The string of walk-off wins continued with two more last night. Let’s check it out:
Las Vegas 9, Salt Lake 8
Josh Satin hit a 2-run single in the bottom of the 10th to give the 51s a walk-off win. Noah Syndergaard started but only lasted 3.2 innings, giving up 5 runs on 11 hits, striking out 3. Zack Thornton followed with 2.1 scoreless innings, striking out 2. Buddy Carlyle gave a run in the 10th, but got the win. Wilmer Flores was 2 for 5 with 2 doubles. Danny Muno had 2 hits and 2 RBI’s. Matt den Dekker was 2 for 5 with a double that started the 10th inning rally. Matt Reynolds was 3 for 5 with a triple.
New Britain 9, Binghamton 6
Hansel Robles got knocked around in 3 plus innings, giving up 8 runs on 9 hits. Dustin Lawley hit a pair of solo homers; he has 13 on the season. Dilson Herrera and Travis Taijeron both doubled. Brandon Nimmo was 1 for 4 with 3 strikeouts.
St. Lucie 6, Charlotte 4
Cory Mazzoni made another rehab appearance, giving up 2 runs on 6 hits over 5 innings, while striking out 6. Tim Peterson and Paul Sewald each threw a shutout inning, getting the win and save respectively. Gilbert Gomez was 2 for 4 with a double, triple, and 3 RBI’s. Phillip Evans and Eudy Pina both doubled. Gavin Cecchini was 0 for 4 with a strikeout.
Savannah 9, Charleston 8
The Gnats won on a walk-off walk finishing off a 3-run 9th after they gave up 3 runs in the top of the inning. Robert Gsellman got the start and allowed 5 runs on 8 hits over 5.2 innings, walking 3 and striking out 4. Akeel Morris gave up 3 runs in the 9th to get the blown save and eventually the win. Dominic Smith was 4 for 4 with an RBI. Victor Cruzado was 2 for 4 with a homer and 3 RBI’s. Champ Stuart tripled, walked, and scored 3 runs.
Hudson Valley 8, Brooklyn 6
Alberto Baldonado let up 5 runs in 3 innings, taking the loss. Brandon Welch gave up 2 more in 4 innings of work. Jhoan Urena and Michael Bernal both had 2 hits, including a double. Jeff Diehl hit a 3-run homer.
Greeneville 4, Kingsport 3
Christian Montgomery was better, but still took the loss after allowing 3 runs on 4 hits over 4 innings, walking 3 and striking out 5. Luis Guillorme and Oswald Caraballo had 2 hits each. Pedro Perez singled and drove in 2 runs. Ivan Wilson had the platinum sombrero, going 0 for 5 with 5 strikeouts.