Daily Farm Round-Up: 6-18-14
Hunter Renfroe made his Double-A debut in the Missions’ 5-2 victory while the Emeralds benefited from Trae Turner’s outstanding speed in their 5-2 victory.
Hitting Prospect of the Day: Rymer Liriano
Pitching Prospect of the Day: Juan Pablo Oramas
El Paso Chihuahuas 1, Iowa Cubs 3
Alex Castellanos – CF: 1-4, 2B, BB, K, Run scored
Jonathan Galvez – 3B: 0-5, 2K
Brooks Conrad – 2B: 1-3, 2B, RBI, BB
Adam Moore – C: 1-2, 2BB, K
Cody Decker – 1B: 1-4, 2B
Jake Lemmerman – SS: 2-4, 2B
Odrisamer Despaigne – SP: 5.0 IP, 7H, 3ER, 2BB, 7K, HR Allowed (L, 1-3)
Notes: Odrisamer Despaigne managed to go at least 5 innings for just the 2nd time in his brief Chihuahuas career. Over 5 starts, Despaigne has struggled with El Paso, but he does have 29 strikeouts over 23.2 innings pitched.
San Antonio Missions 5, Corpus Christi Hooks 2
Adam Buschini – 3B: 0-4, RBI
Yeison Asencio – LF: 0-4
Casey McElroy – 2B: 1-3, 2B, BB, Run scored
Rymer Liriano – CF: 2-4, RBI, K, 2 Runs scored
Austin Hedges – C: 1-4, RBI
Hunter Renfroe – RF: 1-3, Run scored
Juan Pablo Oramas – SP: 7.0 IP, 11H, 2ER, 0BB, 3K (W, 3-0)
Notes: Hunter Renfroe made his Double-A debut with the Missions tonight and promptly singled in his first AB. More importantly, Renfroe avoided striking out tonight. Since being demoted to Double-A, Juan Oramas has been outstanding. Over 4 starts with the Missions, Oramas is 3-0 with a 1.05 ERA.
Lake Elsinore Storm: All Star Break
Fort Wayne TinCaps: All Star Break
Eugene Emeralds 5, Boise Hawks 2
Trea Turner – SS: 1-3, 2BB, K, Run scored
Franchy Cordero – DH: 0-5, 3K
Marcus Davis – 1B: 1-3, HR(2), RBI, BB, K, Run scored
Yale Rosen – LF: 1-2, 2BB, Run scored
Jose Carlos Urena – RF: 1-4, 2K
Felipe Blanco – 3B: 3-4, 2 2B
Adrian De Horta – SP: 3.2 IP, 2H, ER, 3BB, 6K
Notes: The Emeralds finally got their first win of the season tonight. The Padres’ 2014 first round draft pick, Trae Turner, showed off his plus speed tonight as he beat out a grounder to shortstop for a single and stole 3 bases.