Last night on the farm, pitching was scarce outside of great performances from Matt Bowman and Marcos Molina, but there was plenty of offense to speak of. Let’s take a look:
Las Vegas 2, Iowa 0
Matt Bowman threw 7.1 shutout innings, allowing 4 hits and 2 walks while striking out 7. Kevin Plawecki and Andrew Brown had 2 hits each. Brown, Cesar Puello, Matt Reynolds, and Brandon Allen all doubled. Plawecki started at first base and was removed in the 8th in a double switch.
Binghamton 8, Reading 7
After 2 great performances in a row, Rainy Lara got hit hard, giving up 5 runs on 6 hits over 3.2 innings. Cody Satterwhite notched his 14th save of the season. Brandon Nimmo was 2 for 5 with a homer. Dilson Herrera and Brian Burgamy also homered. Wilfredo Tovar was 2 for 3 with an RBI.
St. Lucie 10, Bradenton 7
Domingo Tapia had an uneven outing, allowing 6 runs (4 earned) on 7 hits and 5 walks over 6 innings. Jeff McNeil, L.J. Mazzilli, Cam Maron, Jared King, and Cole Frenzel all had 2 hits. King, Frenzel, and Phillip Evans all had 2 RBI’s. Mazzilli doubled and homered. Gavin Cecchini was 1 for 4 with a walk.
Savannah 16, Greenville 4
The Gnats scored 4 runs in the 1st inning and 5 runs in the 2nd, allowing Ricky Knapp to put it on cruise control for 5.2 innings, allowing 3 runs on 8 hits. Jeff Glenn was 4 for 5 with 2 doubles and 2 RBI’s. Victor Cruzado was 3 for 4 with a 3-run homer. Jonathan Leoux was 2 for 5 with a 1st inning grand slam. Jorge Rivero also homered. Dominic Smith actually had the day off, while Champ Stuart was 1 for 6.
Brooklyn 7, Vermont 0
Marcos Molina allowed 1 hit and 1 walk over 7 shutout innings, striking out 12! Tomas Nido was 3 for 4 with a double and RBI. John Mora, Jhoan urena, and Pedro Perez all had 2 hits. Urena homered for the second straight night. Amed Rosario was 1 for 5. Michael Conforto was 1 for 3 with a walk and 2 runs scored.
Kingsport 11, Bristol 9
Blake Taylor got knocked around by his old organization, giving up 3 runs on 7 hits over 4.1 innings. The bullpen wasn’t much better, but the K-Mets scored enough runs to win. Zach Mathieu was 2 for 5 with a double, homer, and 3 RBI’s. Luis Guillorme was 1 for 3. Wuilmer Becerra was 1 for 3 with a double and 3 RBI’s. Ivan Wilson hit his 10th homer of the season and 4th in 3 games. In a rather odd line, Vicente Lupo was 0 for 2 with 5 walks.
GCL Marlins 3, GCL Mets 0
Jose Medina’s rough year continues, as he let up 2 runs on 4 hits over 3 innings, taking the loss. Enmanual Zabala and Alfredo Reyes had 2 hits each.