Mets Lower Minors: Fulmer K’s Eight, Plawecki Goes Deep Twice

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Kevin Plawecki has 6 HRs in 162 AB so far this season – and 3 in his past ten games.

Charlotte 5, St. Lucie 4

Another tough loss in the ninth for St. Lucie on Sunday.

Key Players:

Richard Lucas – 1 for 4, 2 RBI

Danny Muno – 2 for 4, RBI, 2 R, SB

Chase Huchingson – 7.0 IP: 12 H, 2 BB, 4 ER

Jeffrey Walters – 1.1 IP: H, ER, 4 BB, 2 K, L

Player Of The Game: Solid start for Chase Huchingson and it was good to see Lucas drive in more runs. His season total is now 48, second to Cory Vaughn’s 62.

Hickory 5, Savannah 3

Savannah drops another game to Hickory on Sunday after the blowout Saturday.

Key Players:

Camden Maron – 1 for 3, RBI, BB

Brandon Brown – 1 for 4, HR.

Cole Frenzel – 2 for 3, BB

Michael Fulmer – 5.2 IP: 9 H, 2 BB, 5 R (4 ER), 8 K

Player Of The Game: Estarlin Morel and Jared West for 2.1 scoreless innings after Fulmer’s departure. Hat tip for the 8 K’s, though.

Brooklyn 2, Vermont 0

Hansel Robles was brilliant and he was backed by Kevin Plawecki, who continues to back me up.

Key Players:

Kevin Plawecki – 2 for 3, 2 HR, 2 RBI, 2 R, BB

Jayce Boyd – 2 for 4

Hansel Robles – 6 IP: 2 H, BB, 3 K, 0 ER

Craig Hansen/Beck Wheeler/Tyler Vanderheiden – A scoreless inning of relief each, with Vanderheiden picking up the save.

Player Of The Game: Split between the offensive juggernaut Plawecki and the superb starter, Hansel Robles.

Elizabethton 3, Kingsport 2

Elizabethton broke a 2-2 with a walk-off victory in the ninth in a well fought game against our Kingsport Mets.

Key Players:

Jorge Rivero – 2 for 4, HR, 2 RBI

Tomas Nido – 2 for 4

Andrew Massie – 5 IP: 4 H, 2 BB, ER, 4 K

Player Of The Game: Andrew Massie for a solid start. Jorge Rivero is batting .429 in his past 10 games, however.

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