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Thursday, August 9th: Hernandez Hurls Hounds to Victory while Ports & Bees Fall

 

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Midland RockHounds pitcher Carlos Hernandez (6 IP / 1 ER / 7 K / Win)

 

PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE (TRIPLE-A)

Sacramento River Cats

OFF-DAY

 

TEXAS LEAGUE (DOUBLE-A)

Midland RockHounds   4

NW Arkansas Naturals  3

(WP – Hernandez 5-4 / 5.30)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Carlos Hernandez

(6 IP / 1 ER / 7 K / Win)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Carlos Hernandez delivered a strong performance for Midland on Thursday, allowing 1 run on just 4 hits while walking 1 and striking out 7 over 6 innings to earn his 5th win. Outfielder Jeremy Barfield homered for the second night in a row while outfielder Tyler Ladendorf collected 2 doubles and drove in a pair of runs in the win.

 

CALIFORNIA LEAGUE (HIGH-A)

San Jose Giants  7

Stockton Ports   3

(LP – Bowman 4-10 / 3.55)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Josh Bowman

(5 IP / 2 ER / 8 K)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Josh Bowman struck out 8 in just 5 innings of work, but the 2 runs he allowed were enough to earn him the loss on Thursday. Catcher Ryan Ortiz drove in 2 of the Ports’ 3 runs on the night, while shortstop Michael Gilmartin and outfielders Myrio Richard and Mitch LeVier contributed 2 hits apiece in the loss.

 

MIDWEST LEAGUE (CLASS-A)

Peoria Chiefs       5

Burlington Bees  4

(LP – Eppley 0-1 / 6.75)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Tanner Peters

(6 2/3 IP / 2 ER / 7 K)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Tanner Peters struck out 7 and allowed 4 runs, just 2 earned, and left in the 7th inning with the game tied. Right-hander Nate Eppley, in his first game with Burlington since being promoted from Vermont, surrendered the winning run in the 9th inning to take the loss. Shortstop Sean Jamieson and outfielders Bobby Crocker and Royce Consigli drove in a run apiece in the loss.

 

NEW YORK-PENN LEAGUE (CLASS-A SHORT-SEASON)

Vermont Lake Monsters    4

Hudson Valley Renegades  5

(LP – Jimenez 0-4 / 8.37)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Tyler Vail

(5 2/3 IP / 2 ER / 3 K)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Tyler Vail allowed 3 runs, 2 earned, on just 3 hits over 5 2/3 innings of work, while right-hander Deyvi Jimenez gave up the winning run in the 10th inning to earn his 4th loss. This year’s top draft pick for the A’s, shortstop Addison Russell, doubled in a run, while the A’s #2 pick, third baseman Daniel Robertson, went 1 for 4 in his first game with Vermont.

 

ARIZONA LEAGUE (ROOKIE SHORT-SEASON)

AZL Athletics  9

AZL Mariners   4

(WP – Hollstegge 3-0 / 5.32)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Outfielder B.J. Boyd

(Triple / 3 RBIs)

 

 

Worth Noting: With the A’s top two picks in this year’s draft, Addison Russell and Daniel Robertson, having both moved on to Vermont, 4th-round draft pick B.J. Boyd showed that he’s ready to pick up the slack on Thursday, collecting a pair of hits, including a triple, driving in 3 runs and raising his average to .317. Outfielder Ryan Mathews had 2 doubles and a triple, and third baseman Renato Nunez drove in a pair of runs in the win. Starter Kayvon Bahramzadeh allowed 3 runs in 3 innings of work, while right-hander Tyler Hollstegge tossed 2 scoreless innings to earn his 3rd win, and right-hander Derek Hansen closed out the game with 3 scoreless innings to pick up his 1st save.

 

Friday’s Games:

Sacramento @ Oklahoma City – 5:05pm PT

Midland @ NW Arkansas – 7:00pm CT

Modesto @ Stockton – 7:05pm PT

Peoria @ Burlington – 6:30pm CT

Vermont @ Brooklyn – 7:00pm ET

AZL Reds @ AZL Athletics – 7:00pm PT

 

 

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Wednesday, August 8th: Thompson’s 2 HRs Lead Ports to Victory while Cats & Bees Win and Hounds Fall


A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Stockton Ports first baseman Tony Thompson (2 Home Runs / 6 RBIs)

 

PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE (TRIPLE-A)

Nashville Sounds             0

Sacramento River Cats  1

(WP – Banwart 8-3 / 3.89)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Bruce Billings

(7 IP / 0 ER / 6 K)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Bruce Billings turned in another impressive outing for the River Cats on Wednesday, striking out 6 and allowing just 2 hits over 7 scoreless innings. Unfortunately, he left with the game tied 0-0 and with no chance to earn the win. Shortstop Brandon Hicks doubled in the bottom of the 10th inning and eventually scored when, with the bases loaded, Daric Barton was hit by a pitch. Right-hander Travis Banwart picked up the win with 3 scoreless innings in relief.

