Reading Phillies, Eastern League Eastern Division
1-6, 3rd place, losing last 4 . . . LF Leandro Castro, .367, club-high 11 hits, including 5 2-hit games; hitting .371 in last 10 to take over the club lead (.317); 26 doubles are tied for the EL lead . . . 2B Cesar Hernandez had an 8-game hitting streak end on Saturday; among his 8 hits were his 22nd double and 2 triples, giving him 10 for the season, tops in the EL; shares EL lead in hits (104); batting .324 in last 10 games . . . 1B Darin Ruf hit his 15th homer on Sunday and drove in 2, boosting his total to 55; leads organization in homers and RBI . . . RHS Austin Hyatt (2-2) picked up the lone win on Wednesday, 0 runs, 6 innings . . . RHR Lisalverto Bonilla posted his 3rd save in that game.
Clearwater Threshers, Florida State League North Division
5-2, 2nd place, second half; won 1st 4 games of the week, allowing a total of 5 runs . . . C Cameron Rupp, .429, 4 doubles among his 9 hits . . . 2B Albert Cartwright also had 9 hits, including 3 doubles and 2 triples; had an 11-game hitting streak end on Friday . . . 1B Jim Murphy, 5 doubles and his 9th homer among 7 hits . . . OF Zach Collier had an 11-game hitting streak end on Friday, an streak in which he had 12 hits; his average dropped from .321 to .311; hitting .302 vs. LHP, .301 vs. RHP . . . RHS Brody Colvin (5-4), 1-0, for 2 starts, 2 earned runs over 12 innings, with 10 strikeouts . . . RHR Michael Nesseth was Tuesday's winner with 3 hitless, scoreless innings . . . RH Kyle Simon (1-0), acquired in the Jim Thome trade, won the next night and LHS Jesse Biddle (5-3) was the winner the following game . . . RHR Tyler Knigge, 4 more scoreless appearances; hasn't allowed a run since May 29, 14 games, 16.2 innings, 22 strikeouts; only other time he was scored on was 2 runs on April 27; had back-to-back saves last week, #8-9 . . . FSL strikeout leaders: 1. Morgan, 96; 2. Austin Wright, 86; 3. Biddle, 85, and in 5th place, Colvin, 79.
Lakewood BlueClaws, South Atlantic League North Division
4-3, 3rd place, second half . . . Started week with an 11-10 win over Hagerstown, scoring 2 in the bottom of the 10th on a game-tying single by Dugan and a walk-off bases-loaded walk . . . 1B Chris Duffy had a 19-game hitting streak end on Wednesday, 32 hits, .438; ended the week with a grand slam in 7-5 win . . . 3B Maikel Franco, .400; 12 hits and 5 RBI; 9-game hitting streak ended Thursday, .356 with 16 hits and 14 RBI; hitting .372 in last 10; leads club with 47 RBI . . . OF Aaron Altherr had a 12-game streak end on Friday; 20 hits, .444, boosting average from .221 to .264; streak of driving in a run in 6-straight games also ended the same night; 40 RBI are 2nd to Franco . . . 2B Alejandro Villalobos ended the week on a 6-game hitting streak; hitting .333 in last 10 . . . SS Tim Carver, 7 hits in 7 games . . . Relievers picked up the 4 wins, RH Kenny Giles (2-2), LH Blake Mascarello (2-0); RH Gabriel Arias (3-4) and RH Luis Paulino (4-1) . . . RHS Colin Kleven fanned a career-high 11 in a no decision on Tuesday.
Williamsport Crosscutters, New York-Penn League Pinckney Division
2-5, 5th place . . . Broke a 5-game losing streak with a 5-4 win on Wednesday and ended the week with an 11-8 win . . . 1B Chris Serritella, .379, club-high 11 hits, including 4 doubles and 3 homers (consecutive games); scored 8 and drove in an organization-high 9 runs. Named MiLB.com Player of the Week; hitting .381 in last 10 . . . OF Larry Greene, .321, 9 hits, 4 RBI; leads club with 13 walks; hitting .333 in last 10 . . . 3B Mitch Walding, 5 RBI, 6 hits; leads club with .338 average . . . SS Roman Quinn, 6 hits over last 4 games; hitting .423 vs. LHP, .197 vs. RHP . . . OF Brian Pointer, 2 doubles, 2 homers among 8 hits; drove in 6 runs; hit a grand slam in the 1st inning on Sunday and a 2-run homer in the 2nd inning . . . NYP RBI leaders, Serritella, 18; Walding, 17 . . . RHS Jordan Guth (1-0) picked up his 1st pro win on Thursday, 1 unearned run, 5 innings . . . RHS Joshua Warner (2-0) had a no-decision on Tuesday, 0 runs, 7 innings and won on Sunday, 4 runs, 5 innings . . . 2nd save each for RH Jeb Stefan and RH Zach Cooper.
Gulf Coast League Phillies, North Division
5-2, 4th place . . . SS Angelo Mora, .368, 7 hits in 5 games . . . 3B Zach Green, .364, single, double, triple among 8 hits; drove in club-high 8 runs; hitting .323 in 1st 10 pro games . . . 1B William Carmona, .333, 8 hits, 6 RBI . . . RF Dylan Cozens, .333, 7 hits, including 4 doubles; scored in each of his 6 games; club-high 8 for the week; hitting .343 in last 10 . . . C Willians Astudillo, .394 in 10 games; has 1 strikeout in 42 at-bats . . . Wins went to RH Richard Bielski (1-0), LH Franklin Vargas (2-0), RH Felix Santos (1-1), RH Manaure Martinez (1-2), 1 run, 2 hits, 7 innings, 8 strikeouts on Friday, 2nd game and RH Ranfi Casimiro (1-0) . . . 3 saves, LH Yoel Mecias (1), Santos (1) and Jesen Dygestile-Therrien (1).