RC Organizational Report: August 1

Rain washed out two of the organization's games on Wednesday, but the clubs that did play only managed to go 2-3 on the day. Idaho Falls completed a sweep of Ogden with some fine pitching, and the Omaha Royals cashed in a quality start from Tyler Lumsden for a victory. RC has the rest of the details inside in today's minor league report.

AAA: Omaha 4, Las Vegas 3

W: Neal Musser (3-1, 0.00)
HR: Justin Huber (10)

1B Justin Huber311001110.271
LF Chris Lubanski312010100.220

Tyler Lumsden6.09330216.14
Neal Musser (W, 3-1)3.01001400.00

Derek Wathan's sacrifice fly in the bottom of the eighth gave the Omaha Royals a 4-3 win over Las Vegas on Wednesday night. Starter Tyler Lumsden allowed three runs in six innings of work, and Neal Musser tossed three scoreless innings to pick up the win in relief. Chris Lubanski went 2-for-3 with a triple and a walk, bumping his average up to .220. Justin Huber went 1-for-3 with a line drive home run that just barely stayed fair down the line in left field.

AA: Tulsa 11, Wichita 6

L: D.J. Mattox (0-5, 7.79)
HR: Jorge Padilla (6)

1B Mike Stodolka403100010.303
DH Kila Kaaihue121000130.237

The Wichita Wranglers lost 11-6 in game two of their series with the Tulsa Drillers. D.J. Mattox was torched for nine runs in less than five innings of work, as his ERA went up a point and a half to 7.79. Mike Stodolka had three hits and a walk, pushing his average up to .303 on the year.

High A: Potomac 6, Wichita 5

L: Patrick Green (0-5, 4.50)

CF Jose Duarte523300101.287
2B Marc Maddox504000300.262

Tyler Chambliss4.08441425.46
Russell Haltiwanger2.00001203.59

The Wilmington Blue Rocks made things interesting in the ninth inning, but ended up losing to Potomac, 6-5. Starter Tyler Chambliss was roughed up a bit, allowing four runs on eight hits in four innings. Jose Duarte went 3-for-5 with three doubles and an RBI, and is seven for his last 15. Duarte's OPS stands over 50 points higher now than it was last year in the Midwest League.

Low A: Kane County 4, Burlington 3

L: Chris Hayes (3-4, 3.83)
HR: Matthew Morizio (5)

CF Derrick Robinson301000010.245
Blake Wood4.03113005.93

The Burlington Bees lost the game late on Wednesday, 4-3, as Kane County scored three runs in the bottom of the eighth. Blake Wood was effective for four innings, allowing a run on three hits. Jamar Walton went 0-for-4, halting his hitting streak at 19 games. Derrick Robinson went 1-for-3 with a walk, and he stole his 25th base of the year.

R-Adv: Idaho Falls 4, Ogden 3

W: Chris Denton (1-1, 4.87), S: Greg Holland (2)

1B Clint Robinson411100001.336

Greg Holland (S, 2)1.01000001.89

The Idaho Falls Chukars finished off the sweep of Ogden, winning on Tuesday, 4-3. Clegg Snipes tossed five innings and allowed three runs, and the bullpen slammed the door with four shutout innings. Clint Robinson went 1-for-4 with a double, and has an extra base hit in five straight games. O.D. Gonzalez went 1-for-3 with a double and a walk in the Chukars' win.

The Burlington Royals game on Wednesday night was postponed due to rain.

The AZL Royals game on Wednesday night was postponed due to rain.

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