Check out the top performances across the New York Yankees farm system in the latest edition of Pinstriped Performances.
Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders (Triple A)
Eddy Rodriguez cranked a grand slam in the bottom of the 12th inning to lift the RailRiders over the Pawtucket Red Sox. Tyler Wade went 2-for-4 with a home run, two walks, a run batted in and three runs scored. Wade also swiped his lead leading 12th bag of the season. Dustin Fowler finished the contest going 4-for-5 with a walk, two runs batted in, one run scored and fell a homer shy of the cycle. Mason Williams also had a good game, going 3-for-5 with a RBI. Tyler Jones was stellar in relief, tossing three perfect innings while striking out five.
Trenton Thunder (Double A)
Scheduled off day
Tampa Yankees (Single A Advanced)
Erik Swanson and Matt Marsh pitched the Yankees to a 1-0 shutout victory over the Florida Fire Frogs on Monday. Swanson threw seven innings of four hit baseball. He struck out one and walked none. Marsh fired two innings of near-perfect baseball. He walked one, permitted no hits and struck out three. Tampa scored their lone run on a Jhalan Jackson fielder’s choice in the top of the 9th inning.
Charleston RiverDogs (Single A)
The RiverDogs are back to playing .500 baseball thanks to a quality start by Freicer Perez, and tremendous relief work by Trevor Lane and Garrett Mundell. Perez pitched 5.2 innings, struck out eight, and allowed one earned run on one walk and five hits. Lane earned his second hold of the season by throwing 2.1 innings of perfect baseball. He also struck out two. Mundell tossed one perfect inning, earned his second save of the season, and struck out one. Offensively, Brandon Wagner went 1-for-3 and smacked his first home run of the season.