Astros Minor League Recap: August 1st

Astros Minor League Recap: August 1st, 2017

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

AAA: Fresno Grizzlies (65-45) lost 9-1 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Kemp now has a new career high in HR with 9 in 2017.


AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (52-57) lost 7-3 (BOX SCORE

Note: Garza has 3 BB/16 K in 11.1 innings with Corpus Christ.


A+: Buies Creek Astros (63-46) won 6-1 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Whitley has 27 BB/110 K in 73.2 innings with a 2.93 ERA this season.


A: Quad Cities River Bandits (60-46) won 6-3 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Toro-Hernandez is hitting .441 with 5 HR, 11 BB/6 SO over his last 10 games.


A-: Tri-City ValleyCats (19-21) won 5-0 (BOX SCORE)

Note: McKee has a 0.79 ERA with 7 BB/15 K over his last 11.1 IP (5 outings).


Rookie: Greeneville Astros (21-17) lost 7-0 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Rodriguez has a 1.80 ERA with 6 BB/33 K in 35 IP for Greeneville.


Today’s starters according to MiLB.com:

FRE: OFF

CC: Josh James (2.81 ERA)

BC: Elieser Hernandez (4.31 ERA)

QC: TBD

TC: TBD

GV: OFF

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