On Thursday, there were six games played in the New York Yankees organization and the teams combined for a 3-3 record. Scranton Wilkes-Barre had a walk-off win and a Staten Island reliever had one of the rare feats in baseball with a four-strikeout inning. Also, the Tampa squad had Clint Frazier participate in a rehab assignment. Find out about how he did and much more with our Pinstriped Performances:
New York Yankees (MLB): The Yankees (84-49) were not able to hold the lead in their 8-7 loss to the Detroit Tigers.
- Giancarlo Stanton was 2-for-4 with a walk, a double, and a two-run home run in the bottom of the third (33). It was his 300th career home run.
- Gleyber Torres went 3-for-4 with a two-run home run in the fourth (21).
- Luke Voit was 2-for-4 and he broke a 5-5 tie with a two-run home run in the seventh (5).
- Aaron Hicks also had a multi-hit game (2-for-5).
- J.A. Happ had a no-decision in his start. In 4.1 innings of work, he allowed five runs on 10 hits and struck out three on 92 pitches (60 strikes).
- Chad Green came in after Happ and allowed one hit and struck out three over 1.2 scoreless innings.
- David Robertson struck out two batters in a 1-2-3 seventh.
- Zach Britton struck out a batter in a 1-2-3 ninth.
- Dellin Betances (4-4) allowed three runs on two hits, struck out three, and walked a batter in the ninth as he took the loss.
Scranton Wilkes-Barre Railriders (Triple-A): The Railriders (70-64) defeated the Syracuse Chiefs in walk-off fashion, 3-2.
- Devyn Bolasky was 2-for-4 and had the walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth (7).
- Ryan McBroom went 2-for-3 with a walk and he tied the game with a base hit in the ninth (45).
- Quintin Berry was 1-for-3 with a double.
- Gio Urshela went 2-for-4 with a triple.
- Gary Sanchez finished his rehab assignment and went 0-for-4 with two strikeouts.
- George Kontos allowed one hit and struck out a batter in a scoreless seventh.
- Justus Sheffield pitched a 1-2-3 eighth out of the bullpen.
- Stephen Tarpley (2-2) allowed two hits and struck out two in the ninth as he got the win.
Trenton Thunder (Double-A): The Thunder (75-61) lost 5-1 to the Altoona Curve.
- Brandon Wagner led the Thunder in hits as he went 3-for-4.
- Jhalan Jackson was 2-for-4 with a double.
- Wendell Rijo went 1-for-3 with a walk and a triple.
- Rashad Crawford also had an extra-base hit (1-for-4, double).
- Brian Keller (10-9) took the loss on the mound. He went three innings, allowed five runs (four earned) on seven hits, struck out two, and walked three on 78 pitches (49 strikes).
- Chase Hodson allowed two hits, struck out two, and walked one over three scoreless innings.
- Matt Frawley allowed one hit and struck out two without allowing a run in the final two innings.
Tampa Tarpons (Single-A Advanced): The Tarpons (68-66) won Game 1 of their doubleheader against the Florida Fire Frogs, 3-1. Game 2 was canceled due to rain and it will not be made up.
- Daniel Barrios was 2-for-3 with a two-run single in the bottom of the fourth (5,6).
- Angel Aguilar went 1-for-3 with a double.
- Estevan Florial was 0-for-4 with two stolen bases.
- Clint Frazier was 1-for-3 as he continued his rehab assignment.
- Domingo German got the start. He allowed an unearned run on three hits, struck out three, and walked one on 40 pitches (31 strikes) over three innings.
- Dalton Lehnen (1-3) won the game in relief. In four scoreless innings, he allowed three hits, struck out four, and walked two.
Charleston Riverdogs (Single-A): The Riverdogs (61-71) wrapped up their series against the Columbia Fireflies with a 7-3 loss.
- David Metzgar had the only multi-hit game as he went 2-for-4.
- Leonardo Molina was 1-for-3 with an RBI double in the top of the second (37).
- Alexander Vizcaino (0-1) took the loss in his Charleston debut. He went four innings, allowed six runs on eight hits, struck out two, and walked two on 71 pitches (37 strikes).
- Daniel Ramos allowed one run on one hit, struck out four, and walked one over two innings.
- Daniel Alvarez struck out two batters and walked one in two hitless innings of relief.
Staten Island Yankees (Short-Season): The Yankees (36-33) held the Vermont Lake Monsters to three hits in a 6-0 win.
- Kyle Gray was 1-for-3 with a walk and he hit a three-run home run (7) in the bottom of the eighth.
- Josh Breaux went 1-for-3 with a pair of RBIs (20,21).
- Alex Junior was 0-for-2 with two walks and a stolen base.
- Daniel Bies (1-0) got the win in his Staten Island debut. He threw four shutout innings, allowed no runs on two hits, and struck out three.
- Austin Gardner threw three perfect innings of relief and struck out six (four of them in the eighth) as he got the save in his debut.