Sunday, May 25th: Lindblom Pitches Cats to Victory while Ports Win and Hounds & Snappers Fall

A’s Farmhand Of The Day: Sacramento River Cats Pitcher Josh Lindblom (5 2/3 IP / 5 H / 1 ER / 0 BB / 8 K / Win)

A’s Farmhand Of The Day: Sacramento River Cats Pitcher Josh Lindblom (5 2/3 IP / 5 H / 1 ER / 0 BB / 8 K / Win)

 

PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE  (Triple-A)

Sacramento River Cats  10

Las Vegas 51s                     1

WP – Lindblom 2-3 / 6.19

HR – Ortiz (2)

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Josh Lindblom

(5 2/3 IP / 5 H / 1 ER / 0 BB / 8 K / Win)

RHP Josh Lindblom had his second straight impressive start since returning from the disabled list, allowing just 1 run while striking out 8 over 5 2/3 innings to earn his 2nd win on Sunday. LHP Joe Savery tossed 1 1/3 scoreless innings in relief, while RHP Deryk Hooker got the final 6 outs for Sacramento. Catcher Ryan Ortiz singled, slugged a 2-run homer and scored twice, while designated hitter Daric Barton and third baseman Jose Martinez had 3 hits apiece, and shortstop Andy Parrino and first baseman Nate Freiman each doubled and drove in a pair of runs for the River Cats.

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TEXAS LEAGUE  (Double-A)

Tulsa Drillers                     2

Midland RockHounds  1

LP – Jensen 2-4 / 4.08

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Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Chris Jensen

(7 IP / 6 H / 2 ER / 2 BB / 4 K)

 

RHP Chris Jensen turned in a strong start for the RockHounds on Sunday, allowing 2 runs on 6 hits over 7 innings of work, but he still ended up walking away with the loss, while RHP Ryan Doolittle wrapped things up with 2 scoreless innings in relief. Outfielder Josh Whitaker collected 3 hits, while first baseman Max Muncy doubled and drove in Midland’s only run of the game.

 

CALIFORNIA LEAGUE  (High-A)

Stockton Ports  4

Modesto Nuts      3

WP – Adkins 1-2 / 4.46

HR – Olson (12)

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Farmhand Of The Game:

First Baseman Matt Olson

(3 for 5 / Home Run / Double)

 

RHP Hunter Adkins had a strong start for Stockton on Sunday, allowing 3 runs on 6 hits over 7 innings of work to earn his 1st win, while RHP Kris Hall tossed 2 scoreless innings for his 1st save. First baseman Matt Olson singled, doubled, homered and scored 3 of Stockton’s 4 runs in the game, while catcher Ryan Lipkin and outfielder Aaron Shipman collected 3 hits apiece for the Ports.

 

MIDWEST LEAGUE  (Class-A)

Cedar Rapids Kernels  6

Beloit Snappers          5

LP – Stalcup 0-1 / 1.13

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Farmhand Of The Game:

Designated Hitter Chih Fang Pan

(2 for 4 / Double / 3 RBIs)

 

RHP Lou Trivino had a shaky start for the Snappers on Sunday, allowing 4 runs on 7 hits over 4 innings of work, while LHP Matt Stalcup gave up 2 runs, 1 earned, in 2 innings of relief to take his 1st loss. Designated hitter Chih Fang Pan singled, doubled and drove in 3 runs in his first game back in action after missing over a month on the disabled list, while first baseman B.A. Vollmuth singled and drove in a run, and outfielder Herschel Powell had a pair of hits for the Snappers.

 

Monday’s Games:

Sacramento @ Las Vegas – 12:05pm PT

Tulsa @ Midland – Noon PT / 2:00pm CT

Stockton @ Modesto – 1:05pm PT

Cedar Rapids @ Beloit – Noon PT / 2:00pm CT

 

 

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