Minor League Baseball News Notes For Games April 23rd 2012

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 Monday April 23rd 2012

#DBacks AAA Reno wins 14-13 in 10 innings over #Athletics Sacramento on a bases loaded Hit By Pitch of Adam Eaton.

#Athletics Brad Peacock got hammered for Sacramento. 4.1IP, 7ER, 10H, 1BB, 3H, 1HR allowed. Will escape with a No Decision.

#Padres Cory Spangenberg with a solid night at High-A Lake Elsinore. 3-5, RBI, BB, 2SB. Boosted average to .227 on the year.

#Reds Chad Rogers with a nice start at High-A Bakersfield. 6IP, 1ER, 6H, 0BB, 3K, WIN

#Reds David Vidal blasted 2 Home Runs for High-A Bakersfield tonight

#BlueJays Joel Carreno got knocked around for AAA Las Vegas tonight. 6IP, 8ER, 12H, 1BB, 3K, allowed 2HR’s.

#Rockies Jordan Pacheco is hitting .438 since being demoted from Colorado

#Rockies Matt McBride was a beast tonight at AAA Colorado Springs. 4-5, 2(2B), HR, 5RBI. Hitting .388 on the year.

#Mariners James Gillheeney went 5.1IP, 1ER, 6H, 4BB, 2K tonight. 3-0 with 1.29ERA on year at High-A High Desert

#Dodgers Garrett Gould fell to 0-3 on the year after a line of 3IP, 6ER, 6H, 1BB, 7K tonight at High-A Rancho Cucamonga

#Astros Rene Garcia went 4-4, 2B, RBI tonight for High-A Lancaster

#Astros Telvin Nash got pitched around after blasting his 8th Home Run of the year at High-A Lancaster. Finished the night 1-2, HR, RBI, 3BB

#Astros Jiovanni Mier went 1-5, 3B, 3RBI. Hitting .238 at High-A Lancaster

The West Coast #MILB games are taking seemingly forever tonight. #NeedSleepOnTheEastCoast

#LAAngels No Mike Trout in the Salt Lake leadoff spot tonight, but said leadoff spot still produces at Triple as Alexi Amarista hit one.

#Astros George Springer with a Platinum Sombrero tonight at High-A Lancaster. He has struck out 5 times.

#Reds Billy Hamilton has stolen 2 bases tonight so far. He is 0-3 but drew a walk and then stole 2nd and 3rd. 18SB’s in 18 Games. #STUD

#Rockies Charlie Blackmon has has hit his 1st Home Run for AAA Colorado Springs

#WhiteSox Cameron Bayne went 6IP, 1ER, 6H, 2BB, 4K, WIN to improve to 2-0 on the year at AA Birmingham.

#Braves David Hale got knocked around at AA Mississippi today. 5.2IP, 7ER, 9H, 2BB, 4K, LOSS

#Braves Another solid game for Andrelton Simmons 2-4, 2B, RBI, BB. Average up to .268 at AA Mississippi

#Astros Brandon Barnes went 1-2, HR, 4RBI, BB for AA Corpus Christi

#Astros Jonathan Singleton went 2-4, 2(2B), RBI, BB and Stole Home today for AA Corpus Christi. Hitting .333 on the season.

#LAAngels Johnny Hellweg got roughed up a bit at AA Arkansas tonight. 5IP, 6ER, 6H, 4BB, 5K. Got a no decision

#Rockies Edwar Cabrera followed his Perfect Game bid in his last start with a 6IP, 3ER, 5H, 1BB, 6K tonight at AA Tulsa

#Rockies Nolan Arenado hit his 8th Double of the year today for AA Tulsa. Hitting .349 on the year.

#Rockies Michael Mitchell hit a Walk Off Single in the bottom of the 10th to give Tulsa a 7-6 win over Arkansas

#Padres Nate Freiman blasted his 7th Home Run at AA San Antonio

#Cubs Justin Bour just hit a Walk Off single in the bottom of the 12th inning to give Tennessee a 5-4 win over Chattanooga

#Astros Telvin Nash just blasted his 8th Home Run at High-A Lancaster. #MiniGiancarloStanton

#Marlins Graham Taylor went 7IP, 0ER, 2H, 3BB, 3K, WIN tonight for AA Jacksonville

#Brewers Line for Kyle Heckathorn at AA Huntsville tonight. 5.2IP, 2ER, 7H, 1BB, 8K

