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Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Recap: Dawel Lugo comes up clutch

Kevin Pillar steals three bases, NH game is suspended by rain in the 12th, Kevin Patterson goes yard in the D-Jays loss, and Dawel Lugo is clutch in Lugnuts extra inning win.

Buffalo Bisons (54-53)

Bisons win 9-4. The Bisons beat up on Jo-Jo Reyes….remember him? Pillar stole 3 bags, Brad Mills won his first game a Bison and Kyle Drabek continues to lower his ERA as a reliever.


Adron Chambers- 2/4, 2R, BB, K

Kevin Nolan- 2/5, R, K

Kevin Pillar- 2/4, 2R, 2-RBI(39), K, 3-SB(19)

Brad Glenn- 2/4, R, 3-RBI(33)

A.J. Jimenez- 0/4, RBI(19)

Ryan Schimpf-0/4, 3K

Andy LaRoche- 1/3,R, BB

Jared Goedert- 1/4, R, 3B, 2-RBI(38), 2K

Jonathan Diaz- 2/4, R, RBI(17)


Brad Mills (W, 1-0)- 5.0IP, 7H, 3R, BB, 2K

Kyle Drabek- 2.0IP, 2H, R

Ryan Tepera- 2.0IP, H, K


New Hampshire Fisher Cats (50-57)

The Fisher Cats were leading 9-7 in 12 innings when the game was suspended by rain, but here is what happen prior to the play being suspended. This was far from a pitching dual as NH collected 20 hits and gave up 14. Every starter got at least one hit, with Cory Aldridge doing the most damage with two home runs and 3 RBI. The Fisher Cats were 0-3 on stolen base attempts.


Dalton Pompey- 3/4, R, 3B(3), 2-RBI(10), BB, CS(5)

*Mike Crouse- 1/1, R, BB

Jon Berti- 2/5, RBI(40), CS(12)

Matt Newman- 1/4, RBI(26), BB

Mike McDade- 1/5, BB, K

Andy Burns- 1/6, K

K.C. Hobson- 3/6, R

Derrick Chung- 2/4, 2R, K

Andy Fermin- 2/6, R, 2B(4), 2-RBI(11), K

Jorge Flores- 2/3, R, K, CS(5)

*Cory Aldridge- 2/3, 2R, 2-HR(2,3), 3-RBI(6)


Scott Copeland- 5.0IP, 4H, 2R, 3BB, 6K

Dustin Antolin- 1.0IP, H, 2K

Randy Boone- 1.2IP, 4H, 3R, 2K, 2-HR

Gregory Infante- 1.1IP, 3H, R, BB, 2K

Mickey Storey- 2.0IP, H, BB, 3K

Scott Gracey- 1.0IP, H


Dunedin Blue Jays (62-44)

The D-Jays lost 9-2 as spot starter Efrain Nieves got tagged for 3 runs over 4 innings. Tony Davis and Wil Browning didn’t fair any better.

Nick Baligod and Kevin Patterson lead the D-Jays attack with 3-hit games.  Baligod hit 2 doubles and Patterson hit a solo bomb.


Nick Baligod – 3/4, R, 2B(4)

Peter Mooney- 1/4

Shane Opitz- 0/4, RBI, SB(2)

Marcus Knecht- 1/4, K

Kevin Patterson- 3/4, R, HR(9), RBI(28)

Santiago Nessy- 1/4, K

Gustavo Pierre- 1/4, 2K, CS(6)

Ian Parmley- 0/4

Christian Lopes- 1/3, BB, K, E(8)


Efrain Nieves (L, 2-4)- 4.0IP,8H, 3R, 3K

Tony Davis- 2.1IP, 3H, 2R, 2K

Wil Browning- 2.1IP, 4H, 4R, BB, 2K, HR

Chad Girodo- 1.2IP, 2H, K


Lansing Lugnuts (49-55)

The Lugnuts won 3-2 in extra innings. With Derrick Loveless at 3rd, Mitch Nay at 2nd, and Matt Dean standing at first, Dawel Lugo came through with a clutch RBI single to right field to cash in Derrick Loveless. The Lugnuts struck out 19 times, with David Harris wearing the collar for his 5 strikeout performance.

Newly promoted Starlyn Suriel made his Lugnuts debute by going 5 inning of one run ball. Francisco Gracesqui provided the Lugnuts with 4.0IP of 2 hit relief and picked up his first win.


Chaz Frank- 2/6, R, BB, K, SB(13)

Derrick Loveless- 1/7, R, 2K, SB(11)

Mitch Nay- 3/6, 2-2B(24), BB, 2K

Matt Dean- 1/6, 2B(22), BB

Dawel Lugo- 2/7, RBI(43), K, E(19)

D.J. Davis- 1/6/R, 3K

Dickie Joe Thon- 1/6, 3K, CS(7)

David Harris- 0/5, 5K

Daniel Klein- 1/4, R, BB, K


Starlyn Suriel- 5.0IP, 4H, R, 2BB, 3K

Matt Dermody- 4.0IP, 3H, R, BB, 2K

Roberto Espinosa- 2.0IP, H, 2BB, K

Francisco Gracesqui (W, 1-0)- 4.0IP, 2H, 4K


Vancouver C’s (27-17)

The C’s lost 4-2. Zak Wasilewski had a bad outing retiring just a single batter while surrendering 4 run and walking 4 batters. The bullpen did a great job of holding Spokane off the score sheet the rest of the way, but the damage had already been done.


Roemon Fields- 1/4, RBI(14), CS(6)

Franklin Barreto-1/3, R, 2b(14), BB, K

Max Pentecost- 0/4, 3K

Ryan McBroom- 0/3, BB, K

Chris Carlson-2/4, RBI(18), K

Michael De La Cruz- 0/3, BB, K

Boomer Collins- 0/4, 2K

Alexis Maldonado- 1/4, R, K

Christian Vazquez- 2/4, E(2)


Zak Wasilewski (L, 2-4)- 0.1IP, H, 4R, 4BB

Mark Biggs- 2.2IP, H, BB, 4K

Alberto Tirado- 2.0IP, H, BB, 2K

Brett Barber- 1.0IP, BB

Adaric Kelly- 2.0IP, 2H, BB, 2K


Bluefield (17-20)

Bluefield lost 2-1 in 12 innings.


Aaron Attaway- 1/4, 2B, BB, K

Austin Davis- 0/5

Josh Almonte- 3/5, R

Rowdy Tellez- 1/5, RBI, K

Gabriel Cenas- 0/5, 2K

Dan Jansen- 0/4, BB

Lydell Moseby- 0/5, 2K

James Lynch-1/5, 2B, K

Angel Rojas- 0/4


Evan Smith- 5.0IP, 5H, BB, K

Oscar Cabrera- 2.2IP, 4H, R, BB, 2K

Dusty Isaacs- 2.1IP, 2K

Conor Fisk (L, 1-1)- 2.0IP, 4H, R, 3BB, 2K


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