clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Baby Bomber Recap 8/17/13: Position players pitching again

Recapping the Yankees minor league affiliates' results from Saturday.

Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre: L 3-4 (11 innings) vs. Lehigh Valley IronPigs

RF Adonis Garcia 1-5, BB, SB
C JR Murphy 1-6, 3 K - batting .205/.311/.333 over his last 10 games
CF Melky Mesa 1-3, 2 RBI, SB, HBP
1B Dan Johnson 1-4, BB
DH Randy Ruiz 1-5, RBI, K - batting .301 with SWB
2B David Adams 1-3, BB, K
LF Ronnier Mustelier 2-4, 2B, BB, K - 16th double of the season
SS Alberto Gonzalez 0-4, 2 K
3B Brendan Harris 1-3, 2 BB, K

Graham Stoneburner 4 IP, 5 H, 2 ER, 0 BB, 2 K - four groundouts, five flyouts
David Herndon 2 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, K
Sam Demel 2 IP, 4 H, 1 ER, BB, 3 K, HB
Cesar Cabral 1 IP, 0 H, 0 ER, BB, 3 K
Jim Miller 1 IP, 0 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, 2 K
Corey Patterson 1 IP, 3 H, 1 ER, 0 BB - outfielder

For the second night in a row a Yankees affiliate had a position player called into pitching duty. Patterson allowed a home run to Cameron Rupp in the top of the 11th inning and the RailRiders offense failed to do any damage in the bottom of the frame.

Double-A Trenton Thunder: L 4-14 vs. New Hampshire Fisher Cats

CF Mason Williams 0-5, 3 K
DH Ramon Flores 0-5, RBI
C Gary Sanchez 1-3, K, HBP - batting .293 since his promotion
1B Kyle Roller 0-2, K
2B Jose Pirela 3-4, 2B - batting .341/.396/.568 over his last 10 games
LF Ben Gamel 1-4, 2 K
SS Carmen Angelini 0-4
RF Yeral Sanchez 2-4, E9 - throwing error, first of the season
3B Reegie Corona 3-4, 2B, RBI, K - 15th double of the season

Nik Turley 3 IP, 4 H, 9 R/6 ER, 5 BB, 2 K, E1, WP, HB - two groundouts, four flyouts
Pat Venditte 1 IP, 4 H, 1 ER, 0 BB, 2 K
Zach Nuding 1.2 IP, 1 H, 2 ER, 3 BB, 3 K - been used out of the pen exclusively lately
Tom Kahnle 1.1 IP, 4 H, 2 ER, BB, 2 K
Jose Gil 1 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 0 BB - catcher

Gil pitched for the second night in a row, this time turning in a scoreless inning. The game was not on the line this time, as Turley had allowed six runs in the first inning to the Fisher Cats.

High-A Tampa Yankees: L 8-10 vs. Lakeland Flying Tigers, Game Two postponed for "darkness".

Game One - Resumed game 7/4/13

LF Mikeson Oliberto 1-4, BB, 2 K, SB, CS
2B Rob Refsnyder 1-2, 3 BB - batting .285 this season
3B Peter O'Brien 2-5, 2B, 3B, 3 RBI, K
C Jeff Farnham 1-4, RBI, K
RF Cody Grice 1-5, 2B, K
1B Jose Toussen 0-4, BB, K
DH Tyson Blaser 1-3, 2 BB
CF Taylor Dugas 2-4, 2B, RBI, BB, K - batting .417 with Tampa
SS Ali Castillo 1-4, RBI, SB, E6 - fielding error, second of the season

Scottie Allen 0.0 IP, 0 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, 0 K
Branden Pinder 4.1 IP, 5 H, 3 ER, 0 BB, 5 K, 2 WP - three groundouts, six flyouts
Alex Smith 2.2 IP, 3 H, 1 ER, 0 BB, K
Joel De La Cruz 1 IP, 3 H, 6 R/5 ER, 2 BB, K

A six-run inning for the Flying Tigers in the eighth inning was enough for the Yankees to lose a game that was originally set to be played on July 4th.