#Mariners Nick Franklin went 3-5 at AA Jackson tonight to push his season average to .304. Shortstop of the future in Seattle

#Dodgers Jerry Sands went 1-3 with a Double tonight to push his average back above the Mendoza line at AAA Albuquerque

#Rangers Leonys Martin went 2-5, 2B today for AAA Round Rock. It was his 6th double of the year. Hitting .338 on the year. #FreeLeonys

#Padres Joe Ross with another solid start at Low-A Fort Wayne. 5IP, 1R, 0ER, 2H, 2BB, 7K

#Brewers Jed Bradley got knocked around a bit tonight at High-A Brevard County 5IP, 7R, 4ER, 8H, 1BB, 5K. Got a no decision

#Phillies Anthony Hewitt boosted his average to .120 at High-A Clearwater with a 2-5, 2B, HR, 3RBI day.

#Phillies Jim Murphy had a walk off single in the bottom of the 12th to give Clearwater a win over Brevard County tonight

#Royals fans will love this tweet; #Brewers fans look away. Jake Odorizzi’s line tonight at AA NW Arkansas: 7IP, 0ER, 4H, 1BB, 11K, WIN

#Padres Keyvius Sampson line at AA San Antonio tonight 6IP, 2ER, 3H, 3BB, 6K, LOSS

#Rangers Carlos Pimentel went 5IP, 0ER, 2H, 0BB, 4K, WIN tonight for AA Frisco

#Rangers Jurickson Profar hit his 3rd Double of the year as part of a 1-4 night. Hitting .217 at AA Frisco

#Marlins Jacksonville put up a 7 run 8th inning to break a 0-0 tie with Mobile

#SFGiants Roger Kieschnick just blasted his 5th Home Run of the season at AAA Fresno

#LAAngels Mike Trout not in the lineup at AAA Salt Lake one day after getting hit in the wrist by a pitch. Expected to be day to day.

#STLCards Tyrell Jenkins picked up his 1st Win of the year at Low-A Quad Cities 6IP, 2ER, 5H, 0BB, 2K, WIN

#STLCards Colin Walsh went 2-3, 3B, HR, 3RBI, 2BB tonight for Low-A Quad Cities

#LAAngels Jean Segura has hit his 2nd Home Run at AA Arkansas

#DBacks Chase Anderson was awesome tonight at AA Mobile. 7IP, 0ER, 3H, 1BB, 10K. Will get a no decision. The Mobile staff is absurd this yr

#RedSox Will Middlebrooks over the last 10 games at AAA Pawtucket .410 (16-39), 7HR, 22RBI #FreeWill

#DBacks John Pedrotty was solid for Low-A South Bend tonight 6IP, 0ER, 5H, 1BB, 5K, WIN

#DBacks Fidel Pena went 4-4, 2B, RBI, SB tonight at Low-A South Bend

#DBacks Chris Ellison went 2-4, 2B, HR, 3RBI, BB tonight for Low-A South Bend

#Tigers Jacob Turner went 4IP, 0ER, 0H, 2BB, 0K tonight at High-A Lakeland

#Royals Jason Adam went 5IP, 0ER, 5H, 2BB, 5K, WIN tonight at High-A Wilmington. ERA drops to 0.40 on the year.

#RedSox Daisuke Matsuzaka first rehab start at High-A Salem was not great. 4IP, 3ER, 6H, 0BB, 3K, LOSS. He allowed 2 Home Runs

#RedSox Jackie Bradley Jr went 2-4, BB, SB tonight to push his High-A average to .320 at Salem

#Royals Cheslor Cuthbert who was in a season long slump broke out tonight at High-A Wilmington. 4-5, 2(2B), 3RBI to run average to .259

#Reds Daniel Tuttle with his first action since last season’s 50 game suspension pitched well at Low-A Dayton. 6IP, 3R, 2ER, 5H, 0BB, 4K

#Reds Juan Perez went 3-4, 2B, 2RBI, BB, SB tonight for Low-A Dayton.

