Each morning during the Minor League Baseball season, we will provide you with news and notes from the prior night’s game. Follow us on twitter @MinorLeagueBlog for updates as they happen each night.
Minor League Baseball News & Notes For Games Of Sunday April 15th 2012
#DBacks Trevor Bauer improved to 3-0 at AA Mobile. His first earned run allowed this year. Posted a 5IP, 1ER, 4H, 5BB, 2K line. Has 0.57ERA
#DBacks Matt Davidson continues to rake at AA Mobile. 2-3, 2B, 2RBI, 3BB, SB tonight. Hitting .462 on the year.
#DBacks Rossmel Perez went 4-5 for AA Mobile tonight
#Athletics Dusty Robinson hit his 4th Home Run of the year for Low-A Burlington
#Rangers Rougned Odor went 2-5, HR, 3RBI for Low-A Hickory
#Rockies Harold Riggins went 4-5, 2B, 3RBI for Low-A Asheville. Hitting .412 in the cleanup spot
#Marlins Rough line for Jose Urena at Low-A Greensboro in his start. 0.2IP, 9R, 2ER, 4H, 4BB, 2K, Grand Slam Allowed & 2 Wild Pitches
#Orioles Sammie Starr went 2-4, 2B, GRAND SLAM, 5RBI, BB for Low-A Delmarva
#Orioles Jason Esposito went 3-5, 2B, 3RBI, BB for Low-A Delmarva.
#Orioles Gabriel Lino went 4-5, 2B, 2HR, 4RBI for Low-A Delmarva
#Astros Delino Deshields Jr hit his first Home Run of the year for Low-A Lexington
#Yankees Mason Williams is continuing to rake. 2-5, 2B, 3B, RBI today. Hitting .318 as the leadoff man at Low-A Charleston. #STUD
#Yankees Tyler Austin blasted his 3rd Home Run at Low-A Charleston
#DBacks Chris Ellison and Tom Belza the 1 & 2 hitters for South Bend combined to go 8-9 with 2(2B) and 7 RBI today
#DBacks J R Bradley went 6IP, 1ER, 2H, 2BB, 1K WIN for Low-A South Bend
#STLCards Colin Walsh went 3-4, 2B, HR, 5RBI for Low-A Quad Cities.
#Twins Miguel Sano blasted his 4th Home Run of the year at Low-A Beloit.
#Indians Lake County has 18 hits today. Shockingly Francisco Lindor had none of them. He was 0-5
#Rays Wilking Rodriguez went 5.2IP, 1ER, 2H, 2BB, 5K for the High-A Charlotte Stone Crabs
#Brewers Line on Taylor Jungmann at High-A Brevard County Manatees: 6IP, 3R, 2ER, 6H, 3K, LOSS
#Tigers Nick Castellanos has a 10 Game Hitting Streak and is batting .410 on the season for High-A Lakeland. #STUD
#Marlins Noah Perio went 4-5, 3B, RBI out of the leadoff spot for High-A Jupiter
#Royals Cheslor Cuthbert was 1-5, 2B today to raise his season average to .179 for High-A Wilmington Blue Rocks
#Pirates Hunter Strickland went 6IP, 0ER, 7H, 2BB, 6K, WIN for High-A Bradenton
#Cubs Austin Kirk went 7IP, 1ER, 4H, 1BB, 1K for High-A Daytona
#BlueJays Casey Lawrence went 6IP, 1ER, 7H, 1BB, 1K today for High-A Dunedin. The Toronto system has an endless supply of arms
#Indians T J House went 6IP, 4R, 0ER, 4H, 1BB, 8K for the High-A Carolina Mudcats
#Braves Edward Salcedo went 3-6, 2(2B), HR, 2RBI today. It was his first Home Run of the year.
