Last night on the farm, the wins just kept on coming, at least for most of the organization. Let’s have a look:
Las Vegas 7, Albuquerque 5
Logan Verrett won his 10th game of the season, giving up 2 runs on 4 hits over 7 innings, after which the 51s needed 4 relievers to get the final 6 outs. Matt Reynolds was 3 for 5 with a double. Taylor Teagarden was 2 for 3 with a homer and 3 RBI’s. Allan Dykstra, Andrew Brown, and Cory Vaughn all doubled.
Binghamton 3, Harrisburg 0
Steven Matz tossed 7 scoreless innings, allowing just 4 hits and 2 walks, striking out 5. Randy Fontanez struck out 3 in 2 shutout innings to get the save. Brandon Nimmo was 2 for 3 with a triple, walk, and RBI. Travis Taijeron and Wilfredo Tovar both doubled. Dilson Herrera was 1 for 4.
Bradenton 2, St. Lucie 1
Domingo Tapia took the loss, despite allowing just 2 runs on 4 hits over 6.1 innings, although he walked 3 and struck out 2. St. Lucie had just 3 total hits. Jeff McNeil tripled; Jared King doubled; and Gavin Cecchini was 1 for 1 with a walk and RBI.
Savannah 6, Augusta 4 (7 innings, rain)
Alex Panteliodis scattered 8 hits over 5.1 innings, allowing 4 runs (1 earned). Yeixon Ruiz was 4 for 4 with an RBI. Dominic Smith was 2 for 3 with a walk. Jorge Rivero and Nelfi Zapata had 2 hits each. Champ Stuart was 0 for 4 , as his August slump continues.
Brooklyn 5, Batavia 2
Alberto Baldonado struck out 7 over 5 innings, giving up 2 runs on 7 hits. Josh Prevost followed with 3 shutout innings. Amed Rosario was 2 for 5 with a double and 3 RBI’s. Jhoan Urena, Jeff Diehl, and Pedro Perez had 2 hits each. Michael Conforto was 0 for 3 with 2 strikeouts.
Kingsport 7, Johnson City 4
Persio Reyes lasted 4 innings, allowing 3 runs on 6 hits, but Matt Blackham threw 3 shutout innings to finish the game and get the win. Branden Kaupe, Jean Rodriguez, and Zach Mathieu had 2 hits each. Wuilmer Becerra was 1 for 3 with a double and 2 walks.