Mets Lower Minors: Harris Reaches 40 Steals, Plawecki Homers As Clones Maintain Wild Card Lead, Huchingson K’s 11
St. Lucie 7, Bradenton 3
Chase Huchingson struck out 11 batters, and the offense was alive in their 7-3 victory on Friday
- Richard Lucas – 2 for 4, 2 RBI, 2 strikeouts
- Blake Forsythe – 1 for 4, 1 strikeout
- Alonzo Harris – 2 for 5, 2 strikeouts, 1 run score, 1 stolen base (40th of the season)
- Cory Vaughn – 1 for 4, 1 run scored, 1 RBI, 2 strikeouts
- Chase Huchingson – 6.1 IP, 6 hits, 3 runs (2 earned), 1 walk, 11 strikeouts
Player Of The Game: Chase Huchingson for his high strikeout day. He is look poised top solidify his spot in the Mets future heading into the AFL
Savannah 4, Kannapolis 2
Alex Panteliodis had a strong outing, and the offense scratched off just enough crooked numbers to beat Kannapolis, 4-2
- Yucarybert De La Cruz – 1 for 5, 2-run homer, 2 strikeouts,
- Gilbert Gomez – 0 for 3, 2 walks, 2 strikeouts, 1 stolen base (8th of the season) 1 picked-off
- Albert Cordero – 0 for 3, 1 walk – average down to .192 on the season
- Alex Panteliodis – 7.0 IP, 5 hits, 2 runs, 0 walks, 3 strikeouts
- T.J. Chism – 1 IP, 0 hits, 0 walks, 1 strikeout. 2.34 on the season and the lefty has quietly been putting up strikeouts with solid control.
Player Of The Game: Alex Panteliodis for his strong pitching effort.
Brooklyn 5, Staten Island 1
Hansel Robles (6-1) collected the win on Friday night, and finished the month of August 4-0 without allowing an earned run, as Brooklyn defeated the Staten Island Yankees 5-1.
Robles hasn’t allowed an earned run since July 28th against the Mahoning Valley Scrappers. His scoreless streak of earned runs extended to 36.0 innings Friday night, the longest streak by a Cyclones starter all season.
*** The Cyclones hold a slim one game lead in the Wild Card standings with five games left to play. It’s crunch time for the ‘Clones!
- Kevin Plawecki – 2 for 4, solo home run
- Brandon Nimmo -1 for 3, 1 run scored, 1 RBI
- Dimas Ponce – 1 for 3, 2 RBI, 2 strikeouts
- Philip Evans – 0 for 4, 2 strikeouts
- Hansel Robles – 5 IP, 4 hits, 1 run (0 earned) 2 walks, 4 strikeouts
Player Of The Game: Kevin Plawecki for his solid day at the plate and tie-breaking homer that opened the flood gates for Brooklyn.
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