Daily Farm Round-Up: 6-22-14
The AZL Padres and the Storm both won blowouts while the Chihuahuas and the Missions both lost tough, 1-run games.
Hitting Prospect of the Day: Gabriel Quintana
Pitching Prospect of the Day: James Needy
El Paso Chihuahuas 6, Omaha Storm Chasers 7
Alex Castellanos – LF: 1-5
Tyler Greene – SS: 1-5, 2K, Run scored
Brooks Conrad – 2B: 3-5, 2B, HR(16), 2RBI, 2 Runs scored
Jeff Francoeur – RF: 1-4, BB, K, Run scored
Chris Nelson – 3B: 2-4, 2B, 2RBI, K, Run scored
Jonathan Galvez – 1B: 2-4, 2B, RBI, K, Run scored
Matt Wisler – SP: 5.0 IP, 5H, 1ER, 4BB, 6K, HR Allowed
Notes: The bullpen cost Wisler a shot to win his 3rd straight start tonight as the Chihuahuas lost in 10 innings. Wisler has gone at least 5 innings in each of his last 6 starts. Wisler owns a 5.62 ERA over 10 starts with the Chihuahuas, but he’s been very effective after a rough couple of initial starts with the team. Brooks Conrad homered for the second straight game giving him 16 on the year.
San Antonio Missions 1, Midland RockHounds 2
Reymond Fuentes – CF: 2-4, 2B, Run scored
Yeison Asencio – RF: 1-3, BB, K
Austin Hedges – C: 1-4, K
Brian Bixler – SS: 1-3, K
Bridger Hunt – 3B: 1-3
Lee Orr – 1B: 0-4, K
James Needy – SP: 6.2 IP, 5H, 1ER, 2BB, 4K
Notes: For the 3rd straight game, the Missions only managed to score 1 run. James Needy continued to pitch outstandingly well for the Missions tonight. Needy has now gone 9 straight started without allowing more than 2 runs. Needy owns a 2.38 ERA over 75.2 innings pitched on the season.
Lake Elsinore Storm 11, Lancaster JetHawks 2
Alberth Martinez – CF: 2-4, 2RBI, Run scored
Luis Domoromo – LF: 1-3, BB, Run scored
Dane Phillips – C: 2-5, 2B, RBI, K, 2 Runs scored
Jeremy Baltz – RF: 2-3, RBI, Run scored
Gabriel Quintana – 3B: 1-3, HR(7), 3RBI, K, Run scored
Duanel Jones – DH: 2-4, Run scored
Coby Cowgill – SP: 5.0 IP, 5H, 2R, 1ER, 1BB, 6K (W, 1-0)
Notes: Alberth Martinez is heating up at the plate; Martinez is hitting .326 with 10 RBI’s over his last 10 games. Luis Domoromo continued his torrid June with a 1-for-3 effort tonight. Domoromo is hitting .444 over his last 10 games and .404 in the month of June.
Fort Wayne TinCaps 4, West Michigan Whitecaps 2
Ronnie Richardson – CF: 0-4, BB, 3K, Run scored
Dustin Peterson – 3B: 1-5, K
Fernando Perez – 2B: 0-3, BB, 2K, Run scored
Franmil Reyes – DH: 1-3, BB, K
Jake Bauers – 1B: 2-2, 2RBI, BB, Run scored
Adolfo Reina – C: 1-4, HR(2), 2RBI, K, Run scored
Payton Baskette – SP: 6.0 IP, 7H, 2ER, 2BB, 4K (W, 3-3)
Notes: Jake Bauers, the youngest player in the Midwest League, was a perfect 2-for-2 at the plate tonight, which raised his average to .364 over 165 AB’s on the season. If Bauers had enough AB’s to qualify, he would rank first in the Midwest League in average.
Eugene Emeralds 4, Tri-City Dust Devils 6
Trea Turner – DH: 0-4, K, Run scored
Franchy Cordero – SS: 1-3,2B, Run scored
Jalen Goree – 2B: 1-3, 2B, RBI, BB, 2K, Run scored
Trae Santos – 1B: 1-3, BB, K, Run scored
Jose Ruiz – C: 0-4, 3K
Jose Carlos Urena – LF: 2-4, 2B, RBI
Tony Wieber – SP: 5.0 IP, 4H, 2ER, 0BB, 5K
Notes: Trae Turner’s 5 game hitting streak was snapped today as he went hitless for the first time in his professional career. Jalen Goree has started the year off well with Eugene; he is hitting .321 over his first 8 games of the season.
AZL Padres 8, AZL White Sox 2
Jordan Paroubeck – LF: 3-5, RBI, 2K, Run scored
Daniel Bravo – 2B: 1-4
Ruddy Giron – SS: 2-5, 2RBI, 2K, Run scored
Michel Gettys – CF: 0-4, 3K
Jonas Lantigua – 1B: 1-3, BB, 2K
Zach Risedorf – DH: 1-3, RBI, BB, 2 Run scored
Mayky Perez – SP: 4.0 IP, 3H, 2ER, 0BB, 5K, HR Allowed
Notes: Zach Risedorf made his professional debut as he singled, drove in a run, and scored twice. Jordan Paroubeck enjoyed his first professional multi-hit game; he is hitting .333 over his first 3 professional games.