Baby Bomber Recap 8/29/13: JR Murphy goes deep again, Bryan Mitchell strikes out ten

Recapping the Yankees minor league affiliates' results from Thursday.

Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders: W 9-2 vs. Lehigh Valley IronPigs

2B David Adams 0-4, RBI, BB, K
DH JR Murphy 1-3, HR, RBI, BB, HBP - sixth homer with SWB
LF Ronnier Mustelier 1-4, HR, 2 RBI, BB, K - sixth homer of the season
3B Brent Lillibridge 1-4, BB, K, 2 SB
CF Adonis Garcia 0-4, K
RF Neil Medchill 1-3, HR, 2 RBI, BB, K - first homer with SWB
1B Jose Gil 1-3, RBI, BB
C Bobby Wilson 1-4, RBI, K
SS Alberto Gonzalez 0-1, 2 BB, HBP - hit in the head by a pitch

Chris Bootcheck 5.2 IP, 6 H, 2 ER, 0 BB, 5 K - seven groundouts, five flyouts
Sam Demel 2.1 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, 3 K
Jim Miller 1 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, 2 K

The RailRiders used a four-run first inning and a five-run eighth inning to propel themselves past the IronPigs for their 67th win of the season with the help of Murphy and Mustelier homers.

Double-A Trenton Thunder: L 1-4 (13 innings) vs. New Britain Rock Cats

CF Ben Gamel 2-6, 2 K, OF assist
LF Ramon Flores 2-6, BB, K
2B Jose Pirela 2-7, 2B, RBI, K - batting .273 this season
DH Gary Sanchez 2-5, BB, HBP
1B Kyle Roller 1-3, BB, 2 K, HBP
3B Casey Stevenson 0-5, K, HBP
RF Yeral Sanchez 0-4, BB, 2 K, HBP
SS Reegie Corona 2-6
C Francisco Arcia 1-5, BB, 2 K

Bryan Mitchell 7.1 IP, 4 H, 1 ER, 0 BB, 10 K, 2 WP - seven groundouts, five flyouts
Francisco Rondon 2.2 IP, 0 H, 0 ER, 2 BB, 4 K
Manny Barreda 3 IP, 2 H, 3 ER, 2 BB, 2 K

The Thunder managed to pick up 12 hits in the game, but turned those hits into only one run. The Rock Cats scored three runs in the top of the 13th inning to prevail.

High-A Tampa Yankees: L 3-6 vs. Lakeland Flying Tigers

SS Cito Culver 1-4, RBI
CF Taylor Dugas 2-4, HR, RBI, K - first HR with Tampa this season
2B Rob Refsnyder 0-3, K
DH Peter O'Brien 1-4, 2B, K - 13th double since his promotion
1B Dan Fiorito 0-4
C Tyson Blaser 1-4, RBI, K, CS, put out
RF Cody Grice 1-3, SB, E9 - fielding error, third of the season
3B Ali Castillo 0-3, E5 - throwing error, eighth of the season
LF Mikeson Oliberto 0-3

Rafael De Paula 5 IP, 10 H, 5 ER, BB, 4 K, WP - one groundout, six flyouts
Zachary Varce 2 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 2 BB, 2 K
Zach Woods 2 IP, 1 H, 1 ER, 0 BB, K

Lakeland scored in each of the first four innings, which would prove to be all they needed to win the game after the Yankees never mustered more than one run in three separate innings for their 75th loss of the season.

Low-A Charleston RiverDogs: Off

Short Season-A Staten Island Yankees: L 1-2 vs. Brooklyn Cyclones

CF Brandon Thomas 0-4, 2 K
LF Michael O'Neill 0-2, BB, OF assist, HBP
3B Eric Jagielo 0-3, BB, 3 K - batting .262 this season
1B Mike Ford 0-3, BB, K
RF Yeicok Calderon 0-4, K
DH Kale Sumner 1-4, K
C Trent Garrison 1-4, E2 - throwing error, second of the season
SS Tyler Wade 0-3, BB
2B John Murphy 1-3, 2 K

Giovanny Gallegos 3 IP, 4 H, 2 ER, 4 BB, K, HB - four groundouts, two flyouts
Cale Coshow 3.2 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 2 BB, 3 K
Stefan Lopez 1.1 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, 2 K, WP

Staten Island was doubled up in the hit column and only managed to push their lone run of the game across in the eight inning against the Cyclones.

Gulf Coast League Yankees 1 Highlights:

CF Jordan Barnes 1-3, BB, K, 2 SB
2B Gosuke Katoh 0-3, BB, 3 K
3B Renzo Martini 0-4
DH Dustin Fowler 0-3, 2 K, SB, HBP
1B Jimmy Falla 2-4, K
RF Austin Aune 1-4, 2B, RBI, K
LF Eladio Moronta 1-3, RBI, K

Ian Clarkin 2.2 IP, 3 H, 4 ER, 2 BB, 3 K, WP - two groundouts, three flyouts
Tim Flight 2.1 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 2 BB, 4 K
Jose Diaz 1.1 IP, 3 H, 2 ER, 3 BB, K
Francis Joseph 1.2 IP, 3 H, 2 ER, 0 BB, 4 K

Gulf Coast League Yankees 2 Highlights:

SS Abiatal Avelino 2-4, RBI, BB, K, 3 SB
1B Brady Steiger 1-5, 2B, RBI, CS
RF Tyler Austin 2-3, BB
3B Miguel Andujar 2-4, RBI
DH Luis Torrens 0-3, K
2B Thairo Estrada 0-3, BB

Joaquin Acuna 5 IP, 7 H, 1 ER, 0 BB, 2 K, HB - six groundouts, four flyouts
Yoely Bello 2 IP, 1 H, 1 ER, 2 BB, K, WP
Tim Giel 2 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, 3 K

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