For a season preview of the Pittsburgh Pirates two Dominican Summer League teams, check out our article here. Throughout the year, we will provide the recaps of both teams, as well as highlight one player each day.
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Result: Mets2 4, Pirates 3 in 10 innings
Starting Pitcher: Jandy Vasquez, RHP (0-1, 7.45) – 5.0 IP, 4 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 0 BB, 4 K, – HR
Top Hitter: Pablo Reyes, DH (.385) – 2-for-5, 3B
Other Notable Performers:
Julio de la Cruz, 3B (.205) – 1-for-1, RBI
Gerardo Navarro, RHP (3.24) – 2.1 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 3 K, – HR
Tito Polo, LF (.378) – 0-for-4
Johan De Jesus, SS (.222) – 0-for-3, 3 K
Game Notes: Starter Jandy Vasquez went five solid innings today, but the Pirates dropped the game 4-3 to the Mets2 in 10 innings. Vasquez had a horrible first outing, allowing five runs on five hits and a walk in 2/3 of an inning. In his two starts since, he has looked much better, giving up a combined three runs over nine innings. Marcus Bel...