James McDonald struggles in rehab

Monday's action, with Bradenton off:

-- Indianapolis lost to Syracuse, 6-2.  Graham Godfrey gave up four runs in five innings.  Duke Welker gave up a run on three hits in two innings.  He struck out one.  Alex Presley, Felix Pie and Ivan De Jesus, Jr., each went 2-4.  De Jesus had a double and Pie his eighth HR.

-- Altoona split a doubleheader with Reading.  The Curve lost game one, 4-2.  Nick Kingham gave up two runs in five innings.  He allowed eight hits and two walks, and fanned seven.  Tyler Waldron gave up two unearned runs in the 7th, breaking a 2-2 tie.  Alen Hanson went 0-3 and Gregory Polanco 1-3.  Travis Snider went 1-3 in his first rehab game.

The Curve won game two, 3-2.  Polanco went 2-3 with a double.  Quinton Miller got a spot start and allowed one run in four innings.

-- West Virginia blew a 3-2 lead when Cesar Lopez gave up two HRs and three runs in the top of the 9th, giving Hickory a 5-3 win.  Kyle Haynes had a strong start, giving up two runs, one earned, in seven innings.  He allowed three hits and a walk, and struck out seven.  Dilson Herrera had a double in four ABs.  Josh Bell didn't play.

-- Jamestown edged Auburn, 8-7.  The Jammers sat a number of their regulars, but still had a dozen hits.  Edwin Espinal (pictured) had a double and his first HR, and drove in four.  Adam Frazier went 2-3 with a walk and drove in three.  Wyatt Mathisen moved up a level and went 2-3 with two walks.  Candon Myles, who also was recently promoted, went 1-3 with a triple and two walks.  Cody Dickson had a rough start, giving up five runs in three and two-thirds innings.  Two of the runs scored after he came out.  Dickson walked two and fanned none.

-- The GCL Pirates beat the Yankees2, 3-2.  James McDonald made a rehab start and recorded only two outs.  He allowed two runs on two hits and a walk, and struck out one.  Five relievers followed with eight and a third scoreless innings.  Blake Taylor recovered from a bad outing to throw three scoreless innings.  He gave up two hits and a walk, and struck out three.  Mervin Del Rosario fanned five in three scoreless innings.  Austin Meadows went 1-3 with a double and Reese McGuire 1-4.

-- The DSL Pirates1 routed the Yankees2, 11-3.  Dennis Hurtarte went 4-5, Sandy Santos 2-4 with a triple and four RBIs, and Ramses Pena and Deybi Garcia both 2-4.

-- The DSL Pirates2 won their 13th straight, beating the Cubs, 2-1.  Dario Agrazal, who seems to be something of a prospect, threw five scoreless innings, giving up two hits and three walks, striking out two.  Jose Salazar went 2-4 with two doubles and Alexis Bastardo 2-4 with one double.  Michael De La Cruz extended his hitless streak to 24 ABs, although he walked twice.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Bucs Dugout

You must be a member of Bucs Dugout to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bucs Dugout. You should read them.

Join Bucs Dugout

You must be a member of Bucs Dugout to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Bucs Dugout. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9351_tracker