Red Sox Minor League Gameday May 14, 2016

Red Sox Minor League Gameday

A strong farm system is at the heart of every successful MLB franchise. The Boston Red Sox have graduated a talented crop of players from their system including a shortstop, right fielder, and a left-handed starter. In Brandon Magee‘s Minor League Gameday, he will update us on how the teams in the Red Sox farm system performed every day.

Today’s Games

MLBBoston Red Sox (Clay Buchholzvs. Houston Astros (Collin McHugh) [1:05PM]

ILPawtucket Red Sox (Eduardo Rodriguez / Brian Johnson) @ Gwinnett Braves [ATL] (John Gant / Lucas Sims) [4:35PM]

ELPortland Sea Dogs (Teddy Stankiewicz / Mitch Atkins) @ Binghamton Mets [NYM] (Rainy Lara / Tyler Pill) [1:05PM]

CL: Salem Red Sox (Jalen Beeks) vs. Wilmington Blue Rocks [KCR] (Matt Tenuta) [6:05PM]

SAL: Greenville Drive (Daniel Gonzalez) @ Augusta GreenJackets [SFG] (Cory Taylor) [6:05PM]

Today’s Minor League Scores

[All Times EDT]

5/13 Scoreboard

Pawtucket Red Sox

For the fourth time in this young season, a game at McCoy was postponed due to rain. The Pawsox and Braves will attempt to play a pair today.

Portland Sea Dogs

SeaDogs walk off in game one, 1-0

Justin Haley pitched a complete (7 innings) game one-hitter, walking three and striking out five.

Nate Freiman singled in the bottom of the 7th, scoring Henry Ramos with the only run of the game. Freiman went one-for-three with a walk, Ramos went two-for-four. Jose Vinicio had a single and three sacrifice bunts in four plate appearances. Derek Miller went 1/2 with a walk. Tim Roberson and Jake Romanski each had a single in three at-bats. Ryan Court was granted an intentional walk and also had a sacrifice bunt in four plate appearances. Wendell Rijo had two hitless at-bats and a sacrifice bunt. Rainel Rosario went 0-for-3.

The rain affecting New England postponed game two. The Sea Dogs and Mets will make an attempt at a doubleheader for a second consecutive day today.

Salem Red Sox

Salem gets clobbered by the Blue Rocks, lose 12-4

Travis Lakins had his roughest start of the season, allowing seven earned runs on seven hits, three walks, a wild pitch and a pair of hit-by-pitches over four innings; striking out two. Jamie Callahan went 2+ innings, allowing four runs (one earned) on four hits and a wild pitch; striking out two. Yankory Pimentel allowed an unearned run on a hit and a walk in three innings of work; striking out four.

Nick Longhi, Rafael Devers, and Mike Meyers each went two-for-four, Longhi with a double. Yoan Moncada and Mauricio Dubon each went one-for-four, Moncada with a double. Andrew Benintendi walked once in four plate appearances. Bryan Hudson failed to reach base in three plate appearances. Jordan Betts and Ben Moore each failed to reach in four at-bats.

Greenville Drive

Drive bang out eleven hits, defeat Augusta 7-2

Logan Boyd went six strong innings, allowing two runs on six hits, a walk, and a wild pitch; striking out four. Angelo Leclerc pitched two scoreless innings, walking one. Bobby Poyner went one-two-three in the ninth, striking out one.

Josh Ockimey led the offense with a single and a pair of doubles in five at-bats. Luis Alejandro Basabe went 2/4 with a double, walk, and stolen base. Tate Matheny went two-for-five with a triple. Trenton Kemp had a single and a pair of walks in four plate appearances. Luis Alexander Basabe also had a single and a pair of walks in five plate appearances. Jeremy Rivera went 1/4. Mitch Gunsolus had a double in five at-bats. Kyri Washington and Roldani Baldwin each failed to reach base in five trips to the plate.

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Brandon Magee is our minor league expert; he has written about minor league travel, ranking prospects, a first round draft pick, and the MLB First-Year Player Draft.

Follow Brandon on Twitter @cuzittt.

About Brandon Magee 549 Articles
Brandon has worked the graveyard shift for a decade and, like any good vampire, is averse to the sun. His love of the Red Sox is so deep, he follows eight teams on a daily basis. He lives in Norwich, CT where he often goes to Dodd Stadium to watch minor league baseball with his best friend, his wife Dawn.

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