Low-A Charleston RiverDogs: L 2-6 vs. Rome Braves

CF Jake Cave 1-3, BB, K - batting .283 this season
2B Angelo Gumbs 0-4, K
DH Greg Bird 0-4, 3 K
3B Dante Bichette Jr. 0-4, 3 K - batting .206 this season
LF Ericson Leonora 2-4, 2 2B, K, E7 - ninth and tenth doubles of the season
1B Reymond Nunez 2-4, 2B, RBI, K
C Jackson Valera 1-3, RBI, BB
RF Danny Oh 0-4
SS Jose Rosario 0-3, K, SB, E6 - throwing error

Eric Wooten 5 IP, 8 H, 4 ER, BB, 4 K, pickoff, 2 HB - eight groundouts, three flyouts
Adam Smith 1 IP, 1 H, 1 ER, BB, pickoff, WP
Tyler Webb 2 IP, 3 H, 1 ER, BB, K

The battery of Wooten and Valera allowed seven stolen bases in five innings and the Braves out-hit the RiverDogs 12-6. Charleston allowed runs to Rome in all but three innings of the game.

Short Season-A Staten Island Yankees: L 3-6 vs. Tri-City ValleyCats

DH Derek Toadvine 0-4, 2 K - batting .250/.385/.281 over his last 10 games
SS Abiatal Avelino 1-4, K
3B Eric Jagielo 1-4, HR, RBI, 3 K - second homer of the season
RF Yeicok Calderon 2-3, 2B, BB, CS - tenth double of the season
CF Brandon Thomas 1-3, 3B, RBI, BB, 2 K, E8 - fielding error
1B Bubba Jones 1-4, K
2B Hector Crespo 1-4, 2B, RBI, 2 K, 2 E4 - throwing error, fielding error
LF Daniel Lopez 0-4, 2 K, E7 - fielding error
C Isaias Tejeda 0-3, BB, K

Rookie Davis 2.2 IP, 3 H, 2 R/0 ER, 2 BB, 2 K - three groundouts, two flyouts
Andy Beresford 3.1 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, BB, 3 K, WP
Andury Acevedo 0.1 IP, 1 H, 4 R/3 ER, 3 BB
Stefan Lopez 2.1 IP, 0 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, 2 K, 2 WP
Charles Haslup 0.1 IP, 0 H, 0 ER, 0 BB

Davis was the unfortunate recipient of a loss despite giving up no earned runs. The Yankees may have had a chance without a four-run inning by Tri-City in the seventh inning extended their 2-1 lead even more.

Gulf Coast Yankees 1 Highlights:

SS Tyler Wade 1-4, 2B, BB, 2 K - eighth double of the season
2B Gosuke Katoh 1-5, 3 K
LF Dustin Fowler 2-4, K
3B Christopher Tamarez 2-4, 2B
RF Austin Aune 0-4, 2 K, CS
C Jose Lopez 1-4, RBI

Dallas Martinez 3.2 IP, 5 H, 2 ER, 2 BB, 5 K, WP
Tim Flight 1 IP, 1 H, 4 ER, 3 BB, K, WP
Daury Aquino 0.2 IP, 3 H, 2 ER, 0 BB, K

Gulf Coast Yankees 2 Highlights:

SS Thairo Estrada 1-6 - batting .294 this season
DH Luis Torrens 2-5, BB, K
3B Miguel Andujar 1-5, 2B, 2 K, 2 E5(9,10) - ninth double of the season
LF Nathan Mikolas 2-4, 2 2B, BB, K
2B Jose Javier 1-5, 3B, RBI, 3 K
C Alvaro Noriega 3-4, 2B, 4 RBI, PB

Angel Rincon 4 IP, 4 H, 1 R/0 ER, 0 BB, 2 K
Samuel Garcia 1.1 IP, 2 H, 2 R/0 ER, 0 BB, 3 K
Tim Giel 1 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, K