Daily Farm Round-Up: 6-27-14
The Chihuahuas and the TinCaps were the only two teams in the organization to score victories today. Neither team scored a lot of runs, but both teams enjoyed solid performances from their respective pitching staff.
Hitting Prospect of the Day: Dane Phillips
Pitching Prospect of the Day: Leonel Campos
El Paso Chihuahuas 4, Tacoma Rainiers 3
Alex Castellanos – CF: 1-5, K
Tyler Greene – SS: 2-4, 3B, HR(3), RBI, 2 Runs scored
Brooks Conrad – 3B: 1-1, RBI, 2BB
Jeff Francoeur – RF: 0-3, K
Adam Moore – C: 1-4, 2B, RBI, K
Cody Decker – 1B: 0-3, RBI, BB, K
Donn Roach – SP: 6.0 IP, 2H, 2ER, 6BB, 0K (W, 1-1)
Notes: Donn Roach was wildly effective in this start. Roach allowed 6 walks and failed to strikeout a batter, but he only allowed 2 hits and 2 runs to score as he recorded his first win with El Paso. Tyler Greene is on a 7 game hitting streak and is hitting .395 over his last 10 games. Greene is hitting .318 over 201 AB’s with El Paso.
San Antonio Missions 0, Tulsa Drillers 1
Reymond Fuentes – CF: 2-6
Adam Buschini – 2B: 0-3, 3BB, K
Hunter Renfroe – LF: 1-6
Cody Overbeck – 3B: 2-6, K
Austin Hedges – C: 1-5, BB
Lee Orr – 1B: 2-6, 2B, K
Leonel Campos – SP: 4.0 IP, 2H, 0ER, 1BB, 4K
Notes: Leonel Campos has not allowed a run in 3 consecutive starts. Campos has now thrown 10.2 scoreless innings in a row with 13 K’s in that span. Offensively, the Missions struggled yet again as they were shutout over 14 innings and went 0-for-8 with RISP.
Lake Elsinore Storm 5, Lancaster JetHawks 13
Alberth Martinez – CF: 1-5, K, Run scored
Luis Domoromo – RF: 0-4, K
Diego Goris – SS: 1-3, BB, Run scored
Dane Phillips – C: 1-4, HR(4), 3RBI, K, Run scored
Gabriel Quintana – 3B: 1-2, 2BB, K, Run scored
Benji Gonzalez – 2B: 2-4, 2B, 3B, RBI, Run scored
Coby Cowgill – SP: 2.2 IP, 6H, 10R, 5ER, 3BB, 3K, HR Allowed
Notes: This was an all around poor game for the Storm. Starting pitcher Coby Cowgill allowed 10 runs in less than 3 innings, although 5 of those runs were unearned thanks to 3 Storm errors. Dane Phillips was one of the lone bright spots as he went yard for second game in a row.
Fort Wayne TinCaps 3, South Bend Silver Hawks 1
Ronnie Richardson – CF: 1-4, 2BB, K, Run scored
Dustin Peterson – 3B: 0-5, K
Jake Bauers – 1B: 0-4, BB, K
Franmil Reyes – DH: 1-5, RBI, 2K
Ryan Miller – C: 3-5, 2B, HR(8), RBI, Run scored
River Stevens – SS: 2-5, K, Run scored
Ronald Herrera – SP: 5.0 IP, 4H, 1ER, 2BB, 4K
Notes: Following tonight’s game, Dustin Peterson is on a 3 game hitless streak. Peterson is hitting .244 over 90 AB’s in the month of June. Ryan Miller has been hot at the plate; Miller is hitting .324 over his last 10 games with 4 home runs over that span. On the year, Miller is hitting .273 with 8 home runs and 24 RBI’s.
Eugene Emeralds 4, Salem-Keizer Volcanoes 5
Cory Spangenberg – 2B: 1-5, K, Run scored
Rod Boykin – CF: 0-6, 4K
Franchy Cordero – SS: 1-5, HR(1), 2RBI, BB, 3K, Run scored
Marcus Davis – 1B: 1-4, 2BB, K, Runs cored
Jose Carlos Urena – RF: 2-5, 2B, 2RBI, BB, 2K
Trae Santos – DH: 1-6, 3K, Run scored
Tony Wieber – SP: 4.0 IP, 6H, 4R, 3ER, 0BB, 4K, HR Allowed
Notes: Cory Spangenberg continued his rehab and played his first game with the Emeralds this year. Spangenberg has now played in 3 rehab games; he was hitting .271 over 12 games with the Missions prior to his injury.
AZL Padres 3, AZL Brewers 5
Jordan Paroubeck – LF: 1-5, K, Run scored
Ruddy Giron – SS: 1-5, 2B, RBI
Michael Gettys – CF: 2-4, RBI, BB, 2K
Jonas Lantigua – 1B: 0-5, K
Mason Smith – RF: 3-5
Carlos Belen – 3B: 2-4, 2B, K, Run scored
Starling Ynfante – SP: 2.2 IP, 0H, 1ER, 6BB, 3K
Notes: Starling Ynfante has made 2 starts this year, and he hasn’t allowed a hit over either of them. However, Ynfante is 0-1 with a 1.23 ERA. In his first start, Ynfante was the victim of an unearned run due to an error, but in this start, Ynfante’s inability to command his pitches cost him a run. Jordan Paroubeck singled in this game, and is now riding a 5 game hitting streak.