 

TEXAS LEAGUE (DOUBLE-A)

Midland RockHounds   4

NW Arkansas Naturals  5

(LP – Hunter 2-2 / 4.33)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Sonny Gray

(7 IP / 2 ER / 3 K)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Sonny Gray had another solid outing for Midland, allowing just 2 runs over 7 innings of work on Wednesday, but the RockHounds’ bullpen surrendered the lead by giving up 3 runs in the 8th and 9th. Outfielder Jeremy Barfield hit his 10th home run, while infielder Josh Horton, first baseman Anthony Aliotti and designated hitter Matt Rizzotti all contributed 2 hits in the loss. In other news, left-hander Ian Krol has been promoted and will be joining Midland from Stockton.

 

CALIFORNIA LEAGUE (HIGH-A)

San Jose Giants  12

Stockton Ports   14

(WP – Huttenlocker 2-1 / 6.20)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

First Baseman Tony Thompson

(2 Home Runs / 6 RBIs)

 

 

Worth Noting: First baseman Tony Thompson had a big night in Stockton, blasting a pair of home runs, one a 3-run shot in the 3rd inning and one a game-winning walk-off 2-run homer in the bottom of the 9th for the Ports. Outfielder Chad Oberacker hit his 10th home run, while shortstop Yordy Cabrera had a double and a triple, and outfielder Dusty Robinson collected a pair of doubles in the win.

 

MIDWEST LEAGUE (CLASS-A)

Peoria Chiefs       8

Burlington Bees  9

(WP – Fabiaschi 1-0 / 0.00)

Farmhand Of The Game:

Second Baseman Chih Fang Pan

(2 for 4 / 1 RBI / 2 Runs / Stolen Base)

 

Worth Noting: Second baseman Chih Fang Pan drove in the tying run in the 9th inning and scored the winning run in the 14th inning for Burlington on Wednesday night. Outfielder Rashun Dixon blasted his 11th home run for the Bees, and catcher John Nester had 2 hits and scored twice. Starter Seth Frankoff had a rough outing, allowing 4 runs over 4 innings of work, while right-hander Logan Chitwood helped keep Burlington in the game with 4 scoreless innings of relief, and infielder Michael Fabiaschi picked up the win by taking to the mound to get the final out of the game for the Bees. Right-hander Blake Hassebrock has been demoted and will soon be re-joining the Bees’ pitching staff from Stockton.

 

NEW YORK-PENN LEAGUE (CLASS-A SHORT-SEASON)

Vermont Lake Monsters    0

Hudson Valley Renegades  2

(LP – Menna 0-6 / 4.06)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Nolan Sanburn

(3 IP / 0 ER / 3 K)

 

 

Worth Noting: The A’s 5th overall draft pick this year, right-hander Nolan Sanburn, had another solid outing for Vermont, allowing no hits while striking out 3 over 3 innings of work on Wednesday. Right-hander J.C. Menna gave up 2 runs in 2 2/3 innings to take the loss. Outfielder John Wooten had 2 of Vermont’s 5 hits in the game, including the team’s only extra base hit, a double.

 

ARIZONA LEAGUE (ROOKIE SHORT-SEASON)

AZL Athletics

OFF-DAY

 

Thursday’s Games:

Midland @ NW Arkansas – 7:00pm CT

San Jose @ Stockton – 7:05pm PT

Peoria @ Burlington – 6:30pm CT

Vermont @ Hudson Valley – 7:05pm ET

AZL Athletics @ AZL Mariners – 7:00pm PT

 

 

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Friday, July 27th: LeVier’s 2 HRs Lead Ports to Victory while Ross & Granier Pitch Cats & Bees to Wins

 

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Stockton Ports outfielder Mitch LeVier         (2 Home Runs / 4 RBIs)

 

PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE (TRIPLE-A)

Sacramento River Cats  7

Salt Lake Bees                2

(WP – Ross 4-2 / 2.72)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Tyson Ross

(9 IP / 2 ER / 8 K / Win)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Tyson Ross picked up the complete-game victory on Friday, allowing 2 runs on just 4 hits while walking none and striking out 8 over 9 innings to earn his 4th win. Outfielder Collin Cowgill had 2 doubles while driving in a run and scoring a run in the win.

