News & Notes
- Trenton made the above roster moves before their championship series, getting five players back from Scranton after the RailRiders were eliminated.
- Luis Severino is scheduled to pitch Wednesday in Game 2 for Trenton with a limit of 60-65 pitches. Clarke Schmidt and Michael King are the probables for Games 3 and 4.
- Bowie, Trenton’s opponent, is coached by Buck Britton, Zack Britton’s brother.
Double-A Trenton Thunder ELCS Game 1: (6-2 win over Bowie) … Trenton leads the best-of-5 series, 1-0 … Game 2 will be in Trenton on Wednesday with Games 3-5 in Bowie.
- Rehab Start: LHP Jordan Montgomery: 3 IP, 2 H, 2 R (1 ER), 1 BB, 1 K, 4/2 GB/FB — 30 of 50 (60%) pitches were strikes … After allowing two runs and making an error to start his outing, he retired the last nine batters he faced … He’s a step behind Severino pitch count-wise as the Yankees aren’t rushing him.
- Rehab: RHP Dellin Betances: 1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 2 K, 1 WP — Had a man on third with no one out and got out of it … Touched 95 mph on the gun and sat 92-93 mph … Got five swinging strikes on 20 pitches … Could pitch again Thursday or Friday depending on Yankees’ plans.
- Rehab: LHP Stephen Tarpley: 1 IP, 1 H, zeros, 2 K, 1 HBP — First rehab game for the reliever … Sat 92-93 with his fastball … He’s unlikely to make NYY postseason roster, but he should be back soon.
- In Relief: LHP James Reeves: 2.1 IP, 2 H, zeros, 3 K
- In Relief: RHP Greg Weissert: 0.2 IP, zeros, 2 K
- In Relief: LHP Trevor Lane: 1 IP, zeros
- Hitting Star: SS Kyle Holder: 2-for-4, 2B, 2 RBI, sac fly
- On Deck: C Kellin Deglan: 2-for-5, 3B, 2 RBI, 2 R, 2 K
- On Deck: 2B Hoy Jun Park: 1-for-2, 3 BB, 2 R, 2 fielding errors
- On Deck: DH Brandon Wagner: 1-for-2, R, RBI, 2 BB
- Notables: RF Isiah Gilliam went 0-for-3 with a R, 2 BB and a K … 3B Angel Aguilar went 2-for-4 with 2 K… 1B Chris Gittens went 0-for-4 with a BB and 4 K … LF Ben Ruta went 1-for-5 with 2 K.