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Minor League Report. Acevedo, Estrada continue to impress, Chapman rehab, FSL All Stars.

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AAA: SWB (38-26) won 8-1. 2B Tyler Wade (.317) 2 hits, RBI. CF Dustin Fowler (who I thought they’d call up instead of Mason Williams, but apparently Fowler isn’t on the 40-man roster) 2 hits, 2 RBI. DH Tyler Austin 2 hits, RBI. RF Clint Frazier 3-run HR. SS Gleyber Torres 3 hits.

Domingo Acevedo promoted. First AAA game. Rapidly rising. Was 0-4, 4.57 at Tampa this year, then 2-0, 1.62 at AA, now this. Overall 3-4, 3.09.

Acevedo (W, 1-0, 1.29) 7 IP, 1 R, 3 H, 5 W, 4 K.
Layne 1 2/3 IP, 0 r, 0 H, 1 w, 2 K. 0.00   Sent here after DFA and not claimed.
Heller 1/3 IP, 0 r, 0 H, 0 W, 0 K. 2.57

AA: Trenton (43-22) won 4-2. Gleyber Torres gets all the attention, deservedly, but SS Thairo Estrada 2 hits, .323. Jorge Mateo at High A has been struggling and has already been passed on the SS depth chart by Torres, Wade and Estrada. Trade bait? Torres is 20, but Estrada is only 21.

1B Mike Ford solo HR. Aroldis Chapman put in a rehab appearance, hmmm…. Chapman is expected to rejoin the Yanks on Sunday.

Chapman 2/3 IP, 1 R, 0 H, 2 W, 2 K. 13.50. Threw two WP. Hit 102.
Pena 3 1/3 IP, 0 r, 1 H, 0 W, 4 K. 0.00. Just promoted, first AA game.
Mesa (BS, 1) 2 IP, 1 R, 3 H, 0 W, 3 K. 1.80. Just promoted, 2nd AA game.
Marsh (W, 2-2, 3.68) 2 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 W, 5 K.
Rumbelow (S,1) 1 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 0 W, 0 K. 0.00

High A: Tampa off. The Florida State League All-Star Game is today. For the FSL North, from Tampa (and some of these players have already been promoted to AA Trenton): P Cody Carroll, P Zack Littell, P Dillon McNamara, P Jose Mesa (son of ex-MLB reliever Jose Mesa), P Josh Rogers, SS Jorge Mateo (even though he is struggling). OF Tito Polo.

Low A: Charleston (32-36) lost 4-1. LF Ben Ruta and 3B Mandy Alvarez 2 hits each. RBI for Ruta.

Nelson (L, 0-6, 6.34) 3 1/3 IP, 4 R, 5 H, 1 W, 1 K. Gave up 1 HR.
DeCarr 4 2/3 IP, 0 R, 3 H, 1 W, 4 K. 2.16
Lane 1 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 W, 1 K. 0.84

Minor League Report.

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AAA: SWB (37-25) won 6-5. C Kyle Higashioka 3 for 3, HR, 2 RBI. DH Tyler Austin 2 hits. SS Gleyber Torres triple, 2 RBI. 1B Greg Bird is struggling since going up to AAA on his rehab. CF Mason Williams double, 2 RBI.

Lail 6 IP, 5, R, 10 H, 2 W, 5 K. 5.18
Webb (BS, 3) 1 IP, 0 r, 2 H, 0 W, 0 K. 3.19
Mantiply (W, 3-3, 2.93) 1 2/3 IP, 0 r, 1 H, 0 W, 1 K.
Graham (S, 1) 1/3 IP, 0 r, 0 H, 0 W, 1 K. 4.20

AA: Trenton (41-22) came up short, 5-4, scoring all their runs in the top of the ninth on a grand slam by LF Billy McKinney. CF Rashad Crawford and 3B Miguel Andujar 2 hits each.

Ramirez (L, 6-2, 2.51) 3 2/3 IP, 2 R, 1 ER, 3 H, 2 W, 3 K.
Carroll 3 1/3 IP, 0 R, 4 H, 0 W, 5 K. 0.73
Coshow 1 IP, 3 R, all unearned, 3 H, 0 W, 0 K. 4.05

High A: Tampa (35-31) swept a DH.
Reg sched. game: Won 11-1. CF Tito Polo double, triple, 4 RBI. LF Trey Amburgey 2 hits, rbi. 2B Nick Solak 2-run HR. 3B Kyle Holder 3 hits, rbi.

