Wednesday, June 12th: Hernandez Pitches Hounds to Victory while Cats Win and Ports Fall in Extras

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Midland RockHounds Pitcher Carlos Hernandez (6 IP / 5 H / 1 ER / 1 BB / 4 K / Win)

Midland RockHounds Pitcher Carlos Hernandez (6 IP / 5 H / 1 ER / 1 BB / 4 K / Win)

 

PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE  (Triple-A)

Sacramento River Cats  9

Reno Aces                         7

WP – Werner 6-8 / 5.42

HR – Moore (8)

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Farmhand Of The Game:

Third Baseman Scott Moore

(Home Run / 3 RBIs)

 

LHP Andrew Werner allowed 4 runs, 2 earned, on 8 hits and struck out 6 over 5 innings to pick up his 6th win, while RHP Dan Otero got the final 3 outs for his 15th save. Third baseman Scott Moore homered and drove in 3 runs, while outfielder Shane Peterson had 2 hits, including a double, and drove in a pair of runs for the River Cats.

Click here for more on Midland, Stockton & Beloit…

 

TEXAS LEAGUE  (Double-A)

San Antonio Missions     1

Midland RockHounds  9

WP – Hernandez 3-5 / 3.39

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Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Carlos Hernandez

(6 IP / 5 H / 1 ER / 1 BB / 4 K / Win)

 

Starter Carlos Hernandez had a strong outing for the RockHounds on Wednesday, allowing just 1 run on 5 hits to earn his 3rd win. Outfielder Conner Crumbliss collected 3 hits and scored twice, while first baseman Jake Goebbert doubled, tripled and drove in a pair of runs for the RockHounds.

 

CALIFORNIA LEAGUE  (High-A)

Stockton Ports        4

Inland Empire 66ers  7

LP – Brown 2-3 / 4.29

HR – Muncy (16), Pohl (4)

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Farmhand Of The Game:

First Baseman Max Muncy

(4 for 5 / Home Run)

 

Starter Drew Granier allowed 4 runs while striking out 7 over 7 innings and left with the game tied. And it remained tied until LHP Jake Brown gave up a 3-run homer with 1 out in the bottom of the 11th inning to take the loss. First baseman Max Muncy had a big night at the plate, collecting 4 hits, including his 16th home run, for the Ports.

 

MIDWEST LEAGUE  (Class-A)

Wisconsin Timber Rattlers

Beloit Snappers

(POSTPONED)

 

Thursday’s Games:

Sacramento @ Reno – 7:05pm PT

San Antonio @ Midland – 5:00pm PT / 7:00pm CT

Stockton @ Rancho Cucamonga – 7:05pm PT

Game #1 – Wisconsin @ Beloit – 2:30pm PT / 4:30pm CT

Game #2 – Wisconsin @ Beloit

 

 

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2 Comments

Aliotti and Muncy don’t seem like they have anything left to prove at their respective levels. Is Barton keeping them from moving up?

Pretty much. If he wasn’t there, there’s a good chance they’d both be moving up – especially Aliotti.

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