Barclay Tosses Immaculate Inning Despite Loss to Ponies
Despite losing to the Mets Double-A affiliate, Binghamton Rumble Ponies 3-1 on Saturday night, Somerset Patriots reliever Edgar Barclay made history, becoming the first Somerset pitcher to toss an immaculate inning as an affiliate of the New York Yankees.
Barclay, who tied a season high with six strikeouts, retired all three batters to face him in the fifth inning on just nine pitches. Nine pitches, Nine strikes. Immaculate inning achieved.
🚨IMMACULATE INNING🚨— Somerset Patriots (@SOMPatriots) July 15, 2023
9 pitches, 9 strikes, 3 K's for Edgar Barclay in the 5th🤯 pic.twitter.com/ziFCA9gStz
Meanwhile left fielder Jasson Dominguez enjoyed a solid night with the bat, going 2-for-3 with a solo homer in the top of the fifth inning that tied the game at one.
The Rumble Ponies would rally however in the later innings with Matt O’Niell and Jose Peroza driving in runs to pave the way to a 3-1 Binghamton victory.