Astros Minor League Recap: August 30th, 2021
Another day of minor league baseball is in the books and you can see all the Astros affiliates results below.
AAA: Sugar Land Skeeters (59-42) won 7-3 (BOX SCORE)
The Skeeters jumped out to an early lead scoring 4 runs in the first on a Hinojosa RBI double, Matijevic RBI single and Siri 2 run HR. Siri added an RBI triple in the third. In the 6th, the Skeeters picked up 2 more runs on De Goti and McCormick RBI singles. Solomon got the start and allowed 3 runs over 5.1 innings with 6 strikeouts. The bullpen was solid with Kelly going 1.2 scoreless innings and Paredes closing it out with 2 scoreless innings to seal it.
Note: Siri is hitting .363 with 5 HR, 24 RBI in August.
- Chas McCormick, CF: 2-for-4, R, 2B, RBI
- C.J. Hinojosa, 3B: 2-for-3, R, 2B, RBI, BB
- J.J. Matijevic, 1B: 2-for-5, 2 R, 2B, RBI
- Jose Siri, RF: 2-for-5, R, 3B, HR, 3 RBI
- Norel Gonzalez, DH: 1-for-4, R, 2B, BB
- Michael Papierski, C: 1-for-4, R, BB
- Alex De Goti, 2B: 1-for-4, RBI
- Peter Solomon, RHP: 5.1 IP, 5 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 3 BB, 6 K (WIN)
- Michael Kelly, RHP: 1.2 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 0 BB, 4 K
- Enoli Paredes, RHP: 2.0 IP, 2 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 2 BB, 5 K
AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (46-56) OFF
A+: Asheville Tourists (42-55) OFF
A: Fayetteville Woodpeckers (46-56) OFF
Today’s starters according to MiLB.com:
SL: TBD – 12:05 CT
CC: TBD – 7:05 CT
AV: TBD – 6:05 CT
FV: TBD – 5:30 CT
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