Minor League Baseball News and Notes For Games Of Tuesday April 24th 2012:
#BlueJays Anthony Gose starting to pick it up. 2-4, 3B, 3RBI, BB, SB tonight.
#Rockies DJ LeMahieu went 3-6, 4RBI tonight for AAA Colorado Springs tonight
#Rockies Jordan Pacheco went 3-5, HR, RBI. Hitting .459 since demotion from Colorado
#LAAngels Mike Trout celebrated his return to Salt Lake lineup by going 3-4, 2B, 3B, 2RBI, 2BB tonight. AAA avg up to .419. #FreeMikeTrout
#SFGiants Skyler Stromsmoe who has a pretty cool name, hit a pinch hit Home Run tonight for AAA Fresno
#LAAngels Brian Hernandez went 5 for 5, 2B, RBI tonight for High-A Inland Empire
#Padres Huge night for Eddy Rodriguez at High-A Lake Elsinore 5-6, 2(2B), 2RBI. Ran his average from .255 to .316
#Reds Josh Smith went 5.2IP, 3ER, 7H, 1BB, 9K, WIN for High-A Bakersfield tonight
#Athletics Hitter turned pitcher Sean Doolitte went two scoreless innings in relief striking out 4 tonight at High-A Stockton. 0.87ERA on yr
#Athletics Miles Head blasted his 5th Home Run of the year as part of a 2-3, HR, 2RBI day at High-A Stockton
#Reds Billy Hamilton stole his 19th Base in 19 Games as part of a 2-5, 3B night. Hitting .356 on the season at High-A Bakersfield. #STUD
#Rockies Christian Bergman picked up his second win of the year at High-A Modesto going 8IP, 1ER, 4H, 1BB, 5K
#Royals Wil Myers was 2-4, 2B, 2RBI, 2BB, SB tonight for Northwest Arkansas. Hitting .308 so far in his repeat of AA
#Royals The walk off single capped a 4-7 night for Christian Colon at AA Northwest Arkansas. He was HR shy of the Cycle.
#Royals Christian Colon with a Walk Off RBI Single in the bottom of the 13th to beat Springfield 7-6.
#SFGiants Freddy Sanchez went 2-4, 3RBI today on rehab at High-A San Jose
#Astros Bobby Doran went 7IP, 1ER, 3H, 0BB, 7K, WIN tonight for High-A Lancaster.
#Astros One night after striking out 5 times. George Springer bounced back in a huge way. 4-4, 2 Triples, 3RBI’s at High-A Lancaster
#Braves Andrelton Simmons went 3-5, 2B, 2RBI at AA Mississippi. Run his average up to .295 on the season.
#Astros Jordan Lyles got hit around a bit but came out with a win for AAA Oklahoma City. 7.1IP, 4ER, 6H, 2BB, 6K, WIN. Improves to 4-0 on yr
#Dodgers Scott Van Slyke continues to rake at AAA Albuquerque 2-4, HR, RBI. Hitting .364 on the season
#Dodgers Jerry Sands is back under the Mendoza line. 0-4 night tonight sets him down to .192 on the season.
#Orioles Xavier Avery stole 3 bases as part of a 1-3, RBI, 2BB day at AAA Norfolk
#Orioles Joe Mahoney went 3-4, 3RBI today at AAA Norfolk
#Rays Will Rhymes went 3-5, 3B, HR, 2RBI today for AAA Durham
#Mets Rafael Montero went 6IP, 2R, 0ER, 5H, 0BB, 3K, WIN for Low-A Savannah
#Mets Big night for T.J. Rivera at Low-A Savannah. 4-6, HR, 4RBI, SB. Hitting .406 out of the leadoff spot on the year.
#SFGiants Jose Cuevas went 3-5, 2HR, 3RBI tonight for Low-A Augusta
#Yankees Caleb Cotham improved to 2-0 at Low-A Charleston with 5IP, 1ER, 4H, 1BB, 2K, WIN
#Yankees Gary Sanchez went 2-4, 2B today at Low-A Charleston. Hitting .365 on the season
#Nats Line for Alex Meyer tonight at Low-A Hagerstown: 4IP, 2ER, 2H, 4BB, 6K
#Nats Matthew Skole blasted his 4th Home Run of the season as part of a 1-2, HR, 2RBI, 2BB night. Hitting .375 on the season
#Nats Adrian Nieto went 4-5, 2B, RBI for Low-A Hagerstown. Hitting .349 on the season
#Phillies Maikel Franco went 3-5, 3B, HR, 2RBI for Low-A Lakewood
#Rockies Samuel Mende went 4-5, 2(2B), RBI for Low-A Asheville. Hitting .302 on the season
If you missed it #Marlins 1st Rounder Jose Fernandez and two relievers threw a Combined No Hitter tonight for Low-A Greensboro.
