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Thursday, August 22nd: Avila Pitches Snappers to Victory while Hounds Win and Ports Fall

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Beloit Snappers Pitcher Andres Avila (6 IP / 6 H / 0 ER / 1 BB / 4 K / Win)

Beloit Snappers Pitcher Andres Avila (6 IP / 6 H /  0 ER / 1 BB / 4 K / Win)

 

TEXAS LEAGUE  (Double-A)

Midland RockHounds  4

Corpus Christi Hooks      3

WP – Murphy 8-6 / 3.81

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Farmhand Of The Game:

Pitcher Sean Murphy

(5 1/3 IP / 9 H / 2 ER / 0 BB / 7 K / Win)

 

Starter Sean Murphy had a solid outing for the RockHounds, allowing 2 runs and striking out 7 over 5 1/3 innings to earn his 8th win, while RHP Brett Hunter got the final 2 outs for his 2nd save. First baseman Max Muncy had a pair of doubles, while third baseman Jefry Marte collected 3 hits and drove in a run, outfielder Conner Crumbliss singled, doubled and scored twice, and second baseman Dusty Coleman doubled and drove in a pair of runs for the RockHounds.

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Tuesday, August 13th: Russell’s Slam Assures Ports Victory while Cats & Hounds Win As Well

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Stockton Ports Shortstop Addison Russell (Grand Slam)

Stockton Ports Shortstop Addison Russell (Grand Slam)

 

PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE  (Triple-A)

Sacramento River Cats  6

Iowa Cubs                          4

WP – Scribner 2-1 / 2.33

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Farmhand Of The Game:

Outfielder Michael Taylor

(2 for 3 / 2 RBIs / GWRBI)

 

With the bases loaded and 2 outs in the top of the 8th inning and the game tied, outfielder Michael Taylor singled to drive in a pair of runs and give the River Cats the lead. Third baseman Daric Barton had 3 hits, while first baseman Anthony Aliotti drove in a pair of runs for the Cats. Starter Tommy Milone allowed 3 runs, all unearned, and struck out 8 over 5 1/3 innings of work, while RHP Evan Scribner picked up the win with 1 1/3 scoreless innings of relief, and RHP Brian Gordon tossed a scoreless 9th for his 16th save. Meanwhile, Midland’s best starting pitcher, LHP Carlos Hernandez, has been promoted and will be joining Sacramento’s pitching staff, and RHP Darren Byrd was assigned to Stockton to make room on the River Cats roster.

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Wednesday, August 7th: Vermont Wins Behind Boyd’s Big HR, while Ports Lose despite Robinson’s Slam and Hounds & Snappers Both Fall

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Vermont Lake Monsters Outfielder B.J. Boyd (3 for 4 / Home Run / Game-Winning RBI)

Vermont Lake Monsters Outfielder B.J. Boyd (3 for 4 / Home Run / Game-Winning RBI)

 

TEXAS LEAGUE  (Double-A)

Midland RockHounds  9

Tulsa Drillers                 14

LP – Vidal 0-3 / 4.70

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Farmhand Of The Game:

Second Baseman Dusty Coleman

(Triple / 3 RBIs)

 

Starter Murphy Smith had a rough outing for the RockHounds, allowing 7 runs, 4 earned, on 8 hits over 3 innings of work on Wednesday, but RHP Pedro Vidal gave up 7 runs, 6 earned, in 3 innings of relief to take the loss. Second baseman Dusty Coleman tripled, singled and drove in 3 runs for the RockHounds.

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Monday, July 22nd: Rickles’ Slam Puts Snappers over the Top while Cats & Hounds Win and Ports Fall

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Beloit Snappers Designated Hitter Nick Rickles (Grand Slam)

Beloit Snappers Designated Hitter            Nick Rickles (Grand Slam / GWRBI)

 

PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE  (Triple-A)

Colorado Springs Sky Sox   2

Sacramento River Cats  10

WP – Hall 1-0 / 0.00

HR – Taylor (14), Parrino (4), Weeks (3)

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Farmhand Of The Game:

Outfielder Michael Taylor

(Grand Slam)

 

Outfielder Michael Taylor continued his recent power surge on Monday, slugging a grand slam in the 2nd inning for Sacramento, and he’s now hit 3 home runs in his last 4 games. Center fielder Jemile Weeks had 2 doubles and a home run and drove in a pair of runs for the River Cats. Starter Darren Byrd struck out 4 over 3 scoreless innings of work, while LHP Shaeffer Hall, who was just promoted from Stockton, contributed 3 innings of scoreless relief to earn the win in his River Cats debut.

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Monday, July 15th: Hounds, Ports, Snappers & Monsters All Fall on Monday

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Stockton Ports Pitcher Shaeffer Hall (7 IP / 3 H / 0 ER / 1 BB / 5 K)

Stockton Ports Pitcher Shaeffer Hall    (7 IP / 3 H / 0 ER / 1 BB / 5 K)

 

TEXAS LEAGUE  (Double-A)

Corpus Christi Hooks      4

Midland RockHounds  1

LP – Murphy 6-3 / 4.21

HR – Aliotti (12)

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Farmhand Of The Game:

Designated Hitter Anthony Aliotti

(Home Run)

 

Starter Sean Murphy allowed 4 runs, 3 earned, over 7 innings of work to take his 3rd loss. Designated hitter Anthony Aliotti hit his 12th home run in the 1st inning to account for all the RockHounds’ scoring in the game, while first baseman Max Muncy had a pair of hits and a pair of walks to reach base in all 4 of his plate appearances on Monday night.

