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Pinstriped Performances: Friday, August 24, 2018



On Friday night, the New York Yankees and their affiliates went 6-4 in the ten games that were played. There were three pitchers in the organization that allowed only one hit in their start (or extended relief appearance in Staten Island’s case. Meanwhile, the big league club got two home runs from their first baseman and there was a walk-off win in Charleston. Find out more about these games and outings in our Pinstriped Performances:

New York Yankees (MLB): The Yankees (80-47) defeated the Orioles, 7-5, in 10 innings.

  • Luke Voit went 3-for-5 with two home runs (2,3) and four RBIs (6,7,8,9). He hit a two-run home run in the top of the fourth and a two-run home run in the 10th.
  • Neil Walker was 3-for-5 with the go-ahead solo home run (8) in the 10th.
  • Gleyber Torres went 1-for-3 with two walks, a stolen base, and the game-tying two-run single in the eighth (54,55).
  • Miguel Andujar had a multi-hit game (2-for-5).
  • C.C. Sabathia had a quality start in a no-decision. In six innings of work, he allowed two runs on five hits, struck out eight, and walked two on 80 pitches (58 strikes).
  • David Robertson allowed two unearned runs on one hit and struck out a batter in the seventh.
  • Dellin Betances allowed two hits and struck out two in a scoreless eighth.
  • Chad Green (7-2) got the win after striking out two in a 1-2-3 ninth.
  • Zach Britton did allow a solo home run and two hits in the 10th. However, he got his fifth save of the year.

Scranton Wilkes-Barre Railriders (Triple-A): The Railriders (67-61) held the Lehigh Valley IronPigs to three hits in a 9-1 win.

Mike Ford went 2-for-5 with a double, a solo home run in the top of the first (15), and three RBIs (46, 47, 48). (Matt Bufano)
  • Ryan McBroom was 2-for-5 with a two-run single in the fifth (43,44).
  • Zack Zehner went 2-for-5 with two RBIs (39,40).
  • Tyler Wade went 1-for-5 with an RBI groundout in the sixth (26).
  • Gio Urshela (3-for-5) and Rey Navarro (2-for-3, walk) each had multi-hit games.
  • Michael King (3-0) continues to excel at Triple-A. In 6.1 shutout innings, he allowed one hit, struck out seven, and walked two on 99 pitches (63 strikes).
  • Cale Coshow allowed one run on two hits and struck out four over 1.2 innings.
  • David Sosebee struck out two batters and walked one in a scoreless ninth.

Trenton Thunder (Double-A): The Thunder (70-60) started their series against the Hartford Yard Goats with a 4-2 win.

Danienger Perez was 2-for-3 with a walk and an RBI single in the top of the second (2) (Photo by Martin Griff)
  • Jhalan Jackson went 1-for-4 with a sacrifice fly in the seventh (41).
  • Jeff Hendrix (0-for-3) had an RBI groundout in the second (19).
  • Bruce Caldwell went 0-for-5 with an RBI groundout in the eighth (30).
  • Rashad Crawford went 1-for-3 with a walk and a double.
  • Wendell Rijo had the only multi-hit game (2-for-5, double).
  • Brian Keller (10-8) reached the double-digit mark in wins. In 6.1 innings of work,  he allowed two runs on seven hits, struck out eight, and walked one on 87 pitches (58 strikes).
  • Phillip Diehl allowed one hit, walked two batters, and struck out one over 1.2 scoreless innings of relief.
  • Matt Wivinis allowed a hit and struck out two in the ninth as he got his third save of the year.

Tampa Tarpons (Single-A Advanced): The Tortugas (64-66) lost an 8-3 game to the Daytona Tortugas.

Steven Sensley was 1-for-4 with a solo home run in the top of the fourth (6) (Credit Mark LoMoglio)
  • Dom Thompson-Williams went 1-for-4 with a pair of RBIs (56,57).
  • Diego Castillo was 1-for-4 with a double.
  • Rony Garcia (0-5) went 4.1 innings, allowed five runs (three earned) on six hits, struck out six, and walked two on 94 pitches (58 strikes).
  • Greg Weissert allowed an unearned run on one hit, struck out three, and walked one over two innings of relief.

Charleston Riverdogs (Single-A): The Riverdogs (59-67) needed extra innings to defeat the Greenville Drive, 2-1, in 10 innings.

