Lehigh Valley IronPigs
2-3 with 2 days off . . . C Jason Jaramillo hit .421 in 5 games; OF Brandon Watson, .375; Watson has hit safely in 11 of his last 13 games; this month, .323 . . . Leading hitter, 1B Andy Tracy, missed 3 games after fouling a ball off his right foot . . . RHP Carlos Carrasco (1-1) dropped 2-1 decision to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Thursday, 6 innings, 5 hits, 2 runs (1 earned), 4 walks, 8 strikeouts . . . RHP Matt Childers recorded 20th save on Friday vs. SWB; he has 12 saves in last 24 appearances . . . LHP J. A. Happ, no-decision, allowed 4 runs on 4 hits (pair of 2-run, 2-out homers) during a 12-9, 10-inning loss to SWB on Saturday . . . LH reliever Steve Rudolph is 1-0, 1 save, 1.29 ERA in 5 games this month, 13 strikeouts in 7 innings.
1-5, losing last 5 . . . CF Greg Golson homered twice (11-12) and drove in 5 in 11-7 loss to Trenton on Sunday . . . Reading has 4 other players in double figures in homers: 2B Brad Harmon and SS Jason Donald, 14 each; OF Jeremy Slayden, 15 and 3B Neil Sellers, 18 . . . INF-OF Joey Hammond hit .348 in 6 games, stretching his hitting streak to 11 games (.415) . . . LHP Antonio Bastardo, no decision, fanning 6 of 12 hitters during a 9-7 loss to Trenton on Saturday.
5-4 . . . CF Quintin Berry had his 30-game hitting streak (.362) end in Friday doubleheader (0-3, 0-3) in Tampa. It was the first he was hitless in back-to-back games since June 22-23 . . . INF Mike Eylward hit .364 for the week; he's hitting .370 in last 10 games . . . RHP Carlos Monsterios (4-7) was 8-1 winner vs. Lakeland on Wednesday, 7 innings, 4 hits, 1 run, 1 walk, 6 strikeouts . . . RHP Darren Byrd (2-7) was 1-0 loser, 1st game, at Tampa on Friday, 6 innings, 4 hits,1 run (Hideki Matsui homer in the 6th), 3 strikeouts . . . RH reliever Mauricio Romero moved 500 feet from Carpenter Field (Gulf Coast League roster) to Bright House Field (Clearwater Threshers) and had 2 scoreless outings. He hasn't given up a run since June 23 (26 innings, 13 appearances).
3-5 . . . C Travis D'Arnaud (.309, 48 games at Williamsport) was 2-5 in his Lakewood debut on Friday; went 6-for-13 in his first 3 games . . . CF Dominic Brown scored 6 runs for the second straight week, increasing his season total to 76, tops in the organization . . . RHP Chris Kissock saw his scoreless streak end at 23 innings on Monday against Savannah . . . RHP Michael Stutes improved to 4-0 on Tuesday vs. Savannah, 7 innings, 1 hit, 0 runs, 3 walks, 6 strikeouts; lost no-hitter in the 7th; took 1st loss in 9-5 decision vs. Charleston on Sunday, 2 earned runs in 6 innings with 8 strikeouts . . . RHP Michael Cisco, no-decision on Wednesday, 5 innings, 3 hits, 6 strikeouts, stretching scoreless inning streak to 11 . . . RH reliever Zack Sterner was 1-1 for 2 outings; he has 10 wins in 24 appearances.
4-4 . . . 3B Cody Overbeck hit 2 homers, drove in 4 in 5-4 loss to Lowell on Thursday; finished with 7 RBI for the week on 11 hits (.367); batting .400 in last 10 games . . . 1B Jim Murphy, .321, with 2 homers among 9 hits . . . CF D'Arby Myers, 3 doubles among 9 nits; batting .366 in last 10 . . . RHP Miguel Matos (4-3, 3.30 ERA in Gulf Coast League) dropped his Williamsport debut on Wednesday against Lowell, 4.2 innings, 4 hits, 1 run, 2 walks, 7 strikeouts . . . RH closer Brian Rosenberg, 3 outings, 1-0, 1 save; he's 3-0 with 5 saves in last 10 games, 1.13.
Gulf Coast League Phillies
3-5 . . . OF Zack Collier was 4-8, 3 RBI in a Friday doubleheader vs. Tampa; finished the week with 9 hits, 6 RBI . . . RHP Kyle Drabek, in third appearance since coming back from Tommy John surgery, had his scoreless streak end at 9 innings (3 starts) on Saturday at the Blue Jays . . . RHP Jason Knapp (3-1) allowed 1 run in 5 innings, 5 hits, 1 walk, 4 strikeouts on Tuesday vs. Braves . . . RHP Yohan Flande, hurled 7 scoreless innings the next day, no decision in 6-3, 12-inning loss to the Braves . . . RHP Chad Poe (6), RHP Trevor May (5) and RHP Ryan Bergh (1) combined for 12 strikeouts in 3-2, 7-inning win over Tigers on Friday, 1st game . . . Bergh had 2 saves in 2 outings, making him 8-for-8 in save opportunities.