Rained washed out Savannah’s double-header, but the rest of Wednesday’s games went on as scheduled. Let’s see what happened.
Las Vegas 13, El Paso 7
This is more like the 51s team we know. Kirk Nieuwenhuis was 4 for 6 with a double, 2 homers, and 4 RBIs. Brandon Allen also homered and drove in 3 runs. Allan Dykstra had 3 hits, 2 doubles, and 2 RBI’s. Danny Muno had 2 hits and Cesar Puello drove in 2 runs. Logan Verrett struck out 9 in 6 innings and got the win despite allowing 7 runs on 12 hits. Ryan Reid struck out 7 in 3 shutout innings to get the save.
Binghamton 7, New Hampshire 5 (continued from Tuesday)
The B-Mets were up 6-0 when this game was resumed on Wednesday, and they held on to get the win. Kevin Plawecki was 2 for 4 with a double, homer, and 5 RBI’s. Cory Vaughn had 3 hits; Wilfredo Tovar had 2 hits. Matt Bowman threw the first 2 innings, then Tyler Pill took or 4 innings, allowing 5 runs on 7 hits, but striking out 6. Adam Kolarek threw 2 shutout innings and Chase Bradofrd threw a scoreless 9th for the save.
New Hampshire 5, Binghamton 2 (7 innings)
Rainy Lara lasted 2.2 innings, giving up 1 run on 3 hits, striking out 2. Hamilton Bennett allowed 1 run in 2.1 innings, and Jon Velasquez gave up 2 more. Matt Clark was 2 for 2 with a double. Kyle Johnson tripled, drove in a run, and scored a run.
St. Lucie 3, Brevard County 2
Domingo Tapia threw 7 scoreless innings, giving up 3 runs and 3 walks, striking out 1. Randy Fontanez gave up 2 runs in the 9th, but hung on to get the save. Brandon Nimmo was back in the lineup and went 1 for 4 with a run scored. Jairo Perez had 3 hits and 2 RBIs. St. Lucie holds a 1.5 game lead in their division with 15 games left in the first half of the season.