Berti Cycle, Bichette Blast & Cuevas Gold
Wednesday, August 29 2018 @ 03:22 AM EDT
Contributed by: #2JBrumfield
#BlueJays affiliates won two of five Tuesday. Lansing and Vancouver had the night off.
Rochester 5 Buffalo 4 (Game 1 - 7 Innings)
The Red Wings scored the go-ahead run in the sixth against Jacob Waguespack who had the complete game loss. Dalton Pompey, Dwight Smith Jr. and Darnell Sweeney all had two hits apiece with Pompey driving in a pair.
Rochester 6 Buffalo 4 (Game 2 - 7 Innings)
Sean Reid-Foley was slammed for five runs in two innings. Gunnar Heidt doubled twice and knocked home a run. Roemon Fields and Alberto Mineo also had two-hit performances.
New Hampshire 8 Portland 4
Jon Berti capped off a four-hit night with a home run to complete the cycle. Bo Bichette homered and had a couple of doubles. Harold Ramirez also went yard and singled. Cavan Biggio had two hits and a walk.
Jon Harris gave up two home runs and three runs overall in five innings but got his 11th win of the season.
Palm Beach 10 Dunedin 2
Maverik Buffo was bombed for seven runs over 4-2/3 innings.
Logan Warmoth doubled and tripled and Rodrigo Orozco had a couple of knocks. Josh Donaldson singled and walked in three plate appearances.
Bluefield 5 Burlington 4
The Bluef-Jays nearly squandered a 5-0 lead in this one. Cal Stevenson was 3-for-5 with two walks and Rafael Lantigua was 0-for-0 with not one, not two, not three, not four but five walks. Jordan Groshans singled and walked.
Adams Cuevas pitched a two-hitter over five shutout innings and struck out six for the win. Brad Wilson was the fourth reliever of the night and locked it down in the ninth for the save.
*** 3 Stars!!! ***
3. Adams Cuevas, Bluefield
2. Bo Bichette, New Hampshire
1. Jon Berti, New Hampshire