Roden Lets It Ride

Wednesday, May 24 2023 @ 02:22 AM EDT

Contributed by: #2JBrumfield

Vancouver swept a doubleheader. That was the only two wins for the affiliates on Tuesday.

Lehigh Valley 6 Buffalo 3
Portland 6 New Hampshire 4
Vancouver 5 Spokane 4 - Game 1 (7 Innings)
Vancouver 6 Spokane 4 - Game 2 (7 Innings)
Fort Myers 13 Dunedin 3


*** 3 Stars!!! ***

3. Michael Dominguez, Vancouver - 5IP 5H 1R/ER 2BB 6K (W)

2. Alan Roden, Vancouver - 3/5, 3BB, 3RBIm 19-game on-base streak-

1. Adam Kloffenstein, New Hampshire - 6IP 6H 1R/ER 2BB 5K -


Luke Bard gave up a home run and four first-inning runs in total to take the loss. Yosver Zuluete pitched a shutout frame with two strikeouts to offset one walk but threw 22 pitches, 11 for strikes. Spencer Horwitz was 3-for-4 and drove in all three runs to push his batting average up to .338. Davis Schneider doubled, walked twice and stole a base. Luis De Los Santos had two doubles and a walk

Dylan Rock singled, walked twice and stole two bases to get his OPS up to .864. Leo Jiménez walked twice and stole a base. Orelvis Martinez had a singled and a walk and is now hitting .156. Damiano Palmgiani drove in two runs but gave it back by committing two errors to give him six on the year. One of those miscues led to Troy Watson getting three unearned runs on his line to blow the save and take the loss. Andrew Bash pitched a shutout inning to bring his ERA down to 2.76.

Andrés Sosa belted a home run on the first pitch he saw to give Vancouver a 2-0 lead in Game 1 and added a walk in his return to Vancouver. Alan Roden scored on Sosa's blast after e leadoff walk and earned three ball fours along with a base hit. Garrett Spain finished a homer shy of the cycle and drove in two runs. Michael Dominguez scattered five hits and two walks, striking out six and allowing just one run over five innings. T.J. Brock stranded a runner and struck out two for a four-out save. In Game 2, Kevin Miranda worked around four hits and a walk and struck out one over four shutout innings. Matt Svanson Struck out three and stranded a runner over 1-1/3 shutout innings. Alex De Jesus homered to put the C's on the board. Dasan Brown was 2-for-3 with a walk and stole three bases to give him 14 on the year. Josh Kasevich went 2-for-3 and is now sporting a .314 batting average.

Tucker Toman went deep for the second time this year to give Dunedin a 3-0 lead before the Mighty Mussels flexed their way to 13 unanswered runs. Nicolas Deschamps singled and drew two walks. Jaden Rudd doubled and was hit by a pitch. Ryan McCarty drew two walks but is hitting just .233. Robert Robertis was 0-for-4 with three strikeouts and is batting only .160. Rafael Ohashi served up three home runs and gave up five in total over four innings, striking out five e and walking three. Kelvin Perez gave up eight runs in one inning, three earned. Fitz Stadler tossed a scoreless frame and Felipe Bello put up three goose eggs.