Astros Minor League Recap: August 12th

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Astros Minor League Recap: August 12th, 2017

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

Houston Astros 2017 AL Champs

AAA: Fresno Grizzlies (69-51) 

Game 1 – won 2-1 (BOX SCORE)

Game 2 – won 5-3 (BOX SCORE)


AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (56-62) lost 6-5 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Ferrell has 21 K over his last 14 innings.


A+: Buies Creek Astros (68-50) lost 9-3 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Wrenn is hitting .410 with 12 runs scored over his last 10 games.


A: Quad Cities River Bandits (68-48) lost 9-1 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Cameron is hitting .421 with just 5 strikeouts over his last 10 games.


A-: Tri-City ValleyCats (27-24) 

Game 1 – won 4-3 (BOX SCORE)

Game 2 – won 3-0 (BOX SCORE)


Rookie: Greeneville Astros (26-23)

Game 1 – lost 2-0 (BOX SCORE)

Game 2 – lost 3-0 (BOX SCORE)


Today’s starters according to MiLB.com:

FRE: Trent Thornton (5.24 ERA)

CC: Brock Dykxhoorn (4.72 ERA)

BC: Jorge Alcala (2.70 ERA)

QC: Gabriel Valdez (3.68 ERA)

TC: TBD

GV: Francisco Villegas (3.29 ERA)

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**Photo Credit: Kiel Maddox/Fresno Grizzlies**

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