Astros Minor League Recap: July 29th

Astros Minor League Recap: July 29th, 2018

Another day of minor league baseball in the books. See the results below.

AAA: Fresno Grizzlies (62-45) lost 5-4 in 11 innings (BOX SCORE)

Note: Ritchie is hitting .367 in his last 10 games for Fresno.


AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (65-41) won 4-2 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Benedetti has hit safely in 8 of his last 10 games


A+: Buies Creek Astros (59-47) lost 7-2 (BOX SCORE)

Note: De La Cruz has hits in 10 of 11 and is hitting .406 in that span.


A: Quad Cities River Bandits (59-46) won 6-0 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Beer is currently on a 15-game hitting streak dating back to July 13th.


A-: Tri-City ValleyCats (23-18)

Game 1 – lost 2-0 (BOX SCORE)

Note: ValleyCats shutout for the second game in a row.

Game 2 – won 2-1 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Encarnacion draws game-winning walk in bottom of 8th.


Today’s starters according to MiLB.com:

FRE: Josh James (4-4, 3.18)

CC: Framber Valdez (3-4, 4.13)

BC: Off

QC: Cesar Rosado (4-2, 4.16)

TRI: TBD

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