#STLCards Allen Craig went 3-4 tonight on rehab at High-A Palm Beach

#Rays Philip Wunderlich went 2-4, 2B, 2RBI, BB tonight for High-A Charlotte

#WhiteSox Andre Rienzo continues to roll. 7IP, 1ER, 3H, 2BB, 8K, WIN at High-A Winston Salem. ERA at 1.08 on the year

#Tigers Andrew Oliver’s line at AAA Toledo. 6IP, 2ER, 2H, 5BB, 7K, WIN

#Pirates Colton Cain picked up his first win of the year with 5IP, 2ER, 2H, 1BB, 4K, WIN at High-A Bradenton

#Pirates Stefan Welch blasted two Home Runs for High-A Bradenton tonight.

#Mets After a slow start, Wilmer Flores has run his average up to .321 at High-A St Lucie

#Mets Cesar Puello went 3-5, 2(2B), RBI toinght at High-A St Lucie. Hitting .244 on the year.

#Mets Cory Vaughn went 3-4, HR, 3RBI today for High-A St Lucie

#Orioles Jacob Pettit improved to 3-0 at AA Bowie with 5IP, 0ER, 3H, 3BB, 3K, WIN tonight

#Orioles Manny Machado’s average at AA Bowie has slipped to .234 after an 0-2, BB night tonight.

#Royals Johnny Giavotella has blasted his 3rd Home Run of the year at AAA Omaha

#Reds Chad Reineke picked up his first win of the season going 6IP, 1R, 0ER, 4H, 3BB, 4K, WIN

#Pirates Jordy Mercer went 3-3, 2B, RBI, BB today at AAA Indianapolis. Boosted average to .238

#RedSox Will Middlebrooks has blasted his 8th Home Run of the year at AAA Pawtucket. #STUD

#BlueJays Today’s absurd start at Low-A Lansing comes from Marcus Walden 5IP, 0ER, 1H, 2BB, 4K. #BlueJaysSystemIsLoaded

#Tigers Dean Green blasted his 5th Home Run of the season for Low-A West Michigan

#Tigers Kyle Ryan with a great start for Low-A West Michigan 6IP, 1R, 0ER, 3H, 1BB, 1K. Picked up his 1st win of the season.

#Rangers have got a stud in Cody Buckel so far. 6.1IP, 1ER, 1H, 2BB, 8K for High-A Myrtle Beach today. 0.84ERA on the year.

#Mets Dylan Owen went 4.2IP, 1ER, 3H, 0BB, 2K for AAA Buffalo. He also blasted a solo Home Run at the plate.

#Royals Monster day for Justin Trapp at Low-A Kane County. 3-4, 2B, HR, 6RBI. Hitting .362 on the season.

#Indians Luigi Rodriguez went 3-5, 3B, HR, 3RBI, BB, SB today. Hitting .314 out of the leadoff spot at Low-A Lake County. #MarioApproves

#Indians Francisco Lindor blasted his first Home Run for Low-A Lake County.

#DBacks Chris Owings, who you want to stash in a keeper league, went 2-4, 2(2B), BB today for High-A Visalia. Hitting .338 on the yr

#Rockies Timothy Smalling went 2-3, 2B, 3B, RBI, BB today for High-A Modesto

#Astros Brett Wallace has hit his 2nd Home Run of the year for AAA Oklahoma City

#STLCard Joe Kelly picked up his first Triple-A win going 6IP, 2ER, 7H, 1BB, 3K win for AAA Memphis

#Cubs Brett Jackson went 2-4 with a stolen base tonight for AAA Iowa. Hitting .253 on the year.

#Cubs Anthony Rizzo went 2-3, 2B, BB today at AAA Iowa. Batting .380 on the year. #FreeAnthonyRizzo

#Royals Eric Hosmer blasted his 4th Home Run of the season. Looking to get his average above the Mendoza line.

#STLCards Zack Cox was 1-4 with a Double to boost his season average to .155 at AAA Memphis. #SlowStart

#STLCards Ryan Jackson went 4-5, 2B, 2RBI today at AAA Memphis to push his average to .311 on the season. #SleeperProspect

#Rays Chris Archer fell to 1-3 on the year at AAA Durham with 5.1IP, 2ER, 6H, 3BB, 4K, LOSS. ERA sits at 8.00 on the season.

#RedSox Justin Germano continues to pitch well at AAA Pawtucket. 6IP, 0ER, 3H, 0BB, 5K, WIN in Game 1 of a DH. 1.57ERA on the year.

#Tigers Brad Eldred has hit his Minor League Baseball leading 9th Home Run of the year at AAA Toledo.

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