Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Astros

Astros Minor League Recap: August 14th

Will Wagner | Credit: @shotbysarate

Another day of minor league action is in the books. You can see all the Astros affiliates results below.

AAA: Sugar Land Space Cowboys (51-60) lost 13-5 (BOX SCORE)

Bermudez started for Sugar Land and allowed 7 runs over 4 innings of work. Dirden got Sugar Land on the board with a 3 run HR in the 5th, his first Triple-A HR. The bullpen struggled too allowing another six runs as the Space Cowboys found themselves in a big hole. The offense would get a couple back on a Diaz RBI single and a groundout but that was it as the Space Cowboys fell 13-5.

Note: Dirden is hitting .364 with 8 RBI in five Triple-A games.


AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (48-60) lost 10-4 (BOX SCORE)

Chaidez started for the Hooks but struggled allowing 6 runs over 3 innings. He was relieved by Deason who allowed 3 runs over 3.1 innings. The offense finally got on the board in the 7th on back to back homers from Wagner and Salazar. Salazar would add a 2 run HR in the 9th. That was it for the offense though as they fell 10-4.

Note: Salazar has a .844 OPS in Double-A.


A+: Asheville Tourists (46-59) lost 13-3 (BOX SCORE)

Gaither started for the Tourists and went 4 innings allowing 2 runs, 1 earned. Stevens put Asheville on the board with an RBI double in the 2nd inning. They got another run in the 4th on a Guerrero RBI single. The game was tied 2-2 going into the 6th but the Braves scored 11 runs between the 6th, 7th and 8th innings. Stevens added a sac fly in the 8th but that would be it as the Tourists fell 13-3.

Note: Loperfido is hitting .400 in High-A.


A: Fayetteville Woodpeckers (47-60) lost 6-4 (BOX SCORE)

Swanson started for the Woodpeckers and allowed 1 run over 5 innings of work. The game was 1-0 headed into the 7th but Dezenzo tied it with a solo HR. The Woodpeckers took the lead in the 8th scoring 2 runs on a Sacco RBI single and Melton sac fly. Miley allowed 2 runs in the 9th as the Wood Ducks tied it. The game went to extras and Schroeder allowed 3 runs runs. The Woodpeckers got one back on a Loftin RBI single but that was it as they fell 6-4.

Note: Dezenzo has a 1.215 OPS in 6 games in Single-A.


Today’s minor league starters:

SL: OFF

CC: OFF

AV: OFF

FV: OFF

Be sure to follow on Twitter, @AstrosFuture, follow me on Instagram, @AstrosFuture and like my Facebook page, facebook.com/AstrosFuture.

Latest

Astros

The Woodpeckers had some ups and down in 2022, but still had some noteworthy performances. Let’s take a look. 2022 Record: 55-75, Carolina League...

Astros

Let’s take a look at the best performances in the Astros system in September. *Just a note, these are my picks for the month*...

Astros

The final day of minor league action is in the books. See the results below. AAA: Sugar Land Space Cowboys (73-75) won 10-1 (BOX...

Astros

Another day of minor league action is in the books. AAA: Sugar Land Space Cowboys (72-75) lost 9-6 (BOX SCORE) Sugar Land got on...

Astros

Another day of minor league action is in the books. AAA: Sugar Land Space Cowboys (72-74) lost 6-4 (BOX SCORE) Tamarez started for Sugar...

Astros

Another day of minor league action is in the books. AAA: Sugar Land Space Cowboys (72-73) won 11-5 (BOX SCORE) The offense got on...

FOLLOW

Follow me on Facebook Follow me on Twitter

You May Also Like

Astros

In July of 2021, the Astros made what some thought of as a controversial trade at the time. They traded their starting center fielder,...

Astros

Back in the late 1990’s and early 2000’s, the Astros had a dominant bullpen at times led by closer Billy Wagner. Wagner pitched in...

Astros

The All-Star break, the MLB Draft, and the trade deadline have all passed now. While the Astros shipped out a few prospects in some...

Astros

Below is a list of the Astros draft picks, a quick write-up on them, and their signing status. I will update this as the...

Astros

Let’s take a look at the best performances in the Astros system in August. *Just a note, these are my picks for the month*...

Astros

Let’s take a look at the best performances in the Astros system in May. *Just a note, these are my picks for the month*...

Astros

Let’s take a look at the best performances in the Astros system in July. *Just a note, these are my picks for the month*...

Astros

The MLB Draft is right around the corner, with the first and second round taking place on July 17th. The Astros are finally back...

Advertisement