Astros Minor League Recap: August 23rd

Astros Minor League Recap: August 23rd, 2017

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

AAA: Fresno Grizzlies (71-59) OFF


AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (58-69) lost 8-4 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Tucker has 4 HR, 7 RBI over his last 7 games.


A+: Buies Creek Astros (71-57) won 7-3 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Cesar is hitting .375 with 4 2B, 2 HR, 12 RBI over his last 10 games.


A: Quad Cities River Bandits (75-52) lost 3-0 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Sandoval has 65 K in 51 IP this season.

Yes, they were no-hit last night.


A-: Tri-City ValleyCats (30-30) lost 5-2 (BOX SCORE)

  • Carlos Hiraldo, RHP: 4.1 IP, 6 H, 4 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 7 K
  • Tyler Ivey, RHP: 3.1 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 0 BB, 5 K
  • Luis Ramirez, RHP: 0.1 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 0 K

Rookie: Greeneville Astros (31-28) won 4-1 (BOX SCORE)

  • Jairo Solis, RHP: 5.0 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 6 K (WIN)
  • Tim Hardy, LHP: 4.0 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 8 K (SAVE)

Today’s starters according to MiLB.com:

FRE: David Martinez (4.81 ERA)

CC: Forrest Whitley (0.00 ERA)

BC: Hector Perez (3.29 ERA)

QC: TBD

TC: TBD

GV: Francisco Villegas (3.63 ERA)

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**Photo Credit: Tammy Tucker**

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