Last night was Kingsport’s opening night, so we had a full slate with six games, soon to be seven with the GCL getting underway today. Be sure to keep an eye on some old names in new places, as we get to it:
Las Vegas 6, Nashville 2
Darin Gorski was rock solid, allowing 2 runs (1 earned) on 5 hits over 6.1 innings while striking out 11. Erik Goeddel struck out 2 in 2 scoreless innings to finish the game. Travis d’Arnaud was 3 for 5 with 2 doubles and a 3-run homer. Matt den Dekker was 2 for 5 with a double. Andrew Brown had 2 hits and 2 RBI’s. Cory had 2 hits and drove in a run.
Binghamton 6, Richmond 0
Tyler Pill did it all, throwing 8 shutout innings, allowing 4 hits and no walks while striking out 9. He was also 3 for 3 with a double, solo homer, and 4 RBI’s. In his double-A debut, Brandon Nimmo was 0 for 2 with 2 walks and a run scored. Dilson Herrera, also in his double-A debut, was 2 for 4. Dustin Lawley and Kyle Johnson both doubled.
St. Lucie 7, Fort Myers 4
Gabriel Ynoa let up 4 runs on 7 hits over 6.2 innings, striking out 5 with no walks to pick up his 8th win of the season. Robert Coles, fresh off a promotion, struck out 2 in 1.1 scoreless innings to get the save. Gavin Cecchini was 1 for 4 with a double and 2 RBI’s. L.J. Mazzilli hit a 3-run homer in his FSL debut. Jairo Perez and Maikis de le Cruz had 2 hits each, while Eudy Pina was 4 for 4 with a double, triple, and 2 RBI’s.
Savannah 6, Greenville 3
Robert Gsellman let up 3 runs (2 earned) over 5.2 innings, striking out 5. Dario Alvarez, Hunter Carnevale, and Akeel Morris combined for 3.1 shutout innings in relief. Jonathan Leroux was 2 for 4 with a triple and RBI. Dominic Smith was 1 for 3 with a double. Colton Plaia and Stefan Sabol also doubled.
Brooklyn 4, Hudson Valley 0
Octavio Acosta threw 6 shutout innings with 4 strikeouts in his second outing of the season. Josh Prevost, Brad Wieck, and Edioglis Villasmil all threw a shutout inning each. Tucker Tharp was 3 for 4 with 2 RBI’s. Luis Arrizurieta, Michael Katz, and Tomas Nido had 2 hits each. Amed Rosario was 1 for 3 with 2 walks.
Danville 8, Kingsport 4
Christian Montgomery got the start on opening night, and got thwacked, giving up 7 runs in 1.1 innings on 5 hits and 5 walks. Martires Arias followed with 5.2 innings, allowing just 1 run on 2 hits with 6 strikeouts. Ivan Wilson was 2 for 4 with a double, homer, and 2 RBI’s. Jose Garcia also doubled.