Astros Minor League Recap: July 31st

Astros Minor League Recap: July 31st, 2017

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

AAA: Fresno Grizzlies (64-44) won 6-4 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Kemmer hit .356 in the month of July.

  • Trent Thornton, RHP: 6.0 IP, 9 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 1 BB, 7 K
  • James Hoyt, RHP: 2.0 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 4 K (WIN)
  • Jumbo Diaz, RHP: 1.0 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 2 BB, 0 K (SAVE)

AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (52-56) lost 12-0 (BOX SCORE

Note: Ferguson is hitting .303 over his last 10 games.


A+: Buies Creek Astros (62-46) won 4-2 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Alcala has a 2.44 ERA this season allowing just 46 hits in 84.2 innings.

  • Jorge Alcala, RHP: 5.0 IP, 3 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 0 BB, 4 K
  • Matt Bower, LHP: 4.0 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 4 K (WIN)

A: Quad Cities River Bandits (59-46) lost 4-3 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Benedetti hit .402 during the month of July.


A-: Tri-City ValleyCats (18-21) won 1-0 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Johnson has 4 BB/25 K in 20 IP for Tri-City this year.


Rookie: Greeneville Astros (21-16) won 6-1 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Celestino is hitting .341 over his last 10 games.


Today’s starters according to MiLB.com:

FRE: Kent Emanuel (4.61 ERA)

CC: Framber Valdez (4.55 ERA)

BC: TBD

QC: Carson LaRue (2.79 ERA)

TC: Matt Ruppenthal (4.97 ERA)

GV: Leovanny Rodriguez (2.10 ERA)

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

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