Peyton's Place + Kloffenstein Ks 9!
Thursday, May 18 2023 @ 12:02 AM EDT
Contributed by: #2JBrumfield
New Hampshire and Dunedin won on Wednesday.
Rochester 7 Buffalo 4
New Hampshire 3 Binghamton 1
Tri-City 9 Vancouver 2
Dunedin 9 Tampa 4
*** 3 Stars!!! ***
3. Manuel Beltre, Dunedin - 3/5, 3RBI, SB
2. Peyton Williams, Dunedin - 3/4, HR, 3RBI, SB
1. Adam Kloffenstein, New Hampshire - 5IP 4H 1R/ER 3BB 9K HBP
Luke Bard gave up two runs in two innings but struck out six. Mitch White was Mitch White. Jackson Rees threw 10 strikes and whiffed two in his 15-pitch outing. Yosver Zulueta managed to work around a hit and four walks with four punchouts. He needed 49 pitches to get those five outs, only 25 of them were strikes. Ernie Clement had three hits and a. walk while Tanner Morris and Otto López had two apiece. Morris walked once and López walked twice while stealing a base. Cam Eden walked twice and swiped his 16th bag of the year.
Hagen Danner pitched two shutout frames and struck out four. Troy Watson endured a 14-pitch battle that resulted in a walk and overcame a single and struck out one to get the save. Steward Berroa had a triple, a walk and a sacrifice fly. Sebastian Espino had an RBI double and two walks. Zach Britton, Trevor Schwecke and P.K. Morris also added a '2' in the BB column.
Riley Tirotta homered and doubled. Abdiel Mendoza only got four outs and gave up seven runs. Eric Pardinho retired the first 10 batters he faced and struck out seven but gave up two runs over 3-2/3 innings.
Brandon Barriera had a mixed outing. He gave up two runs over four frames on three hits and two walks and threw 38 of his 65 pitches for strikes. He struck out four and got five outs on the ground. Fitz Stadler made his first appearance on the mound in two years but gave up two runs in two-thirds of an inning. Adrian Pinto doubled, walked, was hit by a pitch and stole his 10th base. Andrés Sosa made his 2023 debut after suffering an oblique injury. He took one for the team.