Prospect Watch MadFriars' #1 ranked prospect pitched like it today. His seven innings tied his season high, while he has struck out at least a hitter per inning in five of his last six starts. Over those same starts Wisler has seen his ERA drop from 6.16 to 4.91, going 3-1 over that span. Since June 22 (10 starts) Wisler has only walked more than two hitters in a start only once, averaging one walk per start.
For further reading on the El Paso Chihuahuas, see the El Paso Times.
Prospect Watch Make it a 3-31 slump now for Hunter Renfroe… After spending most of the year between second base and center field, Cory Spangenberg is now seeing time at third as well. Whatever gets you to the majors. Plus when you are hitting .335/.374/.477 in AA, the Padres will find somewhere for you to play… Campos hit a new career high in innings pitched, his previous high was five. Before tonight Campos had allowed 27 earned runs over 27.2 IP over 8 starts.
Storm 0 – Stockton Ports 4
Prospect Watch John was at the game and has the report.
For further reading on the Storm please see the Southwest Riverside News Network.
TinCaps 10– Great Lakes Loons 0
Prospect Watch A complete game from start to finish. Kyle Lloyd continued to dominate. He has now allowed just three earned runs over his last six starts while striking out 46… Fernando Perez had his first multi-home run game of his career. After hitting just three home runs in June and July combined (38 games), Perez now has five in August alone (18 games). In August he is hitting .311/.350/.541.
For further reading on the TinCaps, see the Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette.
Ems 1 – Everett Aquasox 3
Prospect Watch Baskette dominated the AZL last year to the tune of a 1.37 ERA over 16 games. He made the Fort Wayne roster out of spring training but did not have nearly the same success, managing just a 4-4 record with a 5.29 ERA. His WHIP jumped from 1.02 to 1.81. He had been on the disabled list since July 27th, and then was placed in Eugene on a rehab assignment. Two games, six innings, two hits and nine strike outs.
For further reading on the Emeralds, see the Eugene Register-Guard.
AZL Padres 6 – AZL White Sox 2
Prospect Watch: Lefty Troy Patton made his second rehab start and looked sharp…In August Michael Gettys is hitting .339/.361/.593 and proving a lot of draft critics wrong. For the box scores of all the games please go to the MiLB.com scoreboards.