|Rochester||Lost, 5-1||OFF DAY||N/A|
|Harrisburg||Won, 2-1 (11 inn.)||OFF DAY||N/A|
|Wilmington||Won, 7-1||OFF DAY||N/A|
|Fredericksburg||Lost, 6-4||OFF DAY||N/A|
|FCL Nationals||OFF DAY||vs. FCL Astros Orange, 12 p.m.|
|DSL Nationals||OFF DAY||@ DSL Colorado, 11 a.m.|
St. Paul 5 Rochester 1
• Adon (L, 0-1) 2IP, 4H, 3R, 3ER, 3BB, 5K, HR
• Je. Rodriguez 2IP, 0H, 0R, 1BB, 2K
• Fox 2-4
• Gushue 1-3, BB
The Saints completed their six-game sweep of the Red Wings with a 5-1 win in the finale. Rochester starter Joan Adon lost as he coughed up three runs on four hits (one HR) and three walks while fanning five. It was his second career start at AAA. Lucius Fox and Taylor Gushue were the only two Red Wings to reach base twice with the lone run coming on a groundout following a Matt Lipka triple.
Harrisburg 2 Bowie 1 (11 inn.)
• Fuentes 5IP, 3H, 0R, 3BB, 1K,
• B. González (W, 1IP, 0H, 0R, 1BB, 1K
• Dunn 2-4, RBI
• W. Garcia 1-1, 2B, RBI
For the second straight game, Harrisburg got the best of Bowie in extras, taking the finale, 2-1 in 11 innings, and the series, 6-1. Senators starter Steven Fuentes spun five scoreless innings, giving up three hits and three walks and striking out one. Brian Gonzalez picked up the win as he worked around both a walk and the free runner for his first win of ’22. Wilson Garcia’s pinch-hit double tied it in the 10th while Jack Dunn’s second single walked off the BaySox. Harrisburg was held to just five hits and four walks and was 1-for-6 with RISP.
Wilmington 7 Rome 1
• Parker 2⅓ IP, 3H, 1R, 1ER, 5BB, 1K, BK
• M. Peña (W, 2-2) 2IP, 0H, 0R, 0BB, 3K
• Pineda 2-5, 2B, RBI
• Barley 2-4, R, BB, SB(HP)
• Banks 1-3, R, 3B, RBI
The Blue Rocks earned a series split with a 7-1 win over the R-Braves. Mitchell Parker reclaimed the Sally Lg. lead for walks issued with five, which sent him packing after two and a 1/3rds innings. Parker finished with one run allowed on three hits. Malvin Peña picked up the win with two scoreless innings of relief. Wilmington broke out for four runs with two out in the 7th, beginning with a double steal by Jordy Barley (home) and Darren Baker (second). A Drew Mendoza single, steal of second, and back-to-back doubles by Yasel Antuna and Omar Meregildo capped off the rally. Wilmington finished with 12 hits but no beer man as every starter had at least one.
Lynchburg 6 Fredericksburg 4
• Caceres 5IP, 5H, 2R, 2ER, 2BB, 3K, HR
• Ribalta (L, 0-2) 2IP, 5H, 2R, 2ER, 1BB, 2K
• Young 2-5, 2RBI, OF assist at 3B
• Infante 1-3, 2B, BB, RBI
Fredericksburg made the most of its limited chances, scoring four times on six hits and two walks. But the pitching just wasn’t there as the Hillcats got to all three FredNats pitchers for two runs each to take the series finale, 6-4. Bryan Caceres went the first five frames, allowing two runs on five hits and two walks while striking out three. Todd Peterson and Orlando Ribalta each let in two runs on five hits over two innings, with Ribalta taking his second loss. Jacob Young singled twice and drove in two while Sammy Infante doubled and T.J. White tripled to lead the Fredericksburg offense.
Roster moves: IF J.T. Arruda MiLB rehab at FCL ended, activated from the 7-Day I.L., and reassigned from Wilmington.
FCL Nationals (2-2, T3rd, 1½ GB, FCL East)
The F-Nats split their first four games Four of the five games this week will be in West Palm Beach as they play both Astros teams (Orange and Blue) and host the F-Cards before visiting the F-Cards on Saturday.
DSL Nationals (5-1, 1st, 1½ GA, DSL South)
The D-Nats started 2022 strong with five wins in six games. This week, it’s home games against the D-Cubs Blue on Monday, D-Colorado on Saturday, and road games against D-Colorado (Tuesday) and the D-Mariners (Friday).