#Braves Nick Ahmed and Chris Garcia each had 4 hits each tonight for High-A Lynchburg
#Braves High-A Hitting Machine Evan Gattis was at it again. 3-5, 2HR, 5RBI, BB. Hitting .424, 8HR’s, 26RBI’s on the year.
#Royals Yordano Ventura with a great start at High-A Wilmington 4.2IP, 1ER, 4H, 1BB, 10K
#Royals Cheslor Cuthbert with 2 more hits tonight for High-A Wilmington. Has his average up to .276. Was under .200 about a week ago
#Nats David Freitas went 2-4, 2(2B), RBI tonight for High-A Potomac. Saw him play for Hagerstown last year and thought he was pretty solid
#Orioles Jeremy Nowak went 3-4, 3B, 4RBI for High-A Frederick
#Yankees big night for Ronnier Mustelier at AA Trenton. 3-5, 2(2B), 4RBI. Hitting .358 on the season.
#Indians T J McFarland picked up his 3rd win of the year going 5.2IP, 1ER, 5H, 3BB, 6K, WIN at AA Akron
#Indians Nice to see @TdaddyNeal swinging the stick at AA Akron. 3-4, 2B today. The former #SFGiants prospect is hitting .278 on the season
#Orioles Solid day for Manny Machado at AA Bowie 2-3, 2B, BB. Average up to .254 on the season
#Twins Deolis Guerra picked up the win in relief today at AA New Britain with 2 Hitless innings and 5K’s. ERA at 0.71.
#RedSox just like Boston, the AA Portland bullpen is rough. It blew Billy Buckner’s 6IP, 1ER, 3H, 1BB, 11K day allowing 6ER in final 2.2IP
#RedSox Bryce Brentz went 0-4 tonight to drop his average back below .200. It stands at .195. He’s way better than his slow start indicates.
#RedSox Oscar Tejada went 3-4, 2B, HR, 3RBI, BB tonight for AA Portland
#Rangers How good was Yu Darvish tonight. #Impressed
#Athletics Sonny Gray got knocked around a bit tonight at AA Midland. 6IP, 5ER, 7H, 2BB, 4K
#Astros Jose Cisnero with an solid start at AA Corpus Christi. 5IP, 2ER, 4H, 4BB, 12K, WIN
#Astros Jonathan Singleton with a monster night at AA Corpus Christi. 4-4, 3B, 2HR, 4RBI. Hitting .377 on the season.
#LAAngels Ariel Pena with a tough luck loss at AA Arkansas 6.2IP, 2ER, 5H, 1BB, 8K, LOSS
#Rockies Dan Houston went 8IP, 1R, 0ER, 2H, 1BB, 7K, WIN tonight for AA Tulsa
#Rangers Barret Loux improved to 4-0 with 6IP, 1ER, 6H, 1BB, 5K, night at AA Frisco. 1.25ERA on the year.
#Rangers Mike Olt went 1-3, HR, 2RBI, BB tonight for AA Frisco. It was his 5th Home Run
#Padres Matt Palmer with a rough start tonight. 0.1IP, 7ER, 5H, 3BB, 1K. On the hook for the loss down 7-0 in the 1st inning
#LAAngels Mike Trout is back in the lineup at AAA Salt Lake He had a BB and a Sac Fly in Salt Lake’s 7 Run 1st inning tonight against Tucson
#Phillies Scott Podsednik hit a Walk Off Single in the bottom of the 11th to give AAA Lehigh Valley a 4-3 win over #Mets Buffalo
#Reds Andrew Brackman lost again tonight. Falls to 1-3, 8.82ERA. His line: 5.2IP, 5ER, 5H, 3BB, 6K
@Red_DMartin That’s awesome. He’s going to be so good.
In reply to Daniel Martin
#Pirates Starling Marte went 2-3, 3B, 2BB and stole his 9th Base of the year at AAA Indianapolis
#Braves Tim Hudson on rehab at AAA Gwinnett. 5.2IP, 1ER, 6H, 2BB, 4K, WIN
#Rangers Yu Darvish is in beastmode tonight against the #Yankees. 10K’s now
#Mets AAA Buffalo and #Phillies Lehigh Valley are tied 3-3 in the 11th. #BonusBaseball
#Reds Ryan Wright went 3-3, 2(3B), RBI, BB tonight for Low-A Dayton. Hitting .307 on the season.
