On Wednesday, the New York Yankees affiliates combined for a 1-3 record and two of the teams ended up being shut out. However, there was drama in Charleston as the Riverdogs found a way to get another walk-off win. Find out who were the stars of tonight’s games in our Pinstriped Performances and be sure to vote in our Pinstriped Performer of the Day poll:
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Scranton Wilkes-Barre Railriders (Triple-A): The Railriders (18-16) lost to the Indianapolis Indians, 6-5.
- Ryan Lavarnway was 1-for-4 with a pair of RBIs (8,9).
- Breyvic Valera went 1-for-4 with a solo home run in the fifth (1). It was his first home run since joining the Yankees organization.
- Brad Miller was 1-for-1 with three walks and a solo home run in the fourth (3).
- David Hale struggled in his start. He allowed five runs on eight hits and struck out three over three innings in a no-decision. 36 of his 56 pitches were strikes. The five runs are the most Hale has allowed in a start this year.
- Rex Brothers (0-1) took the loss in relief. He allowed one run on two hits and struck out four in three innings of work. 28 of his 42 pitches were strikes.
- David Sosebee struck out a batter and did not allow a hit over the final two innings. 12 of his 22 pitches were for strikes.
Trenton Thunder (Double-A): The Thunder (21-14) were shut out by the Harrisburg Senators, 5-0.
- Chris Gittens had the only multi-hit game as he went 2-for-4
- Mandy Alvarez and Kellin Deglan both were 1-for-3.
- Matt Wivinis came in the game after Garcia. He struck out two batters and walked one in two hitless innings of relief. It was his first appearance with Trenton this year.
- Domingo Acevedo allowed two runs on three hits, struck out a batter, and walked one in the eighth. He’s allowed seven runs in his last 5.1 innings of relief.
Tampa Tarpons (Single-A Advanced): The Tarpons (17-21) were held to three hits in a 1-0 loss to the Palm Beach Cardinals.
- Dermis Garcia went 1-for-2 before being pulled from the game in the bottom of the fourth.
- Steven Sensley had the other hit as he went 1-for-2 with a walk.
- Miguel Yajure (1-5) had a quality start in a loss. He allowed one unearned run on four hits and struck out three in six innings of work. 61 of his 82 pitches were strikes. He has a 2.50 ERA in three starts this month.
- Braden Bristo allowed one hit and struck out three batters in two shutout innings of relief. 20 of his 28 pitches were for strikes. He has a 1.65 ERA in nine outings this year.
Charleston Riverdogs (Single-A): The Riverdogs (22-17) defeated the West Virginia Power, 7-6, in 11 innings. It was their second consecutive walk-off win.
- Josh Stowers went 1-for-3 with two walks, four stolen bases, and he had the walk-off single in the bottom of the 11th (9). Stowers has 12 steals on the year and his four steals were a career-high.
- Mitchell Robinson was 1-for-4 with a walk and an RBI double in the third (1).
- Frederick Cuevas went 1-for-3 with a walk, a stolen base, and an RBI single in the second (6).
- Eduardo Navas was 1-for-4 with a walk and an RBI single in the second (5).
- Brandon Lockridge went 0-for-3 with two walks and an RBI groundout in the sixth (15). He has driven in a run in five straight games.
- Anderson Munoz had a rough night out of the bullpen. He allowed five runs on five hits, struck out a batter, and walked two over three innings. 35 of 58 pitches were for strikes.
- Aaron McGarity (2-2) won the game in relief. He allowed no runs on one hit, struck out two, and walked one in two innings of work. 22 of his 31 pitches were for strikes.