Last Night on the Farm - 6/17/13
Last night on the farm Brooklyn started its season, St. Lucie got going again after the all-star break, and Vegas won a high-scoring game. Let’s get to it: Las Vegas 12, Colorado Springs 7D.J. Mitchell let up 5 runs on 10 hits over 5.1 innings. Jack Leathersich struck out 4, but gave up 2 runs in 2 innings of work. Wilmer Flores was 3 for 4 with a double, a triple, and 2 RBI’s. Mike Baxter and Brandon Hicks both homered. Ike Davis was 1 for with a double, an RBI, and 2 walks. St. Lucie 3, Charlotte 0Matt Bowman threw 6 shutout innings, letting up 4 hits and a walk while striking out 8. Chasen Bradford and T.J. Chism took it the rest of the way. Matt Reynolds and Robbie Shields each had 2 hits. Reynolds, Cam Maron, and Albert Cordero each doubled. Matt den Dekker made his season debut, going 0 for 4 with an RBI and a strikeout. Although the FSL All-Star Game was over the weekend, this game counts for the first half record. Staten Island 2, Brooklyn 1Robert Gsellman got the start on opening night and let up 2 unearned runs over 7 innings, with 1 walk and 6 strikeouts. Akeel Morris struck out 2 in a scoreless inning of relief. L.J. Mazzilli and Jorge Rivero had 2 hits each. James Roche also had 2 hits, including a homer to give the Cyclones their only run of the game. Gavin Cecchini struck out twice and drew a walk. DSL Cubs 8, DSL Mes1 517-year old outfielder Edwin Diaz was 1 for 3 with 3 RBI’s. Luis Ortega was 2 for 4 with a double and 2 RBI’s. DSL Mets2 4, DSL Pirates1 217-year old Darwin Ramos gave up 1 run over 5 innings with 7 strikeouts. All 9 Mets had at least 1 hit. Jose Figuera doubled and drove in 2 runs.