Another day of minor league action is in the books. You can see all the Astros affiliates results below.
AAA: Sugar Land Space Cowboys (37-46) lost 6-5 (BOX SCORE)
Sugar Land jumped out to an early lead scoring 2 runs in the first on a Siri solo HR and Jones RBI double. They got 2 more in the second on a Valdez 2 run double. In the 3rd, Jones connected on a solo HR. Bielak started and allowed 1 run over 4 innings of work. He was relieved by Mushinski who allowed 4 runs retiring just 1 batter. Olczak allowed a run in the 5th as well as El Paso took the lead. Hernandez and Paredes tossed 2 scoreless innings each in relief but the offense was unable to come back as the Space Cowboys fell 6-5.
Note: Siri has a 1.240 OPS in Triple-A.
AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (35-45) lost 6-2 (BOX SCORE)
Robaina started and pitched well until the 5th when he ran into a bit of trouble. He ended up allowing 4 runs over 5 innings. The Hooks got on the board in the 6th scoring 2 runs on a Kessinger RBI double and Abreu RBI single. The pen allowed a couple more runs and the offense was quiet the rest of the way as the Hooks lost 6-2.
Note: Abreu has 67 walks in 76 games this season.
A+: Asheville Tourists (31-47) lost 11-0 (BOX SCORE)
Jaquez started for the Tourists and allowed 2 runs, 1 earned over 3.1 innings. Gusto allowed 2 runs in relief and then Kouba allowed 7 runs as the Tourists fell behind 11-0. The offense struggled on the night picking up just one hit, a double by Correa, as the Tourists lost 11-0.
Note: Correa is hitting .294 this season.
- J.C. Correa, DH: 1-for-3, 2B, BB
A: Fayetteville Woodpeckers (35-43) lost 13-1 (BOX SCORE)
Miley started and allowed 4 runs while retiring just two batters. Ford relieved Miley and allowed 4 runs as the Woodpeckers went down early. The bullpen allowed another 5 runs despite two scoreless from Wenzel and DeLabio. The only run on the night came from a solo HR from Cerny in the 8th inning. The Woodpeckers fell 13-1.
Note: Cerny has 13 HR, 28 SB this season.