An overview of the Yankees minor league affiliates on Saturday (and a glance at the overall playoff picture):
TRIPLE-A – Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders
The skinny: Lehigh Valley scored in the bottom of the 11th to walk-off with a 3-2 win over the RailRiders. Outfielder Taylor Dugas pitched in his third game of the season, allowing two hits and an earned run (the winning run) in 0.2 innings.
Zach Nuding, RHP: Allowed three hits, one walk, one run (earned) in six innings, striking out four
Antoan Richardson, CF: 1-for-4 with a double and a walk
Chris Young, LF: 1-for-4 with a home run and a walk
DOUBLE-A – Trenton Thunder
The skinny: Reading broke a 1-1 tie with a five-run eighth inning, going on to beat Trenton, 7-1.
Dan Camarena, LHP: Allowed five hits, two walks and one run (earned) in seven innings, striking out five
Jake Cave, CF: 1-for-3 with a walk
Rob Segedin, DH: 1-for-4 with a double
NOTES: Jacob Lindgren, the Yankees’ top pick in June’s draft, experienced his first bad outing. Lindgren had allowed a run in just two of his previous 17 games, but allowed a hit, three walks and five runs (four earned) in 0.1 innings on Saturday.
SINGLE-A ADVANCED – Tampa Yankees
The skinny: Tampa held a three-run lead by the end of the third inning and the Yankees’ pitching made it stand up during a 3-1 win over Daytona.
Brady Lail, RHP: Allowed two hits and one walk in six scoreless innings, striking out seven
Mark Payton, CF: 1-for-4 with a double and a walk
Eric Jagielo, DH: 2-for-4
Danny Oh, RF: 2-for-4 with a triple
Angelo Gumbs, 2B: 1-for-1 with a walk
SINGLE-A – Charleston RiverDogs
The skinny: Charleston scored three runs in the second inning en route to a 4-2 win over Augusta.
Miguel Andujar, 3B: 2-for-5
Jackson Valera, 1B: 2-for-4 with a walk
Daniel Lopez, RF: 2-for-4 with a double
SINGLE-A SHORT-SEASON – Staten Island Yankees
The skinny: Vermont scored two runs in the top of the eleventh to break a tie and beat Staten Island, 5-3.
Billy Fleming, 2B: 2-for-4
Connor Spencer, 1B: 2-for-5
Isaias Tejeda, C: 2-for-3 with a double
Vicente Conde, SS: 1-for-3 with two walks
Scranton/Wilkes-Barre – Eliminated
Trenton – Eliminated
Tampa – Eliminated
Charleston – Eliminated
Staten Island - Eliminated