 

TEXAS LEAGUE (DOUBLE-A)

Midland RockHounds  5

Corpus Christi Hooks   6

(LP – Hunter 2-1 / 4.95)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Shawn Haviland

(6 IP / 0 ER / 3 K)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Shawn Haviland had a no-hitter going when he was removed after 6 innings on the mound, but the RockHounds’ bullpen eventually coughed up the lead. Tyler Ladendorf, who’s been playing center field since the loss of top prospect Michael Choice for the season, blasted 2 home runs and drove in 3 runs, while shortstop Dusty Coleman clubbed his 3rd home run in the last 4 games.

 

CALIFORNIA LEAGUE (HIGH-A)

Stockton Ports    9

Bakersfield Blaze  7

(WP – Huttenlocker 1-1 / 7.64)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Outfielder Mitch LeVier

(2 Home Runs / 4 RBIs)

 

 

Worth Noting: Outfielder Mitch LeVier launched 2 home runs and drove in 4 runs, while first baseman Tony Thompson and shortstop Michael Gilmartin both contributed home runs as well. Starter Nate Long allowed 4 runs, 2 earned, over 4 innings of work, while left-hander A.J. Huttenlocker picked up the win in relief.

 

MIDWEST LEAGUE (CLASS-A)

Beloit Snappers   2

Burlington Bees  7

(WP – Granier 11-6 / 3.01)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Drew Granier

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

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Drew Granier had another solid outing, allowing just 1 unearned run over 5 innings to earn his 11th win, while outfielder Aaron Shipman and second baseman Michael Fabiaschi both drove in 2 runs in the win.

 

NEW YORK-PENN LEAGUE (CLASS-A SHORT-SEASON)

Vermont Lake Monsters  0

Auburn Doubledays          4

(LP – Powers 0-3 / 5.40)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Catcher Bruce Maxwell

(3 for 4 / Double)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Brent Powers allowed 4 runs over 4 2/3 innings to take his 3rd loss, while catcher Bruce Maxwell collected 3 of Vermont’s 8 hits on the night.

 

ARIZONA LEAGUE (ROOKIE SHORT-SEASON)

AZL Athletics  3

AZL Cubs        1

(WP – Azor 1-0 / 3.75)

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Jose Torres

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

Worth Noting: Starter Jose Torres allowed just 1 run over 4 2/3 innings, while right-hander Jose Azor picked up the win with 2 1/3 scoreless innings in relief. Third baseman Renato Nunez doubled and drove in a run in the win.

 

Saturday’s Games:

Sacramento @ Reno – 7:05pm PT

Midland @ Corpus Christi – 7:05pm CT

Stockton @ Bakersfield – 7:30pm PT

Cedar Rapids @ Burlington – 6:30pm CT

Vermont @ Aberdeen – 7:05pm ET

AZL Royals @ AZL Athletics – 7:00pm PT

 

 

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Monday, July 16th: Godfey Pitches Cats to Victory while Bees Win, Ports Fall and Nunez’s Hot Hitting Continues

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Sacramento River Cats pitcher Graham Godfrey (7 IP / 2 ER / 4 K)

 

PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE (TRIPLE-A)

Sacramento River Cats  5

Tacoma Rainiers              2

(WP – Godfrey 9-0 / 2.86)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Graham Godfrey

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

 

 

Worth Noting: Right-hander Graham Godfrey turned in the 4th straight solid outing by a River Cats’ starter on Monday, allowing 2 runs on just 4 hits and striking out 4 over 7 innings to earn the win and run his record to 9-0. Infielder Adam Rosales hit his 8th home run to tie the game in the 3rd inning, while first baseman Kila Ka’aihue clubbed a 2-run homer in the 4th to give the River Cats the lead.

 

TEXAS LEAGUE (DOUBLE-A)

Corpus Christi Hooks

Midland RockHounds

POSTPONED

 

CALIFORNIA LEAGUE (HIGH-A)

Stockton Ports            1

High Desert Mavericks  8

(LP – Krol 1-7 / 5.49)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Catcher Max Stassi

(Home Run)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Ian Krol had another shaky outing, allowing 8 runs, 4 earned, on 11 hits over 5 innings to take the loss and run his record to 1-7 and raise his ERA to 5.49. Catcher Max Stassi launched his 8th home run in the 2nd inning to account for the Ports’ only run in their 9th straight loss.

 

MIDWEST LEAGUE (CLASS-A)

Dayton Dragons  1

Burlington Bees  4

(WP – Alcantara 6-8 / 5.26)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

First Baseman Douglas Landaeta

(Home Run / 2 RBIs)

 

 

Worth Noting: First baseman Douglas Landaeta blasted a 2-run homer in the 6th inning to break a 1-1 time and give the Bees a lead they wouldn’t surrender. Starter A.J. Cole had another solid outing, allowing 1 run on just 3 hits and striking out 4 over 5 innings of work, while right-hander Raul Alcantara came on to earn the win with 2 perfect innings in relief.