#Braves Absurd monster day for Evan Gattis at High-A Lynchburg 5-6, 2B, HR, 6RBI. Average climbed to .469 on the year
#Mariners Roenis Elias went 7IP, 1ER, 4H, 0BB, 4K, WIN for High-A High Desert
#Mariners .413, .372, .425, .316, .344 These are the batting averages of the 1-5 hitters at High-A High Desert.
#Reds Billy Hamilton went 3-3 with 2 Triples and a BB today for High-A Bakersfield. Last season’s 100SB man is currently hitting .382
#SFGiants Jack Snodgrass went 6IP, 1ER, 3H, 1BB, 5K, in Game 1 of a doubleheader at High-A San Jose
According to the jacked up box score, 1 person attended the San Jose Giants game against Bakersfield. #KingsMustHaveBeenPlaying
#Mets Tyler Pill with a solid start at Low-A Savannah. 6IP, 0ER, 5H, 1BB, 2K, WIN
#Athletics Ryan Pineda hit a 3 Run WALK OFF Home Run to give Stockton a 10-9 win over Modesto tonight
#Padres Rymer Liriano is off to a .188 start at High-A Lake Elsinore
#Astros Telvin Nash reclaimed sole possession of the #MILB Home Run lead with his 6th HR of the year at High-A Lancaster. #MiniMikeStanton
#SFGiants Justin Fitzgerald with a nice start for AA Richmond. 5IP, 0ER, 3H, 2BB, 5K, WIN
#BlueJays Line for Drew Hutchison at AA New Hampshire: 5.2IP, 2ER, 5H, 1BB, 6K, LOSS
#Twins Luke French went 7IP, 0ER, 2H, 3BB, 3K, WIN today. No real need for him to be back in AA
#Tigers Jordan Lennerton with a big day for the Erie Seawolves 3-4, 2HR, 3RBI today.
#Orioles Manny Machado continues to impress at AA Bowie. 2-5, 2B, RBI today. Batting .289 on the year.
#Yankees Nice start for Craig Heyer for the AA Trenton Thunder. 6IP, 1ER, 5H, 0BB, 7K, WIN
Your sleeper #Mets pitching prospect this year Greg Peavey was solid again for AA Binghamton. 5IP, 0ER, 4H, 1BB, 4K, WIN. 2-0, 0.00ERA
#Mets Matt Den Dekker had 2 hits including his 1st Home Run of the year for AA Binghamton
#WhiteSox Former #BlueJays prospect Nestor Molina bounced back from a shaky season debut with 8IP, 3ER, 7H, 0BB, 7K, WIN at AA Birmingham
#WhiteSox Former organizational #1 prospect Jared Mitchell is doing well so far for the AA Birmingham Barons. 2-3, 2B, RBI, BB, SB tonight
#Marlins Crazy line for Edgar Olmos at AA Jacksonville 4IP, 0ER, 1H, 8BB, 2K.
#Rangers Jurickson Profar hit his 2nd Home Run in as many night for AA Frisco Roughriders. He’s got his average up to .206
#Athletics Shane Peterson went 4-6, 2B, 2RBI for AA Midland
#Athletics Michael Choice went 3-6, 2RBI today for the AA Midland Rockhounds
#Athletics Awesome day for @Baseclogger at AA Midland. Jeremy Barfield went 4-5, 2(2B), HR, 6RBI to push his season average to .281
#Rockies Another Day…Another Extra Base Hit for Nolan Arenado. 2-3, HR, RBI today. Batting .395 at AA Tulsa. #STUD
#SFGiants Travis Blackley went 5.1IP, 1ER, 1H, 1BB, 6K for AAA Fresno today. #Aussie
#SFGIants Justin Christian having one of best starts to a AAA season for a leadoff man ever 3-4, 2(2B), 3RBI today. .553 (21-38) so far.
