Baby Bomber Recap 8/11/13: JR Murphy picks up two hits in RailRiders loss

Recapping the Yankees minor league affiliates' results from Sunday.

Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders: L 5-8 vs. Buffalo Bisons

LF Corey Patterson 1-5, K
C JR Murphy 2-4, BB, K - batting .211/.286/.289 over his last 10 games
CF Melky Mesa 2-5, HR, 3 RBI, K - 12th homer of the season
1B Dan Johnson 0-3, 2 BB, K
DH Randy Ruiz 1-4, 2B, BB, K - 10th double with SWB
RF Ronnier Mustelier 1-5 - batting .233 this season
3B Brent Lillibridge 3-5, 2 RBI, SB
SS Alberto Gonzalez 1-5, 2 K
2B Brendan Harris 2-4, K

David Huff 5.1 IP, 9 H, 6 ER, 3 BB, 5 K - six groundouts, four flyouts
Mike Zagurski 2 IP, 1 H, 1 ER, 1 BB, 4 K
Matt Daley 0.2 IP, 0 H, 0 ER, 0 BB
Chase Whitley 1 IP, 1 H, 1 ER, 0 BB, K

Chien-Ming Wang got the best of the RailRiders despite SWB out-hitting Buffalo 13-11. Scranton failed to score until the seventh inning when they were already down 6-0.

Double-A Trenton Thunder: W 5-1 vs. Akron Aeros

LF Ramon Flores 1-3, 2B, 2 RBI, BB - 18th double of the season
3B Reegie Corona 1-4, 2B, 2 K
2B Jose Pirela 2-3, 2B, 2 RBI, HBP
DH Kyle Roller 1-3, RBI, BB, K
SS Carmen Angelini 0-4, K
RF Casey Stevenson 2-4, K - batting .240 this season
C Jose Gil 1-4, 2 K, PB
1B Saxon Butler 0-2, BB, K, HBP - batting .083 since his promotion
CF Cody Grice 0-3, K

Nik Turley 7 IP, 5 H, 1 ER, BB, 6 K, WP - six groundouts, seven flyouts
Tom Kahnle 2 IP, 2 H, 0 ER, BB, 2 K

Trenton got out to an early lead with two runs in the bottom of the first inning before tacking on three more in the fifth. Turley allowed the only run of the game for the Aeros in the seventh and picked up his ninth win of the season.

High-A Tampa Yankees: L 4-5 vs. Daytona Cubs

CF Mason Williams 2-5, K, SB - batting .136/.174/.159 over his last 10 games
DH Rob Refsnyder 2-5, RBI
LF Ben Gamel 0-3, 2 BB, K
3B Peter O'Brien 0-5, 3 K
1B Matt Snyder 0-4, HBP - batting .150 this season
SS Dan Fiorito 2-4, 2 K
RF Taylor Dugas 1-3, BB, SB
C Jeff Farnham 0-3, 2 K, HBP
2B Jose Toussen 1-4, CS

Jairo Heredia 4 IP, 6 H, 1 ER, 2 BB, 7 K - one groundout, four flyouts
Manny Barreda 2 IP, 1 H, 2 ER, 3 BB, K
Joel De La Cruz 1.1 IP, 5 H, 2 ER, BB, K
Alex Smith 0.2 IP, 0 H, 0 ER, 0 BB

Corey Black got the best of his old teammates in his first game against the Yankees as a member of the Cubs. Tampa failed to score until the top of the eighth inning when trailing 4-0. They attempted to rally in the ninth, but only managed three runs to come up one run short.

Low-A Charleston RiverDogs: W 1-0 vs. Rome Braves

CF Jake Cave 2-4, OF assist - batting .282 this season
2B Ty Afenir 0-3, K
1B Greg Bird 0-1, 3 BB - .890 OPS last 10 games
DH Reymond Nunez 1-4, HR, RBI, 2 K
SS Cito Culver 0-3, BB, K
C Jackson Valera 1-3
LF Daniel Aldrich 0-2, K, HBP
RF Danny Oh 0-3, K
3B Francisco Rosario 0-3, 2 K

Eric Wooten 6 IP, 7 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, 4 K, HB - six groundouts, five flyouts
Tyler Webb 1 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, K
Vicente Campos 2 IP, 2 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, K

Despite being out-hit 4-10 by the Braves, excellent RiverDogs pitching made the one run scored by the offense in the second inning stand up all game for Charleston's 63rd win of the season.

Short Season-A Staten Island Yankees: L 1-3 vs. Lowell Spinners

CF Brandon Thomas 0-4, 3 K
LF Michael O'Neill 1-3, 2B, K, HBP - 14th double of the season
3B Eric Jagielo 0-4, 2 K
RF Yeicok Calderon 0-4, 3 K
DH Mike Ford 1-4, K
1B Bubba Jones 1-3 - batting .291 this season
C Trent Garrison 1-3
2B Hector Crespo 1-3, K
SS John Murphy 1-3

Rookie Davis 2.2 IP, 2 H, 1 ER, 2 BB, 4 K, WP - two groundouts, two flyouts
Conner Kendrick 3.1 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 2 BB, 3 K, E1 - four groundouts, one flyout
Kelvin Castro 1 IP, 2 H, 2 ER, 0 BB, K
Nick Rumbelow 2 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, 3 K

Hits were even at six a piece but the Yankees couldn't overcome a two-run seventh inning in which Castro gave up two solo home runs to the Spinners.

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