Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders
The RailRiders fell to the IronPigs 5-4. They scored 2 in the 9th, but could not complete the comeback. They fall to 18-8 on the season.
- Starting Pitcher: RHP Deivi García: 5.1 IP, 2 H, 2 R, 3 BB, 7 K – 62% of his pitches were strikes…still a few too many walks for my taste
- In Relief: RHP Nick Goody: 0.2 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 1 K – 82% of his pitches were strikes
- In Relief: RHP Addison Russ: 1.2 IP, 2 H, 2 R, 1 BB, 2 K – 66% of his pitches were strikes
- In Relief: RHP Reggie McClain: 1.1 IP, 1 H, zeros, 1 K – 90% of his pitches were strikes
- Florial Watch: CF Estevan Florial: 1-4, 1 2B, 1 K
- Hard Hittin’: 1B Chris Gittens: 1-4, 1 K
- Built Ford Tough: DH Mike Ford: 0-4, 1 K
- Hitting Star: SS Andrew Velazquez: 3-4, 2 R, 1 2B, 1 HR, 2 RBI – 9th inning HR to close the gap
- Leftovers: they had 9 hits overall…Thomas Milone (HR), Trey Amburgey, Max McDowell, and Armando Alvarez had the other hits
Double-A Somerset Patriots
The Patriots fell to 18-8 after a 8-3 loss to the Fightin’ Phils. Somerset struck out 16 times and walked just once. Yikes.
- Starting Pitcher: RHP Luis Gil: 4.2 IP, 7 H, 5 R, 4 BB, 7 K – 60% of his pitches were strikes…everyone has a bad start sometimes
- In Relief: RHP Jefry Valdez: 2.0 IP, 1 H, zeros, 2 K – 77% of his pitches were strikes
- In Relief: RHP Ron Marinaccio: 1.1 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 1 BB, 2 K – 60% of his pitches were strikes
- In Relief: RHP Keegan Curtis: 1.0 IP, 3 H, 2 R, 1 BB, 2 K – 55% of his pitches were strikes
- Hitting Star: CF Michael Beltre: 2-5, 1 R, 1 HR, 1 RBI
- Hitting Star: LF Aaron Palensky: 1-4, 1 3B, 2 RBI
- Leftovers: quiet night otherwise…Diego Castillo, Donny Sands, Jason Lopez, and Matt Pita had the other hits, three of which were doubles, to be fair
High-A Hudson Valley Renegades
The ‘Gades and Blue Rocks were once again postponed due to rain. They will also play a doubleheader when they return to Wilmington from July 13 to 18.
Single-A Tampa Tarpons
The Tarpons and Flying Tigers were postponed due to rain. They’ll play a doubleheader tomorrow beginning at 4 pm. That means three affiliates will play a doubleheader tomorrow. Hope you guys like DoTF because tomorrow’s will be a long one.