#Athletics Dusty Robinson went 4-5, 2B, HR, 3RBI tonight for Low-A Burlington. Hitting .296 on the year. It was his 6th Home Run
#Dodgers Joseph Winker had 3 hits including a Grand Slam for Low-A Great Lakes
#Royals Santiago Garrido improved to 3-0 with 6.1IP, 0ER, 3H, 1BB, 3K, WIN. Has a 1.04ERA on the year.
#Royals Michael Antonio went 4-5, SB tonight for Low-A Kane County
#Royals Jorge Bonifacio went 3-5, 2(2B), 2RBI at Low-A Kane County
#Cubs Hitter turned pitcher Kyler Burke with a nice start at Low-A Peoria. 6IP, 0ER, 3H, 1BB, 4K. Got a no decision. ERA down to 1.04
#BlueJays Aaron Sanchez with another sick start at Low-A Lansing. 3IP, 0ER, 1H, 3BB, 7K.
#Cubs Paul Hoilman hit a WALK OFF GRAND SLAM to give Peoria a 6-2 win over Lansing tonight
#Twins Daniel Ortiz went 3-5, 2B, 4RBI for Low-A Beloit. Hitting .304 on the season
#Rays Huge day for Drew Vettleson at Low-A Bowling Green 4-4, 2(2B), HR, RBI. Batting .333 on the season
#Indians Matt Laporta went 4-5, 2(2B), HR, 3RBI for AAA Columbus. It was his 5th Home Run of the year. Hitting .344 on the season
#Tigers Correcting previous tweet. Brad Eldred has 12 HR’s and 34 RBI’s in 20 Games. I incorrectly said 35 RBI’s in prior tweet #StillAbsurd
#Tigers Brad Eldred, Danny Worth, and Jerad Head connected for Back to Back to Back Home Runs for AAA Toledo. All came off Chris Seddon
#Tigers BRAD ELDRED BLASTED 3 HOME RUNS TONIGHT. Had 7 RBI’s to go with it. Now has an absurd 12 HR’s, 35RBI’s in 20 games at AAA Toledo
#BlueJays Asher Wojciechowski picked up his first win of the year at High-A Dunedin. 5.1IP, 1R, 0ER, 4H, 2BB, 6K, WIN
#BlueJays Jake Marisnick hit his 1st Home Run of the season at High-A Dunedin. Hitting .229 on the season.
#Phillies Solid start for Adam Morgan at High-A Clearwater 7IP, 0ER, 4H, 2BB, 6K
#Brewers Hiram Burgos with the Tough Luck Loss of the night in #MILB. 8IP, 1ER, 1H, 1BB, 9K, LOSS at High-A Brevard County.
#STLCards Carlos Martinez was solid at High-A Palm Beach 6IP, 1ER, 5H, 2BB, 7K. Got a no decision. ERA at 2.12 on the season.
#Rays Albert Suarez went 6IP, 1R, 0ER, 1H, 2BB, 3K at High-A Charlotte tonight
#Rangers Watching Yu Darvish on YES and have been impressed with the way he’s shut down the #Yankees
#Marlins Chad James with a nice start at High-A Jupiter. 5IP, 1ER, 4H, 3BB, 6K, WIN
#Pirates Jameson Taillon was as advertised at High-A Bradenton. 5IP, 0ER, 3H, 1BB, 6K. Got a no decision after pen blew it. 1.93ERA on yr
#Marlins Noah Perio went 3-5, 3(2B), 2RBI out of the leadoff spot at High-A Jupiter. Hitting .296 on the year.
#Mets Wilmer Flores blasted his 2nd Home Run at High-A St Lucie. Hitting .316 on the year.
#Twins Angel Morales is off to a great start at High-A Fort Myers. 3-5, 2B, RBI tonight. Hitting .358 on the season.
#Phillies Tyler Cloyd moved to 3-0 on the year with 7IP, 0ER, 5H, 0BB, 5K, WIN. ERA drops to 2.37
#Phillies Jiwan James went 2-4, 2B, 2RBI tonight at AA Reading. Hitting .333 on the season.
#BlueJays Chad Jenkins picked up the win for AA New Hampshire going 6IP, 0ER, 6H, 2BB, 3K, WIN. Lowered ERA to 5.82
#Mets Line for Zack Wheeler at AA Binghamton tonight: 5IP, 0ER, 3H, 6BB, 3K, No Decision. ERA sits at 1.80 on the season
#Nats Another solid start for Jeff Mandel at AA Harrisburg 6IP, 1ER, 6H, 3BB, 3K, WIN. Improves to 2-1 with a 1.09ERA.
