We’ve got two days worth of action on the farm to catch up on, so let’s get to it:
Las Vegas 11, El Paso 4 (Sunday’s game)
Jacob deGrom threw 4 shutout innings before running into trouble in the 5th. He ended up giving up 3 runs on 6 hits in 5 innings, walking 2 and striking out 6. Zack Thornton made his organizational debut, allowing 1 run on 3 hits over 2 innings. Bobby Abreu homered and drove in 3 runs before getting called up to the Mets yesterday. Danny Muno was 4 for 4 with a homer and 4 RBI’s. Allan Dykstra also homered. Matt den Dekker and Zach Lutz had 2 hits each.
Las Vegas 5, El Paso 4
Logan Verrett lasted 4 innings, giving up 4 runs on 8 hits, striking out 5. Miguel Socolovich followed with 3 shutout innings. Vic Black and Jeff Walters each threw a shutout inning. Cesar Puello was 2 for 4 with a triple. Eric Campbell was 2 for 4 with a double and 2-run homer. Taylor Teagarden also homered.
Portland 7, Binghamton 4
Tyler Pill let up 5 runs over 5.1 innings, suffering his 3rd loss of the season. Jack Leathersich and Adam Kolarek each threw a scoreless inning. Kyle Johnson, Brian Burgamy, Jayce Boyd, and Darrell Ceciliani all doubled. Boyd also walked twice and drove in 2 runs.
St. Lucie 5, Palm Beach 4
Luis Cessa was solid if unspectacular, giving up 4 runs on 6 hits over 6 innings, walking 3 and striking out 2. Jake Kuebler threw 2 shutout innings and got the win; the converted catcher has a 1.80 ERA. Randy Fontanez struck out 2 in a scoreless 9th for his 3rd save of the season. T.J. Rivera was 3 for 4 with a double and RBI. Brandon Nimmo was 2 for 4 with 2 RBI’s. Aderlin Rodriguez and Maikis De La Cruz each doubled.
Savannah 10, Delmarva 5
Chris Flex scattered 9 hits over 5 innings, allowing 3 runs (2 earned), but struck out just 1 and walked 3. Robert Coles struck out 4 in 2 scoreless innings. Jeff McNeil was 3 for 6 with a double, homer, and 2 RBI’s. L.J. Mazzilli had 2 hits and 2 RBI’s. Jared King was 2 for 5 with a triple and solo homer. Stefan Sabol also hit a solo homer. Dominic Smith was 2 for 3 with 2 walks and 2 runs scored. Gavin Cecchini was 1 for 5 with a walk and 2 strikeouts; he also committed his 6th error of the season.