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On Sunday, April 14th, the Toronto Blue Jays minor league system went 1-for-3 with Lansing getting postponed due to weather.
Buffalo Bisons (2-8)
The Herd lost 9 to 5 and haven’t won since April 6th.
Starter- David Paulino 3.2IP, 7H, 5R, 1BB, 3K, and 2HRA on 76 pitches
L- Paulino (0-1, 7.36 ERA)
Monday, April 15th starting pitcher- Jacob Waguespack
New Hampshire Fisher Cats (4-6)
The Fisher Cats lost 3 to 2
Starter- Andrew Sopko 5.0IP, 7-H, 3-R, 2-BB, 6-K, and 1-HRA on 92 pitches
L- Sopko (0-2, 3.60ERA)
Monday, April 15th starting pitcher- Patrick Murphy
Dunedin Blue Jays (6-4)
The D-Jays won 5 to 2 thanks to a 4 run 5th inning which saw the D-Jays go back-to-back.
Starter- Nate Pearson 5.0 IP, 1-H, 0-R, 0-BB, 9-K on 59 pitches
W- Pearson (2-0, 0.75 ERA)
SV- Graham Spraker (1) gets a 4IP save.
Monday, April 15th starting pitcher- Maximo Castillo
Lansing Lugnuts (4-6)
Monday, April 15th starting pitcher- Josh Winckowski
- The Bisons’ Richard Urena (2-for-5, R, 3B, 2RBI, K), Vladimir Guerrero Jr. (see below), Cavan Biggio (2-for-3, BB, K), Andrew Guillotte (2-for-4, R, 2B, K), Roemon Fields (2-for-4, R, RBI), and Dusty Isaacs (2IP, H, BB, 3K)
- The Cats’ Kevin Smith (2-for-4, SC), Jackson McClelland (2IP, H, 2K)
- The D-Jays’ Logan Warmoth (Solo HR), Riley Adams (3BB, 0-for-1), Cullen Large (2-for-2, R, 2B, CS), and Nate Pearson (see above).
Player of the Day
Sunday, April 14th POD goes to Chavez Young
The 21-yr-old out of Freeport, Bahamas, went 2-for-4 with a double and home run. The home run came in the 5th inning with Cal Stevenson and Kevin Vicuna on base. It was Young’s first home run as a member of the Dunedin Blue Jays.
Chavez hit a 2-out double, ground-rule, in the 3rd inning but was stranded on a Logan Warmoth groundout.
The former 39th round pick is off to a nice start with the Dunedin Blue Jays. In 10 games, Young has three multi-hit games and he has reached base in all but two games. The talented outfielder is hitting at the top of the D-Jays lineup and has scored 7 runs while driving in 5. He is yet to steal a base and needs to would on controlling the strike zone better (13K) but he should be proud to be batting .268 with a pair of doubles, a triple, and a HR.
The Bo and Vlad Show
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. played 3rd and batted 3rd for the Buffalo Bisons. He went 3-for-5 with a run scored and a run batted in. Vladdy picked up singles in the 1st, leading off the 3rd, and drove in the Bisons’ 5th run with a single in the 7th inning. Guerrero grounded into a double play in the 5th inning and grounded out to third base for the final out of the game.
Bo Bichette leadoff for Buffalo and played SS. Bo went 1-for-5 with a run scored and a pair of strikeouts. Bo waited until the 7th inning to collect his only hit, an up-the-middle single to help set up the Bisons’ 3-run 7th inning. Bo came around to score on Richard Urena’s 2-run triple.
*Featured Image Credit: R.Mueller
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