Category Archives: Minor Leagues

The minors.

The Yanks were off Monday. Here is a look at minor league action.

AAA: SWB won 2-0. Manny Banuelos started but was wild. 3 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 6 walks and 3 K. Chris LeRoux five shutout innings of relief. 2B Rob Refsnyder 2 hits, rbi (.311 at AAA, overall AA/AAA .326-14-60). 1B Kyle Roller 2 hits.

AA: Trenton off.

High A: Tampa lost 8-0. DH/RF Aaron Judge had 2 hits.

Low A: Charleston off.

The minors.

AAA: SWB scored 5 times in the top of the 9th to win 6-5. 2B Rob Refsnyder 3 hits, 3B Zelous Wheeler 2 rbi. RF Taylor Dugas and DH Corban Joseph 2 hits, rbi each.

AA: Trenton lost 4-3 in 12. 2 Hits, RBI LF Ben Gamel.

High A: Tampa hung on to win 8-7. SS Cito Culver 2 h, 2 rbi. 3B Eric Jagielo 4 for 4, rbi. C Trent Garrison 3 h, rbi and 1B Rey Nunez 2 doubles, rbi.

Low A: Charleston won 5-4. CF Brandon Thomas 2 h, HR, 2 RBI

The minors.

AAA: SWB won 9-4. 2B Rob Refsnyder, RF Taylor Dugas and 3B Zelous Wheeler 3 h, rbi each. SS Carmen Angelini 2 h, HR, 2 RBI. 2 H, RBI for CF Zoilo Almonte, and LF Jose Pirela had 2 hits.

AA: 8-1 loss for Trenton. HR for 1B Greg Bird.

High A: 10-2 loss for Tampa.

Low A: Charleston lost 7-4. 1B Jackson Valera 2 RBI. RF Mike O’Neill 2 for 2, 2 walks.

The minors. Lindgren still smokin’

AAA: SWB won 4-1. Bryan Mitchell 5 scoreless IP. 3B Zelous Wheeler 3 h, double, HR, 2 rbi. SS Carmen Angelini a 2-run HR. 2 hits for 1B Jose Pirela (.303).

AA: Trenton lost 7-4 when they gave up 4 in the bottom of the 9th, but Jacob Lindgren continues to strike out batters at a phenomenal rate. 2 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 walks and 5 of his 6 outs via K. Since the Yanks signed him, he has pitched in 15 minor league games, is 2-0, 0.96, has pitched 18 2/3 innings (56 outs) and of those 56 outs, 39 are by strikeout. That is an worldly K/9 ratio of 18.8! Jaron Long gave up 3 r in 6 IP. CF Jake Cave had 2 hits. C Gary Sanchez 2 hits and 2 RBI and RF Tyler Austin had 3 hits, 2 of them doubles.

High A: A 7-2 win for Tampa. SS Cito Culver 2 h, 3 rbi.

Low A: Charleston lost 7-4. 1B Jackson Valera 2 RBI. RF Mike (nephew of Paul) O’Neill 2 for 2, 2 walks.

The minors.

AAA: SWB (59-66) lost 8-5.

AA: Trenton (60-65) won 4-3. 1B Greg Bird a 2-run HR. DH Jake Cave 2 doubles.

High A: Tampa (61-62) split a DH.

Reg. sched. game: Lost 1-0. RF Ericson Leonora and 1B Danny Oh 2 hits each. Four of Tampa’s five hits.

Resched. game: Makeup of 7/2 ppd. game. Won 4-3. C Kyle Higashioka 2 for 2, double, solo HR. SS Cito Culver 2 RBI.

Low A: Charleston (61-63) lost 3-2. OF Brandon Thomas 2 hits, triple, rbi.

The Minors.

AAA: SWB lost 3-2 in 14. The Railriders gave up 13 walks. They had to use LF Taylor Dugas to pitch and he was the losing pitcher. Dugas did better at the plate, getting four hits.

AA: Trenton lost 4-2.

High A: 3B Eric Jagielo a solo HR in Tampa’s 7-2 win.

Low A: Charleston won a slugfest, 13-9. RF Yeicok Calderon, 3 hits, HR, 3 RBI. CF Brandon Thomas 2 h, HR, 5 RBI. 3B Miguel Andujar 2 hits, 2 RBI.

The Minors.

AAA: Manny Banuelos was promoted to AAA and didn’t disappoint in a 6-1 SWB win. 5 IP, 1 R, 2 H, 1 walk and 4 K. LF Jose Pirela triple, 2 rbi. 1B Kyle Roller 2 doubles, rbi. CF Zoilo Almonte 3 hits, rbi. 2B Robert Refsnyder 2 hits, rbi.

AA: Trenton lost 3-2. The first bad outing for prospect Jacob Lindgren. 2/3 IP, 1 R, 1 H, 3 walks and a K. In 16 2/3 minor league innings, he is 2-0, 1.08, with 34 K out of his 50 outs. DH Tyler Austin a solo HR.

High A: Tampa off.

Low A: Charleston won 3-2. 2 H, solo HR, RF Yeicok Calderon.

The Minors.

AAA: SWB lost 8-4. Solo HR for Robert Refsnyder. 2 H, HR, 2 RBI DH Kyle Roller. 3b Zelous Wheeler and C Francisco Arcia 2 hits each.

AA: Trenton off.

High A: Tampa split a DH.

Game 1: 3-1 loss. CF Mark Payton 2 of the 4 hits Tampa got, Solo HR.
Game 2: 5-2 win. 3B Eric Jagielo solo HR. RF Aaron Judge 2 h, HR, 2 RBI. 2B Jose Rosario 2 h, rbi.

Low A: Charleston won 5-2. Chaz Hebert 1 R in 4 1/3 innings of relief. SS Abiatal Avelino 2 Hits, HR, 3 rbi. LF Yeicok Calderon 2 h, rbi.

The Minors.

AAA: SWB won 5-1. Nik Turley 5 2/3 IP, 0 R. CF Antoan Richardson 2 H, HR, 2 RBI. 2B Robert Refsnyder 2 hits, RBI. 1B Kyle Roller 2 h, HR, 2 RBI.

AA: Trenton lost 4-1. Jaron Long, son of Yankees’ pitching coach Kevin, 2 R in 7 IP (L, 5-1 at AA, 2.74. For the season, 3 levels, Charleston/ Tampa / Trenton 10-4, 2.29 in 24 games, 14 of them starts).

High A: Tampa rained out.

Low A: Charleston lost 6-5 in 11. LF Yeicok Calderon 2 h, HR, 2 RBI. C Eduardo De Oleo 2 RBI. 3B Miguel Andujar 3 hits, 1B Mike Ford 2 H, RBI. 2B Tyler Wade 2 hits.

The Minors.

AAA: S/WB lost 5-3. Pat Venditte, the switch-pitcher, 3 R in 3 IP (L, 2-4, 3.56). CF Antoan Richardson 2 hits.

AA: Trenton lost 6-4. Jacob Lindgren 1 2/3, 0 R, 0 H, 1 walk, 0 K. RF Tyler Austin 3 hits. 2 hits each for DH Jake Cave, 1B Greg Bird. 2 RBI for 2B Casey Stevenson.

High A: Tampa won 2-1. Starter Caleb Smith only pitched to one batter who singled off his leg. He was removed from the game with an injured leg. 3B Eric Jagiello 2 h, rbi.

Low A: Charleston won 2-1. 3B Miguel Andujar both RBI. On the day his uncle Paul was honored with a plaque in Monument Park, CF Mike O’Neill gets 3 hits. LF Yeicok Calderon and 2B Gosuke Katoh 2 hits each.