3/12/21 : Grapefruit League Game Twelve
Game Summary : Phillies 6 Orioles 2
CJ Chatham doubled in the second inning to score Alec Bohm ( walked ).
Baltimore scored twice in their third inning, singles by Pat Valaika and Yolmer Sanchez followed by a sac fly off the bat of Ryan McKenna to score Valaika. Austin Hayes singled to score Sanchez.
CJ Chatham and Travis Jankowski singled with two outs in the fifth inning. Nick Maton brought them across the plate with a three run home run.
Ronald Torreyes was hit by a pitch to start the seventh inning, Matt Vierling then singled and on the play the Orioles made two throwing errors which allowed Torreyes to score and Vierling to go to third base. Darick Hall hit a sac fly to center field to score Vierling.
On The Hill : no GameDay stats available today for radar reads or pitch counts
Zach Wheeler went four innings ... 2 R, 4 H ( all singles ), 1 BB, 3 K’s ... faced 14 batters and coaxed two double plays.
The bullpen dominated ... 15 up - 15 down.
Jose Alvarado threw a perfect fifth inning striking out one batter.
Connor Brogdon threw a perfect sixth inning with one strikeout.
Archie Bradley tossed a perfect seventh inning with one strike out.
Hector Neris tossed a perfect eighth inning with two strikeouts.
Enyel De Los Santos struck out the side in a perfect ninth inning.
At The Plate :
Alec Bohm doubled and walked in three AB’s. CJ Chatham singled and doubled, Nick Maton homered and walked and Ronald Torreyes singled and was HBP.
Edgar Cabral singled and walked in two plate appearances. Darick Hall walked and hit a sac fly for an RBI in two plate appearances.
Center Field Competition : Odubel Herrera, Scott Kingery and Roman Quinn all went 0 for 3 ... Kingery and Quinn each struck out twice.
Extra Bases :
Doubles : Alec Bohm & CJ Chatham
Home Run : Nick Maton
Defensive Gems :
Jeff Mathis threw out Austin Hayes in the third inning attempting to steal second base.
Zach Wheeler caught two line drive comebackers for outs, turning one into a double play.
Mini Camp players on the roster today included pitchers David Paulino, Enyel De Los Santos, Jonathan Hennigan and Zach Warren, Catchers Edgar Cabral and Logan O’Hoppe, Infielders Luis Garcia, Darick Hall, Luke Williams and Bryson Stott and Outfielders Odubel Herrera, Matt Vierling and Johan Rojas.
” B Game “
Ivan Nova, Adonis Medina and Christopher Sanchez all made the trip to Sarasota and pitched in a simulated game against six Phillies hitters ... the hitters were the guys who eventually subbed into the Grapefruit League game. Nova threw three innings while
Medina threw two frames and Sanchez one.
Grapefruit League record is now 5-6-1
Phillies are back at BayCare Ballpark vs the Tigers tomorrow.
Happy Day, Happy Baseball ⚾️