• Steve Potter

Tuesday , 5/24/22 : Minor League Roundup


International League ( AAA ) - Lehigh Valley ( 23-19 ) Worcester ( 19-23 )


Allentown, PA - Coca-Cola Park


Summary :


Worcester scored in the first inning on an RBI double by Rob Refsnyder.


Darick Hall doubled off the left center field wall in the bottom of the first inning to score Austin Wynns ( walked ).


The Woo Sox scored two runs in the second inning - Jarren Duran tripled in the inning to score one, C Austin Wynns picked him off third on a throw back with Connor Wong at the plate to end the inning.


Connor Wong homered to lead off the third inning. Ronaldo Hernandez homered to lead off the fourth.


Rob Refsnyder hit a two run home run in the fifth inning, Christin Stewart then went back to back. Worcester scored three more runs on a single, double, error, walk and single.


On The Hill :

RH Corey Oswalt - 2 IP, 3 R, 5 H, 0 BB, 1 K - 36 pitches - 23 strikes

RH Joe Gatto - 1 + IP, 2 R, 2 H, 1 BB, 2 K’s - 29 pitches - 16 strikes

LH Jeff Singer - 1 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 BB, 1 K - 12 pitches - 8 strikes

LH Kyle Dohy - 1 IP, 6 R - 4 earned, 6 H, 1 BB, 0 K’s - 26 pitches - 17 strikes

At Bat :


Notes :


Eastern League ( AA ) - Binghamton 4 ( 13-26 ) Reading 3 ( 17-23 ) - 10 innings


Reading, PA - First Energy Stadium


Summary :


Binghamton scored twice in the top of the second inning on a home run by Hayden Senger.


Ethan Lindow was solid on the hill for Reading, a prototype game for him, quality pitches in the zone, great command and mix. First start of the season for the left-hander was a really good one !


Luke Ritter hit a solo home run for the Rumble Ponies in the top of the sixth.


Logan O’Hoppe doubled in the sixth inning, Josh Ockimey singled to send him to third base. O’Hoppe scored on a single by Ali Castillo. Freylin Minyety singled down the right field line to score both Ockimey & Castillo, Minyety was thrown out at second base attempting to stretch his hit into a double.


The game went into extra innings tied at three apiece.


Binghamton used a sacrifice bunt to move the placed runner to third base in the top of the 10th. A sacrifice fly to center field by Wyatt Young scored a run.


Aldrem Corredor walked to lead off the bottom of the 10th, Logan O’Hoppe flew out to corner field on which placed runner Jhailyn Ortiz tagged and went to third base. The game ended on a 6-4-3 ground ball double play.


On The Hill :


LH Ethan Lindow - 5 IP, 2 R, 4 H, 0 BB, 3 K’s - 64 pitches - 48 strikes

RH Mike Adams - 1 IP, 1 R, 1 H, 1 BB, 1 K - 13 pitches - 6 strikes

RH Billy Sullivan - 1 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 2 BB, 2 K’s - 19 pitches - 8 strikes

RH Braden Zarbnisky - 1 perfect IP - 1 K - 8 pitches - 6 strikes

LH Brian Marconi - 1 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 BB, 1 K - 16 pitches - 11 strikes

RH Matt Seelinger - 1 IP, 1 unearned R, 1 H, 0 BB, 0 K’s - 13 pitches - 9 strikes


At Bat : 9 H, 5 BB, 12 K’s


Logan O’Hoppe had two hits including a double. Logan now has a 9 game hitting streak during which he’s 15 for 29 ( .517 ).

Ali Castillo had two hits. Freylin Minyety had a single and two walks and posted two RBIs.


Mickey Moniak went 2 for 5 ( two singles ) with two strikeouts out of the leadoff spot in the order.


Notes :


LHP Ethan Lindow was promoted to Reading from Jersey Shore prior to the game. At Jersey Shore he appeared in 8 games ( 20 1/3 IP ), all in relief, and posted a 1.33 ERA and 0.93 WHIP with 31 K’s and 7 BB.


Mickey Moniak was assigned to the roster on rehab - he played nine innings in center field - will be in Reading at least thru Thursday. Hunter Markwardt was placed on the seven day IL.


