Astros Minor League Recap: August 6th

Astros Minor League Recap: August 6th, 2017

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

AAA: Fresno Grizzlies (66-48) lost 5-4 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Mayfield is hitting .271 in 25 AAA games.

AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (54-59) lost 7-6 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Ritchie became the first player in Hooks history to hit for the cycle.

A+: Buies Creek Astros (66-47) won 9-1 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Cesar is hitting .464 with 8 RBI over his last 7 games.

A: Quad Cities River Bandits (65-46) won 6-5 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Robinson is hitting .391 with 9 RBI over his last 10 games.

A-: Tri-City ValleyCats (22-23) won 9-3 (BOX SCORE)

Rookie: Greeneville Astros (23-19) won 2-1 (BOX SCORE)

Today’s starters according to

FRE: Trent Thornton (4.76 ERA)



QC: Carson LaRue (2.83 ERA)

TC: Alex House (2.79 ERA)


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