 

NEW YORK-PENN LEAGUE (CLASS-A SHORT-SEASON)

Vermont Lake Monsters   3

Williamsport Crosscutters  2

(WP – House 1-0 / 1.54)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Infielder Chris Bostick

(Triple / RBI)

 

 

Worth Noting: Infielder Chris Bostick had 2 hits, including a triple, and drove in a run, while starter Andres Avila allowed just 1 run and struck out 5 in 4 innings of work, and right-hander Austin House picked up the win with 2 1/3 innings of scoreless relief.

 

ARIZONA LEAGUE (ROOKIE SHORT-SEASON)

AZL Cubs        11

AZL Athletics  8

(LP – Paulino 2-2 / 5.11)

Farmhand Of The Game:

Third Baseman Renato Nunez

(Home Run / Double / 3 RBIs)

 

 

Worth Noting: Third baseman Renato Nunez continued his hot hitting on Monday, banging a home run and a double and driving in 3 runs, while catcher Reynaldo Mateo blasted his 4th home run of the season. Starter Michael Ynoa walked 2 and gave up 2 hits in 1 2/3 scoreless innings, while right-hander Gregory Paulino allowed 7 runs in just 2 innings to take the loss.

 

Tuesday’s Games:

Sacramento @ Tacoma – 7:05pm PT

(TBD vs. Sweeney)

Corpus Christi @ Midland – 6:30pm CT

(Cisnero vs. Haviland)

Inland Empire @ Stockton – 7:05pm PT

(TBD vs. TBD)

Vermont @ Connecticut – 7:05pm ET

(Powers vs. Robertson)

AZL Athletics @ AZL Giants – 7:00pm PT

(TBD vs. TBD)

 

 

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Friday, July 13th: Straily K’s 13 in Cats’ Loss as Gray Wins for Hounds and Ports & Bees Fall

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Sacramento River Cats pitcher    Dan Straily (7 IP / 1 ER / 13 K)

 

PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE (TRIPLE-A)

Las Vegas 51s                 1

Sacramento River Cats  0

(LP – Straily 3-2 / 1.09)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Dan Straily

(7 IP / 1 ER / 13 K)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Dan Straily delivered another impressive performance at Sacramento, but the right-hander made just one mistake and it cost him. In 7 innings of work, he struck out 13 and allowed just 1 hit, but it was a home run off the bat of Las Vegas outfielder Eric Thames in the 5th inning, which turned out to be the only run scored in the game and saddled Straily with his 2nd loss. First baseman Kila Ka’aihue collected 2 of the River Cats 6 hits on the night.

 

TEXAS LEAGUE (DOUBLE-A)

Midland RockHounds  10

San Antonio Missions    0

(WP – Gray 3-7 / 4.72)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Sonny Gray

(5 1/3 IP / 0 ER / 6 K / Win)

 

 

Worth Noting: Despite walking 4 batters, Sonny Gray still turned in one of his best outings of the year for the RockHounds, striking out 6 in 5 1/3 scoreless innings to earn his 3rd win. Third baseman Miles Head had 2 hits, including a home run, and drove in 4 runs, while outfielder Michael Choice collected 3 hits, including a home run and a double, and drove in 3 runs in the win.

 

CALIFORNIA LEAGUE (HIGH-A)

Bakersfield Blaze  9

Stockton Ports    0

(LP – Murphy 4-4 / 4.65)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Outfielder Dusty Robinson

(1 for 3 / Double)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Sean Murphy had his 3rd straight rough outing, allowing 5 runs on 8 hits over 6 innings to take his 4th loss, while outfielder Dusty Robinson doubled for Stockton’s only extra base hit of the game.

 

MIDWEST LEAGUE (CLASS-A)

Bowling Green Hot Rods  8

Burlington Bees              2

(LP – Peters 0-3 / 6.08)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Shortstop Sean Jamieson

(Home Run / Triple / RBI / Walk / Stolen Base)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Tanner Peters allowed 5 runs but struck out 8 over just 3 innings to take his 3rd loss, while left-hander Julio Ramos came on to strike out 3 in 3 scoreless innings in his 1st appearance for Burlington since being promoted from Vermont. Shortstop Sean Jamieson homered and tripled in the loss.

 

NEW YORK-PENN LEAGUE (CLASS-A SHORT-SEASON)

Vermont Lake Monsters  5

Jamestown Jammers        6

(LP – Menna 0-3 / 4.30)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher J.C. Menna

(5 IP / 1 ER / 3 K)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter J.C. Menna allowed 1 run on just 2 hits over 5 innings but still ended up being saddled with his 3rd loss. Shortstop Wilfredo Solano had 2 hits, including a double, and drove in 2 runs in the loss.

