• Steve Potter

Tuesday, 7/12/21  : Minor League Roundup

Updated: Jul 13


International League ( AAA ) - Charlotte 5 ( 32-53 ) Lehigh Valley 2 ( 45-40 )


Charlotte, NC - Truist Field


Summary :


Adam Haseley hit a three run home run for Charlotte in the first inning.


Ali Castillo doubled to score Scott Kingery ( singled ) in the second inning.


Charlotte scored a run in the third on three singles and a ground out.


Chris Sharpe doubled to drive in a run in the fourth ( Ali Castillo - walked ).


On The Hill :


LH Jonathan Hennigan - 2 IP, 3 R, 2 H, 2 BB, 3 K’s - 36 pitches - 20 strikes

LH Jeff Singer - 2 2/3 IP, 1 R, 4 H, 1 BB, 2 K’s - 34 pitches - 21 strikes

RH Ofreidy Gomez - 1 IP, 1 R, 2 H, 2 BB, 0 K’s - 26 pitches - 12 strikes

LH Zach Warren - 1 1/3 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 BB, 1 K -  17 pitches - 11 strikes

LH JoJo Romero - 1 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 BB, 1 K - 14 pitches - 10 strikes


At Bat : 7 H, 5 BB, 11 K’s


Donny Sands had two hits. Ali Castillo, Chris Sharpe & Nick Maton each doubled. Scott Kingery singled & walked twice.


Notes :


RHP Bubby Rossman was promoted from Reading.


Eastern League ( AA ) - Reading 6 ( 37-45, 8-5 ) New Hampshire 0 ( 36-46, 5-8 )


Reading, PA - First Energy Stadium


Summary :


Johan Rojas singled in the fourth inning and stole second base, he advanced to third when Johan Camargo walked and Logan O’Hoppe singled.  Jhailyn Ortiz singled to score two runs.


Johan Camargo & Wendell Rijo singled in the 6th inning, they both scored on an Aldrem Corredor double.


Ethan Lindow was outstanding - six shutout frames - excellent tactical pitcher - pinpoint control.


Simon Muzziotti walked, stole second and went to third when Johan Rojas singled in the 7th, Rojas stoled second and both scored on a single by Johan Camargo.


On The Hill :


LH Ethan Lindow - 6 IP, 0 R, 5 H, 2 BB, 5 K’s - 93 pitches - 61 strikes

RH Trevor Bettencourt - 1 perfect IP - 3 K’s - 15 pitches - 10 strikes

RH Francisco Morales - 1 perfect IP - 1 K - 10 pitches - 6 strikes

RH McKinley Moore - 1 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 BB, 1 K - 12 pitches - 9 strikes


At Bat : 11 H, 3 BB, 8 K’s


Four batters had two hits - Johan Rojas, Johan Camargo, Jhailyn Ortiz & Aldrem Corredor.  Ortiz & Corredor doubled.


Notes :


RHP Trevor Bettencourt was activated from the 60 day IL prior to the game, Johan Camargo was assigned on rehab.


Jhailyn Ortiz threw out a runner at the plate - hose-worthy !




South Atlantic League ( High A ) - Aberdeen ( 52-29, 9-6 ) Jersey Shore ( 27-53, 2-12 ) - PPD - Rain


Florida State League ( Low A ) - Fort Myers 9 ( 45-32, 4-9 ) Clearwater 5 ( 40-41, 5-11 )


Fort Myers, FL - Hammond Stadium


Summary :


Leandro Pineda singled in the first inning, went to third on a single by Marcus Lee Sang and scored on a ground out by Andrik Nava.


Fort Myers scored twice in the bottom of the 1st on a two RBI double by Mikey Perez.


The Threshers loaded the bases in the 2nd on two singles ( Micah Yonamine & Nicolas Torres ) and a walk ( Wilfredo Flores ).  Yonamine scored on a double play 6-4-3 ground out.


Nelson Roberto tripled in a run for Fort Myers in the bottom of the 2nd, he then scored on a sac fly.


Marcus Lee Sang doubled and scored on a single by Andrik Nava in the third inning.


Kala’i Rosario homered for Fort Myers in the third, Carlos Aguiar doubled in two more runs.


Andrik Nava hit a two run home run in the 5th inning.  Carlos Aguiar homered for Fort Myers in the bottom of the 5th.


Fort Myers added another run in the sixth on a wild pitch.


On The Hill :


RH Starlyn Castillo - 2 1/3 IP, 7 R, 8 H, 1 BB, 1 K - 53 pitches - 35 strikes

RH Carlos Betancourt - 1 2/3 IP, 0 R, 3 H, 0 BB, 0 K’s - 28 pitches - 14 strikes

RH Konnor Ash - 1 2/3 IP, 2 R - 1 earned, 2 H, 3 BB, 1 K - 39 pitches - 19 strikes

LH Jared Wetherbee - 2 1/3 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 1 BB, 6 K’s - 44 pitches - 29 strikes


At Bat : 9 H, 2 BB, 3 K’s


Marcus Lee Sang had three hits including a double.  Andrik Nava had two hits including a home run, he had 4 RBIs


Florida Complex League


Yankees ( 18-7 ) Phillies ( 10-15 )


Summary :


The Yankees scored twice in the top of the first inning - Augustin Ramirez singled to score Dayro Perez.  Jared Serna doubled to score Ramirez.