Widener 4 IP, 1 R, 3 H, 2 W, 6 K. Gave up 1 HR. 4.19
Tarpley (W 1-0, 0.00) 2 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 2 W, 3 K.
Reeves 1 IP, 0 r, 2 H, 0 W, 0 K. 5.23

Won Makeup of 6/13 game 5-1. Polo LF, 2 hits, RBI. 2B Solak 2 RBI.

Koerner (W, 2-1, 2.45) 7 IP, 1 R, 6 H, 1 W, 4 K. Gave up 1 HR.

Low A: Charleston (32-34) won 5-2. CF Estevan Florial 3 hits. DH Angel Aguilar 2 hits, 2 RBI. LF Ben Ruta 2 hits, RBI.

Perez (W, 2-3, 3.51) 6 IP, 2 R, 4 H, 3 W, 6 K.
Diehl (S, 1)  3 IP, 0 R, 2 H, 0 W, 4 K. 3.75

Minor League Report. Herrera continues to dominate AA.

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AAA: SWB  (31-22) lost 2-0, and got just two hits. 3B Gleyber Torres is coming, but that may be a bit delayed, since Torres is hitting just .194 since his promotion to AAA eleven games ago. Remember, he is only 20. He was 0 for 3 with a walk and struck out twice. DH Tyler Austin, on rehab (which should be finishing soon) was 0 for 4 with 2 strikeouts. SWB struck out 11x.

Cessa (L, 2-6, 4.42) 8 IP, 2 R, 5 H, 0 w, 7 K. Gave up 1 HR.
Jones 1 Ip, 0 r, 0 H, 0 W, 1 K. 2.30

Despite their good record, SWB is 5 GB of the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs (Phillies affiliate) in their division, but sitting in a wild card position. Of course, it’s still early.

AA: Trenton (35-19, 1st place by 2.5 in their division) won 6-5, surviving a scare when they gave up 5 in the bottom of the 9th.

SS Thairo Estrada 3 hits, 3B Miguel Andujar 2 hits, 1B Billy Fleming 3 hits, CF Rashad Crawford 2 hits, RBI, and 2 RBI for 2B Abiatal Avelino.

Ronald Herrera is another prospect having a great year and someone to keep an eye on. The righty just turned 22.

Herrera (W, 6-0, 1.24) 7 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 2 W, 6 K.
Frare 1 IP, 3 R, 1 H, 2 W, 1 K. 5.40
Coshow 1/3 IP, 2 R, 2 H, 0 W, 0 K. 4.18
Brewer (S, 2 ) 2/3 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 W, 0 K. 2.38

High A: Tampa (28-28, 4th, 4 GB) lost 11-5. 1B Greg Bird on rehab: 1 for 2, single & walk.

2-run HR DH Chris Gittens. Solo HR C Sharif Othman.

The following had 2 hits each: CF Jorge Mateo, 2B Nick Solak, SS Kyle Holder.

Widener (L, 3-5, 4.41) 3 2/3 IP, 4 R, 3 H, 4 W, 4 K. Gave up 1 HR.
Reeves 1 2/3 IP, 3 R, 3 H, 1 W, 1 K. 8.53
Schwaab 2 1/3 IP, 4 R, all unearned, 4 H, 0 W, 2 k. Gave up 1 HR. 3.32
Pena 1 1/3 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 0 W, 1 K. 3.68

Low A: Charleston (27-28, 5th, 7 GB) won 5-0. RF Isiah Gilliam 2-run HR. 3B Oswaldo Cabrera solo HR. LF Ben Ruta 3 hits.

Diehl (W, 6-1, 3.79) 5 IP, 0 R, 4 H, 2 W, 5 K.
Espinal (H, 1) 3 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 W, 3 K. 1.35
Mundell 1 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 W, 0 K. 2.18

Minor League Report. Great pitching.

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AAA: SWB (25-18) won 5-0. Maybe Chase Headley should look over his shoulder, for Gleyber Torres, in his 2nd AAA game, once again played 3B tonight.

Tyler Wade, SS, 2 hits, HR, 2 RBI, same with CF Dustin Fowler. Fowler’s performance is important because Jacoby Ellsbury suffered a concussion making a great catch tonight, and if he needs DL time….

2B Rob Refsnyder, LF Clint Frazier (double, solo HR) and RF Mason Williams 2 hits each.

Domingo German awesome tonight.

