|Rochester||Lost, 3-2||vs. Syracuse, 1:05 p.m.||Adon (0-1, 13.50) vs. Fisher (0-1, 7.88)|
|Harrisburg||Lost, 9-5||@ Akron, 6:35 p.m.||Reyes (2-2, 3.51) vs. Cantillo (3-3, 2.25)|
|Wilmington||Won, 7-3||vs. Aberdeen, 6:35 p.m.||Cuevas (1-7, 4.72) vs. Armbruester (2-1, 4.02)|
|@ Salem, 7:05 p.m.||Rutledge (1-4, 7.43) vs. Encarnacion (5-3, 4.44)|
|FCL Nationals||Won, 4-2||OFF DAY|
|DSL Nationals||Lost, 1-0||@ DSL Boston Blue, 11 a.m.|
Syracuse 3 Rochester 2
• Verrett 5⅔ IP, 4H, 1R, 1ER, 1BB, 6K
• Clay (L, 1-2) 1⅓ IP, 2H, 2R, 2ER, 0BB, 2K, HR, 1-0 IR-S
• Stevenson 2-4, R, SB
• Freeman 1-4, R, 2B
Rochester briefly led this one twice – 1-0 and 2-1 – until a two-run HR in the 7th put Syracuse up by the eventual final score, 3-2. Logan Verrett pitched into the 6th for fourth time in 11 starts. He gave up a run on four hits and one walks while fanning six over five and 2/3rds innings. Sam Clay served up the gamewinner in the 7th after getting the last out in the 6th. Andrew Stevenson singled twice, scored a run, and stole base #18 to extend his hitting streak to seven games. Cole Freeman doubled and scored the other run. The Red Wings tallied eight hits and two walks total for the night.
Roster moves: IF Alcides Escobar MLB Rehab ended; RHP Cory Abbott optioned from Washington.
Akron 9 Harrisburg 5
• Troop 5IP, 5H, 4R, 4ER, 2BB, 6K, HR, WP
• Schaller (BS, 2; L, 2-1) ⅓ IP, 2H, 5R, 5ER, 3BB, 0K
• A. Young 1-3, R, BB, HR, 2RBI, 2K
• Alu 1-3, R, 3B, 2BB, 2RBI
• W. Garcia 1-4, R, BB, HR(10), RBI
A five-run meltdown in the 8th turned a might-have-been 5-4 win into a 9-5 loss for the Senators. Alex Troop wobbled through five innings, giving up four runs on five hits, including a three-run HR, and two walks. He struck out six. Reid Schaller retired just one of six batters faced and all five that reached base (two hits, three walks) came around to score. Harrisburg was shut out the through the first five before Wilson Garcia smacked his team-leading 10th HR in the 6th. Harrisburg added two more in the 7th on a two-run triple by Jake Alu and two more in the 8th on two-run HR by Andrew Young.
Roster moves: RHP Danny Dopico reassigned from Rochester; C Jake Sullivan reassigned from Fredericksburg, placed on Developmental List.
Wilmington 7 Aberdeen 3
• Theophile (W, 1-1) 5IP, 4H, 2R, 1ER, 4BB, 4K, HR
• Ferrer 2IP, 0H, 0R, 2BB, 1K
• Meregildo 3-4, R, 2B, HR, 3RBI
• Antuna 3-4, 2R, RBI, SB
• Sánchez 2-4, R
Wilmington put up three-sports in both the 2nd and 3rd and flew past Aberdeen, 7-3 in the opener. Rodney Theophile picked up his first High-A win with five innings of two-run on four hits (one HR) and four walks while striking out… wait for it… four. Omar Meregildo was a triple shy of the cycle as he hit his 17th double and 12th HR to drive in three. Drew Mendoza also went deep with HR #4 while Yasel Antuna added three singles to pace the Blue Rocks offense.
Roster moves: RHP Jack Sinclair promoted from Fredericksburg; C Wilmer Perez activated from Rochester Developmental List, reassigned to Wilmington; RHP Tyler Yankosky, LHP Michael Kirian placed on 7-Day I.L.; C Jarrett Gonzales activated from Developmental List.
Fredericksburg 8 Salem 7 (10 inn.)
• A. Lara 6IP, 6H, 4R, 4ER, 3BB, 3K, HR
• Alvarez (BS, 1; W, 3-4) 2IP, 5H, 3R, 3ER, 0BB, 2K, HR, HBP
• Threadgill (SV, 1) 1IP, 0H, 0R, 0BB, 0K
• White 2-3, R, 3B, 2BB
• J. Young 2-6, 2RBI
• Infante 2-6, 2RBI
The FredNats won a seesaw, extra-innings battle Last Night in Salem
FCL Nationals 4 FCL Marlins 2
• Atencio 5IP, 4H, 0R, 0BB, 6K
• Seijas (BS, 1; W, 2-00 2IP, 2H, 2R, 2ER, 1BB, 0K
• P. González (SV, 1) 1IP, 1H, 0R, 0BB, 0K
• Quintana 3-5, R, 2B
• De La Cruz 2-5, R
The F-Nats were gifted six walks and four errors but only managed to score one unearned run as they doubled up the F-Marlins, 4-2. Miguel Atencio started and spun five scoreless innings, with four hits and no walks while fanning six. SSDL for Karlo Seijas who got the dreaded blown-save-win for being the pitcher of record after blowing a 2-0 lead with two runs on hits and a walk over two innings. Roismar Quintana singled twice and doubled once to lead the seven-hit offense, which went 0-for-14 with RISP and left on 11 baserunners.
DSL Colorado 1 DSL Nationals 0
• Moron 5IP, 2H, 0R, 1BB, 3K, HBP
• Roman (L, 0-1) 2IP, 2H, 1R, 1ER, 0BB, 1K
• W. Diaz 2-3
• Vaquero 1-4
D-Colorado shut out the D-Nats, 1-0, on three hits. Raynel Moron started and pitched five scoreless innings, with two hits and a walk allowed while striking out three. The loss went to Angel Roman, who gave up the sole run of the game on two hits over two innings. Winder Diaz singled twice while Crithian Vaquero singled once to account for the three hits.