A weekend’s worth of Down on the Farm

So Joba finally allowed a baserunner
Brower, not Joba, gets the call in Myers's wake

Looks like we missed some valuable time in the minors. Ben and I were both away this weekend, hence the lack of activity. But we’re back now, and with three full Down on the Farms. Here ya go, folks.

Sunday

Triple-A Scranton (2-1 win over Buffalo)
Brett Gardner: 0 for 4, 2 K — eh, give him a day to get back in the swing
Justin Christian: 1 for 4
Giambi: 0 for 3, 1 BB, 1 K
Angel Chavez: 0 for 3, 1 BB, 1 K
Eric Duncan: 2 for 3, 1 2B
KT: 1 for 4, 1 K
Alberto: 0 for 4
Durazo: 1 for 1 — pinch hit in the 9th and drove in the go-ahead run
Mighty Matt: 6 IP, 7 H, 1 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 5 K — too bad he’ll never don pinstripes again
Ross Ohlendorf: 2 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 2 K — Joba, Britton, Edwar, Ohlendorf…why are Villone and Farnsworth in our bullpen again?
Jose Veras: 1 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 2 K — still not impressive

Double-A Trenton (8-1 loss to Bowie)
Reggie Corona: 1 for 5
Bronson Sardinha: 1 for 4
Cody Ehlers: 1 for 4
Alan Horne: 5 IP, 8 H, 6 R, 6 ER, 3 BB, 6 K — starting to look like Marquez
Scott Patterson: 1 IP, zeroes, 1 K

High-A Tampa (5-3 loss to Brevard County)
Edwardo Nunez: 1 for 4, 1 K
Ajax: 0 for 4 — a rarity indeed
Jose Tabata: 1 for 4, 1 HR — noice
Edwar Gonzalez: 2 for 4
Vech: 2 for 4, 1 2B
Frankie Cervelli: 1 for 3, 1 2B
Brett Smith: 5 IP, 4 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 4 BB, 4 K — control still fails him
Zach Kroenke: 2 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 1 K

Low-A Charleston (7-3 win over Greensboro)
Mitch Hilligoss: 0 for 4
Kyle Anson: 2 for 4
Jesus Calzado: 1 for 4
Seth Fortenberry: 0 for 1 — pinch hit, so he isn’t hurt
Ian Nova: 5.1 IP, 8 H, 3 R, 2 ER, 3 BB, 1 K

Short Season Staten Island (13-8 win over Hudson Valley in 10 innings)
Justin Snyder: 3 for 6, 1 2B, 3 K
Taylor Holiday: 4 for 6, 1 2B
Damon Sublett: 0 for 4, 1 BB, 2 K
Braedyn Pruitt: 0 for 2, 1 K
Dave Williams: 1 for 4, 1 K
Jose Gil: 2 for 4, 1 HR, 1 K
Jason Stephens: 6 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 2 BB, 2 K

Rookie GCL Yanks had a scheduled day off

Saturday

Triple-A Scranton (4-3 loss to Buffalo)
KT: 1 for 4
Alberto: 0 for 3
Giambi: 0 for 3, 1 BB
Angel Chavez: 2 for 4, 2 2B
Erubiel Durazo: 3 for 4 — still too late
Justin Christian: 1 for 4
Wil Nieves: 1 for 3
Steve White: 7 IP, 7 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 1 BB, 4 K
Joba: 2 IP, 1 H, zeroes, 5 K — Bronx Bound
Chris Britton: 1 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 2 K — him, too

Double-A Trenton (10-3 win over Bowie)
Reggie Corona: 1 for 3, 1 BB
Bronson Sardinha: 4 for 5, 1 2B — where the hell was that in Scranton?
Cody Ehlers: 2 for 3, 2 2B
PJ Pilittere: 1 for 3, 1 BB
Chase Wright: 7 IP, 6 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 1 BB, 4 K — ruined

High-A Tampa (5-2 win over Clearwater)
Ajax: 2 for 4, 1 HR, 1 K
Jose Tabata: 0 for 4, 1 K
Edwar Gonzalez: 1 for 4, 1 HR, 1 K
Vech: 0 for 4, 1 K
Frankie Cervelli: 1 for 3, 1 BB, 1 K
George Kontos: 6 IP, 3 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 5 K
David Robertson: 2 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 1 K
Eric Wordekemper: 1 IP, zeroes

Low-A Charleston (4-3 win over Greensboro in 11 innings)
Mitch Hilligoss: 0 for 5
Seth Fortenberry: 0 for 2 — pulled after 2 AB
Jesus Calzado: 1 for 5
Mike Dunn: 4.2 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 6 BB, 2 K — yeah, six is too many
Jon Hovis: 3.1 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 K — blew the save on an unearned run, but ended up winning it

Short Season Staten Island (7-3 win over Lowell)
Justin Snyder: 2 for 4, 1 2B, 1 K
Taylor Holiday: 1 for 4, 1 BB, 1 K
Damon Sublett: – for 3, 1 BB, 1 K
Braedyn Pruitt: 1 for 4, 1 BB, 1 K
Dave Williams: 1 for 5, 1 2B, 2 K
Jose Gil: 1 for 2, 3 BB
Austin Krum: 1 for 4, 1 K
Ryan Pope: 4.2 IP, 5 H, 2 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 4 K
Jon Ortiz: 1 IP, zeroes, 1 K

Rookie GCL Yanks (6-5 loss to GCL Blue Jays)
Abe Almonte: 2 for 5
Prilys Cuello: 2 for 5, 1 2B
Zoilo Almonte: 0 for 4
Melky Mesa: 1 for 3, 1 K
Jairo Heredia: 4.2 IP, 5 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 5 K — Jairo Watch?

