Another day of minor league action is in the books. You can see all the Astros affiliates results below.
AAA: Sugar Land Space Cowboys (50-58) won 8-1 (BOX SCORE)
Sugar Land jumped out to an early lead in the first getting a solo HR from Brinson and a 3 run HR from Lee. In the 2nd inning they added two more runs on a Hensley 2 run double. Brown started for Sugar Land and pitched well again tossing 6 innings and allowing just 1 run. Brinson added some insurance with an RBI single in the 7th and solo HR in the 9th. Olczak and Mushinski had scoreless outings to close out the 8-1 win.
Note: Brown has a 2.45 ERA with 118 K in 91.2 innings this season.
AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (48-57) lost 8-5 (BOX SCORE)
Brown started for the Hooks and allowed 6 runs over 3.2 innings. The offense got on the board in the 3rd on a Perez RBI double. in the 4th, Stubbs added an RBI single. The Hooks got 2 more back in the 5th on a Perez RBI double and a run scoring on a balk. Torres allowed 2 runs in relief as Wichita extended their lead. The Hooks got one more in the 8th on a Salazar RBI groundout but that was it as they fell 8-5.
Note: Perez is hitting .324 with 5 2B in August.
A+: Asheville Tourists (46-56) won 6-3 (BOX SCORE)
Arrighetti started for the Tourists and pitched well allowing 1 run over 5 innings with 7 strikeouts. Asheville got on the board in the 3rd scoring a run on a passed ball. They picked up 3 more in the 4th on a Williams 2 run HR and a run scoring on a wild pitch. They would get some insurance in the 5th on a Loperfido RBI double and in the 6th on a Stevens RBI single. Gomez closed it out allowing 2 runs over the final 4 innings.
Note: Arrighetti has 118 K in 80.2 innings this season.
A: Fayetteville Woodpeckers (47-57) lost 2-1 (BOX SCORE)
Bellozo started for the Woodpeckers and pitched great striking out 7 over 5 scoreless innings. Fayetteville got on the board in the 3rd when a run scored on a wild pitch. Ullola relieved Bellozo and allowed 2 runs over 4 innings while striking out 7. The offense was unable to rally as the Woodpeckers fell 2-1.
Note: Bellozo has a 1.45 ERA in 18.2 innings for the Woodpeckers.