Dermis Garcia was 2-for-5 with a walk-off single in the bottom of the 10th (42) (Bryan Green)
  • Ryan Lidge was 1-for-4 with the game-tying single in the eighth (1).
  • Chris Hess went 2-for-3 with a walk and a double.
  • Leonardo Molina (1-for-4) and Oswaldo Cabrera (1-for-3, walk) each had a double.
  • Alex Mauricio threw six shutout innings in a no-decision. He allowed one hit, struck out five, and walked one on 74 pitches (52 strikes).
  • Dalton Higgins allowed one run on one hit, struck out two, and walked one over 2.2 innings.
  • Daniel Alvarez (2-2) struck out a batter in a 1-2-3 10th for the win.

Staten Island Yankees (Short-Season): The Yankees (34-29) defeated the Aberdeen Ironbirds, 4-1.

Josh Breaux went 3-for-4 with a walk and an RBI double in the top of the seventh (11) (Robert M. Pimpsner/Pinstriped Prospects)
  • Andres Chaparro went 1-for-4 with a solo home run (7) in the second.
  • Ricardo Ferreira was 0-for-2 with a walk, two stolen bases, and an RBI (10).
  • Alex Junior was 1-for-4 with a walk and an RBI single in the ninth (13).
  • Domingo Acevedo continued his rehab for Staten Island. He went 2.2 innings, allowed one run on three hits, struck out two, and walked one on 53 pitches (34 strikes) in a no-decision.
  • Juan De Paula (2-2) was excellent in relief as he allowed one hit over six shutout innings in a win. He struck out four and walked one on 79 pitches (50 strikes).

Pulaski Yankees (Rookie): The Yankees (30-33) were blown out by the Bluefield Blue Jays, 14-2.

  • Jordan Scott was 0-for-2 with a walk and an RBI (15).
  • Oswald Peraza was 0-for-3 with a sacrifice fly in the bottom of the fourth (9).
  • Evan Alexander (1-for-4, triple) and Mickey Gasper (1-for-3) had the two hits for Pulaski.
  • Pedro Barrios (2-2) took the loss in his start. In 3.1 innings of work, he gave up eight runs (seven earned) on six hits, struck out nine, and walked two on 78 pitches (54 strikes).
  • Yoiber Marquina struck out five and walked one over 1.2 hitless innings of relief.
  • Brett Morales struck out two and did not allow a run or hit in the final two innings.

Gulf Coast League (Rookie): The West (25-27) were held to five hits in a 3-0 loss to GCL Tigers East and the East (18-35) lost 4-2 in 6 innings to GCL Phillies West.

GCL East

  • Christian Andrade was 1-for-3 with a two-run home run in the top of the third (4).
  • Raymundo Moreno went 2-for-3 with a triple and a stolen base.
  • Anderson Munoz went four innings in his start. He allowed one run on two hits, struck out three, and walked two in a no-decision.
  • Nestor Oronel (0-2) allowed three runs on two hits, struck out a batter, and walked one while only getting two outs in the fifth as he took the loss.

GCL West

  • Sincere Smith was 1-for-3 with a stolen base.
  • Deivi Diaz (1-2) took the loss in his start. He went five innings, allowed two runs on four hits, and struck out three.
  • Wilser Barrios allowed one run on one hit and struck out three over two innings of relief.
  • Diego Cordero allowed two hits and struck out four over the final two innings.

Dominican Summer League (Rookie): The Yankees (28-42) picked up a 7-6 win over the DSL Rockies.

  • Nelson Medina was 1-for-5 with a double and two RBIs (16,17).
  • Dionys Vallejo went 2-for-5 with a double, a stolen base, and an RBI (14).
  • Bryant Arrieche was 1-for-4 with an RBI (10).
  • Jhoiner Rodriguez was 1-for-3 with a walk and an RBI (11).
  • Madison Santos led the team in hits (3-for-5).
  • Alfred Vega went four innings, allowed four runs on four hits, struck out three, and walked three in a no-decision.
  • Franyer Hernandez (1-0) allowed a run on two hits, struck out a batter, and walked three over two innings in a win.
  • Albert Carrizo allowed a run on two hits and struck out a batter in the seventh.
  • Abel Estevez allowed two hits, struck out a batter, and walked one while not giving up a run in the final two innings as he got his first save.


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