St. Lucie had a rain out last night, but the rest of the farm club was in action, and there were plenty of quality pitching performances. Let’s take a look:
Las Vegas 4, Sacramento 1
Giancarlo Alvarado walked 5 and gave up 4 hits, but only allowed 1 run over 5.2 innings. Chase Bradford threw 2.1 scoreless innings, and Buddy Carlyle got the save. Matt Reynolds was 2 for 4 with a double and RBI; he’s hitting .429 after his first week in AAA. Brandon Allen homered. Old friend Phillip Humber made an pitched 2 innings for Sacramento.
Binghamton 8, Altoona 2
Tyler Pill struck out 6 in 6.2 innings, allowing 2 runs on 5 hits, earning his 6th win of the season, as he has bounced back nicely after a rough start to the season; he also had 2 hits as a batter. Kyle Johnson was 3 for 5 with a double, triple, and 3 RBI’s. Dilson Herrera was 2 for 5 with a double and RBI. Brian Burgamy and Dustin Lawley both drove in 2 runs. Brandon Nimmo was 1 for 4 with 2 strikeouts.
Savannah 4, Rome 2
Alex Panteliodis threw 7.2 innings, allowing just 2 unearned runs on 3 hits, striking out 5. Akeel Morris struck out 2 to notch his 6th save of the season. Champ Stuart was 1 for 2 with 2 walks and 2 RBI’s. Dominic Smith and Colton Plaia both doubled and drove in a run.
Brooklyn 2, Staten Island 0
Marcos Molina threw 6 shutout innings, giving up 2 hits and 1 walk while striking out 8. Kelly Secret struck out 4 with 2 shutout innings and Shane Bay completed his 4th save of the season. The Cyclones managed just 4 hits themselves, including a double by Amed Rosario.
Princeton 9, Kingsport 3
Yoan Gonzalez started and let up 3 runs over 5 innings, but Connor Buchmann gave up 4 runs in .1 of an inning to erase any hope for the K-Mets. Miguel Leal was 1 for 3 with a homer and all 3 RBI’s for the K-Mets, who had just 4 total hits.
GCL Cardinals 7, GCL Mets 3
Logan Taylor started and threw 6 shutout innings, striking out 7, but the bullpen blew the lead in the late innings. John Mora, Enmanuel Zabala, and Alfredo Reyes all had 2 hits.