It was a .500 Tuesday on the farm with four wins and four losses. The Dominican Jays saw their game get washed away.
Gregorio Petit was 3-for-4 with a double and two runs batted in. Rowdy Tellez and Danny Jansen had two hits apiece. Jon Berti had a hit, a walk and two stolen bases. Teoscar Hernandez had a hit and a swipe. Dwight Smith Jr. and Michael Saunders both had a hit and a walk.
T.J. House was roughed up for four runs over 5-1/3 innings for the loss. He allowed seven hits, four walks and a hit by pitch while striking out three.John Stilson gave up a solo homer and struck out one over 1-1/3 innings. Tim Mayza struck out one over 1-1/3 perfect innings.
New Hampshire Fisher Cats
Richard Urena and Emilio Guerrero had the two-hit nights with Urena getting a double. Harold Ramirez had a triple, a walk and two RBI. Gunnar Heidt reached twice with a walk and a knock.
Conner Greene served up two back-to-back dingers and three runs over five-plus frames with five hits and four walks on his ledger. He struck out four with eight groundball outs. Shane Dawsonput up a zero in the sixth and Justin Shafer did likewise in the seventh and eighth. Daniel Young suffered the walk-off loss by giving up two hits and getting only one out.
Dunedin Blue Jays
Connor Panas continues to crush the ball as he homered, doubled, singled and brought home a trio of runs. Andres Sotillo also had a '3' in the hit column. D.J. Davis and Josh Almonte had two hits apiece with Davis stealing a base and driving in one and Almonte knocking home two. Vladimir Guerrero Jr. collected a hit, a walk and an RBI. Bo Bichette had the night off.
John Straka surrendered four runs on nine hits over six innings but posted a 5-0 K/BB total for the win. Philip Walby, Kirby Snead and Zach Jackson wrapped it up with a scoreless frame apiece with Jackson striking out two in a clean ninth.
Mattingly Romanin had a pair of doubles while Josh Palacios and Luis Silva contributed two singles each. Palacios also added a stolen base. Nick Sinay singled, took one for the team and stole a base.
Justin Maese gave up two hits and walked four but struck out four over four scoreless frames. Andy Ravel allowed just one hit and struck out three over two shutout frames. Andrew Deramo was charged with the blown save after being dinged for three runs in two-thirds of an inning. Mike Ellenbest stranded a pair of runs and pitched 1-1/3 shutout frames for the victory.Jared Carkuff struck out the side for the save.
Norberto Obeso doubled and singled and Logan Warmoth singled and walked as the C's were held to just six hits.
Donnie Sellers scattered four hits, a plunk and a walk over three shutout frames with one strikeout. Wilfri Aleton took the loss with five innings of two-run ball (one earned), allowing six hits and hitting a batter but striking out five with no walks. Orlando Pascual balked home a run after issuing a walk and plunking two batters.
Bluefield Blue Jays
Ryan Gold homered while Yorman Rodriguez and Ryan Noda reached twice with a double and a walk and a single and a walk respectively in the first game. Enio Silva was eviscerated for five runs on 10 hits over 2-1/3 innings to take the loss. Jose Nova was knocked around for four runs over 1-2/3 innings and Joe DiBenedetto gave up three more (two earned) over two innings. Only Tyler Olander posted a scoreless inning despite a pair of walks.
Samad Taylor led the way in Game 2 with two hits, a walk and two runs batted in while stealing a bag. Kevin Smith also reached thrice with two hits and a plunk and drove in another. Noda walked twice and got an RBI. Maximo Castillo yielded three runs on six hits over five innings but struck out seven with zero walks to earn the victory.Marcus Reyes was mauled for a pair of runs in the sixth but Graham Spraker struck out the side for the save.
GCL Blue Jays
Aldo Ovando homered and scored twice while Patrick Morris had two hits, a walk and an RBI. Luis De Los Santos doubled, singled and drove in a run. Davis Schneider had a base hit and a base stolen.
Travis Bergen started things off with two shutout innings of a hit, a walk and a strikeout. Emmanuel Reyes pitched two clean innings. Claudio Galva gave up an unearned run and was charged with the blown save despite going 4-1/3 innings, allowing six hits and striking out one. Justin Watts gave up an unearned run over 1-2/3 innings but received the win for his efforts.
*** 3 Stars!!! ***
3. Ryan Noda, Bluefield
2. Andres Sotillo, Dunedin
1. Connor Panas, Dunedin