 

ARIZONA LEAGUE (ROOKIE SHORT-SEASON)

AZL D’Backs     11

AZL Athletics  12

(WP – Johnson 2-1 / 3.60)

Farmhand Of The Game:

Third Baseman Renato Nunez

(Home Run / Triple / 5 RBIs)

Worth Noting: Third baseman Renato Nunez continued his hot hitting, collecting a home run and a triple and driving in 5 runs, including the game-winning run on a walk-off single in the bottom of the 9th inning. Shortstop Addison Russell had 4 hits, including a triple, and drove in 4 runs, including the game-tying run, and catcher Reynaldo Mateo had 3 hits, including 2 doubles, and drove in 2 runs. Starter Kayvon Bahramzadeh allowed 5 runs over just 2 1/3 innings, while right-hander Tyler Johnson tossed 2 scoreless innings in relief to pick up the win.

 

Saturday’s Games:

Las Vegas @ Sacramento – 7:05pm PT

(Carreno vs. Billings)

Midland @ San Antonio – 7:05pm CT

(Hernandez vs. Sampson)

Stockton @ High Desert – 7:05pm PT

(TBD vs. TBD)

Dayton @ Burlington – 6:30pm CT

(Allen vs. TBD)

Vermont @ Williamsport – 7:05pm ET

(TBD vs. Warner)

 

 

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Thursday, July 12th: Robertson Has Big Game for AZL A’s while Hounds Win and Cats, Ports & Bees Fall

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Arizona League A’s infielder Daniel Robertson (5 for 5 / 2 Home Runs / 4 RBIs)

 

PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE (TRIPLE-A)

Las Vegas 51s                 6

Sacramento River Cats  3

(LP – Ross 3-2 / 2.53)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Third Baseman Grant Green

(2 for 5 / RBI)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Tyson Ross threw 80 pitches in just 3 innings of work, allowing 3 runs, 2 earned, while walking 6 and striking out 5 to take the loss. Grant Green, taking a turn at third base on Thursday, collected 2 hits and drove in a run.

 

TEXAS LEAGUE (DOUBLE-A)

Midland RockHounds  13

San Antonio Missions   10

(WP – Guzman 1-0 / 3.67)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Infielder Josh Horton

(3 for 5 / 3 RBIs)

 

 

Worth Noting: Infielder Josh Horton had 3 hits and drove in 3 runs, second baseman Tyler Ladendorf also had 3 hits, including a double, and scored 3 times, while outfielder Michael Choice and third baseman Miles Head both had a pair of hits and drove in a run, and first baseman Anthony Aliotti doubled in the go-ahead run in the 8th inning. Starter Murphy Smith allowed 4 runs over 5 innings, while right-hander Jose Guzman picked up the win with 2 scoreless innings in relief.

 

CALIFORNIA LEAGUE (HIGH-A)

Bakersfield Blaze  4

Stockton Ports    3

(LP – Bowman 2-8 / 3.83)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Outfielder Josh Whitaker

(Home Run / Double / RBI)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Josh Bowman allowed 4 runs, just 1 earned, on 7 hits over 6 innings to take his 8th loss, while outfielder Josh Whitaker continued his hot hitting, picking up his 17th home run and his 15th double on Thursday night.

 

MIDWEST LEAGUE (CLASS-A)

Bowling Green Hot Rods  3

Burlington Bees              2

(LP – Frankoff 2-6 / 5.72)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Raul Alcantara

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

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Raul Alcantara had a solid outing, allowing just 1 run on 4 hits over 6 innings of work, but right-hander Seth Frankoff came on to take the loss after allowing 2 runs in 2 innings of relief. Catcher Nick Rickles and outfielder Rashun Dixon both homered in the loss.

 

NEW YORK-PENN LEAGUE (CLASS-A SHORT-SEASON)

Vermont Lake Monsters  6

Jamestown Jammers       12

(LP – Powers 0-2 / 5.60)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Outfielder Brett Vertigan

(Triple / Double / 2 RBIs)

 

 

Worth Noting: Outfielder Brett Vertigan had 3 hits, including a triple and a double, and drove in 2 runs, and first baseman Jacob Tanis homered, doubled and drove in a run. Starter Brent Powers had a rough outing, allowing 7 runs, 6 earned, on 9 hits in just 3 innings to take his 2nd loss.

 

ARIZONA LEAGUE (ROOKIE SHORT-SEASON)

AZL Angels      2

AZL Athletics  8

(WP – Cruzado 1-0 / 7.84)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Infielder Daniel Robertson

(5 for 5 / 2 Home Runs / 4 RBIs)

 

 

Worth Noting: The A’s second overall pick in this year’s draft, infielder Daniel Robertson, went 5 for 5 with 2 home runs while driving in 4 runs and scoring 4 times on Thursday. Third baseman Renato Nunez collected 3 doubles, while first baseman Matt Olson doubled and drove in 3 runs in the win.