German (1-0, 3.29) 7 IP, 0 R, 3 H, 2 W, 10 K.
Gallegos 2 iP, 0 R, 2 H, 1 W, 4 K. 3.38

AA: Trenton (28-16) won 1-0. DH Jake Cave 2 doubles, RBI. LF Zack Zehner 2 for 2.

Domingo Acevedo awesome.

Acevedo (w 2-0, 0.00) 7 1/ 3 IP, 0 R, 3 H, 0 W, 9 K. 
Feyereisen (S, 3) 1 2/3 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 W, 3 K. 2.55

High A: Tampa rained out.

Low A: Charleston split a DH.

Game 1: Lost 3-0. CF Blake Rutherford and Diego Castillo had all their hits, 2 each.

Keller (L, 3-4, 4.53) 6 IP, 3 R, 7 H, 1 W, 3 K.

Game 2: won 10-5 in 4 1/2 Innings (23-22)

Lf Ben Ruta and CF Estevan Florial 2 hits. 2 RBI each.  C Donny Sands and 1B Brandon Wagner each 3 for 3.  SS Diego Castillo 2 RBI.

Orozco 3 2/3 IP, 5 R, 4 ER, 5 H, 5 W, 4 K. 6.31
Morris (W, 1-1, 2.08) 1 1/3 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 0 W, 1 K. 2.08

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Minor League Report. Yankees promote Torres to AAA.

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The Yanks have promoted INF Gleyber Torres to AA SWB and P Josh Rogers and Jose Mesa Jr., to AA Trenton.

AAA: SWB (24-17) won 5-4 in 11 on a squeeze bunt by Cito Culver (hope Girardi saw that, he NEVER squeezes).

LF Dustin Fowler solo HR. 2 hits DH Mark Payton.

Bryan Mitchell was called up to the Yanks before the game, and Giovanny Gallegos sent back to SWB.

Ruth 3 IP, 4 R, 7 H, 1 W, 1 K. 12.00 Gave up 2 HR.
Brewer 2 1/3 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 1 W, 2 k. 9.53
Gurka 2 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 W, 2K. 5.74
Frieri 2 2/3 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 1 W, 1 K. 2.41
Jones (W, 2-1, 2.95) 1 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 W, 1 K.

AA: Trenton (25-16) lost 1-0. SS Thairo Estrada 2 hits.

Torres played 3B before his callup. 0 for 2, 2 walks, a SB. .273-5-18, 5 SB

Tyler Austin, on rehab, played 1B, 1 for 2 (single).

Ramirez (L, 5-1, 3.00) 6 IP, 1 R, 4 H, 2 W, 8 K.
Mesa 3 IP, 0 r, 0 H, 2 W, 2 K. 0.00

Mesa is the son of former reliever Jose Mesa, who pitched from 1987, 1990-2007 for the Orioles, Indians, Giants, Mariners, Phillies, Pirates, Rockies, Tigers and Phillies again and who saved 321 games, going 80-109, 4.36, ERA+ 100. In 1995, he led the AL with 46 saves and finished runnerup for the CYA and 4th in MVP voting.

High A: Tampa (21-23) won 15-0. SS Kyle Holder 3 hits, 2 RBI.

RF Tito Polo 2 hits, 2 RBI. 1B Chris Gittens 4 hits, 2 HR, 4 RBI.

DH Nick Solak 3 hits, HR, 2 RBI. 3B Mandy Alvarez 2 H, RBI

2B Gosuke Katoh hits, C Sharif Othman 3 hits, 2 RBI.

Rogers (w 4-3, 2.22) 5 2/3 IP, 0 R, 3 H, 1 W, 8 K. Promoted to AA after game.
Gomez 1 1/3 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 W, 1 K. 0.00
McNamara 2 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 W, 2 K. 1.42

Low A: Charleston (22-21)  won 4-2.

CF Estevan Florial 2 hits, rbi. SS Hoy Jun Park 2 RBI. RF Ben Ruta 2 hits.

Diehl (w, 5-0, 2.70) 6 IP, 2 R, 5 H, 3 W, 7 K. Gave up 1 HR.
Morris (H, 1) 2 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 0 w, 3 K. 2.31
Mundell (S, 4) 1 ip, 0 r, 0 h, 0 W, 0 k. 2.70

 

Minor League Report.

