fanti picked up his third win for the GCL Phillies, this one in relief..

17-year old catcher Rafael Marchan is probably deserving of some notice.  He had another productive game for the DSL Phillies2 and has kept his average well over .300 for about two weeks now after roughly 80 at bats. Continue reading Box Score Recap – 7/25/2016

Box Score Recap – 7/24/2016

The organization’s top five affiliated teams played and won on Sunday.  The day’s best performances included David Buchanan’s four-hit, shutout over 6.1 innings for Lehigh Valley.  Darin Ruf hit 2 home runs.

Anthony Vasquez pitched a complete game for Reading.  Andrew Pullin had 3 hits, Jake Fox hit a home run.

Austin Bossart paced Clearwater early, driving in his first three Threshers’ runs of season. Zach Green contributed a two-run homer run.

In Lakewood, Grenny Cumana’s 4 hits led their 14-hit attack.  “C” Randolph had 3 RBI.

Williamsport’s JoJo Romero tossed shutout innings, Luis Encarnacion hit a home run, and Arquimedes Gamboa drove in the game-winning, walk off run. Continue reading Box Score Recap – 7/24/2016

Box Score Recap – 7/23/2016

Today’s best performance was turned in by Sixto Sanchez for the GCL Phillies.  He one-hit the GCL Tigers in his six innings.  Video included below.

Lehigh Valley’s Nick Williams hit his 10th HR.

Reading’s Andrew Pullin  had a two-hit game.

In Clearwater, Mitch Walding had three hits. Derek Campbell hit his 9th HR.

Lakewood’s Tyler Gilbert allowed one run on four hits and no walks in six innings.

Williamsport’s Blake Quinn struck out seven in 3.1, no-hit, relief innings. Continue reading Box Score Recap – 7/23/2016

Box Score Recap – 7/22/2016

As though Dusty Wathan is trying to fuel the Gallo-Cozens debate from yesterday, Dylan Cozens started in center field for Reading and threw out a runner at home.

Cameron Perkins had 3 RBI for Lehigh Valley.

Rhys Hoskins and Andrew Pullin homered for Reading.

Drew Anderson battled through some difficuties and posted a combined 3-hit shutout in a 6-inning game in Clearwater.

Jose Pujols hit his 18th HR for Lakewood.

Williamsport’s Adonis Median shutdown Batavia on three hits through six innings. Arquimedes Gamboa hit his 2nd HR in support.

Brandon Leibrandt started for the GCL Phillies, and a couple guys NOT named Ortiz hit home runs. Continue reading Box Score Recap – 7/22/2016

Box Score Recap – 7/21/2016

Will Morris teased Threshers’ fans with a perfect game into the sixth inning.  He walked two batters with two out in the inning and took his no-no into the seventh.  A one-out HR ended both the no-hitter and the shutout.  He completed the inning and turned the final two innings over to the bullpen. He finished with a combined two-hitter.

Bailey Falter tossed six shutout innings for Williamsport.  He struck out ten and walked one, but didn’t figure in the decision.

Offensively, Rhys hit another home run, his 27th.

And, Jhailyn crushed another Continue reading Box Score Recap – 7/21/2016

Box Score Recap – 7/20/2016

Here is the guaranteed, 100% accurate Box Score Report.  It took me less than 10 minutes from scratch.  I would love to only have to invest that much time on this, especially on days like today when I’ll be up early to prepare to be a guest on an affiliated beat writer’s podcast at 10:00AM, watch the GCL game from noon to 3:00PM, arrive at Bright House Field at 6:00PM to watch the Threshers until completion around 9:30PM, and then go home and produce the normal Box Score Report.  Note that those date stamps on reports of 2:00AM to 3:00AM are CST, probably where the WordPress server is located.  So, I’m actually posting an hour later in EST.   Continue reading Box Score Recap – 7/20/2016

Box Score Recap – 7/19/2016

Tuesday’s highlights included Lehigh Valley’s David Buchanan coming within one batter of a complete game shutout, Reading’s Dylan Cozens two-hit, two-RBI game, and Mitch Walding’s three-hit, three-RBI game.  Walding’s three RBI all came with two outs on three different occasions.

Nick Fanti tossed five no-hit innings, striking out ten.  Sixto Sanchez had pitched three no-hit innings before the game was suspended on Monday.  A third pitcher lost the no-hitter and the shutout in the ninth inning.  Loads of photos and video from the GCL game in the report below.

And down in the Dominican Summer League, Oscar Marcelino pitched two-hit ball for six innings, and Jesus De Los Santos six hits in seven innings.

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Box Score Recap – 7/18/2016

In Reading, Andrew Pullin had 4 RBI and Dylan Cozens had five for Reading’s victory.  In Clearwater, Chace Numata had 3 hits.  In Lakewood, Zachary Coppola went 2-3, twice. Arquimedes Gamboa had 4 hits in Williamsport.  Mark Laird had three.

Aaron Altherr batted in the GCL game in Lakeland.  Then played left field for the Threshers in Bradenton after the Phillies reassigned him for his continuing rehab.

There were lots of very good pitching performances in the organization last night – Continue reading Box Score Recap – 7/18/2016

Box Score Recap – 7/17/2016

The best pitched game in the organization today came from JoJo Romero and Cole Irvin of the Williamsport Crosscutters.  Overall, the best pitched games were thrown at Lehigh Valley and Reading by Buffalo and Trenton.  The opposing pitchers of those teams held both teams to a combined one run and eight hits. Continue reading Box Score Recap – 7/17/2016