from press release:
Binghamton Mets (54-58) vs. Trenton Thunder (66-46)
AA Affiliate of the New York Yankees
LHP Robert Carson (0-4, 9.61) vs. RHP Andrew Brackman (2-6, 4.40)
Game #113 • Friday, August 6, 2010
Waterfront Park • Trenton, NJ • 7:05 p.m.
Upcoming Games and Probable Starters
Saturday, August 7 @Trenton 7:05 PM RHP Jenrry Mejia (0-0, 2.70) vs. RHP Adam Warren (3-1, 2.95)
Sunday, August 8 @Trenton 5:05 PM RHP Josh Stinson (9-1, 3.47) vs. RHP D.J. Mitchell (8-4, 4.32)
Tuesday, August 10 Harrisburg 7:00 PM LHP Mark Cohoon (1-3, 6.63) vs. RHP Brad Peacock (1-0, 3.75)
Wednesday, August 11 Harrisburg 7:00 PM TBA vs. LHP Tom Milone (8-5, 2.97)
LAST GAME: Harrisburg pitchers combined to strike out a
season-high 17 men en route to a 7-1 over the B-Mets Thursday
night at NYSEG Stadium. Tom Milone led the way for the
Senators with 12 strikeouts over 6.1 innings to pick up the
win. He allowed just a run on seven hits for his eighth win.
Jose Coronado accounted for the B-Mets lone run off the lefty
with a leadoff homer in the first inning, his sixth of the season.
Chris Schwinden made the start and last four-plus innings and
exited on the hook after giving up five runs on 10 hits. Coronado
led the way for the B-Mets offensively with a season-best
three hits and was joined by Sean Ratliff, who also had a
three-hit showing. Harrisburg outhit the B-Mets 16-9 and were
led by Josh Johnson and Jesus Valdez, who both drove in a
pair of runs with three hits each. The Senators swept the three
STARTING PITCHING MATCHUP: LHP Robert Carson will make
his fifth start of the year for Binghamton in search of his first
win. He has lost four consecutive starts including his last one,
July 31 at Erie, when he allowed six runs on eight hits over 4.2
innings. Carson is 0-4 with a 9.61 ERA over 19.2 innings with
Binghamton. The southpaw made 17 appearances in the
Florida State League and went 7-5 with a 4.17 ERA over 86.1
innings. He made 25 starts for Savannah (Low-A) in 2009 and
tallied an 8-10 mark with a 3.21 ERA over 131.2 innings to
garner South Atlantic League All-Star status. Carson was selected
in the 14th round of the June 2007 draft out of Hattiesburg
RHP Andrew Brackman is due to make his ninth start for Trenton.
He has garnered decisions in all of his starts, including a
loss in his last go-around July 31 versus New Hampshire.
Brackman allowed six runs on seven hits over 5.1 innings to
land the loss. He is 2-6 with a 4.40 ERA over 43 innings with
the Thunder. Brackman opened the season with Tampa (High-
A) where he was 5-4 with a 5.10 ERA over 12 starts (60 IP)
with 56 strikeouts. He spent 2009 with Charleston (Low-A)
and went 2-12 with a 5.91 ERA over 106.2 innings. The Yankees
drafted him in the first round (30th overall) in June 2007
draft out of North Carolina State.