Sunday, August 7, 2011

Eddie's Farm: August 6

Oklahoma City (50-65)

OKC got a run in the top of the 8th for a 6-5 win over Las Vegas, to get a split. Lucas Harrell needed 97 pitches to get 12 outs, allowing 6H/4R (3ER), 1K:5BB; Mickey Storey allowed 3H/1ER, 2K:2BB in 2.2IP; Doug Arguello got the Brandon Lyon (BS/W) with 1.1IP, 2H/0ER, 1K:0BB, and Juan Abreu earned his first save with the organization.

Anderson Hernandez was 3x4 with two doubles, a walk, and 3RBI; Collin DeLome (RBI), Drew Locke, and Jake Goebbert (2B) had two hits each. Chris Johnson was 1x4 with a double, RBI, 2Ks, and a walk. Brett Wallace was 1x5 with 2K.

Man of the Match: Anderson Hernandez.

Corpus (42-70)

Midland got a run on Brandon Wikoff's error in the 9th for a 4-3 win over Corpus. Erick Abreu threw 7.1IP, 8H/3ER, 5K:0BB; Danny Meszaros allowed the unearned run (and one of Abreu's) to get the loss, and Chris Hicks got the last two outs of the game.

Brandon Barnes was 2x3 with a double, homer, and 2RBI, and Jon Gaston was 2x4 with an RBI. Wikoff was 1x3 with a walk, and Kody Hinze was 0x3 with a walk.

Man of the Match: Erick Abreu

Lancaster (43-69)

Lancaster scored the first seven runs of the game, and then had to hold on for a 7-5 win over Inland Empire. Jose Cisnero allowed 4H/4ER, 4K:6BB, WP, HR in 5.1IP (but still got the win). Shane Wolf walked a batter, and Kyle Greenwalt allowed 2H/1R (0ER), 1K:2BB in 3IP.

Grant Hogue was 2x4 with a double and a triple (RBI), and Federico Hernandez was 2x2 with a walk and an RBI. Jose Carlos Thompson (2RBI) and Jonathan Meyer each hit homers.
Adam Bailey had two outfield assists - both times getting Jon Karchich at second base from right field.

Man of the Match: Grant Hogue

Lexington (51-61)

Despite allowing a run in the bottom of the 9th, Lexington held on for a 3-2 win over Greenville. Ruben Alaniz allowed 3H/1ER, 3K:1BB in 5IP, and Murilo Gouvea struck out 10 of the 14 batters he faced, giving up a hit and an unearned run in 4IP of relief.

Ben Heath (2 2B) and Jhonny Medrano had two hits each, and Emilio King hit a two-run homer.

Man of the Match: Murilo Gouvea

Tri-City (19-28)

Postponed due to rain - doubleheader vs. Vermont today.

Greeneville (18-27)

Princeton scored two runs in the bottom of the 9th on a two-run walk-off homer by Cameron Seitzer for an 8-7 win capping a rally that saw Greeneville squander a 6-0 lead. Ricardo Batista threw 4.2IP without allowing a hit, but he walked seven and hit two batters, for 4R (3ER). Brad Propst allowed two unearned runs; Rodney Quintero allowed 1H/1ER, 2K:1BB in 2IP, and Paris Shewey's outing lasted just the one batter.

Jorge Sosa was 3x5 with a double, and Chan-Jong Moon (3B, 2RBI) had three hits; Jordan Scott (2B, 3B, RBI) and Chase Davidson (2RBI) had two hits each. Ariel Ovando was 1x4 with a double, walk, and RBI.

Man of the Match: Chan-Jong Moon

GCL Astros (14-26)

The GCL Astros beat the GCL Mets, 5-3. Lots of pitchers in this one. 2010 9th Round pick Tommy Shirley threw 2IP, 1H/0ER, 0K:0BB in his first rehab start of the season. Jose Valdez struck out two in his rehab appearance; Frederick Tiburcio allowed 2R (1ER), 3K:3BB in 3.2IP; Krishawn Holley walked one, Richard Rodriguez allowed 2H/1ER, 0K:1BB in his GCL debut, and Blake Ford struck out three of the four batters he faced.

Justin Shults was 1x3 with a double, walk, and 2RBI; Kelvin Vizcaino and Luca Martone each had a walk and a hit.

Man of the Match: Justin Shults