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Monday, July 1st: Voiro Pitches Snappers to Victory while Ports Win and Cats & Hounds Both Fall

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Beloit Snappers Pitcher Vince Voiro (6 IP / 8 H / 2 ER / 4 BB / 2 K / Win)

Beloit Snappers Pitcher Vince Voiro       (6 IP / 8 H / 2 ER / 4 BB / 2 K / Win)

 

PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE  (Triple-A)

Tucson Padres                  6

Sacramento River Cats  3

LP – Banwart 4-5 / 5.22

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Farmhand Of The Game:

Catcher Ryan Ortiz

(3 Doubles / 1 RBI)

 

Starter Travis Banwart had a rough outing for the River Cats on Monday, allowing 6 runs on 9 hits over 4 1/3 innings to take his 5th loss. Catcher Ryan Ortiz collected 3 doubles, drove in a run and scored twice for Sacramento. LHP Justin Thomas, who had an opt-out clause in his contract, requested his release and was granted it by the A’s.

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Sunday, June 9th: Nunez’s Slam Helps Snappers Sweep Doubleheader while Cats, Hounds & Ports All Fall

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Beloit Snappers Designated Hitter Renato Nunez (Grand Slam / Game-Winning RBI)

 Beloit Snappers DH Renato Nunez  (Grand Slam / Game-Winning RBI)

 

PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE  (Triple-A)

Sacramento River Cats  2

Tucson Padres                  4

LP – Thomas 3-4 / 4.06

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Farmhand Of The Game:

Outfielder Shane Peterson

(1 for 4 / 2 RBIs)

 

Outfielder Shane Peterson singled in a pair of runs to put the River Cats on the board in the 2nd inning, but that would be all the scoring the team would do for the day. Starter Justin Thomas allowed 3 runs on 6 hits over 4 2/3 innings to take the loss.

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Tuesday, June 4th: Montz’s Big Bat Leads Cats to Victory while Ports Win Behind Kirkland’s HR and Hounds Fall on Tuesday

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Sacramento River Cats Catcher Luke Montz (4 for 5 / Home Run / Double / 6 RBIs)

Sacramento River Cats Catcher Luke Montz (4 for 5 / HR / Double / 6 RBIs)

 

PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE  (Triple-A)

Sacramento River Cats  6

Tacoma Rainiers               2

WP – Banwart 3-2 / 4.70

HR – Montz (6)

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Farmhand Of The Game:

Catcher Luke Montz

(4 for 5 / Home Run / Double / 6 RBIs)

 

In just his second game back with Sacramento, catcher Luke Montz had a big game on Tuesday, collecting 4 hits, including a home run and a double, and drove in all 6 of the River Cats’ runs. Second baseman Grant Green and designated hitter Jemile Weeks each contributed a pair of hits and scored twice. Starter Travis Banwart had his best outing of the season, allowing just 2 hits while striking out 8 over 6 innings to earn his 3rd win.

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Thursday, May 30th: Crumbliss Drives In Winning Run for Hounds in Extras, but Bullpen Blows It for Ports and Parrino’s & Bostick’s Grand Slams Not Enough for Cats & Snappers

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Midland RockHounds Outfielder Conner Crumbliss (2 for 6 / Game-Winning RBI)

Midland RockHounds Outfielder Conner Crumbliss (2 for 6 / Game-Winning RBI)

 

PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE  (Triple-A)

Salt Lake Bees                  9

Sacramento River Cats  5

LP – Banwart 2-2 / 5.45

HR – Parrino (3)

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Farmhand Of The Game:

Shortstop Andy Parrino

(Grand Slam)

 

Shortstop Andy Parrino slugged a grand slam, his second home run in the last two days, in the bottom of the 4th inning on Thursday to provide the River Cats with a one-run lead. But starter Travis Banwart surrendered 6 runs, 4 earned, in 5 2/3 innings of work and took his 2nd loss. A’s outfielder Josh Reddick, serving as the designated hitter for the night, went 0 for 4 in his third rehab appearance with the River Cats.

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Saturday, May 25th: Late-Game Heroics Lead to Victories for Cats, Hounds & Ports while Snappers Drop a Pair on Saturday

A’s Farmhand Of The Day

Sacramento River Cats’ Third Baseman Scott Moore (5 for 6 / 2 Home Runs / 4 RBIs)

Sacramento River Cats’ Third Baseman Scott Moore (5 for 6 / 2 Home Runs / 4 RBIs)

 

PACIFIC COAST LEAGUE  (Triple-A)

Sacramento River Cats  7

Tucson Padres                  4

WP – Otero 1-0 / 0.41

HR – Choice (9), Moore 2 (6), Barfield (3)

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Farmhand Of The Game:

Third Baseman Scott Moore

(5 for 6 / 2 Home Runs / 4 RBIs)

 

With the game tied and 2 outs in the top of the 12th inning, the River Cats launched 3 consecutive home runs. Right fielder Michael Choice clubbed his 9th, third baseman Scott Moore smacked his 6th, after homering in the 8th to tie the game, and left fielder Jeremy Barfield belted his 3rd home run for the River Cats. Starter Travis Banwart allowed 4 runs, 3 earned, on 8 hits in 5 2/3 innings of work, while RHP Dan Otero tossed 2 perfect innings of relief to pick up his 1st win.

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