Last night on the farm, Michael Fulmer threw a gem, the Cyclones went off offensively, but the rest of the farm system struggled. Let’s have a look:
El Paso 8, Las Vegas 5
Logan Verrett struck out 8 in 6 innings, but he also let up 4 runs on 6 hits, including 3 homers. Ryan Reid got hit up for another 3 runs in 1.1 innings. Matt den Dekker and Matt Reynolds both had 2 hits. Allan Dykstra doubled and drove in 3 runs; den Dekker and Josh Satin also doubled.
New Hampshire 7, Binghamton 2
Greg Peavey let up 4 runs on 8 hits over 6 innings, striking out 5 and taking the loss. Jack Leatherisch let up 2 more runs in 1.1 innings. Brandon Nimmo was 2 for 5 with a triple. Dustin Lawley, T.J. Rivera, Darrell Ceciliani, and Kai Gronauer all doubled. Dilson Herrera was 1 for 4.
St. Lucie 4, Dunedin 3
Michael Fulmer put together 6 shutout innings, allowing 4 hits and 4 walks, while striking out 5. Beck Wheeler let up 3 runs, but T.J. Chism got the final 4 outs to pick up the save. Eudy Pina was 2 for 4 with 2 doubles and 2 RBI’s. Wilfredo Tovar and Gavin Cecchini also doubled. L.J. Mazzilli had 2 hits.
Brooklyn 9, Auburn 4
Scarlyn Reyes lasted just 3.2 innings, giving up 2 runs on 4 hits, walking 4 and striking out 4. But the bullpen pitched a shutout for the final 4 plus innings to secure the win. Michael Conforto was 3 for 3 with 2 RBI’s and 2 runs scored. Tyler Moore and Joe Tuschak both doubled. Amed Rosario was 0 for 5.
Kingsport 8, Danville 3
Yoryi Nuez walked 7 and struck out 6 over 5 innings, giving up 2 runs and getting the win. Luis Guillorme and Oswald Caraballo had 2 hits each. Caraballo doubled and Wuilmer Becerra tripled and drove in 2 runs, despite striking out 3 times.
GCL Cardinals 10, GCL Mets 1
Dash Winningham was 2 for 4 with a double and solo homer to provide the only run of the game. Jose Celas started and lasted just 1.2 innings, giving up 5 runs on 7 hits; the bullpen didn’t fair much better.