Another day of minor league baseball is in the books and you can see all the Astros affiliates results below.
AAA: Sugar Land Skeeters (4-1) won 7-3 (BOX SCORE)
Rodriguez made his 2021 debut for the Skeeters and he pitched well going 5 innings and allowing just 1 run with 5 strikeouts. Sugar Land got their first run in the second inning when Hinojosa scored on a wild pitch. In the 3rd inning, Jones added a 2 run single and Siri followed with a 2 run HR to make it 5-1. Torres came into relieve Rodriguez and allowed 2 runs (1 earned) in 2.2 innings. The Skeeters added some insurance with a Papierski RBI double in the 8th and a Hinojosa RBI double in the 9th. Velazquez came on for the last 1.1 innings and closed it out to pick up the save.
Note: Siri has 11 RBI in 5 games.
- Jake Meyers, LF: 1-for-5, R
- Ronnie Dawson, RF: 1-for-4, R, BB, 2B
- Alex De Goti, 2B: 1-for-5, R
- Taylor Jones, 1B: 3-for-5, R, 2 RBI
- Jose Siri, RF: 2-for-5, R, HR, 2 RBI
- C.J. Hinojosa, 3B: 3-for-5, 2 R, 2B, RBI
- Michael Papierski, DH: 1-for-3, 2B, RBI, BB
- Garrett Stubbs, C: 2-for-4
- Nivaldo Rodriguez, RHP: 5.0 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 5 K (WIN)
- Jojanse Torres, RHP: 2.2 IP, 1 H, 2 R, 1 ER, 5 BB, 2 K
- Hector Velazquez, RHP: 1.1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 K (SAVE)
AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (2-4) OFF
A+: Asheville Tourists (3-2) OFF
A: Fayetteville Woodpeckers (1-5) OFF
Today’s starters according to MiLB.com:
SL: TBD - 7:35 PM CT
CC: J.P. France (3.00 ERA) - 7:05 CT
AV: TBD 6:35 CT
FV: TBD 5:30 CT