Minor League Roundup - 9/14

Frisco left-hander Derek Holland's six scoreless innings helped propel the 'Riders to a key victory in the Texas League Championship Series on Sunday. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at all of the day's minor league action.

AAA: Oklahoma 2 – Sacramento 4
L – Gordon (0-2)
Lost 1-3 (Best of 5)


The RedHawks saw their season come to an end as they dropped game four to the Sacramento River Cats.

Starting pitcher Brian Gordon allowed four runs in 6 1/3 innings. He walked four and struck out two.

Catcher Max Ramirez, who was 1-for-3 with a double and a walk, had Oklahoma's only extra-base hit of the game.

Relief pitchers Yukinaga Maeda (1.2 IP) and Wes Littleton (1 IP) helped keep the RedHawks in the game by tossing hitless, scoreless ball.

Player of the Game: C Max Ramirez
AB R H 2B HR RBI BB K AVG
4 2 3 1 1 1 1 0 .241


AA: Frisco 3 – Arkansas 1
W – Hamilton (1-0)
SV – Puffer (1)
Tied 2-2 (Best of 5)


Derek Holland helped pull Frisco to a decisive game five in the Texas League championship series with his strong outing on Sunday.

The young left-hander held the Travs to just two singles over six scoreless innings. He walked one and struck out six.

Second baseman Jose Vallejo (1/3, 2B) had Frisco's only extra-base hit of the game while Elvis Andrus (1/4) had the team's lone run batted in.

Brandon Puffer fanned one in a shutout frame to earn the save.

Player of the Game: LHP Derek Holland
IP H R ER BB K HR ERA
6.0 2 0 0 1 6 0 0.44


A+: Bakersfield – SEASON OVER
62-78, 23.0 GB


The Blaze failed to qualify for the California League playoffs.

A: Clinton – SEASON OVER
78-59, 5.5 GU


The LumberKings qualified for the playoffs after winning the first half title for the Midwest League's Western Division. They were eliminated in the first round of the MWL playoffs.

SSA: Spokane – SEASON OVER
51-25, 8.0 GU


The Spokane Indians finished the season as champions of the Northwest League.

RK: AZL Rangers – SEASON OVER
17-11, 4.0 GB


The AZL Rangers finished the season with a 34-22 overall record. They did not qualify for the playoffs.

DSL: DSL Rangers1 – SEASON OVER
46-23, 0.0 GU


The DSL Rangers1 won the Dominican Summer League's San Pedro division, but lost in the first round of the playoffs.

DSL: DSL Rangers2 – SEASON OVER
26-45, 21.0 GB


The DSL Rangers2 finished the Dominican Summer League season with a 26-45 record.

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