Tuesday, June 30, 2009

6/30 Minor League Report - Will it ever stop raining?

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(Triple-A) Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (43-32) against Rochester (37-39) was rained out. The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader in September.

Notes:
Chad Jennings is reporting that George Kontos will likely have season-ending Tommy John surgery to repair a torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right arm. ... Richie Robnett has been called up to Triple-A.

(Double-A) Trenton (38-38) lost to Erie (41-36) 5-3: Box Score - Recap

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
R H E
Trenton
0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
3 6 2
Erie
0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 X
5 8 0
W: Stanley (2-2, 4.85); L: Bleich (0-1, 8.44); SV: Jensen (7)
HR: TRN: Montero 2 (3). ERI: Bourquin (1).

Offense:
Reegie Corona: 1-for-5
Chris Malec: 1-for-5
Jorge Vazquez: 0-for-3, BB, R
Jesus Montero: 2-for-3, 2 HR, 3 RBI, BB, 2 R
Edwar Gonzalez: 1-for-4
Jack Rye: 0-for-2, 2 BB
Marcos Vechionacci: 1-for-3, BB
Justin Snyder: 0-for-3, BB

Pitching:
Jeremy Bleich (L, 0-1): 5.1 IP, 7 H, 5 R, 5 ER, 3 BB, 4 K (4.85 ERA) - First Double-A start.
Kevin Whelan: 2.2 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 2 BB, 3 K (3.46 ERA)

(High-A) Tampa (Overall 33-38, Second Half 3-1) against Sarasota (Overall 30-43, Second Half 2-3) was rained out.

(Low-A) Charleston (Overall 42-34, second half 3-3) lost to Greenville (Overall 41-32, second half 2-3) 13-4: Box Score - Recap

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
R H E
Greenville
0 0 1 3 1 0 0 7 1
13 16 2
Charleston
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
4 7 2
W: Strickland (5-4, 3.16); L: Marshall (3-5, 5.45); SV: Williamson (5)
HR: GVL: Dent (4). CSC: Mesa (17).

Offense:
Jose Pirela: 1-for-4
Raymond Kruml: 1-for-4, R
Melky Mesa: 1-for-3, HR, RBI, 2 R
Abraham Almonte: 1-for-4, RBI, R, SB (14)
Taylor Grote: 1-for-3, BB
Garrison Lassiter: 1-for-4, 2 RBI
Chase Weems: 1-for-3

Pitching:
Brett Marshall (L, 3-5): 4.1 IP, 6 H, 5 R, 5 ER, 1 BB, 3 K (5.45 ERA)
Brad Rulon: 1.2 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 4 K (1.37 ERA)
Charles Nolte: 1.2 IP, 4 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 1 BB, 0 K (6.30 ERA)
Garrett Patterson: 1.1 IP, 5 H, 4 R, 3 ER, 1 BB, 1 K (20.25 ERA)

(Single-A Short-Season) Staten Island (5-6) beat Aberdeen (4-7) 4-3 in 11 innings: Box Score - Recap

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
R H E
Aberdeen
0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 8 0
Staten Island
2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1
4 10 1
W: Bailey (1-0, 6.75); L: Barajas (0-1, 9.00)
HR: ABD: Mooney, M (1).

Offense:
Jimmy Paredes: 2-for-4, BB, R, 2 SB (7)
Kelvin Castro: 0-for-4, BB
Zolio Almonte: 0-for-4, BB, R, SB (5)
Kyle Higshioka: 2-for-2, RBI, 2 BB
Emmerson Landoni: 0-for-0, R
Neil Medchill: 2-for-5, 2B, RBI, R
Deangelo Mack: 2-for-5, 2B, RBI
Luke Murton: 0-for-4, BB
Robert Lyerly: 1-for-5, RBI
Francisco Santana: 1-for-3, BB

Pitching:
Arodys Vizcaino: 4 IP, 3 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 2 BB, 7 K, (2.19 ERA)
Kelvin Perez: 3 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 2 K (5.40 ERA)
Ryan Flannery: 1 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 2 K (2.16 ERA)
Ronny Marte: 2 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 3 K (1.23 ERA)
Bailey (W, 1-0): 1 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 3 BB, 1 K (6.75 ERA)

(Rookie) GCL Yanks (5-0) against the GCL Phillies (2-3) was also rained out.