Mets Minors: David Thompson Homers, Knocks in Four

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Las Vegas 51s (62-70) 9, Salt Lake Bees 2 Box Score

Michael Conforto was given the day off with a lefty starter on the mound for Salt Lake. Travis Taijeron had two doubles giving him a Mets minor league system leading 40 on the season. Ty Kelly had two hits and drove in two runs.

  • Rainy Lara RHP: 5.1 IP, 5 H, 2 ER, 2 BB, 4 K, W (1-0, 3.18)
  • Jeff Walters RHP: 1.1 IP, H, 0 R, 2 K (5.82)
  • Josh Edgin LHP: Struck out only batter faced (2.73)

Walters has allowed only two earned runs over his last 14.2 innings and has given up just seven hits in that span.

Hartford Yard Goats 11, Binghamton Mets (60-68) 4 Box Score

Over his last ten games, Smith has walked 11 times compared to only three strikeouts.

St. Lucie Mets (66-58) 11, Charlotte Stone Crabs 7 Box Score

The Mets scored four runs in the 7th and 8th innings to erase a 7-3 deficit and keep them tied for first place in the division. Patrick Biondi scored three runs out of the leadoff spot and Kevin Taylor knocked in two.

Charleston RiverDogs 4, Columbia Fireflies (60-69) 1 Box Score

Dash hit a home run for the fourth time in six games.

  • Andrew Church RHP: 7 IP, 4 H, 4 R (3 ER), 2 BB, 4 K, L (5-2, 2.22)
  • Luis De Los Santos RHP: IP, H, 0 R, K

Luis started the season pitching for the DSL Mets, jumped to the GCL Mets and made his Fireflies debut last night. He had been working primarily as a starter before this relief appearance.

Mahoning Valley Scrappers 6, Brooklyn Cyclones 5 Box Score

Lindsay’s home run was a two-run shot in the bottom of the 8th inning that gave the Cyclones a 5-4 lead at the time. The home run went 429 feet with a 109 MPH exit velocity per our own Jacob Resnick.

Dunn hit 97 MPH on the gun last night and has now struck out 28 batters in his first 24 pro innings. Castro threw three wild pitches during the 9th inning.

For the rest of last night’s recap head over to MetsMinors.net.

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