L – Tejeda (0-1)
53-52, 3.0 GB
Robinson Tejeda walked four batters in five innings during his first Triple-A start of the year. He also surrendered six hits, leading to four earned runs. Tejeda fanned eight.
Relievers Wes Littleton and A.J. Murray each struck out two in one inning of work.
Victor Diaz (1/3, 1 BB) was the only RedHawk to reach base twice.
W – Chenard (2-6)
SV – Ingram (22)
19-17, 2.5 GB
Frisco continued to creep up on the first-place San Antonio Missions with their third consecutive victory on Saturday night.
Rehabbing starter Vicente Padilla threw two innings, giving up no runs on three hits. He walked one and struck out four.
Ken Chenard (3 IP), Brandon Puffer (2 IP), Danny Herrera (1 IP) and Jesse Ingram (1 IP) all combined to complete the shutout.
Second baseman German Duran (2/4) and centerfielder Brandon Boggs (1/4) had all of the team's hits.
L – Touchet (2-3)
15-21, 8.0 GB
Kendy Batista allowed only one run in five innings of work on Saturday evening. He gave up three hits, walked one, and struck out four.
First baseman Freddie Thon had the team's only extra base hit. He was 1-for-4 with a double.
Catcher Max Ramirez logged one single in four at-bats in his debut with the Rangers organization.
Craig Gentry was 0-for-2, but he reached twice after being plunked.
Brennan Garr saw his ERA drop to 2.16 with two hitless innings. He struck out one and did not give out a free pass.
L – Izquierdo (2-1)
15-19, 6.0 GB
Starting pitcher Omar Poveda yielded three runs – two earned – on four hits in five innings. He struck out six without issuing a walk.
Centerfielder David Paisano singled three times in five at-bats. He is hitting .266 in the month of July.
Leadoff hitter Marcus Lemon was 2-for-4 with one walk and second baseman Jose Vallejo was 1-for-3 with two walks.
Right fielder K.C. Herren hit his 11th triple of the season.
First baseman Chris Kemp singled and walked three times.
W – Tatusko (2-3)
SV – Laughter (3)
18-20, 1.5 GB
Ryan Tatusko earned his second win of the year after giving up four runs – three earned – in 5 1/3 innings. He allowed four hits, walked one, and struck out four.
Keisuke Ueno was outstanding in relief, tossing 2 2/3 innings of hitless ball. The native of Japan walked one and fanned four.
DH Jonathan Greene was 1-for-3 with a single and three RBI.
Third baseman Johan Yan (2/3, 2B), catcher Billy Killian (2/4, 2B), and shortstop Andres James (2/4) all had two hits.
Second baseman Renny Osuna was 1-for-4 with his first triple of the year.
0-1, 1.0 GB
Saturday's AZL Rangers game was rained out. However, the AZL Mariners, who are just down the road in Peoria, were able to play their game.
L – De Los Santos (3-2)
Ovispo De Los Santos (2.05 ERA/.212 BAA) lost his second straight decision, as he allowed five runs (three earned) over six innings. He gave up six hits, walked none, and fanned three.
Shortstop Edward Martinez and third baseman Jorge Inirio each singled three times while first baseman Alberto Puello added a pair of base knocks.