Mets Lower Minors: Forsythe Goes Deep, Tapia Struggles, Cessa Keeps Going

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Cessa started Tuesday night and went five innings giving up one run on six hits.

Jupiter 7, St. Lucie 5 (G1)/ Game 2 PPD

Jupiter took the only game that was played on the day, despite the expected double-header

Key Players

  • Blake Forsythe – 2 for 3, solo home run, 2 runs scored, 1 walk, 1 strikeout
  • Cesar Puello -2 for 4, 1 double, 1 run, 1 RBI, 1 strikeout, 1 stolen base
  • Darrell Ceciliani – 3 for 4, 1 run scored, 1 strikeout in first game back from DL
  • T.J. Rivera – 3 for 5, 1 RBI, 2 errors
  • Eric Goeddel – 4.2 IP, 7 hits allowed, 5 runs (3 earned), 2 walks, 4 strikeouts

Player Of The Game: Darrell Ceciliani in his return from the DL, providing the Mets farm systems with some quality depth in CF.

Asheville 8, Savannah 7

Domingo Tapia had his worst outing of the season, and despite the early offensive eruption, it wasn’t enough in the 8-7 loss to Asheville

Key Players

  • Yucarybert De La Cruz – 3 for 6, 3 RBI, 1 strikeout, 1 stolen base
  • Gregory Pron – 2 for 5, 3 RBI, 2 runs scored, 1 triple, 1 strikeout
  • Cam Maron – 1 for 3, 1 run scored, 1 RBI, 1 walk
  • Albert Cordero – 1 for 5 – average down to .197.
  • Domingo Tapia – 4 IP, 10 hits allowed, 7 runs (5 earned), 0 walks, 5 strikeouts

Player of The Game: Yucarybert De La Cruz for his 3 for 6 outing, and show of diversity playing 2B/SS/3B/CF on the season for the Gnats

Brooklyn 4, Tri-City 1

The Cyclones offense put across runs consistently and a solid outing by Luis Cessa and Matt Bowman ensured a 4-1 win

Key Players

  • Jeffrey Glenn – 2 for 4, 1 run scored, 1 RBI, 1 strikeout
  • Kevin Plawecki – 1 for 4, 1 walk, 1 strikeout
  • Stefan Sabol – 1 for 3, 2 walks, 1 run scored
  • Brandon Nimmo – 1 for 5, 1 run scored, 3 strikeouts
  • Luis Cessa – 7 IP, 6 hits allowed, 1 run scored, 0 walks, 3 strikeouts

Player Of The Game: Luis Cessa for yet another great outing, proving one of the Cyclones biggest strengths is its starting pitching

Kingsport 2, Burlington 0

Burlington 5, Kingsport 1

In a double-header, Kingsport won a game in 7 innings, and lost one in the same amount of innings

Key Players

  • Gavin Cecchini – 2 for 6, 2 strikeouts, 1 RBI, 1 walk
  • Tomas Nido – 0 for 3
  • Maikis De La Cruz – 1 for 7, 1 run scored
  • Chris Flexen – 6 IP, 3 hits allowed, 0 runs, 3 walks, 5 strikeouts
  • Robert Gsellman – 3 IP, 2 hits allowed, 1 unearned run, 2 walks, 4 strikeouts

Player Of The Game: Gavin Cecchini continually showing progress and potential since his stint on the DL

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