Just four weeks to go in the Minor League season. I’ll update the standings tomorrow.

Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders: (12-5 win over Rochester)

  • Rehab Start: RHP Jonathan Loaisiga: 0.2 IP, 3 H, 3 R, 1 BB, 1 K, 1 HR — Loaisiga was sitting 95-97 mph according to reports, but he was pulled after the inning went long and he threw 32 pitches.
  • Follow: RHP Adonis Rosa: 5.1 IP, 5 H, 2 R, 2 BB, 4 K, 8/7 GB/FB — 63 of 91 pitches (69%) were strikes … He hadn’t allowed more than 3 ER in a start in more than a month.
  • In Relief: RHP Brady Lail: 2 IP, 1 H, zeros, 2 HBP
  • Hitting Star: 2B Thairo Estrada: 4-for-5, 3 R, 1 RBI
  • On Deck: C Erik Kratz: 2-for-4, HR, 6 RBI, 1 R
  • On Deck: 1B Gosuke Katoh: 3-for-4, HR, 3 RBI, 1 R
  • Notables: LF Clint Frazier had the day off … RF Ryan McBroom went 2-for-4 with a HR, 2 RBI, 2 R, 1 BB and 1 K … DH Francisco Arcia went 3-for-5 with 1 R and 1 K … SS Tyler Wade went 1-for-4 with 2 R, 1 BB, 1 K and 1 SB

Double-A Trenton Thunder: (13-7 loss at Hartford)

  • Starter: RHP Michael King: 3+ IP, 10 H, 10 R, 2 BB, 2 K, 1 HR, 1 HBP, 5/1 GB/FB — 45 of 76 (59%) pitches were strikes … Just going to give this a big yikes … He’s got a ways to go to get back to 2018 form.
  • In Relief: RHP Braden Bristo: 2 IP, 2 H, 2 R, 2 BB, 1 K, 1 HR
  • In Relief: LHP Trevor Lane: 1 IP, 2 H, zeros, 1 K
  • Hitting Star: RF Isiah Gilliam: 1-for-2, HR, 2 RBI, R, 2 BB, HBP, 1 K
  • On Deck: 2B Hoy Jun Park: 2-for-5, 2B, 1 R, 2 K
  • Notables: SS Kyle Holder went 1-for-3 with 1 R and 2 BB … 1B Chris Gittens and CF Matt Lipka each went 1-for-5 with a R, Gittens also had an RBI … 3B Max Burt went 2-for-4 with 2 R and 1 BB.

High-A Tampa Tarpons: (3-2 win at Clearwater) … Scored two runs in the top of the ninth to overcome a 2-1 deficit.

  • Starter: RHP Alexander Vizcaino: 6 IP, 7 H, 2 R, 4 BB. 5 K, 6/4 GB/FB — 53 of 86 (58%) pitches were strikes … 1.50 ERA in two starts since promotion.
  • In Relief: LHP Anderson Severino: 3 IP, 1 H, zeros, 5 K, 1 HBP
  • Hitting Star: CF Estevan Florial: 2-for-4, solo homer, IBB, K
  • On Deck: DH Leonardo Molina: 2-for-4, 2B, RBI, R, K
  • On Deck: LF Pablo Olivares: 1-for-3, BB, HBP — He has an 11-game hitting streak going.
  • Notables: 1B Steven Sensley went 1-for-4 with 1 BB.

Single-A Charleston Riverdogs: (3-2 walk-off win over Delmarva F/10) … Scored two unearned runs in the 9th to force extras

  • Starter: RHP Harold Cortijo: 5 IP, 3 H, 2 R, 3 BB, 5 K, 1 WP, 5/2 GB/FB — 54 of 88 (61%) pitches were strikes … Has walked nine batters in his last nine innings.
  • In Relief: LHP Tim Hardy: 3 IP, zeros, 2 BB, 2 K
  • In Relief: RHP Keegan Curtis: 2 IP, zeros, 1 HBP — He has a 0.98 ERA over 22 IP this year with 24 K and 4 BB.
  • Hitting Star: 3B Welfrin Mateo: 2-for-5, 2B, 1 RBI, 1 R, GIDP, error — Had key single in the 9th, walk-off double in the 10th.
  • On Deck: DH Mickey Gasper: 2-for-5, 2 K
  • On Deck: SS Oswald Peraza: 1-for-4, BB, SB
  • Notables: CF Brandon Lockridge and 2B Eduardo Torrealba each walked twice and stole a base … LF Canaan Smith went 0-for-4 with 1 BB, 1 R and 1 K.

Short-Season Staten Island Yankees: (1-0 win over Mahoning Valley) … Combined one-hitter for the SI Yanks.

  • Starter: RHP Blakely Brown: 6 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 4 BB, 6 K, 1 HBP, 1 WP, 8/1 GB/FB — 51 of 83 (55%) pitches were strikes … ERA of 3.14 over 28.2 IP … was coming off 11 K outing.
  • In Relief: RHP Bryan Blanton: 2 IP, zeros, 5k
  • In Relief: RHP Barrett Loseke: 1 IP, zeros, 2 K
  • Hitting Star: 2B Ezequiel Duran: 1-for-3, 3B, R, K — Tripled to lead off the game and scored the game’s lone run.
  • On Deck: SS Josh Smith: 0-for-2, sacrifice fly
  • Notables: DH Chase Illig went 1-for-3 with a 2B.

Rookie-Level Pulaski Yankees: (3-0 win at Greeneville)

  • Starter: LHP Ryan Anderson: 3 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 2 BB, 5 K, 1 WP, 1 HBP 5/0 GB/FB — 31 of 57 (54%) pitches were strikes … Most strikeouts in an outing for this year’s 12-round pick.
  • In Relief: RHP Sean Boyle: 3 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 5 K
  • In Relief: RHP Nelson L. Alvarez: 2 IP, zeros, 2 BB
  • In Relief: RHP Hayden Wesneski: 1 IP, zeros, 1 K
  • Hitting Star: C Saul Torres: 2-for-4, 2B, 2-run homer — Five hits in last two games for the 18-year-old.
  • On Deck: CF Madison Santos: 2-for-4, 1 RBI
  • 1st-rounder: SS Anthony Volpe went 1-for-3 with 2 BB, 1 SB and 1 K … He’s reached base safely in 12 of his last 13 games.
  • Notables: DH Gustavo Campero went 1-for-4 with a R and SB … LF Ryder Green went 1-for-4 with 1 BB and 1 K … 3B Chad Bell went 1-for-4 with 1 R and has just one hitless game since July 21.

GCL is off on Sundays.