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Game 66. Lineup, stats, comments.

The Twins signed Cody Eppley.

Catcher  J.R. Murphy was promoted by the Yanks from AA Trenton to AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (SWB).

Yanks 37-28, 2nd in A.L. East, 3 games behind Boston. OPS+ 89, ERA+ 111. (100 is average).

BA/HR/RBI  SB/total att.  OPS+   Comments   Team Leader
Below Average

 

Gardner 8    .283-6-27  10/15  115 
Nix 6   .250-1-17  9/9  70
Cano 4  .277-15-40  3/3  128
Teixeira 3 .182-3-12  0/0  74     8 for 44 since return; 16K
Hafner DH .231-10-29  2/2  118     7 for last 51
Youkilis 5   .235-2-8  0/0  87       98 at bats. 7 for last 52 
Wells 7    .237-10-26  4/7  84         .129 since May 15
Suzuki 9  .259-2-11  5/7   72  
                  Wells & Ichiro signed through 2014. Bad move.  
Stewart 2  .282-3-10   2/2   93   Who’d have thought .282?

Kuroda 1         6-5,  2.84   ERA+ 144

The minors today.

AAA: SWB got rocked 15-2. Kelvin Perez 6 R in 1 1/3. Cody Eppley 5 R in 1/3 IP (8.53). CF Melky Mesa solo HR. 2 hits, solo HR Ronnier Mustelier.

AA: Trenton off.

High A: Tampa won 6-4. Bryan Mitchell 4 R 3 ER in 6 IP. DH Angelo Gumbs w/2 doubles, 2 RBI. 2 hits 2b Rob Refsnyder. 2 H C Francisco Arcia.

Low A: Charleston off.

The minors today. What does Neal have to do?

AAA: SWB lost 8-4. Chris Bootcheck 5 R, 3 ER in 4 1/3. 5-1, 3.09. Chase Whitley and Cody Eppley have ERAs 6.00 or over. DH Thomas Neal (please, oh PLEASE tell me why he didn’t come up to replace Ben Francisco) 3 for 3, 2 solo HR. .359. What will it take to bring the guy up as a righty hitting backup OF? I mean THREE-FIFTY-NINE. Meanwhile, they kept Francisco for what it seems like forever. Solo HR LF Zoilo Almonte.

AA: Two in the top of the 9th for Trenton to win 4-3. Matt Tracy 1 unearned run in 5 1/3. 1B Kyle Roller solo HR.

High A: Tampa lost 2-1. CF Mason Williams 2 hits.

Low A: Charleston 2-1 win. Rafael De Paula (6-2, 2.48) 5 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 walks and 3 K. Hopefully promoted soon. C Pete O’Brien 2-run HR (.318-7-34).

 

The minors today.

AAA: SWB lost 5-1. Wang (L, 2-4, 3.07) 1 R in 5 2/3. Cody Eppley 3 R in 1 IP (5.06 and what a difference a year makes). SWB got only 1 run despite 11 hits. CF Melky Mesa and LF Zoilo Almonte 2 h each. 3B Ronnier Mustelier with 3 hits. Thomas (I should be replacing Ben Francisco) Neal 1 H, 2 walks, .323.

AA: Trenton won 3-0. Matt Tracy 6 IP 2 H 7 K. CF Slade Heathcott w/2rbi.

High A: Tampa won 7-0. Sean Black 5 1/3 scoreless. LF Ben Gamel 3 doubles and 3 RBI.

Low A: Charleston won 2-0. Rafael De Paula 6 scoreless.

The minors today.

AAA: SWB lost 12-11. Chris Bootcheck 8 R in 3 IP. Iineffective relief from Josh Spence, Cody Eppley and Jim Miller. RF Thomas Neal 3 for 4, .329, and I hope he replaces Ben Francisco (.100) NOW! 1B Dan Johnson 2 H, HR, 2 RBI. 2 hits each for LF Zoilo Almonte (3 RBI), 3B Ronnier Mustelier (3 RBI), and C Bobby Wilson (1 RBI).

AA: 6-4 win for Trenton. Mikey O’Brien 2 R in 5 IP. 2 H, 2 RBI RF Tyler Austin. SS Ali Castillo 2 RBI. CF Slade Heathcott 2 h, rbi.

High A: 7-2 loss for Tampa. Shane Greene 5 R in 5 IP.

Low A: 6-3 win for Charleston. CF Jake Cave 4 for 5. C Pete O’Brien 1 for 2, HR, 3 RBI. 2 H, solo HR DH Rey Nunez. 3B Dante Bichette Jr. 2 h and an rbi, but he’s hitting just .177.

The Minors Today.

AAA: SWB won 4-3. Wang 3 R in 7 2/3. ND, ERA 2.84. Our old buddies Cody Eppley 2/3 (W, 2-1, 2.13) and Clay Rapada (S #1, 2/3 Ip, 0.00) finished up. Granderson 2-4, RBI. He DH’d today. 2B Corban Joseph 2 hits. 2 doubles, RBI for CF Melky Mesa. C Bobby Wilson 2 H, RBI.

AA:  Trenton won 6-2. Jeremy Bleich 3 scoreless IP. Matt Tracy 2 R in 5 2/3 IP. DH Kyle Roller 2 H, solo HR. 2 H, RBI LF Ramon Flores.

High A: Tampa PPD.

Low A: Charleston won 8-0. Gabe Encinas, Brett Gerritse and Alex Smith combined for 14K. 3 H, HR, 4 rbi for 1B Rey Nunez.  2 H, rbi for both DH Greg Bird and LF Kelvin De Leon.

The minors today.

AAA: SWB lost 5-4. Cody Eppley gave up 3 in 1 IP for the loss. Solo HR DH Cody (NOT Dan) Johnson. 3B Dave Adams 2 RBI.

AA: Trenton lost 5-4. Caleb Cotham 4 R, 3 ER in 4 IP. 2 H, HR, 2 RBI for C Kyle Higashioka.

High A: Tampa lost 9-7. Scottie Allen 7 R in 5 IP. C Gary Sanchez 2 H, Solo HR. DH Francisco Arcia & 1B Fu-Lin Kuo solo hr. 2 h, 2 RBI 2B Rob Refsnyder.

Low A: 6-5 win for Charleston. Jose Campos 3 R in 3 IP.  1B Greg Bird with 2 RBI.