Minor League Roundup - 8/30

The rookie-level Surprise Rangers' season came to an end with a loss in the Arizona League playoffs on Monday night. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at all of the day's minor league action.
August 31, 2010

RMLN – Bakersfield bats end losing streak

STOCKTON, Calif. – The Bakersfield Blaze hitters took out some frustration on Thursday night, plating 12 runs against the Stockton Ports. Lone Star Dugout has notes from the game, including the offense and starting pitcher Kennil Gomez.
April 30, 2010

Scouting Rangers Prospect #34: Kennil Gomez

Right-hander Kennil Gomez experienced an up-and-down season with Bakersfield in 2009, but his stuff was solid and he showed flashes of dominance. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at the 21-year-old with a feature article and an in-depth scouting report.
February 22, 2010

Sizing up the right-handed starters (part 2)

Which prospects have the highest upside? Which ones are ready to make a Major League impact soon? Who needs to make their mark quickly? Lone Star Dugout takes a look at nine right-handed sleeper prospects in part two of this three-part series.
December 16, 2009

Lone Star Dugout Q&A: Dave Chavarria

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. - Dave Chavarria is in his fourth season as the pitching coach for the High-A Bakersfield Blaze. Lone Star Dugout spoke with the former Rangers farmhand about some of his pitchers.
August 21, 2009

Storm extinguish the Blaze

LAKE ELSINORE, Calif. - Unable to capitalize on early run-scoring opportunities, Bakersfield lost 8-2 to Lake Elsinore, dropping their third straight game on the road trip. Chris Hadorn reports from Tuesday night's contest.
June 17, 2009