Astros Minor League Recap: August 8th

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Astros Minor League Recap: August 8th, 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 (66-49) lost 7-5 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Kemp has a career high .473 SLG this season with 36 XBH in 96 games.


AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (54-59) lost 3-1 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Minus his last outing (10 ER), Dykxhoorn has a 1.67 ERA over his last 9 outings.


A+: Buies Creek Astros (66-48) lost 2-1 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Cesar is hitting .469 with 8 RBI over his last 8 games.


A: Quad Cities River Bandits (67-46) won 5-0 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Cameron is hitting .483 with 2 HR, 9 RBI over his last 8 games.

Note: Cameron is now hitting .259/.794 OPS with 22 2B, 7 3B, 13 HR, 62 RBI, 24 SB in 100 games this season.

Note: Cameron last 50 games: .328 BA/.400 OBP/.591 SLG, 14 2B, 4 3B, 9 HR, 43 RBI, 12 SB.


A-: Tri-City ValleyCats (23-24) lost 4-0 (BOX SCORE)

  • Kit Scheetz, LHP: 4.1 IP, 5 H, 4 R, 3 ER, 1 BB, 7 K
  • Luis Ramirez, RHP: 0.2 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 2 K
  • Juan Robles, RHP: 3.0 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 4 K

Rookie: Greeneville Astros (23-19) won 6-5 (BOX SCORE)


Today’s starters according to MiLB.com:

FRE: Dean Deetz (7.02 ERA)

CC: Framber Valdez (5.14 ERA)

BC: Forrest Whitley (2.96 ERA)

QC: OFF

TC: Brandon Bielak (0.82 ERA)

GV: TBD

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**Photo Credit: Richard Guill**

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