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Pinstriped Performances: Tuesday, April 16, 2019



Dermis Garcia hit two home runs and drove in four runs in Tampa’s loss to Bradenton on Tuesday. (Mark LoMoglio/ Tampa Tarpons)

With Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre rained out on Tuesday, only four teams were in action on Tuesday. Two teams gave up late leads in the ninth, but one affiliate had a player record a multi-home run game. Meanwhile, Trenton picked up another walk-off victory to keep their win streak going and the Yankees began their series against the Red Sox with a convincing win. Find out who stood out in those games with our Pinstriped Performances and vote for your Pinstriped Performer of the Night:

New York Yankees (MLB): The Yankees (7-9) started their series against the Boston Red Sox with an 8-0 win.

  • Mike Tauchman had a career night at the plate. He went 2-for-4 with a double, a three-run home run in the bottom of the sixth (1), and four RBIs (1,2,3,4). It was his first career major league home run.
  • Clint Frazier was 1-for-4 with a solo home run in the fourth (4).
  • Gleyber Torres went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in the seventh (4).
  • Luke Voit was 1-for-4 with an RBI single in the third (15).
  • DJ LeMahieu went 1-for-5 and had an RBI single in the third to start the scoring (8).
  • Aaron Judge was 2-for-4 with a walk and a stolen base.
  • James Paxton (2-2) was dominant on the mound in a win. In eight shutout innings of work, he allowed two hits, struck out 12, and walked one. 78 of his 110 pitches were for strikes.
  • Joe Harvey allowed one hit in a scoreless ninth to complete the shutout.

Scranton Wilkes-Barre Railriders (Triple-A): The Railriders (8-4) had their game against the Lehigh Valley IronPigs postponed due to rain. They will play a doubleheader on Wednesday with Game 1 starting at 5:05 p.m.

Trenton Thunder (Double-A): The Thunder (8-3) defeated the Akron Rubberducks in walk-off fashion, 7-6, in 11 innings. They have won five games in a row.

Francisco Diaz was 2-for-3 with a walk and he had a game-tying two-run single in the bottom of the eighth (4,5). (Photo by Martin Griff)
  • Wendell Rijo went 2-for-3 with a double and a pair of walks.
  • Hoy Jun Park was 1-for-5 with a double and two RBIs (2,3).
  • Chris Gittens went 1-for-4 with a walk and an RBI single in the first (10).
  • Rashad Crawford was 1-for-5 with an RBI single in the fourth (4).
  • Brandon Wagner had a pinch-hit, walk-off single in the 11th (5).
  • Trevor Stephan had a rough outing on the mound in a no-decision. He allowed five runs on seven hits, struck out six, and walked one over three innings. 50 of his 72 pitches were for strikes.
  • Adonis Rosa followed up Stephan with an impressive outing in his first Double-A appearance of the year. He allowed one hit, struck out two, and walked one over five shutout innings.
  • Kaleb Ort struck out three batters in two perfect innings of work.
  • Domingo Acevedo (2-0) allowed an unearned run on one hit in the 11th in the win.

Tampa Tarpons (Single-A Advanced): The Tarpons (4-9) allowed six runs in the top of the ninth in an 11-6 loss to the Bradenton Marauders.

Clarke Schmidt picked up a no-decision in his start. He allowed four runs (three earned) on six hits, struck out six, and walked one over 4.1 innings. 51 of his 85 pitches were for strikes. (Mark LoMoglio)
  • Dermis Garcia went 2-for-4 with a pair of home runs (6,7) and four RBIs (10,11,12,13). He hit a solo shot in the bottom of the second and a three-run home run in the third. He has six RBIs in his last three games.
  • Oswaldo Cabrera was 0-for-3. However, he drove in two runs (6,7) on a sacrifice fly in the third and a groundout in the seventh.
  • Chris Hess was 1-for-4 with a double.
  • Dalton Lehnen (0-1) took the loss in relief. He allowed four runs on six hits and struck out four in 3.2 innings of work.

Charleston Riverdogs (Single-A): The Riverdogs (6-7) allowed two runs in the top of the ninth as they lost 4-3 to the Greenville Drive.

Josh Stowers had the only multi-hit game for Charleston. He went 2-for-4 with a walk and a double. It is his third multi-hit game of the year. (Robert M Pimpsner/Pinstriped Prospects)
  • Kyle Gray was 1-for-4 with a walk and an RBI single in the bottom of the first (6).
  • Canaan Smith went 1-for-4 with a two-run single in the fifth (4,5).
  • Brandon Lockridge was 2-for-5 with a triple.
  • Roansy Contreras took the no-decision in his start. He allowed two runs on four hits, struck out five, and walked two over 4.1 innings. 51 of his 89 pitches were for strikes.
  • Anderson Munoz (0-1) took the loss in relief. He allowed two runs on three hits, struck out eight, and walked two over four innings.