Another day of minor league baseball is in the books and you can see all the Astros affiliates results below.
AAA: Sugar Land Skeeters (20-11) lost 7-0 (BOX SCORE)
Torres got the start for the Skeeters and last just 1.2 innings allowing 4 runs. He was relieved by Martinez who allowed a run over 2 innings. Martes also pitched in his second game this season and he allowed 2 runs in 1 inning of work. Scrubb, Ferrel, Velasquez and De Goti (position player pitching) all had scoreless innings. The offense struggled though picking up just 4 hits and no runs as they lost 7-0.
Note: Toro is hitting .333 with 7 RBI in June.
- Jojanse Torres, RHP: 1.2 IP, 2 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 4 BB, 3 K
- Seth Martinez, RHP: 2.0 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 3 BB, 2 K
- Kit Scheetz, LHP: 0.1 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 0 K
- Francis Martes, RHP: 1.0 IP, 2 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 0 K
- Andre Scrubb, RHP: 1.0 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 1 K
- Riley Ferrell, RHP: 1.0 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 K
- Hector Velazquez, RHP: 1.0 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 0 K
- Alex De Goti, RHP: 1.0 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 0 K
AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (16-17) won 8-3 (BOX SCORE)
Bermudez started for the Hooks and went 4 innings allowing 2 runs with 4 strikeouts. The Hooks got on the board in the 4th getting a 3 run HR from Matijevic and a solo HR from Gonzalez. In the 5th they added two more runs on a Kessinger bases loaded HBP and a Stubbs RBI single. Gonzalez continued his hot hitting in the 6th with an RBI single to extend the lead. Serrano relieved Bermudez and allowed 1 run over 2 innings. McKee was up next and he tossed 2 scoreless innings. Stubbs added an RBI single in the 9th for another insurance run. Tejada came out to close it and struck out two in a scoreless 9th.
Note: Matijevic is hitting .361 with 3 HR, 13 RBI in June.
- Marty Costes, RF: 1-for-3, 2 R, BB
- J.J. Matijevic, 3B: 2-for-2, 2 R, HR, 3 RBI, 3 BB, SB
- Norel Gonzalez, 1B: 2-for-5, R, HR, 2 RBI
- Chandler Taylor, CF: 1-for-4, R, BB, SB
- Pedro Leon, SS: 0-for-4, BB
- Grae Kessinger, 2B: 1-for-3, R, 2B, RBI, BB
- C.J. Stubbs, C: 3-for-5, 2 RBI
- Carlos Machado, LF: 1-for-5, R, 2B
- Jonathan Bermudez, LHP: 4.0 IP, 4 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 2 BB, 4 K
- Kyle Serrano, RHP: 2.0 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 2 K (WIN)
- Colin McKee, RHP: 2.0 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 2 K
- Felipe Tejada, RHP: 1.0 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 2 K
A+: Asheville Tourists (14-18) POSTPONED
A: Fayetteville Woodpeckers (14-19)
Game 1 - won 10-9 (BOX SCORE)
This was a continuation of the suspended game from Thursday. Schroeder started and allowed 5 runs as the Woodpeckers found themselves down 5-0 early. They responded getting 4 runs in the 3rd on RBI singles from Whitcomb, Ramirez, Correa and Urdaneta. In the 4th, Brewer added a sac fly. The Woodpeckers went into the 6th down 6-5 but Arias tied it up with a solo HR. Berryhill gave the Woodpeckers the lead in the 7th with a sac fly. In the 8th, they picked up another 3 runs on a Brewer RBI single, Ramirez RBI triple and a Ramirez steal of home. Tamarez and Plumlee had scoreless outings in relief and Garcia, despite allowing 3 runs, closed it out in the 9th.
- Shay Whitcomb, SS: 1-for-2, 2 R, RBI, 3 BB, SB
- Bryan Arias, DH: 2-for-5, 2 R, HR, RBI
- Jordan Brewer, CF: 1-for-4, R, 2 RBI, SB
- Yeuris Ramirez, 1B: 3-for-5, 2 R, 2B, 3B, 2 RBI, SB
- Justin Dirden, LF: 1-for-3, R, 2 BB, SB
- J.C. Correa, 3B: 3-for-4, R, 2 2B, RBI
- Ronaldo Urdaneta, 2B: 2-for-5, RBI
- Luke Berryhill, C: 1-for-4, RBI
- Kenedy Corona, RF: 1-for-4, R, 2B
- Jayson Schroeder, RHP: 1.2 IP, 1 H, 5 R, 5 ER, 4 BB, 3 K
- Ernesto Jaquez, RHP: 0.1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 0 K
- Misael Tamarez, RHP: 2.0 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 3 K
- Peyton Plumlee, RHP: 4.0 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 5 K (WIN)
- Freylin Garcia, RHP: 1.0 IP, 2 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 2 BB, 0 K
Game 2 - lost 4-0 (BOX SCORE)
Taveras started game 2 and went 4 innings allowing just 1 run. He was relieved by Drennan who allowed 3 runs over 3 innings of work. The offense was quiet though collecting just four singles and no runs as they dropped game 2, 4-0.
- Yohander Martinez, 2B: 1-for-3
- J.C. Correa, 3B: 1-for-3
- Zach Daniels, LF: 1-for-3
- Jose Alvarez, C: 1-for-3
- Diosmerky Taveras, RHP: 4.0 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 3 BB, 2 K
- Whit Drennan, LHP: 3.0 IP, 4 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 3 BB, 2 K
Today’s starters according to MiLB.com:
SL: TBD - 6:05 CT
CC: Hunter Brown (7.36 ERA) - 7:05 CT
AV: Tyler Brown (11.17 ERA) - 3:00 CT
FV: TBD - 4:00 CT