Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Around The Minors From 8/16/2011

Short Season Rookie Ball - Brooklyn Cyclones (32-24, 2nd place) - The Cyclones were idle last night.

Single-A - Savannah Sand Gnats (32-18, 1st place) - The Sand Gnats defeated Asheville by the score of 3-2. Despite going 1-6, Gnats 3B Aderlin Rodriguez hit a game winning walk-off HR in the Bottom of the 13th inning lifting the Gnats to the victory.

Single-A Advanced - St. Lucie Mets (27-24, 4th place) - St. Lucie lost to Palm Beach by the score of 8-4 yesterday. DH Juan Centeno went 2-5, with 2 RBI in the loss.

Double-A - Binghamton Mets (52-70, 5th place) - The B-Mets destroyed New Britain by the score of 17-5. SP Matt Harvey evened his record at 3-3 as he went 5 innings and allowed 3 runs on 6 hits. Harvey struck out 6. Lead-off man Matt Den Dekker had a huge night offensively as he was 3-5, with a HR (8), 2B, 2RBI, and 4 runs scored.

Triple-A - Buffalo Bisons (52-71, 5th place ) -
The Bisons defeated Toledo by the score of 3-2. 3B Zach Lutz went 2-4, with a HR (8), RBI, and 2 Runs scored.