Check out the top performances across the New York Yankees farm system in the latest edition of Pinstriped Performances.
Mason Williams, CF, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders (Triple A): Williams drove in the only two runs for the RailRiders in their 2-0 playoff opening victory over the Lehigh Valley IronPigs. He went 3-4 with a two-run go-ahead home run in the bottom of the eighth inning.
Jordan Montgomery, SP, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders (Triple A): Montgomery spun a gem, pitching seven scoreless innings. Jordan’s performance earned the win as he struck out five, walked three, permitted three hits and induced six ground-outs to nine fly-outs. He threw 65 of 102 pitches for strikes.
Mark Payton, LF, Trenton Thunder (Double A): Payton went 2-3 with a double, triple, run scored and RBI in Trenton’s playoff series opening 3-2 win over the Reading Phillies.
Dante Bichette, 1B, Trenton Thunder (Double A): Bichette went 1-2 with a double, walk, run scored and a run batted in.
Kevin Cornelius, DH, Tampa Yankees (Single A Advanced): Cornelius went 3-5 with two doubles, and a walk in Tampa’s 15-inning 8-4 loss to the Dunedin Blue Jays (the playoff series is now tied 1-1).
Rashad Crawford, CF, Tampa Yankees (Single A Advanced): Crawford went 2-7 with a two-run home run in the bottom of the second inning.
Estevan Florial, CF, Charleston RiverDogs (Single A): Florial went 2-4 with a double and run scored in Charleston’s 3-1 playoff opening loss to the Rome Braves.
Dom Thompson-Williams, CF, Staten Island Yankees (Single A Short Season): Thompson-Williams went 2-3 with a walk in Staten Island’s 3-0 playoff opening loss to the State College Spikes.
Spencer Mahoney, RP, Staten Island Yankees (Single A Short Season): Mahoney tossed three perfect innings of relief. He struck out three, and threw 26 of 35 pitches for strikes.