Minor League Roundup - 6/24

The Spokane Indians and AZL Rangers both won on Wednesday, with the Indians scoring a ton of runs and the Rangers holding the opposition to two runs. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at all of the day's minor league action.

AAA: Oklahoma City 3 - Round Rock 2
W - Rupe (1-4)
SV - Madrigal (6)
HR - Borbon (1)
34-37


Josh Rupe (4.30 ERA/.270 BAA in June) had his best start of the season, giving up two runs on five hits in six innings. He struck out six without issuing a base on balls.

Left fielder Julio Borbon was 1-for-3 with his first home run of the season.

Esteban German (2/4) and Greg Golson (2/4) both singled twice.

Borbon stole his 19th base, German swiped his 21st, and Golson got his seventh.

Orlando Hernandez pitched a perfect inning, striking out two batters.

Warner Madrigal tossed a scoreless ninth for his sixth save.

Player of the Game: RHP Josh Rupe
IP H R ER BB K HR ERA
6.0 5 2 2 0 6 0 5.77


AA: Frisco 3 - Midland 14
L - Roark (1-1)
33-38


Tanner Roark lasted just two innings, giving up four runs on five hits.

Right-hander Jared Hyatt did a decent job in long relief, surrendering two runs (on two solo homers) in four frames.

Dustin Majewski was 2-for-4 with a double and a triple.

?Catcher Manny Pina (1/4, 2B) also doubled.

Chad Tracy had two singles in four at-bats.

Relievers Thomas Diamond (1.2 IP) and Brennan Garr (1.1 IP) both coughed up four earned runs.

Player of the Game: RF Dustin Majewski
AB R H 2B HR RBI BB K AVG
4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 .256


A+: Bakersfield - OFF


The Blaze had the final day of their All-Star break on Wednesday.

A: Hickory - OFF


The Crawdads also enjoyed the rest of their All-Star break on Wednesday.

SSA: Spokane 18 - (@) Everett 9
W - Tullis (1-0)
HR - Barto (2), DiFazio (1), Duron (1), Prince (1)
?3-2


Kyle Ocampo gave up six first-inning runs on five hits, one walk, and a hit batsman.

He allowed just an infield single and a walk over the next three innings, holding the AguaSox off the board.

With the help of two seven-run innings, the Indians still cruised to an 18-9 victory.

DJ Aja Barto (2/4, HR, BB) and first baseman Jared Prince (2/4, 2B, HR, 2 BB) both homered and drove in four runs.

Catcher Vin DiFazio was 2-for-4 with a round-tripper and a walk.

Emmanuel Solis (1/5, 2B, BB) doubled and walked.

Cody Podraza (2/5) and Kyle Rhoad (2/4, BB) both singled twice.

Reliever Reinier Bermudez struck out two in a pair of hitless innings.

Player of the Game: 1B Jared Prince
AB R H 2B HR RBI BB K AVG
4 2 2 1 1 4 2 0 .250


AZL: AZL Rangers 4 - AZL Royals 2
W - Grullon (1-0)
SV - Miller (1)
2-1


Lefty Juan Grullon yielded only one hit in five innings in his state-side debut. He allowed two runs (one earned), walking one and striking out four.

DH Guillermo Pimentel (1/4, 3B) hit his first triple of the season.

Tomas Telis (2/4) and Braxton Lane (2/4) both singled twice.

Jared Schrom, Daniel Rodriguez, Corey Ragsdale, and Justin Miller all threw scoreless innings, helping to finish out the victory. Schrom fanned one, Ragsdale and Miller struck out two, and Rodriguez punched out three.

Schrom, a free-agent signee out of Stephen F. Austin, is the son of Corpus Christi Hooks General Manager Ken Schrom.

Player of the Game: LHP Juan Grullon
IP H R ER BB K HR ERA
5.0 1 2 1 1 4 0 1.80


DSL: DSL Rangers1 - OFF
4-16


The DSL Rangers1 didn't play on Wednesday.

DSL: DSL Rangers2 3 - DSL Astros 2
W - Munoz (2-1)
16-5


Starter Luis Polanco allowed two runs in five innings, walking two and striking out eight.

Francisco Mendoza was even better out of the bullpen. The righty allowed just one hit in four innings, walking none and striking out eight.

DH Yefry Castillo was 1-for-3 with a home run and a base on balls.

Player of the Game: RHP Francisco Mendoza
IP H R ER BB K HR ERA
4.0 1 0 0 0 8 0 0.00


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