Another day of minor league baseball is in the books and you can see all the Astros affiliates results below.
AAA: Sugar Land Skeeters (46-35) lost 3-2 (BOX SCORE)
France started for the Skeeters and pitched well striking out 8 over 6 innings while allowing just 2 runs. Shaver put the Skeeters on the board with a solo HR in the 7th and Garcia followed that up with a solo HR in the 8th to tie it up at 2. After a scoreless inning from Ferrell, Blanco pitched the 8th and allowed a run as Round Rock took the lead. The Skeeters went down in order in the 9th as they lost 3-2.
Note: Brown has 88 K in 60.2 innings this season.
- J.P. France, RHP: 6.0 IP, 4 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 8 K
- Riley Ferrell, RHP: 1.0 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 2 K
- Ronel Blanco, RHP: 1.0 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 0 K
AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (40-44) won 3-1 (BOX SCORE)
Julks got this game started off right with a leadoff HR to put the Hooks up 1-0. Later in the first Adolph added an RBI single. Daniels got the start for Corpus Christi and went 6 innings allowing just 1 run. Adolph added some insurance with an RBI double in the 8th. Mushinski tossed 2 scoreless innings in relief and Olzcak picked up the save with a scoreless 9th.
Note: Adolph is hitting .261 with a .852 OPS this season.
- Corey Julks, LF: 1-for-5, R, 2B, RBI
- Joe Perez, 3B: 1-for-3, R, 2B, BB
- Korey Lee, 1B: 1-for-4
- David Hensley, 2B: 1-for-2, R, 2 BB
- Ross Adolph, RF: 2-for-3, 2B, 2 RBI
- Grae Kessinger, SS: 1-for-3, 2B, BB
- Brett Daniels, RHP: 6.0 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 3 BB, 4 K (WIN)
- Parker Mushinski, LHP: 2.0 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 2 BB, 3 K
- Jon Olczak, RHP: 1.0 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 K (SAVE)
A+: Asheville Tourists (35-46)
Game 1 - lost 9-3 (BOX SCORE)
Macuare started and went 1 inning allowing 2 runs. He was relieved by Bravo who allowed 7 runs over 5 innings of work. Berryhill put the Tourists on the board in the first with an RBI double. In the 4th, they got another run on a Dirden RBI triple. Dirden added a sac fly in the 6th but that was it for the offense as the Tourists dropped game 1, 9-3.
- Freudis Nova, 3B: 1-for-3, R, 2B, BB
- Luke Berryhill, DH: 1-for-3, 2B, RBI
- Zach Daniels, LF: 0-for-1, R, 2 BB, 2 SB
- Enmanuel Valdez, 2B: 0-for-2, R, BB
- Justin Dirden, RF: 1-for-1, 3B, 2 RBI, BB
- Angel Macuare, RHP: 1.0 IP, 1 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 3 BB, 1 K
- Jose Bravo, RHP: 5.0 IP, 9 H, 7 R, 7 ER, 0 BB, 6 K
- Freylin Garcia, RHP: 1.0 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 1 K
Game 2 - won 9-4 (BOX SCORE)
Cody started game 2 for the Tourists and allowed 3 runs over 3.2 innings. Daniels put the offense on the board in the bottom of the 3rd with a 2 run single. The Tourists blew it open scoring 5 runs in the 4th on a Valdez RBI double, a run scoring on a wild pitch and a 3 run double by Correa. Valdez added a solo HR in the 5th. Jimenez pitched the last 3.1 innings allowing 1 unearned run as he closed it out.
- Zach Daniels, RF: 1-for-3, R, 2B, 2 RBI, BB
- J.C. Correa, SS: 1-for-4, 2B, 3 RBI
- C.J. Stubbs, C: 1-for-3, R, 2B
- Enmanuel Valdez, 3B: 2-for-3, 2 R, 2B, HR, 2 RBI
- Justin Dirden, CF: 2-for-3, 2 R
- Deury Carrasco, DH: 1-for-2, 2 R, 2B, BB
- Danny Cody, RHP: 3.2 IP, 4 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 2 BB, 6 K
- Alfredi Jimenez, RHP: 3.1 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 2 K
A: Fayetteville Woodpeckers (37-46) lost 2-0 (BOX SCORE)
Gomez started for the Woodpeckers and went 5 innings allowing 1 run. Robaina tossed 3 scoreless innings in relief before Hiraldo allowed a run in the 9th. The offense struggled though picking up just 2 singles on the night as they were shutout in the 2-0 loss.
Note: Robaina has 46 K in 44.2 innings this season.
- Cesar Gomez, RHP: 5.0 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 5 K
- Julio Robaina, LHP: 3.0 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 3 K
- Carlos Hiraldo, RHP: 1.0 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 0 K
Today’s starters according to MiLB.com:
SL: TBD - 7:05 CT