Friday

Triple-A Scranton (7-6 win over Buffalo in Game 1)
Kevin Thompson: 1 for 4, 1 HR
Alberto Gonzalez: 0 for 3, 1 BB
Jason Giambi: 1 for 2, 1 HR
Erubiel Durazo: 1 for 3
Justin Christian: 0 for 3
Wil Nieves: 0 for 2
IPK: 5 IP, 5 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 2 BB, 4 K — one of his worst outings of the year; that says a lot
Jose Veras: .1 IP, 1 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 3 BB, 0 K — blowin’ it
Charlie Manning: 1.2 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 K

Triple-A Scranton (2-1 win over Buffalo in Game 2)
Justin Christian: 1 for 4, 1 2B
Alberto Gonzalez: 1 for 2, 1 3B, 1 BB, 1 K
Jason Giambi: 0 for 1, 2 BB
Kevin Thompson: 1 for 2, 1 2B, 1 BB, 1 K
Eric Duncan: 0 for 3, 1 K
Colter Bean: 4.2 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 2 BB, 5 K
T.J. Beam: .1 IP, 1 H, zeroes
Edwar: 2 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 2 K
Chris Britton: 1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 K

Double-A Trenton (8-7 loss to Bowie)
Reggie Corona: 0 for 4, 1 BB, 1 K
Bronson Sardinha: 1 for 4, 1 HR, 1 BB, 3 K
Omir Santos: 2 for 4
Matt Carson: 2 for 5, 1 2B, 1 HR, 2 K
Jason Jones: 4 IP, 11 H, 8 R, 9 ER, 2 BB, 2 K — gave up all 8 in the first
Scott Patterson: 2 IP, 2 H, zeroes, 3 K
Kevin Whelan: 2 IP, zeroes, 1 K
Justin Pope: 1 IP, zeroes

High-A Tampa (7-4 win over Clearwater in Game 1)
Ajax: 1 for 3, 1 BB
Jose Tabata: 1 for 4, 1 K
Vech: 1 for 3, 1 HR — salami
Frankie Cervelli: 1 for 2, 1 K
Elvys Quezada: 5 IP, 4 H, 3 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 7 K
Mike Martinez: 1.1 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 2 K
Eric Wordekepmper: .2 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 2 K

High-A Tampa (3-2 win over Clearwater in Game 2)
Ajax: 1 for 2, 1 BB, 1 K
Jose Tabata: 1 for 3, 1 2B
Edwar Gonzalez: 1 for 3, 1 K
Vech: 0 for 3
Phil Coke: 5 IP, 4 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 2 BB, 4 K
Josh Schmidt: 2 IP, 4 H, 2 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 K

Low-A Charleston (3-2 win over Greensboro)
Mitch Hilligoss: 0 for 4
Seth Fortenberry: 2 for 4, 1 K
Jesus Calzado: 1 for 4, 1 K
Ferdin Tejeda: 2 IP, 2 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 2 K
Jessive Hoover: 2 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 2 BB, 2 K

Short Season Staten Island (7-2 loss to Lowell)
Justin Snyder: 1 for 4, 1 K
Damon Sublett: 2 for 4, 1 HR, 2 K
Braedyn Pruitt: 0 for 2, 1 BB
David Williams: 2 for 4, 1 2B, 1 K
Adam Olbrychowski: 5 IP, 5 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 6 K — not bad, even though he got the loss

Rookie GCL Yanks (10-3 win over GCL Indians in Game 1)
Gary Gattis: 2 for 3
Zoilo Almonte: 1 for 2, 1 K
Jesus Montero: 1 for 3 — caught
Melky Mesa: 2 for 3, 1 2B
Lance Pendleton: 2 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 1 K
Francisco Castillo: 2 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 2 ER, 0 BB, 4 K

Rookie GCL Yanks (5-0 win over GCL Indians in Game 2)
Abe Almonte: 1 for 3
Zoilo Almonte: 1 for 1, 1 BB
Jesus Montero: 1 for 3 — DH
Noel Castillo: 5 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 2 K

email
So Joba finally allowed a baserunner
Brower, not Joba, gets the call in Myers's wake
  • The Scout

    There is no reason to rush Ohlendorf. Give him some time to settle into the relief role, learn how to care for his arm under the new conditions, etc. If this is his future, let’s get it right.

  • randolf

    Jario watch is right.