• Steve Potter

4/6/22 : Minor League Roundup


International League - Lehigh Valley 6 ( 2-0 ) Columbus 1 ( 0-2 )


Allentown, PA - Coca-Cola Park


Summary :


Columbus scored a run in the first inning on a fielder error by shortstop Ronald Torreyes.


The Iron Pigs loaded the bases in the third inning on singles by Dalton Guthrie and Will Toffey followed by a walk to Jorge Bonifacio. Darick Hall singled to left field to score Guthrie. Toffey scored on a wild pitch and Bonifacio on an infield ground ball out to deep third by Yairo Munoz.


Drew Maggi walked, advanced to third on a subsequent walk and fly ball and scored on a wild pitch in the seventh inning. Dalton Guthrie ( walked ) scored on an infield ground out by Darick Hall.


John Andreoli scored on a groundout by Ronald Torreyes in the 8th inning.


On The Hill : only 2 hits & 3 walks allowed


RH Michael Mariot - 4 IP, 1 R, 2 H, 1 BB, 2 K’s - 56 pitches - 35 strikes

LH Jeff Singer - 2 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 1 BB, 0 K’s - 22 pitches - 12 strikes

RH Aaron Barrett - 1 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 1 BB, 2 K’s - 19 pitches - 13 strikes

LH Braeden Ogle - 1 perfect IP - 1 K - 11 pitches - 7 strikes

RH Joe Gatto - 1 perfect IP - 2 fly balls, 1 ground out - 14 pitches - 9 strikes



Jeff Singer - photo by Cheryl Pursell


At Bat : 7 H, 6 BB, 6 K’s


CF and leadoff hitter Dalton Guthrie had three singles and a walk, he scored two runs. 1B Darick Hall had two hits ( single & double ) and two RBI’s. LF Jorge Bonifacio and RF John Andreoli each walked twice.


Darick Hall - photo by Cheryl Pursell


Defensive Gems :


Dalton Guthrie ran down a long fly ball in right center field and made an over the shoulder catch in the fourth inning.


LHV Roster Adjustments :


Infielders Ronald Torreyes and Yairo Munoz were added to the active roster prior to the game. INF Daniel Brito and RHP Tyler Phillips were placed on the 60 day Injured List ( IL ).


System Notes :


The Reading and Jersey Shore squads scrimmaged each other in Reading this afternoon ( 2 PM start ). Jersey Shore prevailed by a 4-1 count.


Logan O’Hoppe homered in the second inning for Reading. Jack Conley doubled for the R Phils in the 9th inning.


Nick Matera went yard for Jersey Shore in the fourth inning. Karl Ellison doubled for JS in the 7th inning and scored on a single by Andrik Nava. DJ Stewart had a couple of hits for the Blue Claws. McCarthy Tatum knocked in two runs with a single in the 8th inning for JS.


Pitchers :


Reading :


RH Jack Perkins - 4 IP

RH Matt Seelinger 1 IP

RH Braden Zarbnisky - 2/3 IP

RH McKinley Moore - 1/3 IP

RH Billy Sullivan - 2/3 IP

LH Nick Lackney - 1/3 IP

LH Brian Marconi - 1/3 IP

RH Bubby Rossman - 2/3 IP

RH Francisco Morales - 1 IP - 2 K’s - perfect inning


Jersey Shore :


RH Victor Vargas - 3 IP

RH Matt Russell - 2 2/3 IP

LH Jhordany Mezquita - 1/3 IP

RH Tyler McKay - 1 IP

RH Jonathan Hughes - 1 IP

RH Carlo Reyes - 1 IP - struck out the side


Meet the Threshers :


Tonight was the Clearwater meet and greet - photo of the team below.


Happy Day, Happy Baseball ⚾️


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