Tag: Phillip Evans

Plawecki Rips Three Doubles En Route To 6-3 Savannah Win

An article by posted on May 2, 2013 0 Comments
Plawecki Rips Three Doubles En Route To 6-3 Savannah Win

  Savannah 6, Kannapolis 3 The Savannah Sand Gnats defeated the Kannapolis Intimidators 6-3 Wednesday to pull into a three-way tie for first place with the Asheville Tourists and Augusta GreenJackets. Savannah (16-9) has won seven of the eight games on the team’s current home stand. The Gnats took a 4-3 lead they would not […]

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Rainy Lara Strikes Out Nine In 1-0 Savannah Win

An article by posted on April 28, 2013 0 Comments
Rainy Lara Strikes Out Nine In 1-0 Savannah Win

Savannah 1, West Virginia 0 Rainy Lara and Bret Mitchell combined on a six-hit shutout to propel the Gnats to their fifth straight win, a 1-0 shutout of the West Virginia Power in front of 2,969 fans at Historic Grayson Stadium Saturday night. The shutout was third of the season for the Gnats (14-8). In […]

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Team Effort For Savannah Leads Them To 4-2 Victory

An article by posted on April 27, 2013 0 Comments
Team Effort For Savannah Leads Them To 4-2 Victory

Savannah 4, West Virginia 2 The Savannah Sand Gnats won their fourth straight game, defeating the West Virginia Power 4-2 Friday night at Historic Grayson Stadium in front of 3,002 fans. The Gnats (13-8) took a lead they never relinquished with a three-run bottom of the first.Clay Holmes walked RF Gregory Pron with the bases loaded to force […]

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Cessa Shines With Six Shutout Innings In Savannah Win

An article by posted on April 24, 2013 0 Comments
Cessa Shines With Six Shutout Innings In Savannah Win

Savannah 9, Delmarva 1 Luis Cessa tossed six shutout innings to lead the Savannah Sand Gnats to a 9-1 victory over the Delmarva Shorebirds Tuesday night at Historic Grayson Stadium in the first game of the Gnats’ 10-game home stand. Cessa, who improved to 2-0, with a 1.02 ERA after his third start, scattered five hits […]

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Savannah Offense Can’t Support Ynoa In 3-2 Loss

An article by posted on April 19, 2013 0 Comments
Savannah Offense Can’t Support Ynoa In 3-2 Loss

Lakewood 3, Savannah 2 The Savannah offense was only able to muster five hits and two runs to back up Gabriel Ynoa – who did not pitch all that bad. Ynoa toed the rubber for Savannah on Thursday evening and pitched a solid game, allowing three earned runs over six innings off five hits and […]

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Rainy Lara Impressive Even In Defeat As Savannah Falls To Rome, 2-1

An article by posted on April 15, 2013 0 Comments
Rainy Lara Impressive Even In Defeat As Savannah Falls To Rome, 2-1

  Rome 2, Savannah 1 On Sunday afternoon at Historic Grayson Stadium in Savannah, the Rome Braves edged the Sand Gnats 2-1 to gain a split of the two game set. Savannah (5-5) scored their lone run in the bottom of the third inning on an RBI fielders choice by right-fielder Eudy Pina. Sand Gnats […]

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Mets Minors: Rainy Lara Rocks In Gnats Victory

An article by posted on April 8, 2013 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Rainy Lara Rocks In Gnats Victory

Savannah Sand Gnats, 4 Rome Braves 0  It was raining goose eggs in Rome all day Sunday as Sand Gnats righty Rainy Lara baffled Braves hitters with six innings of two-hit scoreless baseball, and the Gnats defeated the Rome Braves 4-0 to split the four game set to open the season. Rainy Lara (1-0) handled the first six […]

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Baseball America: Mets Minor League Roster Analysis

An article by posted on April 5, 2013 0 Comments
Baseball America: Mets Minor League Roster Analysis

Baseball America released a brief minor league roster analysis for each team’s Top 10 Prospects. Here is Matt Eddy’s lowdown on the Mets. Things they said: The top two starters from the 2012 short-season Brooklyn club will skip a level and proceed directly to high Class A St. Lucie. RHP Luis Mateo’s wicked fastball-slider combo enabled him […]

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Mets Minors: Nimmo, Plawecki, Matz Highlight A Promising Savannah Roster

An article by posted on April 3, 2013 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Nimmo, Plawecki, Matz Highlight A Promising Savannah Roster

Savannah, which starts playing on Thursday, has been speculated over and over to continuously have some top talent this season, and the people who speculated these were mostly right. There are a lot of prospects to be watching on this roster, both on the hitters and pitches side. I will list them as a convenience, […]

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An Alternative Mets Top Prospects List (My Top 20)

An article by posted on February 1, 2013 0 Comments
An Alternative Mets Top Prospects List (My Top 20)

After reading the wonderful prospects list that some of my fellow MMO writers put together, (which is incredibly well-done, well-researched and a must-read for prospect gurus), I decided to share my own prospect list, which I have been working on for a while, with you all. In putting together this list, I tried to balance […]

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