Daily Recap: Sunday, August 31 games

Las Vegas 11 – Albuquerque 12 (11): Cory Vaughn gave the 51s a brief lead in the top of the 9th when he smacked his seventh homer of the season. Cesar Puello had a tremendous game, going 4-for-6, including his seventh homer and 20th double of the campaign. The long-ball was his second in as many games and third in the last nine days. Andrew Brown singled, doubled, walked and drove in three runs. Brandon Allen had three hits, including a double and plated two runs. Kevin Plawecki was 1-for-4. Matt Reynolds left the game after getting hit by a pitch. >>Read more at MiLB.com


Binghamton 0 – Richmond 1: Gabriel Ynoa was outstanding on the mound, tossing seven scoreless innings, allowing three hits, with six strikeouts and one walk. The B-Mets offense mustered only three hits. Brian Burgamy had the only extra base knock, smacking his 32nd double of the season. Brandon Nimmo was 0-for-4. T.J. Rivera‘s 11 game hitting streak came to an end. >>Read more at MiLB.com


Palm Beach 2 – St. Lucie 4: The Mets were eliminated from postseason contention despite the win. L.J. Mazzilli was 3-for-4, including his 20th High-A double and two runs batted in.  He was promoted to AAA after the game. Jairo Perez also doubled and reached on a walk. Gavin Cecchini was 1-for-3 raising his batting average to .236 in the FSL. He was moved to the B-Mets after the game. Jared King doubled for the 11th time. >>Read more at MiLB.com


Savannah 3 – Rome 4: Patrick Biondi hit a two-run homer in the 9th inning to get Savannah to within one run. Dom Smith had the day off. Champ Stuart was 1-for-4 with a run batted in. The other five Savannah knocks were all singles. >>Read more at MiLB.com


Staten Island 3 – Brooklyn 11: The Cyclones remained in playoff contention with the win. They’ll need to win again Monday and have Connecticut lose in order to garner a NY Penn League Wild Card. Michael Conforto had a big game with the bat, going 3-for-4 with his 10th double of the season. He’s hit safely in eight straight games. Adrian Abreu was also 3-for-4, including his eighth double and second home run. Jean Rodriguez, who was promoted from Kingsport two days ago, smacked his first NY Penn League triple and plated a run. Amed Rosario was 0-for-4. >>Read more at MiLB.com