Join Jays From The Couch Every Morning For Your Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Recap And Vlad And Bo Update
On Monday, September 3rd, the Toronto Blue Jays minor league system 1 for 3.
Buffalo Bisons (61-77)
The Herd lost 2 to 0
Starter- Shawn Morimando 6.0 IP, 6-H, 2-R, 0-BB, 4-K, and 1-HRA on 79 pitches
L- Morimando (2-6, 5.89 ERA)
New Hampshire Fisher Cats (76-62)
The Fisher Cats lost 5 to 3
HR- Jon Berti (8)
Starter- Josh DeGraaf 3.0 IP, 6-H, 3-R, 2-BB, 6-K, and 2-HRA on 50 pitches
L- DeGraaf (7-6, 4.33 ERA)
Dunedin Blue Jays (69-68)
Lansing Lugnuts (80-60)
The Lugs lost 3 to 2
Starter- Donnie Sellers 6.0IP, 5-H, 2-R, 1-BB, 4-K on 70 pitches
L- Turner Larkins (4-6, 3.68 ERA)
Vancouver Canadians (40-36)
The C’s won 7 to 4
Starter- Sean Wymer 3.0 IP, 2-H, 2-R, 0-BB, 5-K on 52 pitches
W- Joey Murray (1-1, 1.75 ERA)
Advanced Rookie Ball
Bluefield Blue Jays (42-26)
GCL Blue Jays (24-29)
DSL Blue Jays (41-31)
Player of the Day
- The Cats’ Jackson McClelland, Danny Young, and Kirby Snead combined on 3.0IP of one hit relief.
- The Bolt’s Taylor and Grud (solo HR)
- The C’s Hunter Steinmetz (3-for-5, 2-R, 2-2B), Yorman Rodriguez (2-for-4, R, RBI), Sterling Guzman (2-for-4, 2-R, BB), Jesus Severino (3-for-5, 2B, 2-RBI), Joey Murray (2IP, 3K)
Monday, September 3rd POD goes to Jon Berti
The 28-yr-old minor league veteran of 8 seasons continues to swing a hot bat heading into the playoffs which start in Wednesday against the Trenton Thunder (NYY). Leading off the bottom half of the 1st inning, Berti jumped on a 3-1 pitch for his 8th dinger (career high).
Berti finished the game with a pair of singles, a homer, two RBI, two stolen bases, and a run scored. Over his last 10 games, Berti is batting .500 with 7 multi-hit games, 3HR, 7RBI, and 15 runs. This could be the best baseball of his career. In 101 games, he finishes the season with a .296 batting average (career high), 66 runs scored, 14 doubles, 7 triples (tie his career high), 8HR (career high), 46 RBI, and 29 SB.
Keep it going, Mr. Berti
Bo and Vlad Show
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. doubled in four at-bats and left two bases on base. Vladimir Guerrero Jr. finishes the year with a .381/.437/.636 slash, 67 runs, 136 hits, 29 doubles, a triple, 20 HR, 78 RBI, and 3 SB in 95 games split between the Gulf Coast League (rehab), Dunedin (rehab), New Hampshire (61 GP), and Buffalo (30 GP).
Bo Bichette triples and scored a run in four at-bats. In 131 games played with the Double-A Fisher Cats, Bo scored 95 runs, stole 32 bases, hit 43 doubles, 7 triples, 11 HR, and drove in 74 runs while batting .286 with a .796 OPS.
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