6/11/22 : Florida Complex League/Dominican Summer League Roundup
Written by Steve Potter
Florida Complex League :
Phillies 15 ( 4-1 ) Tigers 2 ( 0-5 )
Tigers Complex - Lakeland, FL
Oscar Gonzalez singled in the second inning, moved to third base on two wild pitches and scored on a groundout by Albert Rodriquez.
The Phillies erupted for nine runs in the top of the seventh - Oscar Gonzalez singled, Nikau Pouaka-Grego and Adony Mejia each walked to load the bases. Albert Rodriquez walked to score a run. Lou Helmig singled to score another run. Mejia scored on a ground out by Jehisbert Sevilla. Diego Gonzalez doubled to score two runs. Jordan Viars singled to score two more. Viars moved to second on a wild pitch and scored on a single by Oscar Gonzalez. Nikau Pouaka-Grego walked, Adony Mejia was hit by a pitch and Albert Rodriquez drew his second bases loaded walk of the inning to score another run.
The Tigers scored twice in the bottom of the seventh, one on a wild pitch, the other on an RBI single by Sergio Tapia. The game was interrupted by a rain delay during the bottom of the second - after the delay the Phillies changed pitchers.
Diego Gonzalez singled to start the 8th, he reached third base as Jordan Viars and Nikau Pouaka-Grego walked and scored when Adony Mejia was hit by a pitch. Albert Rodriquez was hit by a pitch to score another run. Lou Helmig doubled to score three runs.
The Tigers hit five Phillies batters in the game - in the bottom of the ninth Phillies reliever Sam Jacobsak hit the lead off batter for the Tigers. He then retired the next three hitters to end the game.
On The Hill :
RH Jonathan Petit - 5 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 1 BB, 4 K’s - faced 18 batters
LH Christopher Soriano - 1 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 0 BB, 1 K - faced 3 batters
RH Albertus Barber - 1/3 IP, 2 R, 1 H, 1 BB, 0 K’s - faced 3 batters
RH Estibenzon Jimenez - 1 2/3 IP, 0 R, 2 H, 1 BB, 1 K - faced 8 batters
RH Sam Jacobsak - 1 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 0 BB, 1 HB, 0 K’s - faced 4 batters.
At Bat :
Oscar Gonzalez, Diego Gonzalez & Lou Helmig each had three hits. Helmig and Diego Gonzalez each hit two doubles, Nikau Pouaka-Grego also doubled. Lou Helmig had five RBIs in the game. Albert Rodriquez had four RBIs, he walked twice and was hit by a pitch. Nikau Pouaka-Grego also walked twice. Adony Mejia was hit twice by pitches.
Lou Helmig - file photo taken by Mark Wylie in this week’s game vs Yankees in Tampa
Dominican Summer League :
Phillies White 6 ( 4-2 ) Phillies Red 5 ( 2-3 ) - scheduled seven inning game - went extra innings - 8 innings played
Phillies Dominican Complex
Phillies White scored a run in the first inning - Nolan Beltran doubled and scored on a single by Ricardo Rosario.
Phillies Red scored two runs in the bottom of the second - Dariam Gutierrez doubled to score Jhorjan Guevara ( singled ). Luis Pelegrín singled to score Gutierrez.
Team White scored a run in the top of the third, Manolfi Jimenez doubled, went to third on a double by Ricardo Rosario and scored on a sacrifice fly by Jorge Garcia.
Red answered with a run in the bottle of the third, Marco Soto doubled, went to third on a wild pitch and scored on a sac fly by Solardo Rodriquez.
Nelson Beltran drew a bases loaded walk for White in the fourth. Jhorjan Guevara doubled to score Jorge Mendez ( singled ) in the bottom of the inning for Red.
Jarol Martinez singled for White in the 6th, went to second on a single by Juan Villavicencio and scored on a single by Nolan Beltran. Manolfi Jimenez singled to score Juan Villavicencio.
Fernando Hernandez walked to lead off the bottom of the seventh for White. He advanced to second on a sacrifice bunt by Marco Soto , to third on a balk and then scored on a wild pitch.
The game was originally scheduled for seven innings - it was tied at five after seven innings played and went into extra frames.
Erick Barria was the placed runner for White to start the 8th, he moved to third on a ground out and scored on a sacrifice fly by Nolan Beltran.
On The Hill : Phillies White
RH Javier Fuenmayor - 4 IP, 3 R, 6 H, 1 BB, 4 K’s - faced 20 batters
RH Saul Alcala - 2 IP, 1 R, 2 H, 0 BB, 0 K’s - faced 8 batters
RH Hermes Astudillo - 2 IP, 1 R, 0 H, 2 BB, 2 K’s - faced 8 batters
At Bat : Phillies White : 14 H, 2 BB, 7 K’s
Jarol Martinez & Ricardo Rosario had three hits. Three hitters each had two hits : Nolan Beltran, Juan Villavicencio, Manolfi Jimenez. Beltran, Jimenez and Rosario each doubled. Nolan Beltran had three RBIs.
On The Hill : Phillies Red
RH Jean Hernandez - 3 IP, 2 R, 6 H, 1 BB, 1 K - faced 15 batters
RH Luis Gomez - 2 1/3 IP, 3 R, 7 H, 1 BB, 4 K’s - faced 15 batters
RH Edgar Zuniga - 2 2/3 IP, 1 unearned R, 1 H, 0 BB, 1 HB , 2 K’s - faced 10 batters
At Bat : Phillies Red : 8 H, 3 BB, 6 K’s
Three hitters each had two hits : Marco Soto, Luis Pelegrín & Jhorjan Guevara. Dariam Gutierrez, Soto & Guevara each doubled.
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