News & Notes

  • RHP Glenn Otto was activated off the 7-day IL in Tampa with RHP Bryan Blanton being sent down to Staten Island.

Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders: (8-1 loss to Louisville)

  • Starter: LHP Daniel Camarena: 5 IP, 11 H, 8 R (6 ER), 0 BB, 6 K, 2 HR, 2/3 GB/FB — 73 of 96 pitches (76%) were strikes … Five of last eight starts, he’s given up at least eight hits.
  • In Relief: RHP Brady Lail: 3 IP, zeros, 4 K
  • Hitting Star: 2B Thairo Estrada: 3-for-4, 2 2B, 1 RBI, BB — He’s a strong candidate to get called up in DJ LeMahieu needs an IL stint.
  • On Deck: LF Clint Frazier: 0-for-4, 1 K, 1 error — Just second error in Triple-A, first misplay in a while.
  • On Deck: 1B Mike Ford: 2-for-5
  • Notables: C Erik Kratz went 2-for-3 with a BB and R … SS Tyler Wade went 1-for-4 with a BB, K and error … 3B Breyvic Valera went 1-for-4 with a K … Like Estrada, Valera or Wade could be en route to NY in the next week.

Double-A Trenton Thunder: (4-2 loss at Erie) … All six runs were scored in the second inning.

  • Starter: RHP Shawn Semple: 6 IP, 4 H, 4 R, 3 BB, 3 K, 1 HR, 7/7 GB/FB — 63 of 101 pitches (62%) were strikes … After sporting a 4.32 ERA in Tampa, the 2017 11th-round pick makes his Trenton debut.
  • In Relief: RHP Andrew Bellatti: 2 IP, 3 H zeros
  • Hitting Star: LF Isiah Gilliam: 1-for-4, 2-run homer, 1 K — Second homer for Gilliam, who has struggled in Trenton.
  • On Deck: 3B Mandy Alvarez: 0-for-3, 1 BB, 1 K — Had his 6-game hitting streak snapped.
  • On Deck: SS Kyle Holder: 2-for-4, 1 K
  • Notables: CF Rashad Crawford and 2B Hoy Jun Park each went 0-for-3 with a BB, Crawford stole a base … DH Brandon Wagner went 1-for-3 with a R, BB, and K … 1B Chris Gittens went 0-for-4 with 3 K.

High-A Tampa Tarpons: (2-0 win over Jupiter)

  • Starter: RHP Alexander Vizcaino: 6 IP, 4 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 5 K, 8/2 GB/FB — 48 of 80 pitches (60%) were strikes … Helluva High-A debut … Had a 4.41 ERA with 101 K in 87.2 IP w/ Single-A Charleston.
  • In Relief: RHP Glenn Otto: 2.1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 2 BB, 4 K
  • In Relief: RHP Kyle Zurak: 0.2 IP, zeros.
  • Hitting Star: LF Leonardo Molina: 2-for-3, 2B, 1 RBI, 1 R
  • On Deck: CF Pablo Olivares: 2-for-4, RBI, K, picked off once
  • Notables: DH Estevan Florial went 0-for-3 with a BB and 2 K … RF Alexander Palma went 2-for-4 … 3B Oswaldo Cabrera and SS Diego Castillo each went 0-for with 1 K … 2B Kyle Gray went 1-for-3 with a SB and a K.

Single-A Charleston Riverdogs: (5-0 loss at Delmarva)

  • Starter: LHP Josh Maciejewskiz: 6 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 2 BB, 2 K, 1 WP, 9:1 GB/FB — 47 of 82 pitches (57%) were strikes … Low-A debut.
  • In Relief: RHP Ron Marinaccio: 2 IP, zeros, 2 BB, 1 K
  • Hitting Star: SS Oswald Peraza: 2-for-4
  • On Deck: CF Brandon Lockridge: 1-for-3, BB, 1 K
  • On Deck: RF Josh Stowers: 0-for-3, BB, 2 SB, 2 K — Stowers, acquired in the Sonny Gray deal, has 24 stolen bases this season.
  • Notables: LF Canaan Smith went 0-for-4 with 1 K … DH Oliver Dunn went 1-for-3 with 2 K and 1 pickoff/CS.

Short-Season Staten Island Yankees: (4-1 win vs. Lowell)

  • Starter: RHP Nick Ernst: 4 IP, 1 H, zeros, 3 K, 4/3 GB/FB — 33 of 53 pitches (62%) were strikes … Best start for the 2018 15th-round pick, who debuted this season
  • In Relief: RHP Alex Mejias: 4 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 2 K
  • In Relief: RHP Aaron McGarity: 1 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 0 BB, 1 K
  • Hitting Star: C Carlos Narvaez: 2-for-3, 2B, 2 RBI, 1 BB
  • On Deck: 2B David Metzgar: 1-for-3, 2B, 1 R, 1 BB — Now has a 10-game hitting streak going!
  • 2nd rounder: DH Josh Smith: 0-for-4, 1 R, 1 K
  • Notables: LF Evan Alexander went 2-for-3 with 1 R and 1 K … RF Jake Sanford went 1-for-4 with 2B, 1 RBI, 2 K … 3B Andres Chaparro went 2-for-3 with 1 R and 1 HBP … CF Pat DeMarco walked an stole a base.

Rookie-Level Pulaski Yankees: (3-2 loss at Kingsport)

  • Starter: LHP Ken Waldichuk: 3 IP, zeros, 5 K, 1/0 GB/FB — 31 of 46 pitches (67%) were strikes … The 2019 5th-round pick has 19 K and three baserunners in his last 12 innings, all scoreless.
  • In Relief: LHP Ryan Anderson: 2.2 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 1 BB, 4 K — This year’s 12th-round pick cuts his ERA to 4.30.
  • In Relief: RHP Nelson L. Alvarez and RHP Kenlly Montas: Each gave up 1 R in one inning of work.
  • Hitting Star: 3B Chad Bell: 2-for-4, 1 RBI — Seven hits in his last five games … First game w/o 2 K in that stretch.
  • On Deck: SS Anthony Volpe: 3-for-5, 2B, 1 R, 1 K, 1 error, 1 SB — First three-hit game and second multi-hit game for this year’s 1st round pick … Has raised his average from .125 to .202 in 11 days.
  • On Deck: 2B Borinquen Mendez: 2-for-4, 2B, 1 R, 1 SB
  • Notables: CF Madison Santos went 0-for-5 with 1 K … CF Antonio Cabello went 1-for-4 with 1 K

GCL Yankees West: (3-2 win over GCL Tigers East) … GCL Yankees East had the day off.

  • Starter: RHP Blas Castano: 6 IP, 2 H, 1 R (0 ER), 2 BB, 4 K, 7/4 GB/FB — Made one error, but picked off two baserunners.
  • In Relief: RHP Erick Mendez: 0.1 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 3 BB, 0 K
  • In Relief: RHP Kevin Milam: 1 IP, zeros, 1 K — Has allowed just one baserunner in 9.1 professional innings since he was drafted in June.
  • Hitting Star: LF Alan Mejia: 2-for-4, 1 R, RBI, BB, K
  • On Deck: DH Juan Crisp: 2-for-4, 1 RBI, R, CS
  • Off the Bench: 2B Jose Colmenares: 1-for-2, RBI, BB, error
  • Notables: CF Raimfer Salinas went 1-for-5 with 1 K and SB … SS Angel Rojas went 0-for-5 with 1 R, 2 K and 2 errors.