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Astros Prospect Report: June 14th

See how the prospects performed last night.

Glendale Desert Dogs v Surprise Saguaros
SURPRISE, AZ - NOVEMBER 02, 2022: Zach Daniels #22 of the Surprise Saguaros bats during a game against the Glendale Desert Dogs at Surprise Stadium on November 2, 2022 in Surprise, Arizona.
Photo by Chris Bernacchi/Diamond Images via Getty Images

Another day of minor league action is in the book. See the results below.

AAA: Sugar Land Space Cowboys (30-35) lost 9-5 (BOX SCORE)

Sugar Land got on the board in the 2nd inning on a Perez RBI single and McKenna 2 run HR. They got 2 more runs in the 5th on a Madris 2 run HR. Solis got the start and allowed 2 runs over 2.1 innings. The bullpen struggled late allowing 6 runs in the 8th and 9th innings as the River Cats took a 9-5 lead. The offense was unable to comeback as they dropped this one.

Note: Whicomb is hitting .333 in Triple-A.

AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (29-30) won 12-5 (BOX SCORE)

The Hooks got on the board in the first inning scoring 3 runs on a Loperfido 2 run HR and Brewer RBI single. In the 2nd, Wolforth added a solo HR, his first of the year. The Hooks got 3 more in the 3rd on an Aviles RBI single and Correa 2 run HR. Kouba got the start and pitched well striking out 9 over 4.2 innings while allowing 2 earned runs. Daniels extended the Hooks lead with a 3 run HR in the 6th. In the 8th, Brewer added an RBI double. The pen allowed a couple of run but Gaither tossed a scoreless 9th inning to close it out.

Note: Kouba has 69 K in 54.1 innings this season.

A+: Asheville Tourists (24-31) lost 6-4 (BOX SCORE)

Asheville got off to a good start scoring a run in the 2nd on a Price solo HR, a run in the 3rd on an Espinosa solo HR, a run in the 4th on a Nova RBI single and a run in the 5th on a Clifford RBI double. Knorr got the start and pitched well allowing 2 runs over 6 innings of work. Cobos allowed 4 runs in the 7th as the Dash took the lead. The offense was unable to mount a comeback as they fell 6-4.

Note: Knorr has a 3.26 ERA with 69 K in 49.2 innings this season.

A: Fayetteville Woodpeckers (26-33) won 7-2 (BOX SCORE)

Fayetteville got on the board in the first inning on a Cruz RBI single. They got another in the 2nd on a Machandy solo HR. Chirinos started for the Woodpeckers and tossed 3 scoreless innings with 6 strikeouts. The Fireflies tied the game but the Woodpeckers responded with a 2 run triple from Cole in the 6th. They got 3 more in the 7th on RBI singles from Lorenzo and Machandy and a bases loaded walk to Cole. Swanson closed it out allowing 2 unearned runs over 6 innings while striking out 10.

Note: Swanson has a 2.36 ERA this season.

Today’s minor league starters:

SL: Kyle McGowin - 7:05 CT

CC: Aaron Brown - 6:35 CT

AV: Ryan Gusto - 6:00 CT

FV: Trey Dombroski - 6:05 CT