Friday, July 22, 2011

Around The Minors From 7/21/2011

Short Season Rookie Ball - Brooklyn Cyclones (18-15, 2nd place) - The Cyclones defeated Aberdeen by the score of 13-0. CF Travis Taijeron had a huge day as he was 4-4, with a HR (3) and 5 RBI.

Single-A - Savannah Sand Gnats (16-11, 2nd place) - The Sand Gnats defeated West Virginia 3-2. 3B Aderlin Rodriguez hit his 12th HR of the year in the win.

Single-A Advanced - St. Lucie Mets (17-9, 1st place) - St. Lucie defeated Brevard County 14-3. CF Cesar Puello went 2-4, and blasted his 7th HR of the year, a 3-run shot in the 2nd inning.

Double-A - Binghamton Mets (40-59, 5th place) - The B-Mets defeated Reading 11-1 yesterday. 2B Jordany Valdespin had another big day at the plate, going 3-4, with 2 Solo HR (12, 13). He is now hitting .304 on the year. I expect a promotion to Triple-A soon.

Triple-A - Buffalo Bisons (42-57, 5th place ) - The Bisons defeated Syracuse 5-2 last night. Pat Misch started for the Bisons and surrendered only 2 ER over 6.2 innings while picking up the win. Dale Thayer finished the game with 2.1 perfect innings to pick up his 10th save on the year.