Nikau Pouaka-Grego walked in the bottom of the first, he went to third base on a double by Hao Yu Lee.  Rickardo Perez walked to load the bases.  Felix Reyes reached on an error by the Yankees third baseman allowing Pouaka-Grego to score.  Yemal Flores hit a sacrifice fly to score Lee.


The Yankees scored five runs in the second inning - after two walks, Dayro Perez singled to score a run.  A throwing error by pitcher Malik Binns allowed two more runs to score. Two more singles scored two more runs.


The Phillies loaded the bases on walks in the bottom of the second, a run scored when Jordan Viars was hit by a pitch. Rickardo Perez hit a sacrifice fly to score another run and Felix Reyes singled to score a run.


Hao Yu Lee walked in the 4th inning, stole second, went to third on a ground out and scored on a passed ball.


Alan Mejia tripled for the Yankees in the 5th and scored on a sacrifice fly.  Ricardo Rosario hit a solo home run for the Phillies in the bottom of the inning.


The Yankees scored four runs in the 6th inning including a two run home run by Alan Mejia.   They scored three more times in the seventh inning - Alan Mejia hit a two run double in the inning.


Felix Reyes hit an RBI single in the 8th inning scoring Jordan Viars ( walked ). Lou Helmig hit a two run single.


On The Hill :


RH Cam Bedrosian - 1 IP, 2 R, 2 H, 1 BB, 1 K

LH Scott Moss - 1/3 IP, 3 R, 1 H, 2 BB, 0 K’s

RH Malik Binns - 2/3 IP, 2 unearned R, 2 H, 0 BB, 1 K - 2 inherited runners scored

RH Nicoly Pina - 1 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 BB, 3 K’s

RH Wilson Valdez - 1 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 1 BB, 2 K’s

RH Daniel Mejia - 2 IP, 5 R, 6 H, 2 BB, 2 K’s

LH Jose Acuna - faced 5 batters - no outs recorded - 3 R, 3 H, 2 BB

RH Fernando Lozano - 3 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 1 BB, 5 K’s


At Bat : 6 H, 11 BB, 13 K’s


Ricardo Rosario had two hits ( double & home run ).  Felix Reyes had two hits and three RBIs.  Hao Yu Lee doubled, walked twice and scored three runs.


Notes :


Cam Bedrosian & Hao Yu Lee were added to the roster on rehab assignment prior to the game.


Ricardo Rosario - file photo by Mark Wylie


Dominican Summer League


Phillies Red 4 ( 17-9 ) Tex Blue 1 ( 17-9 )


Summary :


Marcos Torres doubled to score Jose De Jesus ( walked ) for the Rangers in the first inning.


The Phillies scored four runs in the 6th inning - Luis Pelegrín & Yemil Rosario walked - after Pelegrín advanced to third base they pulled off a double steal with Pelegrín scoring. Aroon Escobar reached base after being hit by a pitch, Jerffson Pena doubled to score two runs.  Fernando Hernandez doubled to score another run.

On The Hill :


RH Adilson Peralta - 5 IP, 1 R, 3 H, 1 BB, 5 K’s

RH Luis Gomez - 4 IP, 0 R, 3 H, 1 BB, 4 K’s


At Bat : 4 H, 2 BB, 15 K’s


Jerffson Pena & Fernando Hernandez each doubled.


Phillies White 14 ( 15-11 ) PIT Black 2 ( 14-15 )


Summary :


Miguel Sosa singled to score Wesley Zapata ( walked ) for the Pirates in the first inning.


Jarol Martinez singled, Romel Mendez was hit by a pitch and Derek Escobar walked to load the bases for the Phillies in the 5th inning. Leny Carela hit a sacrifice fly to score one run.  Jorge Garcia doubled to score two more.


Nolan Beltran doubled in the 6th inning and scored when Jarol Martinez reached on a throwing error.


The Pirates scored a run in the bottom of the sixth.


Derek Escobar singled and Leny Carela walked in the seventh - they moved up on a double steal.   Darium Gutierrez singled to score them both.


In the top of the 9th Escobar and Carela both walked, moved up on a double steal and scored on a single by Jorge Garcia.  Nolan Beltran later singled in the inning to score a run as did Jarol Martinez & Leny Carela.  Jorge Garcia singled to score two runs.


On The Hill :


RH Maxwell Hernandez - 4 IP, 1 R, 1 H, 3 BB, 4 K’s

LH Juan Amarante - 3 IP, 1 R, 2 H,  2 BB, 6 K’s

RH Juan Melendez - 1 perfect IP - 2 ground outs, 1 fly out

LH Alexis Garibaldi - 1 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 2 BB, 2 K’s


At Bat : 12 H, 9 BB, 6 K’s


Jorge Garcia had three hits including a double and had six RBIs

Nolan Beltran had two hits including a double, Darium Gutierrez had two hits and two RBIs.

Jarol Martinez had two hits and a walk, scored twice and had two RBIs

Derek Escobar had two hits, walked three times and scored four runs

234 views0 comments