Last Night on the Farm - 5/13/13
Things got back to normal on the farm last night, with all 4 teams in action. A little news on Matt den Dekker, as Adam Rubin reports that he is expected to play in games in 3 weeks, possibly less. Now let’s take a look at the games: Albuquerque 5, Las Vegas 2Carlos Torres started and wasn’t terrible, giving up 1 run on 3 hits over 6 innings, but it was the bullpen that gave it was with Dylan Owen putting men on base and Justin Hampson letting them score in the 7th. Collin Cowgill and Omar Quintanilla were both 3 for 4 with a double. Josh Satin and Jamie Hoffman also doubled. Hoffman entered the game after Kirk Nieuwenhuis was HBP on the knee and left. Wilmer Flores was 0 for 4 with a walk, and was back at second base while Reese Havens played third base and Zach Lutz, who hit his 4th homer of the year, played left field. Binghamton 5, Akron 2Good ole Rafael Montero was on the mound to deliver a win for the B-Mets, giving up 2 runs on 8 hits over 6 innings, with no walks and 6 strikeouts. Chase Huchingson struck out 2 in 2 scoreless innings and Jeff Walters notched his 10th save of the year. Danny Muno had 3 hits. Josh Rodriguez, Allan Dykstra, Cory Vaughn, and Cesar Puello all had 2 hits each. Vaughn doubled, stole a base, and drove in 2 runs. Puello hit his 5th homer of the year. All but 1 B-Mets starter had at least 1 hit. Brevard County 6, St. Lucie 5Hansel Robles was decent, but his outing was brief, allowing 2 runs on 4 hits in 4 innings, while walking 4 and striking out 5. Jim Fuller threw 2 shutout innings, but Chasen Bradford gave up 4 runs and took the loss. Travis Taijeron was 2 for 3 with a double, a homer, and 2 walks. Dustin Lawley was 2 for 5 with a triple, a homer, and 3 RBI’s. Aderlin Rodriguez had 2 hits and an RBI. Robbie Shields had 2 hits, including a double. Rylan Sandoval had 3 hits, all singles. Charleston 5, Savannah 3Luis Cessa had an okay outing, allowing 3 runs in 6 innings, including 2 homeruns, with 4 walks and 4 strikeouts. Julian Hilario gave up 2 runs in 2 innings and took the loss. Yucary De La Cruz and Maikis De La Cruz both had 2 hits, including a double. Eudy Pina and Stefan Sabol also doubled. Jayce Boyd and Kevin Plawecki were both hitless.