Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Recap: Late Edition


Feb 14, 2014; Lakeland, FL, USA; A baseball lies on the grass during the Detroit Tiger

Welcome to the late edition of Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Recap.  If you are looking for the scores from the other affiliates swing on over to the early edition.

Buffalo Bisons (32-34)

Liam Hendriks turned in another solid pitching preformance, only to be undone by normally consistent Ryan Tepera. Tepera went into the 11th inning with the game tied 1-1 and only managed to get one out before giving up a 2-run jack to Tyler Collins as the Bisons lost 3-1.

Kevin Pillar continues to man handle Triple-A pitching with another 2-hit game. Not to be out done, Ryan Goins and Andy LaRoche also had 2-hit games. The Bisons drew 7 walks in the game, but went 2 for 13 with RISP and stranded 13 base runners.

Colby Rasmus– 1/5, 2K

Darin Mastroianni– 1/5, BB

Kevin Pillar- 2/5, 2K

Dan Johnson– 0/3, 2BB, K

Brad Glenn– 0/4, BB, 3K, SB(2)

A.J. Jimenez– 1/5, R, 2B(3)

Ryan Goins- 2/5, 2B(7), K

Andy LaRoche- 2/4, RBI(5), BB

Munenori Kawasaki– 0/2, BB, K

Liam Hendricks- 8.oIP, 6H, R, BB, 9K

Bobby Korecky– 2.0IP, K

Ryan Tepera (L, 2-3)- 0.1IP, H, 2R, BB, K, HR

Vancouver Canadians (3-0)

The C’s made it 3 in row to start 2014 with a 6-1 victory. Miguel Castro, a non-drafted free agent signed out of Edwin Encarnacion‘s La Romana DR in 2012, went 4.0IP allowing 4 hits and a run while striking out 5.

The top of the order did all the damage with Jonathan Davis, Franklin Barreto and David Harris each having multi-hit games. Barreto and Harris each had 2-RBI, while Barreto also stole his first base of the year. Barreto now has 7 hits in 12 AB.

Roemon Fields– 1/3, 2R, BB, K, CS

Jonathan Davis- 3/5, R, RBI, K

Franklin Barreto- 2/5, R, 2RBI, K

David Harris- 2/5, 2RBI, 2K, CS

Seth Connor- 0/4, R, BB, K

Micheal De La Cruz- 1/4, K

Sean Hurley– 1/4

Brenden Kalfus– 1/4

Tim Locastro- 0/4, R

Miguel Castro- 4.0IP, 4H, R, BB, 5K

Tim Mayza (W, 1-0)- 3.0IP, H, BB, 3K

Francisco Gracesqui– 1.0IP, K

Brett Barber– 1.0IP, K

Monday’s Starters

Bisons- Deck McGuire (3-0, 3.28 ERA; Last start- W, 5.0IP, 6H, 4R, 2BB, 3K, 2HR)

C’s- TBD