Thursday, July 18th: Peters & Neal Pitch Ports & Hounds to Victory while Cats Win and Snappers Fall

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Stockton Ports Pitcher Tanner Peters (6 IP / 4 H / 0 ER / 0 BB / 6 K / Win)

Stockton Ports Pitcher Tanner Peters   (6 IP / 4 H / 0 ER / 0 BB / 6 K / Win)



Sacramento River Cats  10

Salt Lake Bees                    7

WP – Werner 8-12 / 6.23



Farmhand Of The Game:

Shortstop Adam Rosales

(3 for 5 / Double / 3 RBIs)


LHP Andrew Werner had a shaky start for Sacramento, allowing 4 runs on 7 hits over 6 innings, but he still ended up walking away with his 8th win on Thursday, while RHP Brian Gordon got the final 3 outs to notch his 9th save. Shortstop Adam Rosales collected 3 hits, including a double, and drove in 3 runs, while catcher Stephen Vogt doubled and drove in a pair of runs for the River Cats. First baseman Anthony Aliotti went 0 for 5 in his debut for Sacramento. And with Scott Moore’s recent release, Daric Barton made his first start of the season at third base.

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Midland RockHounds  3

San Antonio Missions     1

WP – Neal 6-8 / 4.62

HR – Crumbliss (7)



Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Zach Neal

(6 2/3 IP / 4 H / 1 ER / 1 BB / 3 K / Win)


Starter Zach Neal had a strong outing for the RockHounds, allowing just 1 run on 4 hits over 6 2/3 innings to earn his 6th win, while LHP Frank Gailey tossed 2 1/3 scoreless innings of relief to pick up his 3rd save. Outfielder Conner Crumbliss hit a 2-run homer to help the cause for the Hounds on Thursday.



Rancho Cucamonga Quakes  0

Stockton Ports                      8

WP – Peters 9-5 / 4.27

HR – Vollmuth (18)



Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Tanner Peters

(6 IP / 4 H / 0 ER / 0 BB / 6 K / Win)


Starter Tanner Peters had an impressive outing for the Ports on Thursday, allowing just 4 hits while striking out 6 over 6 scoreless innings to earn his 9th win. Third baseman B.A. Vollmuth had 2 hits, including his 18th home run, and drove in a pair of runs for the Ports.



Beloit Snappers  6

Dayton Dragons    7

LP – Sanburn 0-2 / 4.50

HR – Mathews (10)



Farmhand Of The Game:

Catcher Nick Rickles

(Triple / 3 RBIs)


Starter Seth Streich had a solid outing for the Snappers on Thursday, allowing 2 runs in 5 2/3 innings of work, but RHPs Austin House and Nolan Sanburn combined to give up 4 runs in the 9th inning, with Sanburn taking his 2nd loss. Catcher Nick Rickles had a pair of hits, including a triple, and drove in 3 runs, while outfielder Ryan Mathews hit a 2-run homer for the Snappers.


NEW YORK-PENN LEAGUE  (Class-A Short-Season)

Aberdeen IronBirds             4

Vermont Lake Monsters  6

WP – Hansen 2-2 / 2.45

HR – Marincov (1)



Farmhand Of The Game:

Outfielder Tyler Marincov

(Home Run / Double / 2 RBIs)


Starter Brent Powers had a rough outing on Thursday, allowing 4 runs, 3 eraned, on 7 hits over just 4 innings of work, but RHP Derek Hansen came on to throw 3 scoreless innings of relief to pick up his 2nd win, and RHP Sam Bragg tossed 2 scoreless innings for his 2nd save. Outfielder Tyler Marincov had 3 hits, including a home run and a double, and drove in 2 runs, while outfielder Herschel Powell doubled and drove in a pair of runs for Vermont.


ARIZONA LEAGUE  (Rookie Short-Season)

AZL A’s 



Friday’s Games:

Sacramento @ Salt Lake – 5:35pm PT

Midland @ San Antonio – 5:05pm PT / 7:05pm CT

Rancho Cucamonga @ Stockton – 7:05pm PT

Beloit @ Dayton – 4:00pm PT / 6:00pm CT

Aberdeen @ Vermont – 4:05pm PT / 7:05pm ET

AZL Royals @ AZL A’s – 7:00pm PT



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