The minors today.

AAA: SWB won 1-0. Chris Bootcheck (6), Mark Montgomery (2) and Cody Eppley (1) a combined 5-hit shutout. (Note: Bootcheck is not a prospect. He’s 34, has pitched in 90 MLB games, 87 in relief. 3-7, 6.54). 2 hits each for CF Melky Mesa and RF Thomas Neal.

AA: Trenton lost 5-1. Zach Nuding 5 R, 2 ER in 4 IP. Jeremy Bleich 4 innings of scoreless relief. 2 hits CF Ramon Flores.

High A: 8-6 loss for Tampa. Corey Black 4 R in 5IP. John Brebbia 4 R in 2 IP. 2B Ali Castillo 2 H, 3 rbi. 2 hits, rbi for RF Eduardo Sosa. CF Mason Williams with 2 hits.

Low A: Charleston lost 2-0, getting just 2 hits. Rafael De Paula 3 R in 6 IP.


2 responses to “The minors today.

  1. Mason “Classical Gas” Williams?

    How many years do you give Dante Bichette, Junior?

    • Mason Williams had a huge instrumental hit with a song called Classical Gas in 1968. Hence the reference. Bichette hasn’t excelled so far. 134 games in Low A, .241-5-59. But he’s only 20. Let’s see where he is in three years.

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