Another day of minor league action is in the books. You can see all the Astros affiliates results below.
AAA: Sugar Land Space Cowboys (34-42) won 11-5 (BOX SCORE)
Solomon started for Sugar Land and was solid despite allowing 5 runs, as just 1 was earned, while striking out 5 over 6 innings. De Goti put Sugar Land on the board in the 2nd with a 3 run HR. The offense blew it open in the 4th scoring 6 runs on a Manea solo HR, Jones grand slam and Valdez solo HR. A Julks RBI single and Siri solo HR in the 9th capped the scoring for Sugar Land. The pen was great with Conn tossing 2 scoreless innings and Hernandez tossing a scoreless 9th to close it.
Note: Valdez has a .917 OPS in Triple-A.
- David Hensley, 3B: 1-for-5, 2 R, 2B, BB
- Corey Julks, LF: 2-for-5, R, HR, RBI, BB
- Jose Siri, CF: 3-for-6, 2 R, HR, RBI, SB
- Taylor Jones, 3B: 1-for-5, 2 R, HR, 4 RBI, BB
- Enmanuel Valdez, 1B: 2-for-5, R, 2B, HR, RBI, BB
- Pedro Leon, CF: 1-for-2, R, 4 BB, SB
- Alex De Goti, SS: 1-for-3, R, HR, 3 RBI
- Scott Manea, C: 2-for-3, R, RBI, 2 BB
AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (34-33) lost 5-0 (BOX SCORE)
Chaidez started for the Hooks and went 5 innings allowing 3 runs while striking out 5. He was relieved by Cobos who allowed 2 runs over 2.2 innings. The offense was quiet picking up just two hits on the night as the Hooks fell 5-0.
Note: Chaidez has 61 K in 57.2 innings this season.
A+: Asheville Tourists (30-41) SUSPENDED
A: Fayetteville Woodpeckers (33-39) lost 5-2 (BOX SCORE)
Miley started for the Woodpeckers and allowed 5 runs, 2 earned, over 2 inning of work. He was relieved by Batista who tossed 5.2 scoreless innings with 5 strikeouts. The offense got on the board in the 7th on a Ramirez 2 run HR but that would be it from the offense as the Woodpeckers fell 5-2.
Note: Batista has a 2.95 ERA this season.
Today’s starters according to MiLB.com:
SL: TBD – 7:35 CT
CC: TBD – 7:05 CT
AV: Ryan Gusto (31 ERA) – 5:05 CT
FV: TBD – 5:30 CT