 

Friday’s Games:

Las Vegas @ Sacramento – 7:05pm PT

(Hill vs. Straily)

Midland @ San Antonio – 7:05pm CT

(TBD vs. Beard)

Bakersfield @ Stockton – 7:05pm PT

(Rogers vs. Murphy)

Bowling Green @ Burlington – 6:30pm CT

(Carpenter vs. Peters)

Vermont @ Jamestown – 7:05pm ET

(Menna vs. TBD)

AZL D’Backs vs. AZL Athletics – 7:00pm PT

(TBD vs. TBD)

 

 

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Wednesday, July 11th: Ynoa Struggles in AZL A’s Win while Ports and Bees Fall

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Burlington Bees pitcher A.J. Cole   (5 1/3 IP / 1 ER / 5 K)

 

CALIFORNIA LEAGUE (HIGH-A)

Bakersfield Blaze  8

Stockton Ports    1

(LP – Krol 1-6 / 5.38)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Outfielder Dusty Robinson

(2 for 4 / RBI)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Ian Krol had a rough outing, allowing 5 runs on 7 hits in just 2 innings of work to drop his record to 1-6 and raise his ERA to 5.38. Outfielder Dusty Robinson had 2 hits and drove in the Ports’ only run of the game.

 

MIDWEST LEAGUE (CLASS-A)

Bowling Green Hot Rods  3

Burlington Bees              1

(LP – Cole 4-2 / 2.36)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher A.J. Cole

(5 1/3 IP / 1 ER / 5 K)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter A.J. Cole allowed 3 runs, just 1 earned, while walking none and striking out 5 over 5 1/3 innings on Wednesday night. Catcher Nick Rickles collected 2 hits, including a double, in the loss.

 

NEW YORK-PENN LEAGUE (CLASS-A SHORT-SEASON)

Vermont Lake Monsters  2

Jamestown Jammers        3

(LP –Avila0-2 / 3.60)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

First Baseman Jacob Tanis

(2 for 4 / RBI)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Andres Avila allowed 3 runs in 5 innings to take his 2nd loss, while first baseman Jacob Tanis and catcher Bruce Maxwell each collected a pair of hits in the loss.

 

ARIZONA LEAGUE (ROOKIE SHORT-SEASON)

AZL Athletics  6

AZL Rangers   5

(WP – Paulino 2-1 / 2.78)

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Gregory Paulino

(5 2/3 IP / 1 ER / 5 K / Win)

Worth Noting: Starter Michael Ynoa surrendered 3 runs on 4 hits in just 1 1/3 innings of work on Wednesday, but right-hander Gregory Paulino came on to allow 2 runs, just 1 earned, and strike out 5 in 5 2/3 innings to earn his 2nd win. Outfielder Luis Baez homered in the 2nd inning to tie the game, catcher Reynaldo Mateo tripled and drove in a run, and third baseman Daniel Robertson collected 3 hits, including a double, and stole a base in the win.

 

Thursday’s Games:

Las Vegas @ Sacramento – 7:05pm PT

(O’Sullivan vs. Ross)

Midland @ San Antonio – 7:05pm CT

(TBD vs. Roach)

Bakersfield @ Stockton – 7:05pm PT

(Rogers vs. Bowman)

Bowling Green @ Burlington – 6:30pm CT

(TBD vs. Alcantara)

Vermont @ Jamestown – 7:05pm ET

(Powers vs. TBD)

AZL Angels vs. AZL Athletics – 7:00pm PT

(TBD vs. TBD)  

 

 

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Sunday, July 8th: Bees Win while Cats, Hounds and Ports Fall

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Burlington Bees outfielder Eliezer Mesa (HR / 3 RBIs)

 

PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE (TRIPLE-A)

Sacramento River Cats  6

Fresno Grizzlies               8

(LP – Banwart 5-3 / 4.35)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Shortstop Adam Rosales

(Home Run / 2 RBIs)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Brad Peacock had another rocky outing, allowing 5 runs and departing after 5 innings. Shortstop Adam Rosales hit a 2-run homer to tie the game in the 6th inning, but right-hander Travis Banwart gave up 3 runs in 2 1/3 innings of relief to take the loss.

 

TEXAS LEAGUE (DOUBLE-A)

Springfield Cardinals    2

Midland RockHounds  1

(LP – Haviland 5-7 / 5.53)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Carlos Hernandez

(5 1/3 IP / 0 ER / 4 K)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Carlos Hernandez had another solid outing for Midland, striking out 4 over 5 1/3 scoreless innings. First baseman Anthony Aliotti had 3 hits, including a double, and drove in outfielder Conner Crumbliss, who had doubled, for the RockHounds’ only run, but right-hander Shawn Haviland gave up a run in 2 innings of relief to take the loss in the 11th inning.