#Pirates Matt Curry went 3-4, 2B, RBI tonight at AA Altoona. Hitting .321 on the season
#DBacks Another solid night for Pat Corbin at AA Mobile. 7IP, 0ER, 3H, 2BB, 5K, WIN. Moves to 2-0 with 1.67ERA on season
#DBacks Yazy Arbello got his first AA hit tonight. He’s now 1-20 at Mobile.
#Mariners Francisco Martinez went 3-3, RBI, 3BB, SB tonight. On base all 6 times he stepped to the plate. #LeadoffManProduction
#Mariners Nick Franklin went 3-6, 2(2B), 3RBI for AA Jackson. Now hitting .320 on the season. #ShortstopOfTheFuture
#Mariners Danny Hultzen with another solid line at AA Jackson. 5.2IP, 0ER, 2H, 3BB, 5K, WIN. ERA drops to 2.08 on the season.
#Rays Hak-Ju Lee went 3-5, 3B, 3RBI for AA Montgomery. Still looking to break through the Mendoza Line however. Hitting just .197 on the yr
#Dodgers Solid line for Matt Magill at AA Chattanooga. 7IP, 1ER, 5H, 3BB, 6K, WIN
#Cubs Jae-Hoon Ha went 3-5, 2(2B), today at AA Tennessee. Hitting .278 on the season.
#Dodgers J.T. Wise went 3-3, 2B, 2RBI, BB for AA Chattanooga. Hitting .362 on the year.
#Astros Jonathan Singleton has blasted his 2nd Home Run at AA Corpus Christi
#STLCards Kolten Wong has blasted his 2nd Home Run at AA Springfield
#Rangers Mike Olt has blasted his 5th Home Run at AA Frisco
#Nats Bryce Harper and his Syracuse teammates got rained out tonight at Rochester
#RedSox Mauro Gomez blasted his 6th Home Run at AAA Pawtucket. I liked the kid when I watched him at AA Mississippi Braves a year or two ago
#RedSox Will Middlebrooks continues to rake. 1-2, Triple, 2BB, SB today for AAA Pawtucket. Hitting .375 on the year. #FreeWill
#RedSox Matt Barnes opposed Dylan Bundy in Delmarva and went 5IP, 0ER, 3H, 2BB, 9K. Barnes hasnt allowed a run & has 34K’s in 21IP this year
#Orioles Dylan Bundy pitched 4 perfect innings. HAS NOT ALLOWED A HIT & Has K’d 21 in 13IP this season at Low-A Delmarva #STUD
#Marlins Ryan Goetz went 4-5, 2B, 2RBI for Low-A Greensboro
#Marlins Jose Fernandez’ line as part of the Combined No Hitter for Low-A Greensboro: 6IP, 0ER, 0H, 2BB, 8K, WIN. 2-0 w/ 1.57ERA on the year
#Marlins 1st Rounder Jose Fernandez & relievers Greg Nappo and Kevin Cravey THREW A COMBINED NO HITTER tonight against #Rangers Lo-A Hickory
#DBacks Ryan Wheeler blasted a 3 Run Home Run for AAA Reno today. Hitting .263 on the season.
#DBacks Adam Eaton went 4-4, with Double and a Stolen Base out of the leadoff spot at AAA Reno. Hitting .393 on the year.
#DBacks Former #Orioles prospect Josh Bell celebrated his departure from Baltimore by blasting 2HR’s & 5RBI’s at AAA Reno today.
#Athletics Big day for former #Nats prospect Derek Norris at AAA Sacramento 3-4, HR, 2RBI. Hitting .357 on the season
#STLCards Shelby Miller was solid today at AAA Memphis. 5IP, 0ER, 5H, 2BB, 6K, WIN. Moves to 2-2, 4.50ERA on the year.
#STLCards Zack Cox went 2-4, 2(2B), today at AAA Memphis. Hopefully will jump start him. Hitting just .177 thus far.
#STLCards Two more Doubles for Ryan Jackson today at AAA Memphis. Hitting .318 on the year. #Sleeper
#Rangers Veteran Zach Jackson had a nice day for AAA Round Rock. 6IP, 0ER, 6H, 1BB, 6K, WIN.
#Royals Solid start for Mike Montgomery at AAA Omaha. 7IP, 3ER, 7H, 1BB, 6K, WIN. Improves to 2-0 on the season