Players of the Week
Left-hander Yohan Flande, Clearwater Threshers. 1-0 for 2 starts, 16 innings, 11 hits, 1 run, 1 walk, 12 strikeouts 0.56 ERA. In last 4 starts, 1-0, 0.93 ERA (3 runs, 29 innings). Ended week with 6-hit, 9-inning shutout over Jupiter, 1 walk, 6 strikeouts; 108 pitches, 73 strikes. Has won last 3 decisions to improve to 6-1, 2.45 ERA. Won weekly honors during the season's first week. The 23-year-old from the Dominican Republic was signed as an amateur free agent in 2004.
Outfielder Stephen Susdorf, Lakewood BlueClaws. Hit .346 in 7 games, 5 runs, 9 hits, 2 homers, 4 RBI. Ended week riding a 5-game hitting streak. Hitting .342 in last 10 games. For the season, .304 in 16 games (began year in extended spring training). The 23-year-old was selected in the 19th round a year ago out of Fresno State University.
Lehigh Valley IronPigs
3-3; 5th place, International League North Division ... C Lou Marson went on the DL Friday (right foot contusion) ... SS Jason Donald had surgery on Monday (meniscus tear, left knee) and will be out 3-4 weeks ... INF Mike Cervenak returned from the DL (broken wrist) on Thursday after missing 23 games; in first 4 games back, 6 hits, 4 RBI ... INF Miguel Cairo, 6 hits, 5 runs; he's hit in 19 of 23 games since joining LV ... RHP Andrew Carpenter (5-0) won his 4th in his last 4 starts on Thursday, 7 innings, 6 hits, 1 run, 4 strikeouts. He's allowed 3 earned runs in last 34.1 innings ... LHP Cedrick Bowers, 3 outings, 1 save, 9 strikeouts in 4 innings. He's allowed 1 run in last 10 appearances.
4-2; 2nd place, Eastern League Southern Division ... OF Jeremy Slayden hit a walk-off grand slam as a pinch hitter on Thursday in his first at-bat since joining Reading from LV; in his first 4 AA games, 5-for-6, 7 RBI ...Brad Harman capped the week with a walk-off double on Sunday ... RHP Kyle Drabek (2-0) won on Tuesday; no decision on Sunday ... 3B Neil Sellers, 7 hits, 6 runs, 2 homers, 5 RBI; led organization with 71 hits for the season ... CF Quintin Berry, 6 hits, 4 steals (20 total) ... LHP Joe Savery (7-1) was a Wednesday winner, his first start in which he didn't issue a walk, 6.2 innings, 4 hits, 1 run, 5 strikeouts; he's won each of his last 4 starts ... RHP Tyson Brummett, a no decision on Saturday, 7 innings, 6 hits, 1 run, 2 walks, 6 strikeouts ... RHP Jason Anderson picked up 3rd and 4th saves and was promoted to AAA.
4-3; 3rd place, Florida State League North Division ... C Joel Naughton, 6 RBI in 5 games ... C Javis Diaz ended the week riding an 8-game hitting streak ... 3B Cody Overbeck, 7 hits, 3 RBI ... RHP Michael Cisco (2-0) went 6 shutout innings on Monday for a win; left the game (no decision) with a blister on his right ring finger after 5 scoreless innings on Saturday.
5-2, winning last 4; 1st place, South Atlantic League Northern Division ... RHP Heitor Correa (3-2) was a 3-1 winner on Thursday in a game halted after 5 ½ innings because of fog ... RHPs Jesus Sanchez (2-4), Jon Valesquez (9-2) and Tyler Cloyd (7-3) followed with wins in the 4-game winning streak ... SS Troy Hanzawa, 4 doubles among his 6 hits ... CF Anthony Gose stole 38th-39th bases, tops in the organization ... 2B Harold Garcia, 9 hits, 2 triples, 2 steals, 5th home run; he and Gose share organization-high with 5 triples ... RHP Justin De Fratus, 1st save and club-high 7th hold in 3 scoreless outings ... RHP Valasquez led off week with a win, 7 innings, 1 hit, 0 runs, 1 walk, 6 strikeouts ... RHP BJ Rosenberg, 3 saves in 3 outings.
All-Stars: RHP Tyler Cloyd, RHP Justin De Fratus, RHP BJ Rosenberg, CF Anthony Gose, 2B Harold Garcia, C Travis D'Arnaud, coach Tim Gradoville and manager Dusty Wathan have been named to the Northern Division team for the June 23 SAL All-Star Game in Charleston, WV. With six selections, Lakewood has the most players.
Wathan will manage the Northern Division stars and Gose will start in center field.
New York-Penn League Pinckney Division, 14 teams ... 76-game season begins June 19.
Gulf Coast League Phillies
Gulf Coast Rookie League, 16 teams ... 60-game season begins June 23; ends August 31.
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