Check out the top performances across the New York Yankees farm system in the latest edition of Pinstriped Performances.
Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders (Triple A)
Chance Adams pitched five scoreless innings in his Triple-A debut. He struck out six, walked three and permitted just two hits. Adams earned the win, while leading Scranton to a 6-2 Mother’s Day victory over the Syracuse Chiefs. Mike Ford and Clint Frazier recorded multi-hit games in the contest. Ford went 2-for-4 with a double and a walk, while Frazier went 2-for-5 with two runs batted in and two runs scored.
Trenton Thunder (Double A)
Brady Lail turned in a quality start in game one of a doubleheader against the Harrisburg Senators. Lail tossed 5.2 innings, struck out one, walked two, permitted five hits and one earned run. Matt Wotherspoon threw the next 1.1 innings, earning the save and locking down the win for Lail and the Thunder. He struck out one and permitted one hit. The Thunder scored their first run on a Jorge Saez RBI double in the bottom of the second inning. Vincente Conde extended the lead to 2-0 on a single to center field the next at bat.
Gleyber Torres went 1-for-2 with a walk in game two, and connected for his second home run of the season in the bottom of the first inning. Jake Cave and Thiaro Estrada would also homer in the Thunder’s 6-4 loss.
Tampa Yankees (Single A Advanced)
Scheduled off day
Charleston RiverDogs (Single A)
It was a tough day for the RiverDogs as the club would go on to lose the series finale to the West Virginia Power by a score of 10-2. Blake Rutherford slammed his first home run of the season, collecting one of the three RiverDogs hits. Christian Morris was the only Charleston pitcher to not allow two earned runs or less. Morris fired two scoreless innings, struck out two, and did not permit a baserunner.