 

CALIFORNIA LEAGUE (HIGH-A)

Stockton Ports           8

Lancaster JetHawks  10

(LP – Walz 5-6 / 3.01)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

First Baseman Josh Whitaker

(2 Doubles / 3 RBIs)

 

 

Worth Noting: Josh Whitaker, getting the start at first base, continued his hot hitting, collecting 2 doubles and driving in 3 runs for the Ports on Sunday. Starter Jacob Brown had a rough outing, allowing 8 runs, 5 earned, on 11 hits over 4 1/3 innings of work. Outfielder Mitch LeVier hit a 3-run homer to tie the game in the 6th inning, but right-hander T.J. Walz gave up a run in 2 1/3 innings of relief to take the loss.

 

MIDWEST LEAGUE (CLASS-A)

Burlington Bees  5

Beloit Snappers   3

(WP – Mota 1-0 / 3.00)

Farmhand Of The Game:

Outfielder Eliezer Mesa

(Home Run / 3 RBIs)

 

Worth Noting: Outfielder Eliezer Mesa homered and drove in 3 runs, and outfielder Rashun Dixon had a pair of hits and drove in a run. Starter Chris Lamb allowed 2 runs over 4 1/3 innings, while right-hander David Mota tossed 1 2/3 scoreless innings in relief to pick up the win.

 

NEW YORK-PENN LEAGUE (CLASS-A SHORT-SEASON)

State College Spikes        2

Vermont Lake Monsters  8

(WP – Pudenz 2-0 / 0.00)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Catcher Rhett Stafford

(2 for 4 / 3 RBIs)

 

 

Worth Noting: Catcher Rhett Stafford had 2 hits and drove in 3 runs. Starter Tyler Vail allowed 2 runs, 1 earned, in 4 innings of work, and Stu Pudenz struck out 4 in 2 perfect innings of relief to pick up the win.

 

Monday’s Games:

Springfield @ Midland – 6:30pm CT

(Maness vs. Daley)

Stockton @ Lancaster – 7:00pm PT

(TBD vs. Martinez)

Burlington @ Beloit – 7:00pm CT

(TBD vs. TBD)

State College @ Vermont – 7:05pm ET

(Creasy vs. Ramos)

AZL Athletics @ AZL Mariners – 7:00pm PT

(TBD vs. TBD)

 

Monday’s Links: 

A’s Farm’s Weekly Minor League Update on A’s Nation

Sacramento River Cats Complete Season Stats

Midland RockHounds Complete Season Stats

Stockton Ports Complete Season Stats

Burlington Bees Complete Season Stats

Vermont Lake Monsters Complete Season Stats

AZL Athletics Complete Season Stats

 

 

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Tuesday, June 26th: Cats Lose Despite Straily’s Best Efforts as Ports and Bees Fall

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Sacramento River Cats pitcher Daniel Straily            (6 IP / 2 ER / 8 K)

 

PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE (TRIPLE-A)

Sacramento River Cats  4

Las Vegas 51s               11

(LP – Straily 1-1 / 1.38)

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Daniel Straily

(6 IP / 2 ER / 8 K)

 

Worth Noting: Starter Daniel Straily had another solid outing for Sacramento, allowing 2 runs while striking out 8 in 6 innings of work, but the bullpen couldn’t keep the Cats in the game. Right-hander Nate Long, who was just called up from Stockton, gave up 5 runs in 1 inning of relief, while Fautino De Los Santos surrendered 4 runs in just 2/3 of an inning to raise his ERA to 8.64. Second baseman Luke Hughes clubbed a 2-run homer and also took to the mound to record the final out for the River Cats.

 

CALIFORNIA LEAGUE (HIGH-A)

Stockton Ports   2

San Jose Giants  6

(LP – Treinen 6-6 / 4.70)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Catcher Max Stassi

(2 for 4 / Double)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Blake Treinen allowed 6 runs in 5 2/3 innings to take the loss and even his record at 6-6. The Ports’ lineup couldn’t generate much offense on Tuesday, but catcher Max Stassi, serving as the designated hitter for the day, contributed 2 hits, including his 12th double. And after his big 3-homer game on Monday, outfielder Josh Whitaker went 0 for 4 on Tuesday night.

 

MIDWEST LEAGUE (CLASS-A)

Burlington Bees          1

Cedar Rapids Kernels  8

(LP – Alcantara 4-7 / 5.25)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Catcher Nick Rickles

(2 for 4 / RBI)

 

 

Worth Noting: Starter Raul Alcantara allowed 4 runs on 7 hits in just 4 1/3 innings to take his 7th loss, while catcher Nick Rickles collected 2 hits and drove in the Bees’ only run on Tuesday.

