DOWN UNDER: Mets Minor League Results - 8-27-15
Winners in 5 of the 7 contests.
STARS OF THE DAY: Tim Stauffer. Jon Johnson. Tyler Moore.
HONORABLE MENTION: Domino, De Aza, Moscote, Adonns Uceta
Las Vegas (74-59) 2 - Round Rock 0
Binghamton (71-59) 9 - New Hampshire 5
St Lucie (65-64) 6 - Palm Beach 8
Savannah (77-49) 10 - Asheville 5
Brooklyn (30-34) 0 - Aberdeen 4
Kingsport (36-27) 6 - Elizabethton 3
GCL Mets (27-31) 13 - Marlins 3
Now Here's the Scoop:
Las Vegas has 6 games remaining, including today's game, which
was started by Tim Stauffer (3-0, 2.75). Tim went to 4-0, throwing 8.1 scoreless, with Alvarez and Church each getting an out to preserve the shutout. Tim had the Right Stauffer. Kirk hit a 2 run shot for the gam's only runs.
Binghamton has 6 games remaining, including today's game, and Tyler Pill was shaky but won, moving to 5-0 since returning to AA. TJ Rivera had 2 more hits (.344). Sewald a perfect 9th, 2 Ks, 1.75, and Xorge Carillo hit his 8th HR.
St Lucie has 6 games remaining, including today's game, with Miller Diaz going up against 14 over .500 Palm Beach. Miller was awful and took the loss.
Dominic Smith .300 hit his 6th homer, and drove in 3 (78). Oberste had 3 hits (.301) and four others had 2 or more hits, to no avail.
Savannah has 7 games remaining, including today's game, in which
the streaking Gnats started Chris Flexen, who is 2-0 and 0.44 after 2 consecutive top notch outings.He gave up a 5 spot in the 1st, and then Savannah responded with the game's final 10 runs!
Tyler Moore went 5-5 raising his average from .157 to .181. Jon Johnson had his best game in a long time (4-5, 2 doubles, 4 RBI, .269). Vicente Lupo had a 3 run triple, 2 walks in his return from DL.
Brooklyn has 6 games remaining, including today's game, which went like so many others...anemic hitting, as Bklyn had 4 hits, 0 runs.
Kingsport has 6 games remaining, including today's game, which Gil Llanes started and he was great until surrendering 2 in the 8th to make it 3-3. It took 3 in the 9th for the Mets to win 6-3.
Luis Carpio had 3 hits (.312), Luis Ortega had a 2 run shot, and hot Milton Ramos had 2 doubles (.293).
GCL Mets are entering the final days of this season, with just 3 (including today's game) left. They realized that, and had a week's worth of offense in a 13-3 lambasting. Seventeen hits and 5 walks.
Walter Rasquin (.301) had 2 hits, 2 walks, and scored 3 runs. Anthony Dimino (.297) got 4 hits. Yeffrey De Aza (.326) had 2 hits, 2 walks, and 4 RBIs. And Victor Moscote broke out of a slump with 3 hits and 3 RBIs (.197).
Adonis Uceta pitched 5 shutout innings to move to 4-3.
GOATS: Miller Diaz, Brooklyn hitters.