Another day of minor league baseball is in the books and you can see all the Astros affiliates results below.
AAA: Sugar Land Skeeters (25-18) lost 2-1 (BOX SCORE)
Hartman started for the Skeeters and pitched well allowing just 1 run in 5.1 innings. The Skeeters got on the board in the 5th on a Meyers RBI single. McKee relieved Hartman and allowed 1 run in his 1.2 innings. Martes came in and tossed 2 scoreless innings with 3 strikeouts. Unfortunately the offense struggled to get anything else going and dropped this one 2-1.
Note: Hartman has 49 K in 40.2 innings this season.
- Alex De Goti, 2B: 1-for-4, BB, SB
- Jake Meyers, LF: 1-for-4, RBI, BB
- Bryan De La Cruz, RF: 2-for-4
- Garrett Stubbs, C: 1-for-3, BB
- Miguelangel Sierra, 3B: 0-for-3, R
- Ryan Hartman, LHP: 5.1 IP, 7 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 6 K
- Colin McKee, RHP: 1.2 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 4 K
- Francis Martes, RHP: 2.0 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 3 K
AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (21-25) won 8-6 (BOX SCORE)
Daniels started for the Hooks and allowed 3 runs over 5 innings. The Hooks got on the board in the first with a 3 run HR from Gonzalez. They got another run in the second on an Adolph solo HR. In the 4th, Gonzalez added an RBI double. Rosado relieved Daniels and allowed 3 runs over 3 innings. Gonzalez added another hit, this time a 2 run double in the 6th. For good measure, he also had an RBI single in the 8th to give him a five hit night. Conn closed it out with a scoreless 9th.
Note: Gonzalez is hitting .313 with 9 HR, 33 RBI in 36 games this season.
- Corey Julks, RF: 1-for-4, 2 R, BB
- Marty Costes, LF: 2-for-4, 3 R, BB
- Norel Gonzalez, 1B: 5-for-5, R, 2 2B, HR, 7 RBI
- Korey Lee, C: 0-for-2, 3 BB
- Grae Kessinger, 2B: 0-for-3, R, BB
- Ross Adolph, CF: 1-for-3, R, HR, RBI, BB
- Brett Daniels, RHP: 5.0 IP, 5 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 1 BB, 5 K (WIN)
- Cesar Rosado, RHP: 3.0 IP, 4 H, 3 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 4 K
- Devin Conn, RHP: 1.0 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 K (SAVE)
A+: Asheville Tourists (21-24) won 7-3 (BOX SCORE)
Moclair started for the Tourists and tossed 4 scoreless innings. Asheville got on the board in the 3rd scoring 5 runs on a wild pitch, an Abreu RBI double and a Perez 3 run HR. Melendez relieved Moclair and allowed 2 runs over 3.2 innings. Perez added an insurance run in the 6th with an RBI double. Casey closed it out allowing 1 run but he picked up the save.
Note: Perez has 13 2B, 10 HR, 32 RBI in 35 games this season.
- Alex McKenna, RF: 1-for-4, R, BB
- Wilyer Abreu, CF: 1-for-2, 2 R, 2B, RBI, 2 BB
- Joe Perez, 3B: 2-for-4, R, 2B, HR, 4 RBI
- C.J. Stubbs, C: 0-for-3, R, BB
- Deury Carrasco, SS: 3-for-4, R
- Mark Moclair, RHP: 4.0 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 4 BB, 5 K
- Jaime Melendez, RHP: 3.2 IP, 3 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 4 BB, 4 K (WIN)
- Chandler Casey, RHP: 1.1 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 0 K (SAVE)
A: Fayetteville Woodpeckers (17-27) lost 5-4 (BOX SCORE)
James made a rehab start and tossed a scoreless inning. He was relieved by Schroeder who allowed 3 runs in 2 innings of work. The offense scored 3 runs in the first on a Correa 2 run double and a Rodriguez RBI single. Garcia, Jaquez and Vega had scoreless outings in relief. The Woodpeckers scored a run in the 9th on a Whitcomb bases loaded HBP but Brewer struck out with the bases loaded to end it as they fell 5-4.
Note: Whitcomb is hitting .286 with 14 SB this season.
- Shay Whitcomb, 3B: 2-for-4, R, RBI, SB
- Jordan Brewer, DH: 1-for-5, R, SB
- J.C. Correa, SS: 3-for-4, R, 2B, 2 RBI
- Nerio Rodriguez, 1B: 1-for-4, RBI
- Ronaldo Urdaneta, 2B: 1-for-4, SB
- Josh James, RHP: 1.0 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 1 K
- Jayson Schroeder, RHP: 2.0 IP, 3 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 3 BB, 4 K
- Freylin Garcia, RHP: 1.0 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 1 K
- Fabricio Reina, RHP: 1.2 IP, 1 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 2 BB, 3 K
- Ernesto Jaquez, RHP: 0.1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 K
- Luis Vega, RHP: 2.0 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 5 K
Today’s starters according to MiLB.com:
SL: Peter Solomon (6.60 ERA) - 6:05 CT
CC: TBD - 7:05 CT
AV: Jose Alberto Rivera (3.86 ERA) - 5:05 CT
FV: TBD - 6:00 CT