Apr
29

Heathcott’s big night goes for naught in loss

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Myron Leslie was released today, allowing Dellin Betances to come off the disabled list. There just wasn’t enough room for the guy in the organization.

The Triple-A Scranton box score isn’t updating for whatever reason, so I have no idea what’s going on. I do know this much: Andrew Brackman allowed three hits and three runs in six innings. He struck out seven and walked (ugh) five. Andy Sisco and Eric Wordekemper also pitched.

Double-A Trenton (6-2 win over New Hampshire)
Austin Krum, LF: 1 for 3, 2 R, 1 BB, 1 K
Dan Brewer, DH: 1 for 4, 1 R, 1 3B, 1 RBI
Austin Romine, C: 4 for 4, 2 R, 1 2B, 1 RBI, 1 PB – 15 for his last 34 (.441)
Bradley Suttle, 3B, Jose Pirela, SS & Jack Rye, 1B: all 0 for 3 – Pirela struck out once, Suttle twice, Rye thrice … Suttle also got hit by a pitch while Pirela walked and drove in a run
Melky Mesa, CF: 0 for 4, 1 K, 1 CS, 1 E (fielding) – just two for his last 30 (.067) with 12 strikeouts
Corban Joseph, 2B: 1 for 3, 2 RBI, 1 K
Ray Kruml, RF: 0 for 2, 1 R, 1 BB, 1 K, 1 SB
Dellin Betances, RHP: 3.1 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 5 K, 1 WP, 5-1 GB/FB – first start since the blister, and I assume he was on some kind of pitch count
Naoya Okamoto, LHP: 2.2 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 3 K, 2 WP, 3-2 GB/FB
Tim Norton, RHP: 2 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 3 K, 2-1 GB/FB – 16-4 K/BB in 10.2 IP
Fernando Hernandez, RHP: 1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 2 K, 1-0 GB/FB

High-A Tampa (8-2 loss to Daytona)
Abe Almonte, CF: 1 for 4, 1 2B, 1 RBI, 1 K
Walt Ibarra, 2B & Taylor Grote, 2B: both 0 for 4 – Ibarra whiffed twice, Grote once
Rob Lyerly, 3B, Zoilo Almonte, LF & Kevin Mahoney, 1B: all 0 for 3, 1 BB – Lyerly struck out once, the other two guys twice each .. Almonte also stole a base
Mitch Abeita, C, DeAngelo Mack, DH & Emerson Landoni, SS: all 1 for 3 – Abeita walked and got caught stealing … Mack hit a solo homer and struck out … Landoni scored a run and struck out
Scottie Allen, RHP: 2 IP, 7 H, 5 R, 5 ER, 2 BB, 3 K, 2-1 GB/FB - well, at least he’s starting
Kelvin Perez, RHP: 2 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 1 K, 1 HB, 1-4 GB/FB
Chase Whitley, RHP: 3 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 3 K, 4-1 GB/FB – 18-2 K/BB with 19-9 GB/FB in 15.2 IP
Ryan Flannery, RHP: 1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 K, 1-0 GB/FB

Low-A Charleston (13-9 loss to Lakewood)
Slade Heathcott, CF: 2 for 4, 1 R, 1 RBI, 2 BB – five straight games with a double … he’s 12 for his last 25 (.480) with six doubles, six walks, and three strikeouts
Anderson Feliz, 2B: 0 for 5, 3 K
J.R. Murphy, C: 0 for 4, 1 BB, 1 PB, 1 E (throwing)
Gary Sanchez, DH: 1 for 5, 3 K
Ramon Flores, LF: 1 for 3, 3 R, 2 BB, 2 K – been on base 42 times in 20 games
Kelvin DeLeon, RF & Garrison Lassiter, 3B: both 1 for 4, 1 R, 1 BB – DeLeon doubled and whiffed twice … Lassiter drove in a run, struck out, and committed a pair of fielding errors
Kyle Roller, 1B: 1 for 3, 1 R, 1 2B, 1 RBI, 1 BB, 2 K
Jose Mojica, SS: 3 for 5, 2 R, 1 2B, 2 RBI, 3 E (all fielding)
Nik Turley, LHP: 6 IP, 4 H, 3 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 6 K, 2 WP, 4-5 GB/FB – 28-8 K/BB in 26.1 IP
Rich Martinez, RHP: 0 IP, 1 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 2 BB, 1 K
Manny Barreda, RHP: 0.2 IP, 4 H, 7 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 1 K, 1-1 GB/FB – he and Martinez combined to turn a 6-3 lead into a 13-6 deficit in an inning of work
Michael Recchia, RHP: 1.1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 K, 0-3 GB/FB

Categories : Down on the Farm
  • Pat D

    Charleston relies too much on not hitting home runs.

    Or something.

    /searching for a narrative’d

  • jeety

    Heathcott sure seems to want to be in tampa asap… last 2 weeks or so have been nearly flawless.

  • JobaWockeeZ

    Romine alone should fetch a nice prize during the deadline…

    • Gonzo

      He’s not an everyday C according to KLaw.

  • mbonzo

    Austin Romine… Holy S*&^

  • mbonzo

    Andrew Brackman 6 IP, 3Ks, 5H

    • mbonzo

      Woops that was Monday’s game.

  • S

    Slade is just embarrassing opposing pitchers now, just promote him to Tampa already

  • http://www.yankeeanalysts.com/ Matt Imbrogno

    Sanchez is really racking up those K’s, huh?

    • Slugger27

      its been pretty rough ever since he left the GCL

    • Samuel

      Sanchez needs lots of work in the batting cage. Swing is way too long and he has no balance.

      However, Slade is a different story.

      He had two rocket doubles tonight into the right field corner, but most impressive at bat was the one when he walked. On 2-2 count, he stayed off two straight pitches a little out of the zone.

      Last year he would have gone after one or both and whiffed.

      Murphy was 0-4, but hit the ball hard to the wall three times and just missed a double down the LF line. It was called foul but looked like it was fair. On next pitch he walked on 3-2 count.

  • Yanksfan1

    El Destructor Vazquez also took Peavey deep. A bomb off of the scoreboard!!!!

  • dennis

    sanchez is stra-ga-ling. looks like we got spoiled by last year. staten island should help him gain some confidence.

    • Captain Bawls

      Upvote for the Namath reference.

    • emac2

      downvote for the point.

  • Xstar7

    Will Slade be the subject of the prospect watch next year? At this point he’s a good candidate.

    • Xstar7

      My bad, I forgot that position is reserved for Wilmer Romero.

  • mbonzo

    Box score is up for AAA.

  • tags

    Was at the Trenton game last night. Betances looked very impressive, throwing hard. He was definatly on a pitch count because he was cruising. Romine is killing the ball. Every hit was hard, he looks much more relax than when I sae him opening night.