Top 1st — Betances touches 95 MPH…20 pitches/9 strikes. Two walks, two K’s. No hits, no runs, no drips, no errors. 0-0 going to B1.
Top 2nd — 13 pitches/7 strikes. Two more K’s.
Top 3rd — 12 pitches/9 strikes. Two more K’s. Six through three, and no hits.
Bottom 3rd — An Austin Krum sac fly puts Trenton on top, 1-0.
Top 4th — Betances had a stretch where he struck out seven of nine batters…he allowed a hit and two walks in the fourth, but also struck out his seventh R-Phil of the game. 23 pitches/14 strikes. 1-0, Thunder lead.
Bottom 4th — Bloop RBI single by Melky Mesa ups Trenton’s advantage to 2-0.
Top 5th — That might be it for Betances. He’s through five…76 pitches/41 strikes. 1 H, 0 R, 4 BB, 7 K.
Bottom 7th — Cory Arbiso has spun two scoreless in relief of Betances…it remains 2-0.
Bottom 8th — Phillippe Aumont came in and worked a perfect 8th…95 MPH on the gun. Strikeout video below.