|TBD and Long (1-1, 2.77) vs.
Ca. Smith (6-0, 2.25) and Wotherspoon (1-0, 3.00)
|Simms (3-4, 3.44) vs. TBD|
|Potomac||Lost, 4-2||@ Myrtle Beach,
|Silvestre (6-2, 4.28) vs.
Hatch (3-6, 3.33)
|Hagerstown||Won, 9-0||@ Delmarva,
|M. Mills (8-2, 2.41) vs.
Dietz (0-6, 5.32)
|Auburn||OFF DAY||@ State College,
|Y. Ramirez (1-0, 1.50) vs.
Shew (1-0, 0.00)
Scranton/Wilkes-Barre 2 Syracuse 1 – SUSP.
Syracuse was losing 2-1 when the rains came and halted play in the top of the 2nd. After a 50-minute delay, the game was suspended. They’ll try to finish and then play seven innings today for a de facto doubleheader.
Harrisburg 4 Reading 3 – GAME ONE
• Estevez 5IP, 10H, 3R, 3ER, BB, 2K
• Cordero (W, 2-2) 2IP, 0H, 0R, 0BB, 2K
• Perez 2-2, R, 2B, BB, 2RBI
• Hernandez 2-3, 2R, HR, RBI
After spotting the Fightins a 3-0 lead after 4½ innings, the Sens got two in the 5th and two more in the 6th to take the opener, 4-3. Wirkin “For the Weekend” Estevez gave up the aforementioned three runs on ten hits and a walk over five innings for the no-decision. Jimmy Cordero struck out two over two perfect innings of relief to earn the win. Steven Perez singled, doubled, and walked while Yadiel Hernandez went 2-for-3 with a HR and two RBI to lead the Harrisburg offense.
Reading 4 Reading 1 – GAME TWO
• Self 3IP, 0H, 0R, BB, 3K
• Valdez (L, 0-2) 2IP, 3H, 3R, 2ER, 0BB, 3K, HR
• Abreu 2-3, R, 3B
• Marmolejos 1-3, BB, RBI
Harrisburg got a run in the 1st and then gave up four unanswered runs as Reading took the nightcap, 4-1. Derek Self made the sport start and put up three goose eggs before giving way to Phillips Valdez, who let in three runs on three hits over two innings to take the loss. Osvaldo Abreu singled, tripled, and scored a run while Jose “Orange” Marmolejos drove in Abreu with an RBI single and walked to pace the Senators offense.
Myrtle Beach 4 Potomac 3
• Borne (L, 3-3) 6IP, 9H, 4R, 3ER, 0BB, 4K
• R. Pena 1IP, 0H, 0R, 0BB, 0K
• Robles 1-3, R, 2B, BB, CS(7)
• Lora 1-3, R
The P-Nats were held to just three hits and a walk as the Pelicans doubled ’em up, 4-2. Grant Borne took the loss with all four Myrtle Beach runs allowed on nine hits. He walked none and struck out four. Ronald Pena and Tyler Skulina both turned in a scoreless innings of relief. Victor Robles was the sole Potomac batter to reach base twice with a double and a walk.
Hagerstown 9 Delmarva 0
• Sharp (W, 4-5) 6IP, 5H, 0R, BB, 6K
• Fuentes 2IP, 1H, 0R, BB, K
• Johnson 3-5, 2R, 2B, RBI, OF assist at 2B
• Neuse 2-4, 2R, HR, 2RBI, SB(10)
• Perkins 2-5, 2R, 2-2B, RBI
Three Hagerstown pitchers combined on a seven-hit shutout of Delvmarva, 9-0. Sterling Sharp went the first six innings and allowed five hits and a walk while setting down six on strikes for his fourth win. Steven Fuentes and Phil Morse both worked around two baserunners but preserved the whitewash. Every starter had a least one hit in the 15-hit barrage, led by Dan Johnson with three hits and Sheldon Neuse with five total bases. Roster move: RHP Weston Davis assigned to the GCL for MiLB rehab.
Auburn – OFF DAY
Auburn is 3-5 after its first scheduled day off and looks for its second road win as the Doubledays play the Spikes for three in State College.