Another day of minor league action is in the books. See the results below.
AAA: Sugar Land Space Cowboys (7-13) lost 4-3 (BOX SCORE)
Whitley got the start for Sugar Land and allowed 3 runs over 4 innings. The Sugar Land offense got 2 runs back in the 6th on a Matijevic RBI triple and a run on an error. After Las Vegas got a run in the 7th, the Space Cowboys responded back with a run on a Leon RBI double in the 7th to make it 4-3. Paredes tossed 2 scoreless innings in relief but the offense was unable to get anything else going as they fell 4-3.
Note: Paredes has a 0.00 ERA in 7.1 innings this season.
AA: Corpus Christi Hooks (4-10) POSTPONED
A+: Asheville Tourists (5-8) lost 8-5 (BOX SCORE)
Asheville got the scoring started in the first on a Wrobleski 2 run single. Calderon started for Asheville and allowed 2 runs over 1.2 innings. In the 6th, Asheville took the lead with a Wrobleski RBI single. McDonald and Salgado had scoreless outings in relief. De Paula also pitched in relief but allowed 6 runs over 3 innings. The Tourists scored 3 in the 9th on a Williams 2 run single and Kato RBI single but that was it as they fell 8-5.
Note: Gilbert is hitting .356 with 5 2B this season.
A: Fayetteville Woodpeckers (8-6) won 3-2 (BOX SCORE)
Fayetteville got on the board first on an Encarnacion sac fly in the first inning. Mancini got the start and allowed 2 runs over 4.2 innings while striking out 5. The Woodpeckers tied it up in the 5th on a Cruz RBI groundout. In the 8th inning, Gaston gave the Woodpeckers the lead with an RBI single. Guilfoil closed it out tossing 4 scoreless innings with 4 strikeouts.
Note: Guilfoil has a 1.54 ERA this season.
Today’s minor league starters: