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Astros Prospect Report: June 10th

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See how the prospects performed last night

MLB: Houston Astros at Texas Rangers
May 22, 2021; Arlington, Texas, USA; Houston Astros starting pitcher Lance McCullers Jr. (43) pitches against the Texas Rangers during the first inning at Globe Life Field. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron
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Another day of minor league baseball is in the books and you can see all the Astros affiliates results below.

AAA: Sugar Land Skeeters (20-10) won 2-1 (BOX SCORE)

McCullers made his first rehab appearance and pitched well striking out 4 over 4 innings while allowing just 1 run (64 pitches, 39 strikes). De La Cruz tied it up in the 4th with a solo HR, his 4th of the year. De La Cruz added an insurance run in the 8th on an RBI single. After a scoreless inning from Scheetz, Donato closed the game out tossing 4 scoreless innings picking up the win.

Note: De La Cruz is hitting .330 this season.


AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (15-17) won 6-5 (BOX SCORE)

The Hooks jumped on the board right away getting a 2 run HR from Matijevic in the first place. Record got the start and went 4 innings allowing 3 runs, with all 3 scoring in the first inning. The Hooks retook the lead in the 5th on a Gonzalez 2 run double. France relieved Record and went 4 innings allowing 1 run with 8 strikeouts. Costes gave the Hooks the lead on a 2 run HR in the 9th inning to go up 6-4. Olczak came in to close it and allowed a run, but was able to pick up the save.

Note: Gonzalez is hitting .375 with 6 2B, 6 HR, 20 RBI over his last 18 games.

  • Joe Record, RHP: 4.0 IP, 6 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 1 BB, 3 K
  • J.P. France, RHP: 4.0 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 8 K (WIN)
  • Jon Olczak, RHP: 1.0 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 1 K (SAVE)

A+: Asheville Tourists (14-18) won 6-4 (BOX SCORE)

The Tourists jumped out to an early 3-0 lead getting 3 runs in the 2nd inning on an Abreu 2 run single and a Valdez sac fly. Ruppenthal started and went 3 innings allowing 3 runs. Asheville retook the lead in the 5th on a Perez RBI double and another run scoring on a wild pitch. Conn relieved Ruppenthal and allowed 1 run over his 2 innings of work. In the top of the 9th, Barefoot added an RBI single for insurance. Cody closed it out tossing 4 innings and allowing just 1 run to seal it.

Note: Barefoot is hitting .331 in 30 games this season.


A: Fayetteville Woodpeckers (13-18) SUSPENDED - RAIN


Today’s starters according to MiLB.com:

SL: TBD - 7:05 CT

CC: Jonathan Bermudez (3.70 ERA) - 7:05 CT

AV: Angel Macuare (11.57 ERA) - 6:00 CT

FV: TBD - 6:00 CT