Here was Monday night on the farm:
Tacoma 11, Las Vegas 8
Darin Gorski struck out 9 in 5 innings, only allowing 3 runs, but the bullpen let things get away, as Ryan Reid gave up a 5 run inning and Zack Thornton allowed 3 runs in an inning. Wilmer Flores and Cesar Puello both had 3 hits. Matt den Dekker was 2 for 4 with a triple and RBI. Danny Muno was 2 for 5 with a double, homer, and 3 RBI’s. Taylor Teagarden also homered in his return to AAA.
Portland 6, Binghamton 4
Gabriel Ynoa scattered 8 hits over 5.2 innings, allowing 3 runs (2 earned), striking out 3. Ryan Fraser gave up 2 runs in the 7th and took the loss. T.J. Rivera was 4 for 4. Brian Burgamy hit his 18th homer of the season. Dilson Herrera doubled and drove in a run. Brandon Nimmo was 1 for 3 with a walk and a 2-run homer, his 5th since his promotion to AA.
Tampa 5, St. Lucie 2
Domingo Tapia was going good for a while, but then he let up 4 runs in the 5th inning to take the loss. L.J. Mazzilli was 2 for 4 with a double, as the Lucies had just 6 hits. Gavin Cecchini was 1 for 4 with 2 strikeouts.
Brooklyn 5, Williamsport 2
Marcos Molina had another good outing, allowing 2 runs on 7 hits over 7 innings, walking 1 and striking out 8. Kelly Secrest and Shane Bay each tossed a scoreless inning. Michael Katz was 4 for 4 with a double and 2 RBI’s. Adrian Abreu, Amed Rosario, and Michael Conforto all had 2 hits. Conforto doubled and drove in a run, and 3 games into his pro career he’s hitting .417.
Kingsport 3, Princeton 1
Zach Mathieu drove in all 3 runs, including a 2-run walk-off homer in the bottom of the 9th. Andrew Massie allowed 1 run on 3 hits over 6 innings, while Matt Blackham, Persio Reyes, and Ismael Tijerina all threw scoreless innings in relief.
GCL Nationals 8, GCL Mets 3 (Game 1, 7 innings)
Eucebio Arias lasted just 2 plus innings, allowing 5 runs (2 earned) on a single hit and 3 walks. John Mora and Enmanuel Zabala had 2 hits each.
GCL Mets 7, GCL Nationals 4 (Game 2, 7 innings)
Kevin Canelon started and threw 3 perfect innings, striking out 4. Enmanuel Zabala and Alfredo Reyes each had 2 hits.