Last night on the farm, John Lannan was finally good, Steven Matz struggled, and St. Lucie walked off in extra innings. Let’s take a look:
Las Vegas 5, Salt Lake 3
John Lannan threw 6 shutout innings, allowing 6 hits and 1 walk, striking out just 1. Gonzalez Germen got the save after a scoreless 9th; Germen has thrown 8 scoreless innings since his demotion. Matt Reynolds was 3 for 5 with a triple. Josh Satin was 2 for 3 with a homer and 2 RBI’s. Matt den Dekker was 2 for 5 with a double. Kevin Plawecki and Anthony Seratelli both had 2 hits each. For Plawecki, it was his first game in almost two weeks after dealing with a stint of vertigo.
New Hampshire 5, Binghamton 1
Steven Matz got roughed up, giving up 3 runs in the 1st inning and 5 runs (4 earned) over 5.1 innings on 10 hits, striking out 4. Brandon Nimmo was 1 for 3 with a walk. Jayce Boyd had 2 hits. Dilson Herrera had the night off.
St. Lucie 7, Dunedin 6 (12 innings)
Domingo Tapia lasted 6 innings, giving up 3 runs on 6 hits, walking 3 and striking out 4. Beck Wheeler and Paul Sewald threw 2 scoreless innings each to help deliver the walk-off win, which ended with Albert Cordero singling home Gavin Cecchini. Cordero and Cecchini both had 3 hits. Wilfredo Tovar was 3 for 4 with 2 walks and 2 RBI’s, going a homer shy of the cycle.
Lexington 7, Savannah 0 (Game 1, 7 innings)
Alex Panteliodis pitched all 6 innings, but gave up 7 runs (5 earned) on 10 hits. The Gnats had just 2 hits.
Savannah 7, Lexington 2 (Game 2, 7 innings)
Miller Diaz struck out 6 in 4.1 innings, giving up 2 runs on 1 hit, but was ineligible for the win. The bullpen combined for 2.2 scoreless innings, including Akeel Morris striking out the side in the 7th. Dominic Smith was 2 for 2 with 2 walks and 2 runs scored. Cole Frenzel was 2 for 3 with a double, homer, and 3 RBI’s.
Brooklyn 8, Lowell 5
Alberto Baldonado let up 2 runs on 7 hits over 5 innings, but Josh Prevost struggled, giving up 3 runs over 2.2 innings. Shane Bay shut the door in the 9th with his 8th save of the season. Michael Conforto was 1 for 2 with a walk and 2 strikeouts. Anthony Chavez doubled twice and drove in 2 runs. Amed Rosario was 2 for 5 with a double.
Danville 7, Kingsport 1
Gaby Almonte gave up 3 runs in 4 innings, and Christian Montgomery gave up 3 more in 1 inning of work. The K-Mets offense consisted of just 3 singles.
GCL Cardinals 5, GCL Mets 3
Eucebio Arias lasted just 1.1 innings, allowing 4 runs (3 earned) on 3 hits and 2 walks. Alvin Macaro was 2 for 3 with a double and 2 RBI’s.