Last night on the farm was an odd mix of great pitching performances and really terrible pitching performances. Let’s take a look:
Reno 14, Las Vegas 8
Giancarlo Alvarado gave up 12 runs in 2.2 innings. The bullpen did well, including a scoreless inning from Omar Quintanilla, but the damage was already done. Anthony Seratelli had 3 hits, including a triple, and 3 RBI’s. Cory Vaughn and Danny Muno both doubled. Wilmer Flores and Matt den Dekker both had 2 RBI’s.
Binghamton 11, Portland 4
Cory Mazzoni is back up to double-A, and he lasted 5 innings, allowing 3 runs on 5 hits with 1 walk and 1 strikeout. Randy Fontanez struck out 5 in 3 scoreless innings. T.J. Rivera was 3 for 5 with 3 doubles. Jayce Boyd had 3 hits and 2 RBI’s. Travis Taijeron had 3 hits, including 2 homers and 4 RBI’s. Xorge Carrillo also had 3 hits. Brandon Nimmo was 1 for 5 with a 3-run homer. Dilson Herrera was 1 for 3 with 3 walks. The B-Mets are sending 4 players to the Eastern League All-Star Game: Brian Burgamy, Kyle Johnson, Cody Satterwhite, and Jon Velasquez.
Savannah 6, Augusta 1
John Gant struck out 10 in 8 innings of work, allowing just 1 run on 5 hits with no walks. Matt Oberste was 3 for 4 with a double and RBI. Patrick Biondi, Dominic Smith, and Jorge Rivero all had 2 hits.
Hudson Valley 8, Brooklyn 4 (completion of suspended game)
Octavio Acosta started and let up 5 runs (3 earned) over 6.1 innings to take his first loss of the season. Tomas Nido was 3 for 4 with 2 RBI’s. Jhoan Urena hit his 3rd homer of the season.
Brooklyn 3, Hudson Valley 2 (7 innings)
Corey Oswalt struck out 7 in 6 innings, allowing just 2 runs (1 earned) on 4 hits and 2 walks. Michael Katz was 2 for 3 with a double and 3 RBI’s.
Kingsport 16, Pulaski 11
The pitching was bad, so let’s skip straight to the hitting. Luis Guillorme and Oswald Caraballo had 3 hits each; Caraballo homered and drove in 3 runs. Eudor Garcia was 2 for 3 with a double and 2 RBI’s. Luis Ortega was 2 for 4 with a double and 3 RBI’s. Jose Garcia and Branden Kaupe both had 2 hits. Vicente Lupo doubled and drove in 2 runs.
GCL Mets 6, GCL Cardinals 2
Darwin Ramos started and let up 2 runs over 4 innings, striking out 3. Blake Taylor came in and pitched the final 4 innings, allowing 1 walk and no hits, striking out 2. Jared King was 2 for 4 with a solo homer in a rehab game. John Mora and Alfredo Reyes had 2 hits each, and Enmanuel Zabala had 3 hits.