Sunday, July 28th: Peters Pitches Ports to Victory while Cats, Hounds & Snappers Fall and Vermont Splits a Pair

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Stockton Ports Pitcher Tanner Peters (7 IP / 4 H / 2 ER / 2 BB / 7 K / Win)

 Stockton Ports Pitcher Tanner Peters      (7 IP / 4 H / 2 ER / 2 BB / 7 K / Win)

 

PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE  (Triple-A)

Las Vegas 51s                13

Sacramento River Cats  4

LP – Gray 9-6 / 3.02

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Farmhand Of The Game:

First Baseman/Third Baseman Daric Barton

(Double / 3 RBIs)

 

The River Cats took the loss in the completion of a suspended game from earlier in the year. RHP Sonny Gray was saddled with the loss despite facing only 2 batters in the original game. LHP Andrew Werner took the mound as the game resumed on Sunday and allowed 8 runs on 11 hits over 6 innings of work. First baseman/third baseman Daric Barton singled, doubled and drove in 3 runs for the River Cats.

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TEXAS LEAGUE  (Double-A)

Corpus Christi Hooks      5

Midland RockHounds  2

LP – Neal 7-9 / 4.40

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Farmhand Of The Game:

First Baseman Max Muncy

(2 for 4 / Double)

 

RHP Zach Neal had a shaky start for the RockHounds, allowing 5 runs on 9 hits over 7 innings to take his 9th loss on Sunday. First baseman Max Muncy singled and doubled, while outfielder D’Arby Myers had a pair of hits and second baseman Dusty Coleman drove in a run for the RockHounds.

 

CALIFORNIA LEAGUE  (High-A)

San Jose Giants   2

Stockton Ports   4

WP – Peters 10-5 / 3.99

HR – Vollmuth (20)

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Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Tanner Peters

(7 IP / 4 H / 2 ER / 2 BB / 7 K / Win)

 

RHP Tanner Peters had a strong start for Stockton on Sunday, allowing 2 runs on 4 hits and striking out 7 over 7 innings to earn his 10th win, while RHP Ryan Dull struck out 3 in the 9th inning to pick up his 6th save for the Ports. Third baseman B.A. Vollmuth hit a 2-run homer, while shortstop Addison Russell had 2 singles, a double, a walk and scored twice in his return to the Ports lineup after missing the last week and a half with a bruised hand.

 

MIDWEST LEAGUE  (Class-A)

Quad Cities River Bandits  9

Beloit Snappers               1

LP – Jimenez 2-1 / 7.65

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Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Derek De Young

(4 IP / 2 H / 0 ER / 2 BB / 1 K)

 

RHP Deyvi Jimenez had a rough start in his return to the Snappers, allowing 8 runs on 10 hits over 4 innings to take the loss on Sunday. RHP Derek De Young had a fine outing in relief of Jimenez though, allowing just 2 hits in 4 scoreless innings of work. Catcher Nick Rickles continued his hot hitting of late, singling, doubling and driving in the Snappers’ only run of the game. In other news, RHP Vince Voiro was placed on the disabled list on Sunday.

 

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

GAME #1

Lowell Spinners                   1

Vermont Lake Monsters  6

WP – Powers 4-1 / 2.16

HR – Soto (3)

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Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Brent Powers

(5 2/3 IP / 4 H / 1 ER / 3 BB / 6 K / Win)

 

Starter Brent Powers had a solid outing in the first game of Sunday’s doubleheader, allowing just 1 run and striking out 6 over 5 2/3 innings to earn his 4th win, while RHP Trevor Bayless got the final 4 outs for his 5th save. Third baseman Michael Soto homered and drove in 4 runs, while outfielder Herschel Powell had a pair of hits and drove in a run for Vermont.

 

GAME #2

Lowell Spinners                   1

Vermont Lake Monsters  0

LP – Stalcup 1-3 / 4.70

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Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Tyler Johnson

(3 IP / 1 H / 0 ER / 1 BB / 4 K)

 

Vermont was held to just 1 hit, by outfielder Herschel Powell, in the second game of Sunday’s doubleheader. Starter Matt Stalcup gave up just 1 unearned run over 3 innings of work to take his 3rd loss, while RHP Tyler Johnson allowed just 1 hit and struck out 4 in 3 innings of relief for the Lake Monsters.

 

ARIZONA LEAGUE  (Rookie Short-Season)

AZL A’s

(OFF DAY)

 

Monday’s Games:

Sacramento @ Las Vegas – 5:05pm PT (Game 1)

Sacramento @ Las Vegas (Game 2)

Frisco @ Midland – 4:30pm PT / 6:30pm CT

Quad Cities @ Beloit – 5:00pm PT / 7:00pm CT

Lowell @ Vermont – 4:05pm PT / 7:05pm ET (Game 1)

AZL A’s @ AZL D-backs – 7:00pm PT

 

 

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