Baby Bomber Recap 8/18/13: Eric Jagielo has career day, three affiliates walk it off

Recapping the Yankees minor league affiliates' results from Sunday.

Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders: W 2-0 vs. Lehigh Valley IronPigs

3B Brent Lillibridge 0-4, BB, 2 K
2B David Adams 0-4, BB, K
CF Melky Mesa 2-5, 2B, SB - 15th double of the season
1B Dan Johnson 2-4, 2B, HR, 2 RBI, BB - 21st homer of the season
DH Randy Ruiz 0-4, 3 K
C JR Murphy 0-4
LF Ronnier Mustelier 2-4 - batting .245 this season
RF Adonis Garcia 1-3, HBP
SS Brendan Harris 1-1, 3 BB

Caleb Cotham 6.2 IP, 4 H, 0 ER, 2 BB, 5 K - nine groundouts, four flyouts
Yoshinori Tateyama 2.1 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, K

A pitchers duel until the very end when Johnson broke a 0-0 tie in the bottom of the ninth inning with his 21st homer of the season to give the RailRiders the walk-off win.

Double-A Trenton Thunder: L 1-2 vs. New Hampshire Fisher Cats

DH Mason Williams 1-4, HR, RBI, K - first Double-A home run
LF Ramon Flores 1-4
2B Jose Pirela 0-4, K
1B Kyle Roller 0-3, BB, K
SS Carmen Angelini 1-4, K
CF Ben Gamel 0-4, K
RF Yeral Sanchez 0-3
3B Reegie Corona 1-2, BB, SB - batting .244 this season
C Francisco Arcia 0-3, K

Scottie Allen 6.1 IP, 2 H, 0 ER, 4 BB, 2 K - seven groundouts, five flyouts
Pat Venditte 2 IP, 2 H, 2 ER, 2 BB, 2 K, WP
Danny Burawa 0.0 IP, 2 H, 0 ER, 0 BB

Both teams scored one run in the eighth inning but the Fisher Cats were one better with a run in the bottom of the ninth that handed Trenton their 61st loss of the season.

High-A Tampa Yankees: W 3-2 vs. Lakeland Flying Tigers

SS Cito Culver 0-4, K
CF Taylor Dugas 2-3, 2B, RBI, BB - batting .283 with Tampa
2B Rob Refsnyder 1-4
3B Peter O'Brien 1-4, K, E5(15) - batting .262 since his promotion
RF Cody Grice 1-4
C Tyson Blaser 0-4
1B Dan Fiorito 1-3, RBI, BB, K, SB
DH Fu-Lin Kuo 0-3, K
LF Ali Castillo 0-2, BB, K, SB

Rafael De Paula 4 IP, 3 H, 1 ER, 0 BB, 3 K - one groundout, four flyouts
Zach Woods 2.1 IP, 1 H, 1 ER, BB, K, 2 WP, HB
Charley Short 1.2 IP, 0 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, K
Taylor Garrison 1 IP, 0 H, 0 ER, 0 BB

After falling behind by a run in the seventh inning the Yankees ultimately prevailed with the walk-off in the bottom of the ninth with two runs to give them their 52nd win of the season.

Low-A Charleston RiverDogs: L 4-5 vs. Rome Braves

CF Jake Cave 0-4, BB, K
2B Angelo Gumbs 0-3, 2 K, HBP
1B Greg Bird 3-4, 2B, 2 RBI, K - batting .310/.459/.552 over his last 10 games
RF Ericson Leonora 1-3, 2 RBI, K, OF assist
3B Dante Bichette Jr. 2-3, 2B, BB, K, E5 - fielding error, 17th of the season
DH Reymond Nunez 1-4, K - batting .264 this season
LF Daniel Aldrich 0-4, 3 K
C Wes Wilson 0-3, BB, K
SS Ty Afenir 0-3, BB, K

Derek Varnadore 4 IP, 5 H, 4 R/2 ER, 3 BB, K - seven groundouts, two flyouts
Kelvin Castro 2 IP, 3 H, 1 ER, BB, 3 K, WP
John Brebbia 2 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 0 BB

Two runs in the eighth inning were not enough for the RiverDogs to rally back from a 5-2 deficit, dropping their 57th game of the year and moving them to 10 games above .500 for the season.

Short Season-A Staten Island Yankees: W 3-2 vs. Tri-City ValleyCats

2B Derek Toadvine 0-5, BB, K
SS Abiatal Avelino 2-6, 2B, E6(3) - first double with SI
DH Eric Jagielo 4-6, 2 2B, HR, RBI, K - third homer of the season
3B Mike Ford 2-3, RBI, 2 BB
CF Michael O'Neill 0-5, 2 K
1B Bubba Jones 1-3, 2B, 2 K - batting .287 this season
LF Kale Sumner 0-5, 2 K
C Trent Garrison 0-4, HBP
RF Daniel Lopez 2-5, 2B, K

Conner Kendrick 3.2 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, BB, 2 K - four groundouts, five flyouts
Charles Haslup 4.1 IP, 2 H, 0 ER, BB, 3 K, HB
Nick Rumbelow 2 IP, 2 H, 2 ER, 0 BB
Dillon McNamara 1 IP, 0 H, 0 ER, BB

Jagielo had himself the best day of his young professional career as the Yankees racked up 12 hits, but still needed the walk-off hit to get past the ValleyCats for their 23rd win of the season.

Gulf Coast League has Sundays off.

Log In Sign Up

Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Pinstripe Alley

You must be a member of Pinstripe Alley to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Pinstripe Alley. You should read them.

Join Pinstripe Alley

You must be a member of Pinstripe Alley to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Pinstripe Alley. You should read them.




Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.