DotF: Sensley homers twice in Charleston’s win

Game 114: The Biggest Game of the Season (Until Tomorrow)
Hicksie to the rescue: Yankees come back late for 5-4 win over Red Sox in series opener

Triple-A Scranton (6-2 win over Durham)

  • LF Mason Williams: 2-5, 1 R, 1 K — 8-for-23 (.348) during his little five-game hitting streak
  • 3B Miguel Andujar: 1-4, 1 R, 1 RBI, 1 BB, 1 K, 1 E (throwing)
  • DH Tyler Austin: 3-5, 2 R, 1 HR, 2 RBI, 1 K — in case you missed it earlier, he was activated off the disabled list and optioned down earlier today, so his rehab assignment is over
  • RF Billy McKinney: 2-5, 1 R, 1 2B, 1 HR, 3 RBI — career high 16 homers in 104 games this year after hitting eleven in 229 games in 2015 and 2016 combined
  • CF Jake Cave: 1-4, 1 2B, 3 K
  • RHP Chance Adams: 6 IP, 4 H, 2 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 6 K, 1 WP, 4/4 GB/FB — 69 of 101 pitches were strikes … 11/2 K/BB in his last two starts after a weird little stretch in which he walked more batters than he struck out three times in the span of four starts
  • Nick Rumbelow: 3 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 4 K, 1/3 GB/FB — 26 of 39 pitches were strikes (67%) … 35/8 K/BB in 31.2 innings back from Tommy John surgery

Double-A Trenton (6-5 win over Altoona)

  • CF Jeff Hendrix: 4-4, 1 R, 1 2B, 1 RBI, 1 BB — when this dude gets hot, he gets insanely hot … he’ll hit like .650 for a two weeks
  • 2B Nick Solak: 2-5, 1 R, 2 K — 12-for-37 (.324) in nine games since the promotion
  • SS Thairo Estrada: 1-4, 1 R, 1 BB, 1 K
  • 1B Ryan McBroom: 0-4, 1 RBI
  • RF Rashad Crawford: 1-4, 1 R, 1 RBI, 2 K
  • RHP Brody Koerner: 6 IP, 5 H, 5 R, 5 ER, 3 BB, 7 K, 1 WP, 6/2 GB/FB — 61 of 101 pitches were strikes

High-A Tampa (12-5 win over St. Lucie)

  • 2B Hoy Jun Park: 2-4, 2 R, 1 HR, 1 RBI, 1 BB, 1 K — seven homers in 95 games this year after hitting two in 116 games last year
  • SS Kyle Holder: 2-4, 1 2B, 2 RBI, 1 BB
  • CF Estevan Florial: 1-3, 1 R, 1 HR, 3 RBI, 1 BB, 2 K — first homer since the promotion … he’s hit safely in all nine games since the promotion
  • C Donny Sands: 0-5, 1 R, 1 K — went 3-for-5 in his first game with Tampa, and has gone 0-for-11 in three games since
  • RF Alex Palma: 1-3, 3 R, 1 2B, 1 BB — threw a runner out at second
  • RHP Adonis Rosa: 5 IP, 8 H, 5 R, 5 ER, 2 BB, 3 K, 1 WP, 7/4 GB/FB — 64 of 97 pitches were strikes (66%)

Low-A Charleston (7-3 win over Lexington)

  • CF Dom Thompson-Williams: 0-4, 1 BB, 1 K
  • SS Diego Castillo: 1-5, 1 R, 1 RBI, 2 K
  • DH Isiah Gilliam: 3-5, 1 R, 1 2B, 1 RBI, 1 K — got picked off first
  • RF Steven Sensley: 2-5, 2 R, 2 HR, 4 RBI, 1 K — 12 homers in 40 pro games for this year’s 12th rounder
  • 3B Dermis Garcia: 1-4, 1 BB, 3 K
  • 2B Oswaldo Cabrera: 0-4
  • RHP Alex Vargas: 1 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 0 K, 1/1 GB/FB — 12 of 20 pitches were strikes (60%) … not sure why he left after the first inning

Short Season Staten Island (2-1 win over Mahoning Valley)

  • SS Wilkerman Garcia: 1-3, 1 R
  • C Kyle Higashioka: 1-3, 1 R, 1 HR, 2 RBI — first game since June 21st due to a back injury … he played five innings behind the plate as scheduled
  • RF Timmy Robinson: 0-4, 2 K
  • RHP Trevor Stephan: 4 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 2 BB, 3 K, 3/0 GB/FB — 30 of 47 pitches were strikes (64%) … 28/6 K/BB in 23.2 innings for this year’s third rounder
  • RHP Glenn Otto: 3 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 4 K, 4/1 GB/FB — 25 of 35 pitches were strikes (71%) … 21/2 K/BB in 12.1 innings for this year’s fifth rounder

Rookie Pulaski (4-2 win over Burlington)

  • C Saul Torres: 1-4, 1 R, 1 2B
  • 1B Eric Wagaman: 0-3
  • SS Jesus Bastidas: 1-3
  • RHP Daniel Ramos: 6 IP, 7 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 0 BB, 8 K, 8/0 GB/FB — 58 of 80 pitches were strikes (73%) … 48/13 K/BB in 43 innings for the 22-year-old

Rookie GCL Yanks East (13-7 win over GCL Tigers East)

  • CF Robert Javier: 3-5, 4 R, 1 2B, 1 RBI, 1 E (throwing) — had been in a 3-for-31 (.097) slump
  • RF Canaan Smith: 4-5, 1 R, 1 2B, 5 RBI, 1 BB — batting line went from .240/.388/.339 to .262/.405/.365 in one game
  • LF Jhon Moronta: 1-4, 3 RBI, 1 BB, 1 K — threw a runner out at second
  • C Hemmanuel Rosario: 1-2, 1 R, 2 BB, 1 K — got picked off first
  • RHP Roansy Contreras: 3.1 IP, 4 H, 5 R, 4 ER, 2 BB, 3 K, 4/3 GB/FB — 10/7 K/BB in 18.2 GCL innings so far for last year’s $300,000 bonus baby

Rookie GCL Yanks West (3-2 win over GCL Blue Jays)

  • LF Terrance Robertson: 2-4, 1 R, 1 2B, 1 RBI
  • SS Oswald Peraza: 2-4, 1 R, 1 2B, 1 K, 1 E (throwing) — 17-year-old is hitting .351/.448/.459 in his last 18 games
  • C Gustavo Campero: 0-4, 1 RBI, 1 K
  • DH Carlos Tatis: 2-4, 2 K
  • RF Juan De Leon: 1-4, 1 2B, 2 K
  • 1B Miguel Flames: 1-4
  • CF Jonathan Amundaray: 0-3 — $1.5M bonus baby is down to .184/.215/.211 in 21 games, though he is still only 19
  • RHP Jhonatan Munoz: 5 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 7 K, 1 WP, 3/4 GB/FB — 52/13 K/BB in 41.2 total innings for the 18-year-old this year
Game 114: The Biggest Game of the Season (Until Tomorrow)
Hicksie to the rescue: Yankees come back late for 5-4 win over Red Sox in series opener