Astros Minor League Recap: May 10th

Astros Minor League Recap: May 10th, 2017

Another day of baseball in the books. See how the teams and prospects performed in their games last night.

AAA: Fresno Grizzlies (13-20) OFF

AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (15-17) OFF

A+: Buies Creek Astros (20-13) lost 7-2 (BOX SCORE)

Perez got the start last night and it went south wuick for him int he 2nd inning as he struggled with his command. He walked 5 allowing 5 runs, though just 1 earned, over 1.2 innings. Kessay and Hernandez were solid in relief but the offense struggled to score. Buies Creek got a run in the 1st inning on an RBI groundout by Tucker and another with Birk scoring in the 2nd.

Note: Martin is hitting .316 with 4 HR, 8 RBI over his last 10 games.

A: Quad Cities River Bandits (16-15) lost 10-2 (BOX SCORE)

Quad Cities got roughed up early yesterday. Perez got the start and after a rough start in his first start, a great start in his second, the third one didn’t go well. He allowed 6 runs over just 1.2 innings. Johnson got the River Bandits on the board with an RBI single in the 2nd inning. The only other run the River Bandits would score would be in the 6th when a run scored on an error making it 10-2. The bullpen got beat up pretty good too, though 2 errors didn’t help.

Note: Wrenn is hitting .333 over his last 10 games.

Today’s starters according to

FRE: David Paulino (-.– ERA)

CC:  Kyle Smith (5.09 ERA)


QC: Forrest Whitley (3.60 ERA)

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