There will be more transactions announced later today or tommorow effecting the other affiliates along with an additional one for Reading.


Ethan Lindow & Logan O’Hoppe - photo by George Youngs Jr

South Atlantic League ( High A ) - Greenville 9 ( 16-24 ) Jersey Shore 1 ( 13-25 )


Lakewood, NJ - Shoretown Ballpark


Summary :


Casey Martin singled in the second inning, went to third on a single by Carlos De La Cruz and scored on a single by DJ Stewart. All the hits went to the opposite field by the three right handed hitters.

Kyle Glogoski three three shutout innings for the Blue Claws to start the game - still building on arm strength - fastball tonight sat 92 to 93 mph.


Greenville scored three runs in the fifth inning on two walks, a fielding error, single by Tyler McDonough and a ground out.


Mathew Lugo reached on a two base error in the 6th inning for Greenville and scored on a single by Nick Northcut.


Greenville scored a run in the 7th inning on two walks & a single.


Ceddanne Rafaela doubled in a run for GV in the top of the 9th. Alex Binelas singled to score Rafaela. Another run scored in the inning on a walk and a couple ground outs.

On The Hill :


RH Kyle Glogoski - 3 IP, 0 R, 4 H, 1 BB, 1 K - 45 pitches - 26 strikes

RH Carlos Francisco - 2 IP, 3 R - 2 earned, 1 H, 2 BB, 4 K’s - 45 pitches - 27 strikes

RH Andrew Schultz - 1 IP, 1 unearned R, 1 H, 0 BB, 1 K - 17 pitches - 12 strikes

RH Dominic Pipkin - 1 IP, 1 R, 1 H, 2 BB, 2 K’s - 29 pitches - 16 strikes

LH JP Woodward - 1 IP, 1 R, 1 H, 1 BB, 0 K’s - 14 pitches - 7 strikes

RH Jason Ruffcorn - 1 IP, 3 R, 2 H, 3 BB, 0 K’s - 31 pitches - 15 strikes


At Bat :

Notes :

Kyle Glogoski & Rixon Wingrove were added to the roster prior to the game.


Florida State League ( Low A ) - Jupiter 6 ( 22-18 ) Clearwater 0 ( 21-18 )


Jupiter, FL - Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium


Summary :


Brady Allen hit a bases loaded double for Jupiter in the third inning to score three runs, he scored on a single by Ian Lewis.


Jupiter added two more in the 8th inning on two singles and a two run double by Cameron Barstad. Barstad attempted to score on a passed ball during the next hitter’s AB but catcher Arturo DeFreitas retrieved the ball and threw him out at the plate to pitcher Victor Lopez covering.


On The Hill :


RH Oswald Medina - 5 IP, 4 unearned R, 6 H, 1 BB, 2 K’s - 70 pitches - 49 strikes

RH Eiberson Castellano - 2 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 1 BB, 2 K’s - 26 pitches - 16 strikes

RH Victor Lopez - 1 IP, 2 R, 3 H, 0 BB, 1 K - 17 pitches - 9 strikes


At Bat : 4 H, 0 BB, 11 K’s

Jamari Baylor doubled.

Notes :


Jadiel Sanchez & Alexeis Azuaje were placed on the seven day IL prior to the game. Albert Jerez, Manuel Urias & Victor Lopez were added and activated prior to the game.


Joey Wendel & Jon Berti played in the game for Jupiter on rehab assignment from the Marlins.


Extended Spring Training :


LHP Jo Jo Romero & RHP Trevor Bettencourt each threw two innings of simulated live BP game action ( each sat a half inning while the other threw ) this morning on Roberts Field. Since I have no real knowledge of pitching I won’t comment on their repertoire or performance.


RHP Nicoly Pina, RHP Sam Coonrad & I believe LHP Keylan Kilgore threw bullpen sessions.


We met RHP Cam Bedrosian today and had a nice chat, yesterday got to speak with OF Justin Williams.


C Donny Sands and RHP Fernando Lozano are now in camp, 1B Rixon Wingrove, RHP Manuel Urias, C Rafael Marchan & INF Kevin Vicuna have left on team or rehab assignments.


The XST team travelled to Lakeland today to play the Tigers.


Happy Day, Happy Baseball ⚾️


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