Another day of minor league baseball is in the books and you can see all the Astros affiliates results below.
AAA: Sugar Land Skeeters (41-30) OFF
AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (33-41) lost 4-3 (BOX SCORE)
Endersby started for the Hooks and went 4.2 innings allowing 3 runs, 1 earned, while striking out 7. He was relieved by Conn who went 2.1 innings and allowed just 1 unearned run. The offense picked dup 2 runs in the 6th on Perez and Hensley RBI singles. Hernandez pitched the last 3 innings striking out 5 and not allowing a run. In the bottom of the 9th, the Hooks got one run on a Salazar sac fly but that was it as they lost 4-3.
Note: Hernandez has a 1.87 ERA with 49 K in 33.2 innings this season.
- Corey Julks, LF: 2-for-4, R
- Joe Perez, 3B: 1-for-4, RBI
- Norel Gonzalez, 1B: 3-for-3, R, BB
- David Hensley, 2B: 1-for-4, RBI
- Cesar Salazar, C: 0-for-2, RBI, BB
- Ross Adolph, CF: 2-for-3, R
- Jimmy Endersby, RHP: 4.2 IP, 4 H, 3 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 7 K
- Devin Conn, RHP: 2.1 IP, 0 H, 1 R, 0 ER, 2 BB, 2 K
- Nick Hernandez, RHP: 3.0 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 5 K
A+: Asheville Tourists (31-40) lost 9-4 (BOX SCORE)
Cody started for the Tourists but got roughed up in the second inning allowing 5 runs before being pulled. The offense got on the board in the 3rd on a 2 run HR from Whitcomb. Moclair tossed 1.1 scoreless innings to keep it close. The Tourists got 2 more runs back in the 7th on a Correa solo HR and Arias RBI double. The Braves added insurance scoring 4 in the 8th as they would go on to win 9-4.
Note: Whitcomb has 7 HR in 20 games for Asheville.
- Shay Whitcomb, SS: 1-for-5, R, HR, 2 RBI
- Zach Daniels, RF: 1-for-3, BB
- J.C. Correa, 2B: 1-for-4, R, HR, RBI
- Alex Holderbach, C: 1-for-3, R, BB
- Bryan Arias, LF: 1-for-2, R, 2B, RBI
- Danny Cody, RHP: 1.2 IP, 5 H, 5 R, 4 ER, 2 BB, 2 K
- Mark Moclair, RHP: 1.1 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 2 BB, 2 K
- Alfredi Jimenez, RHP: 4.0 IP, 6 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 6 K
- Jonathan Sprinkle, RHP: 1.0 IP, 2 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 0 BB, 2 K
A: Fayetteville Woodpeckers (32-41) POSTPONED
Today’s starters according to MiLB.com:
SL: Brett Conine (5.14 ERA) - 7:05 CT
CC: TBD - 6:35 CT
AV: Jose Bravo (4.79 ERA) - 6:00 CT
FV: TBD - 3:30 CT