Join Jays From The Couch Every Morning For Your Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Recap And Vlad And Bo Update
On Friday, August 10th, the Toronto Blue Jays minor league system went 5 and 2.
Congrats to Richard Urena and Thomas Pannone for heading to Toronto.
Buffalo Bisons (52-62)
The Herd won 5 to 4
HR- Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (3)
Starter- Zach Stewart 4.2 IP, 11-H, 4-R, 1-BB, 1-K on 83 pitches
W- Tim Mayza (5-2, 4.56 ERA)
H- Jose Fernandez (3)
SV- Justin Shafer (13)
Saturday, August 11th starting pitcher- Brandon Cumpton
New Hampshire Fisher Cats (67-47)
The Cats won 4 to 1
HR- Max Pentecost (5)
Starter- T.J. Zeuch 6.0IP, 4-H, 0-R, 0-BB, 5-K on 82 pitches
W- Zeuch (8-4, 3.12 ERA)
SV- Corey Copping (1)
Saturday, August 11th starting pitcher- Tayler Saucedo
Dunedin Blue Jays (60-56)
The D-Jays lost 7 to 6
HR- Chad Spanberger (1)
Starter- Maverik Buffo 4.1 IP, 6-H, 4-R, 6-BB, 1-K, and 1-HRA on 87 pitches
L- Ty Tice (6-4, 2.59 ERA)
Saturday, August 11th starting pitcher– Connor Eller
Lansing Lugnuts (70-47)
The Nuts won 11 to 4
HR- Chavez Young (7)
Starter- Maximo Castillo 6.0-IP, 3-H, 1-R, 0-BB, 5-K on 75 pitches
W- Castillo (9-5, 4.77 ERA)
Saturday, August 11th starting pitcher- Graham Spraker
Vancouver Canadians (28-25)
The C’s won 10 to 7
Starter- Nick Allgeyer 2.0 IP, 1-H, 0-R, 0-BB, 3-K on 28 pitches
2nd Starter- Juan Nunez 5.2 IP, 6-H, 3-R, 1-BB, 6-K on 88 pitches
W-Will McAffer (4-2, 5.49 ERA)
Saturday, August 11th starting pitcher- Jose Espada
Advanced Rookie Ball
Bluefield Blue Jays (29-20)
GCL Blue Jays (21-21)
The Blue Jays won 8 to 3
HR- Joseph Reyes (4)
Starter- Alejandro Melean 5.1-IP, 2-H, 3-R, 2-BB, 3-K
W- Melean (1-3, 4.68 ERA)
DSL Blue Jays (34-25)
The Blue Jays lost 2 to 1
Starter- Lazaro Estrada 6.0 IP, 3-H, 0-R, 0-BB, 7-K
L- William Gonzalez (2-3, 6.10 ERA ERA)
Player of the Day
- The Herd’s VGJ (see below), Danny Jansen (2-for-2, 2B, RBI, BB), Anthony Alford (2-for-4, R, 2B), Jason Leblebijian (2-for-4, R, 2B, 3B, 2-RBI), and combination of Tim Mayza (1.1IP, H, K), Jose Fernandez (2.0IP, K), and Justin Shafer (1IP, H, K).
- NH’s Forrest Wall (2-for-4, RBI, BB), Max Pentecost (2-for-5, R, HR, RBI), Jon Berti 2-for-5, SB), Santiago Espinal (3-for-5, R), and T.J. Zeuch (see above)
- The D-Jays’ Kevin Smith (3-for-5, R, RBI, SB), Chad Spanberger (2-for-4, R, HR, RBI), Rodrigo Orozco (1-for-4, R, 2B, RBI)
- The Bolts’ Samad Taylor (2-for-5, 2B, 2-RBI, SB), Jesus Navarro (3-for-3, R), Reggie Pruitt (1-for-3, 2-R, 2B, 2-BB, SB), and Chavez Young (2-for-4, 3-R, 2B, HR, 4-RBI, SB), Freddy Rodriguez (2-for-4, 2-R, 2B), and Jesus Navarro (2-for-4, 2-R, 2B, RBI), and Castillo (see above)
- The C’s Otto Lopez (1-for-5, R, 2B, 2-RBI), Tanner Kirwer (1-for-4, 2-R, 3B, BB), Yorman Rodriguez (3-for-5, 2-R, 2B, 2-RBI), Jesus Severino (3-for-5, 2-R, 2B, RBI), Sterling Guzman (4-for-5, 2-R, 2B, RBI, SB), and Mc Gregory Contreras (2-for-5, RBI)
- GLC’s Adrian Ramos (2-for-5, R, 3B, RBI), Steward Berroa (2-for-4, 2B, RBI, BB, SB), Joseph Reyes (2-for-5, R, HR, 2-RBI), Warnel Valdez (1-for-5, R, 2B, 2-RBI), Addison Barger (1-for-3, 2-R, RBI, BB)
- DSL’s Estrada (see above), Jhon Solarte (2-for-5, SB), Jose Rivas (2-for-5), Alberto Rodriguez (2-for-5)
Friday, August 10th POD goes to Chavez Young
The Lugnuts 21-yr-old outfielder played RF and batted 3rd in Lansing’s 11 to 4 win. Young was instrumental in the victory cashing Reggie Pruitt in from 3rd base with a ground ball out to score the game’s first run in the 1st inning. He walked and scored in the 3rd inning on a wild pitch to put the Lugnuts up 3 to 0.
With the score 4 to 0 for Lansing, Chavez Young hit his 29th double to score Jesus Navarro with the Lugs 5th run. In the 7th inning, Samad Taylor double to lead off (26) and Young followed with his 7th HR of the year depositing a 2-1 pitch over the wall in LF to push Lansing’s lead to 7-1.
Chavez Young is batting an even .300 over his last 10 games with 8 runs scored, 2-HR, 8-RBI, 4-BB, 3-K and 8 stolen bases. In 102 games, Young is slashing .289/.356/.450 with 72 runs scored, 29 doubles, 7-triples, 7-HR, 50-RBI, and 31-SB.
Bo and Vlad Show
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. is showing some ridiculous power with home runs in three straight games. Vladdy went 1-for-4 with a solo blast. VGJ is batting .433 3-HR, 6-RBI in 10 games in Buffalo.
Bo Bichette went hitless in four at-bats with a walk, a stolen base, and a run scored. The 20-yr-old is batting .280 with 80 runs scored, and 29 stolen bases.
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