Thursday, June 28th: Brown Pitches Ports to Victory as Cats, Bees & Monsters Fall

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Stockton Ports pitcher Jacob Brown (7 IP / 0 ER / 4 K)



Salt Lake Bees               10

Sacramento River Cats  3

(LP – Peacock 6-5 / 6.63)


Farmhand Of The Game:

Second Baseman Eric Sogard

(1 for 3 / RBI / Run / Walk)



Worth Noting: Starter Brad Peacock had another rough outing, allowing 8 runs over 4 innings to earn his 5th loss and raise his ERA to 6.63. The River Cats’ lineup managed just 7 hits on Thursday, with second baseman Eric Sogard doing the most damage with a single, an RBI and a run scored.



Visalia Rawhide   1

Stockton Ports  10

(WP – Brown 3-4 / 3.18)

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Jacob Brown

(7 IP / 0 ER / 4 K / Win)



Worth Noting: Left-hander Jacob Brown turned in the second consecutive solid outing by a Stockton starter, tossing 7 scoreless innings to earn his 3rd win on Thursday. Outfielder Josh Whitaker hit his 12th home run, catcher Beau Taylor tripled and drove in 3 runs, and shortstop Yordy Cabrera doubled and drove in 2.



Burlington Bees          5

Kane County Cougars  6

(LP – Peters 0-1 / 4.15)


Farmhand Of The Game:

Shortstop Sean Jamieson

(Home Run / 2 RBIs)



Worth Noting: Shortstop Sean Jamieson hit a 2-run homer and catcher John Nester doubled in 2 runs in the Bees’ big 4-run 4th inning on Thursday. But it wouldn’t be enough. Starter Seth Frankoff allowed 4 runs, 3 earned, in 5 innings of work, and right-hander Tanner Peters gave up 2 runs in 2 2/3 innings in relief to take the loss.



Lowell Spinners                6

Vermont Lake Monsters  5

(LP – Jimenez 0-1 / 10.29)

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Julio Ramos

(3 2/3 IP / 1 ER / 4 K)

Worth Noting: Starter Julio Ramos allowed just 1 run and struck out 4 in 3 2/3 innings of work, while outfielder John Wooten went 3 for 4 and first baseman Jacob Tanis collected 2 hits, including a double, and scored twice in the loss.


Friday’s Games:

Salt Lake @ Sacramento – 7:05pm PT

(TBD vs. Banwart)

Midland @ Arkansas – 7:10pm CT

(TBD vs. TBD)

Visalia @ Stockton – 7:05pm PT

(TBD vs. TBD)

Burlington @ Kane County – 6:30pm CT

(Granier vs. Smith)

Lowell @ Vermont – 7:05pm ET

(Good vs. Lamb)

AZL Athletics @ AZL Brewers – 7:00pm PT

(TBD vs. TBD)



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1 comment for “Thursday, June 28th: Brown Pitches Ports to Victory as Cats, Bees & Monsters Fall

  1. July 23, 2012 at 8:12 pm

    Hey, it would be cool if you would learn/tell us the back history on Julio Ramos. He was a real prospect back in 2009 and didn’t play in 2010, nor 2011. (It’s seems very rare for someone to be gone for two full playing years.) Thanks.

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