 

NEW YORK-PENN LEAGUE (CLASS-A SHORT-SEASON)

Connecticut Tigers

Vermont Lake Monsters

POSTPONED

 

ARIZONA LEAGUE (ROOKIE SHORT-SEASON)

AZL Indians     3

AZL Athletics  7

(WP – Hansen 1-0 / 6.00)

Farmhand Of The Game:

Outfielder Herschel Powell

(4 for 5 / 3 RBIs / Stolen Base)

Worth Noting: Outfielder Herschel Powell, this year’s 20th-round draft pick, collected 4 hits and drove in 3 runs. This year’s 4th-round draft pick, outfielder B.J. Boyd, doubled and scored 4 times, while the A’s 1st and 3rd picks in this year’s draft, shortstop Addison Russell and first baseman Matt Olson contributed 2 hits apiece.

 

Wednesday’s Games:

SaltLake @ Sacramento – 7:05pm PT

(Smith vs. Billings)

Stockton @ San Jose – 7:00pm PT

(Murphy vs. Snodgrass)

Burlington @ Cedar Rapids – 6:35pm CT

(Perlman vs. Bedrosian)

Game #1 – Connecticut @ Vermont – 6:05pm ET

(Briceno vs. Menna)

Game #2 – Connecticut @ Vermont

(Kelley vs. Powers)

AZL D-Backs @ AZL Athletics – 7:00pm PT

(TBD vs. TBD)

 

 

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Friday, June 22nd: Recker’s Walk-Off HR Leads Cats to Victory as Bees Win and Hounds & Ports Fall

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Sacramento River Cats catcher Anthony Recker (Walk-Off HR)

 

TRIPLE-A PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE

Fresno Grizzlies             1

Sacramento River Cats  2

(WP – Farquhar 1-2 / 10.13)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Catcher Anthony Recker

(Walk-Off Home Run)

 

 

Worth Noting: Catcher Anthony Recker broke up a 1-1 tie with a walk-off homer in the bottom of the 12th inning to give Sacramento the win over Fresno on Friday night. Starter Bruce Billings allowed just 1 run and struck out 6 over 6 innings of work, while right-hander Danny Farquhar picked up his 1st win with 2 innings of scoreless relief.

 

DOUBLE-A TEXAS LEAGUE

San Antonio Missions  8

Midland RockHounds   3

(LP – Smith 4-5 / 4.58)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Infielder Josh Horton

(2 for 4 / Home Run)

 

 

Worth Noting: The RockHounds managed only 6 hits on Friday night, 2 of them home runs off the bats of infielders Josh Horton and Tyler Ladendorf. Starter Murphy Smith had a rough outing, allowing 7 runs, 5 earned, in 4 2/3 innings to take the loss.

 

ADVANCED-A CALIFORNIA LEAGUE

Stockton Ports  0

Modesto Nuts   3

(LP – Murphy 3-2 / 3.05)

 

Farmhand Of The Game:

Catcher Beau Taylor

(2 for 3 / Double)

 

 

Worth Noting: Modesto managed to shut out Stockton on just 4 hits on Friday night, 2 of them courtesy of catcher Beau Taylor. Starter Sean Murphy allowed 3 runs over 6 1/3 innings to take the loss and run his record with Stockton to 3-2.

 

CLASS-A MIDWEST LEAGUE

Wisconsin Timber Rattlers  1

Burlington Bees                  2

(WP – Urlaub 5-4 / 2.90)

Farmhand Of The Game:

Outfielder Eliezer Mesa

(2 for 4 / 2 Runs / Stolen Base)

 

Worth Noting: Outfielder Eliezer Mesa had 2 of Burlington’s 5 hits and scored both the Bees’ runs on Friday. Starter Max Perlman allowed 1 run on just 2 hits over 5 innings of work, while left-hander Jeff Urlaub struck out all 4 batters be faced in 1 1/3 innings of scoreless relief to earn his 5th win.

 

CLASS-A SHORT-SEASON NEW YORK-PENN LEAGUE

Vermont Lake Monsters  3

Lowell Spinners              5

(LP – Wunderlich 0-1 / 11.25)

Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Brent Powers

(3 IP / 0 ER / 5 K)

 

 

Saturday’s Games:

Sacramento @ Las Vegas – 7:05pm PT

(Peacock vs. TBD)

San Antonio @ Midland – 7:00pm CT

(Cashner vs. Gray)

Stockton @ Modesto – 7:05pm PT

(Brown vs. Gomez)

Wisconsin @ Burlington – 6:30pm CT

(Gagnon vs. Frankoff)

Vermont @ Lowell – 7:05pm ET

(Jimenez vs. Taveras)

 

 

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