Last Night on the Farm - 7/31/11
A winning day on the farm: Buffalo 7, Lehigh Valley 1Pat Misch looked good for 7 shutout innings, giving up just 3 hits, while Brian Sweeney finished it off. Fernando Martinez had 2 hits. Josh Satin doubled. Old friend Aaron Heilman gave up 2 runs in the bottom of the 6th on a Luis Figueroa single. Binghamton 5, Harrisburg 2Collin McHugh was solid yet again with 5 strikeouts in 5 innings, giving up just 1 run on 3 hits. Jack Egbert finished out the final 4 innings, with 5 strikeouts of his own. Juan Lagares continues to tear it up, going 3-4 with an RBI. Michael Fisher, Jordany Valdespin, and Raul Reyes all tripled. Dunedin 8, St. Lucie 1Scott Moviel suffered his 9th loss of the year, giving up 3 runs in 5 innings on 9 hits. Brandon Sage gave up 3 runs and recorded just 1 out to put the game out of reach. Pedro Zapata had 3 hits. Wilmer Flores had 2 hits, including a double and an RBI. Savannah 13, Greensboro 1Gonzalez Germen was impressive yet again, giving up just 1 run on 1 hit and 2 walks through 5 innings, striking out 7. He has 16 strikeouts in his last 10 innings. Chase Huchingson struck out 3 in a pair of scoreless innings. Alonzo Harris was 5-5 with 3 runs scored and 2 doubles. Aderlin Rodriguez was 3-4 with 4 RBI’s, including a 3-run homer, his 13th of the year. Blake Forsythe and Albert Cordero both had 2 hits. Brooklyn 4, Vermont 1 (game 1)Cory Mazzoni started, pitched 1 inning, and struck out the side. Tyson Seng got the win with 3 shutout innings and 6 strikeouts. Michael Weldon got the save with 2 scoreless frames and 3 strikeouts. Travis Taijeron was 2-3 with a homerun, his 7th of the season. Vermont 5, Brooklyn 4 (game 2)The Cyclones committed 2 errors, with led to 3 unearned runs, which was the difference in the game. Ismael Tijerina and Chase Greene had 2 hits each. Nelfi Zapata was 1-3 with 2 RBI’s. Kingsport 3, Bluefield 1Brett Mitchell pitched 8 innings, giving up 1 run on 3 hits to get his 5th win of the season. Lucas Stewart, Julio Concepcion, and Camden Maron all had 2 hits. Dustin Lawley homered for the 4th time this year.