Thursday 6/27 Games

AA: Trenton Thunder [NYY] (40-37) @ Binghamton Mets (47-28) Listen
Thursday 6:35 ETRHP Zach Nuding (2-8, 3.42) vs. RHP Cory Mazzoni (3-2, 3.99)

Postponed to July 27th.  Try again tomorrow…

 

A+: Palm Beach Cardinals (3-4) @ St. Lucie Mets (4-3) Listen
Thursday 6:30 ET – RHP Zach Petrick (0-0, 0.00) vs. LHP Angel Cuan (6-1, 3.79)

Zach Petrick made his first start of the year six days ago against St. Lucie throwing 4 IP allowing 1 run on 4 hits and no walks, striking out 4. He has struck out 15 and walked 1 in 14 IP in the FSL, allowing just 3 unearned runs.
Angel Cuan started opposite Petrick and allowed 3 runs on 8 hits over 6.1 IP, striking out 6. St. Lucie would rally in the 9th for a win.

 

A: Rome Braves [ATL] (3-3) @ Savannah Sand Gnats (2-4) Listen
Thursday 7:05 ET – RHP Williams Perez (5-3, 4.17) vs. RHP Logan Taylor (1-1, 2.83)

Williams Perez faced the Gnats on May 11th, allowing 3 runs on 7 hits over 6 IP.
Logan Taylor began his year against Augusta on April 8th throwing 5 shutout IP, allowing 4 hits and striking out 5. In his last start he allowed 1 run on 3 hits over 6 IP, striking out 9 and walking 2.

 

A-: Brooklyn Cyclones (4-5) @ Aberdeen Ironbirds (3-6) Listen
Thursday 7:05 ET – LHP Carlos Valdez (0-0, 3.60) vs. RHP Sebastian Vader (0-1, 1.38)

Carlos Valdez allowed Aberdeen 2 runs on 8 hits over 5 IP last Friday to start 2013.
Sebastian Vader struck out 10 Cyclones over 8 shutout innings last Saturday. Brooklyn would score 4 in the 9th to tie up the game, only to lose it in the 10th.

 

R: Kingsport Mets (2-5) @ Greeneville Astros (2-5)
Thursday 7:00 ET – LHP Yoan Gonzalez (0-1, 4.50) vs. RHP Jandel Gustave (0-1, 1.80)

Yoan Gonzalez allowed 2 runs on 3 hits and 3 walks, striking out 2 over 4 IP.
Andrew Massie will follow Yoan as he did five days ago, allowing 6 runs on 5 hits and 2 walks over 2.1 IP.

 

AAA: Las Vegas 51s (40-37) @ Tacoma Rainiers [SEA] (47-33) Listen
Thursday 10:00 ET – RHP Chris Schwinden (3-7, 6.37) vs. LHP Danny Hultzen (3-1, 2.78)

Chris Schwinden has allowed 5 ER in 5 IP in each of his last three starts. One of those starts was against Tacoma when he allowed 8 hits, 3 walks while striking out 2.
Danny Hultzen has made 4 starts with Tacoma earlier in the year, striking out 25 and walking 6 over 22.2 IP.  He split last year between AA and Tacoma.
Two weeks have passed since Tacoma took 5 of 8 against the 51s.  Seattle called up IF Dustin Ackley (.365/.472/.500) on Tuesday.