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AAA: SWB (22-16) won 11-10 in 11 innings. LF Clint Frazier 3 hits, 2 doubles (inc. walkoff double), HR, 2 RBI. SS Tyler Wade 2 hits, .322. 2B Rob Refsnyder 2 hits, .317. DH Mike Ford HR, 3 RBI. 3B Ruben Tejada 2 hits, solo HR. C Francisco Diaz 2 hits, 3 RBI.

German 6 2/3 IP, 5 R, 7 H, 3 W, 6 K. 6.75 gave up 2 HR.
Brewer (H, 1) 1 1/3 IP, 4 R, 3 H, 0 W, 1 K. 16.20
Frieri (BS, 1) 1 IP, 1 R, 1 H, 0 W, 3 K. 2.81. Gave up a GS in the 9th.
Mantiply (w, 2-2, 2.75) 2 IP, 0 R, 2 H, 0 W, 1 K.

AA: Trenton (24-14) won 9-2. 2B Thairo Estrada 3 hits, RBI. SS Gleyber Torres HR, 2 RBI. DH Jake Cave 2 hits, HR, 2 RBI. 3B Miguel Andujar solo HR. RF Billy McKinney solo HR. LF Zack Zehner 2 hits, rbi.

Herrera (w, 4-0, 1.14) 5 1/3 IP, 2 R, 4 H, 1 W, 1 K, gave up 1 HR.
Wotherspoon 2 2/3 IP, 0 R, 2 H 0W 4 K. 0.96
Hissong 1 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 1 W, 1 K. 5.28

High A: Tampa (20-21) won 1-0. 3B Kyle Holder RBI triple.

Littell (w, 4-1, 2.29) 7 IP, 0 R, 6 H, 0 W, 6 K.
Pena (H, 3) 1 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 1 W, 2 K. 5.28
Carroll (S, 2) I IP, 0 R, 0 H, 0 W, 2 K. 2.50

Low A: Charleston (19-21) lost 9-4. DH Ben Ruta 2 hits, 2 RBI. 2B Hoy Jun Park 2 hits, .317.

Keller (L 3-3, 4.54) 5 IP, 6 R, 5 ER, 6 H, 1 W, 5 K.
Mahoney 2 IP, 2 R, 4 H, 0 W, 3 K. 1.69
Rosa 2 Ip, 1 R, 2 H, 0 W, 0 K 5.16.

Minor League Report.

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AAA: SWB (16-15) lost 11-5. SS Tyler Wade 3 hits, SB #11. CF Dustin Fowler double, triple (his sixth) 3 RBI. 2B Rob Refsnyder 2 hits. 2 RBI for Kyle Higashioka. SWB made 4 errors in the game.

Mitchell (L, 0-1, 5.06) 2 1/3 IP, 5 R, 2 ER, 4 H, 1 W, 3 K.
Gurka 1 1/3 IP, 4 R, 3 ER, 6 H, 0 W, 0 K. 7.59
Mantiply 3 1/3 IP, 2 R, 1 ER, 4 H, 0 W, 3 K. 3.45
Webb 1 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 0 W, 2 k. 4.40

AA: Trenton (19-13) lost 6-2. 2B Thairo Estrada 2 hits.

Sheffield (L, 1-2, 3.86) 5 2/3 IP, 4 R, 9 H, 0 W, 4 K.
Wotherspoon 2 1/3 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 2 w, 2 K. 1.23
Frare 1 IP, 2 R, 4 H, 1 W, 1 K. 4.20

High A: Tampa (15-20) lost 2-0. DH Mandy Alvarez 2 hits.

Widener (L, 1-4, 4.13) 5 IP, 2 R, 5 H, 0 W, 6 K
Gomez 2 IP, 0 r, 2 H, 0 W, 4 K. 0.00
Harris 1 IP, 0 r, 0 H, 3 W, 3 K. 3.86

Low A: Charleston (17-17) won big, 14-4. 2B Diego Castillo 3 hits, 3 RBI. LF Ben Ruta 3 hits. 3B Oswaldo Cabrera 3 rbi. C Donny Sands 2 hits, rbi. RF Blake Rutherford 2 hits, 2 RBI. SS Hoy Jun Park 2 RBI. CF Estevan Florial 2 rbi. DH Isiah Gilliam 2 hits, rbi.

Keller (W, 3-2, 3.89) 6 IP, 4 R, 6 H, 0 W, 10 K.
Mahoney 2 IP, 0 R, 3 H, 0 W, 2 K. 0.93
Mundell 1 IP, 0 r, 0 H, 0 W, 2 K. 3.29