#Mariners Carlos Triunfel blasted his 1st Home Run of the year for AAA Tacoma
#DBacks Tough luck loss for Barry Enright at AAA Reno. 7IP, 2ER, 5H, 1BB, 5K, LOSS. ERA at Reno sits at 1.93 so far on the year
#Dodgers Josh Bard went 4-4, 2B, RBI for AAA Albuquerque today
#Royals Clint Robinson went 2-4, HR, RBI, BB at AAA Omaha. Hitting .326. Not much left to prove in the minors for Clint
#Padres James Darnell blasted his 2nd Home Run for AAA Tucson
#Brewers fans will love this. Wily Peralta’s line at AAA Nashville 6IP, 1ER, 3H, 1BB, 3K
#Brewers Edwin Maysonet went 4-6, 2B, RBI for the AAA Nashville Sounds
#Astros Former #Braves prospect Paul Clemens pitched great today for AAA Oklahoma City: 6IP, 1ER, 3H, 2BB, 5K
#Rangers Mark Hamburger was hammered at AAA Round Rock. 2.1IP, 7ER, 12H, 1BB, 2K. Escaped with a no decision
#Cubs Randy Wells got hammered this afternoon at AAA Iowa. 2.1IP, 8ER, 8H, 3BB, 3K escaped with a no decision
#Rangers Leonys Martin went 3-7, 2B 2RBI today for AAA Round Rock. Hitting .375 on the year.
#Cubs Alfredo Amezaga had a 5 hit day for AAA Iowa
#Cubs Anthony Rizzo went 3-7 today. Average site at .391 #FreeAnthonyRizzo
#Cubs Adrian Cardenas went 4-7, RBI this afternoon to raise his season average at AAA Iowa to .359
#LAAngels Garrett Richards went 7.2IP, 2ER, 3H, 2BB, 6K, WIN for AAA Salt Lake City this afternoon
#LAAngels Mike Trout extended his hit streak to 11 games going 3-3, 3B, BB and also stole his 4th base for AAA Salt Lake. #FreeMikeTrout
#Indians Lonnie Chisenhall went 2-4, 2(2B) BB for AAA Columbus. Hitting .333 on the season
#Nats Nice start for Mitch Atkins at AAA Syracuse. 7IP, 1ER, 3H, 2BB, 4K, WIN. Lowered ERA to 0.75
#Nats Former #Royals (and others) outfielder Mark Teahen went 4-5, 2B, RBI for AAA Syracuse
#Nats Tyler Moore blasted his 5th Home Run of the year for AAA Syracuse. Puts him 1 home run shy of the #MILB lead
#Nats Bryce Harper went 1-5 with his third Double of the year for AAA Syracuse Chiefs, which dipped his average to .220 on the season
#Phillies Phillippe Aumont picked up his 4th save of the year at AAA Lehigh Valley with 2IP, 0ER, 0H, 0BB, 4K
#Phillies Domonic Brown went 2-4, 2B, RBI for AAA Lehigh Valley IronPigs. Hitting .297 on the year.
#WhiteSox Tyler Kuhn went 3-5 today to push his average out of the leadoff spot for the AAA Charlotte Knights to .349
#Mets Rough start for Matt Harvey for the AAA Buffalo Bisons 3.2IP, 6R, 5ER, 6H, 3BB, 2K. His ERA sits at 7.62
#Mets Monster day 4 former #Orioles pitcher Adam Loewen whos now a big ole power hitting outfielder. 3-4, 2HR (incl Grand Slam), 6RBI in AAA
#RedSox Will Middlebrooks continues to mash at AAA Pawtucket 2-5, 2B, 2RBI today. Hitting .364 on the year.
#RedSox Mauro Gomez continued his solid start at AAA Pawtucket 3-4, 2(2B), 2RBI, BB today. Hitting .325 on the season
#Pirates Rudy Owens was solid in game two of a doubleheader against Toledo going 7IP, 2ER, 4H, 0BB, 4K. Both runs scored on solo HR’s
#Tigers Rough on for Casey Crosby at AAA Toledo. 3IP, 5R, 3ER, 4H, 4BB, 1K, LOSS. ERA through two starts is 9.00