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Astros Minor League Recap: September 2nd

Astros Minor League Recap: September 2nd, 2017

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

AAA: Fresno Grizzlies (76-64) won 4-2 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Reed now has 33 HR, 98 RBI in 125 games this season.

  • Trent Thornton, RHP: 8.0 IP, 6 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 0 BB, 3 K (WIN)
  • James Hoyt, RHP: 1.0 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 1 K (SAVE)

AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (64-71) lost 6-3 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Ferrell last 8 outings – 0.00 ERA, 11 IP, 3 H, 0 BB, 18 K

A+: Buies Creek Astros (74-63)

Game 1 – won 1-0 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Alcala has allowed just 71 hits in 109.1 IP this season (.188 BAA).

  • Jorge Alcala, RHP: 7.0 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 4 K (WIN)

Game 2 – lost 5-2 (BOX SCORE)

Note: Cesar is hitting .359 with 3 HR, 8 RBI over his last 10 games.

A: Quad Cities River Bandits (78-58) lost 4-2 (BOX SCORE)

Note: McCormick is hitting .313 over his last 10 games with 4 BB/2 K.

A-: Tri-City ValleyCats (33-38) won 6-1 (BOX SCORE)

Today’s starters according to

FRE: Kent Emanuel (7.45 ERA)

CC: Cionel Perez (9.82 ERA); Forrest Whitley (0.87 ERA)

BC: Carson LaRue (4.05 ERA)

QC: Patrick Sandoval (4.11 ERA)


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