On short-schedule Monday, Elian Rayo had a big game in Arizona, picking up up a home run and a double.  Meanwhile, Dario Reynoso had both power and speed with a home run and two steals in the Dominican Summer League.

AAA, AA, High-A, Low-A: Scheduled Day Off

System Notes:

  • Sacramento, Richmond, Eugene, and San Jose will all also have Tuesday, June 27th off.  This is because all four teams will play next Monday on July 3rd, with no off-day all next week.  (All the teams will then have the All-Star Break off.)

ACL: ACL Giants Orange 11, ACL Giants Black 5 (7 Innings)


ACL Giants Black Notes:

  • Third baseman Elian Rayo had a strong game, going 2-for-3 with a home run, a double, and a walk.  After 17 games, Rayo now has three home runs and two doubles.  His batting line for the summer is .229/.367/.468, with nine walks to 22 strikeouts.
  • Right fielder Cesar Quintas was 1-for-1 with a double, two walks, and a HBP.  His batting line is an excellent .432/.604/.541, with 11 walks to nine strikeouts, with just four doubles as all his extra bases.
  • First baseman Sean Roby was 2-for-4 with a pair of singles.  That’s now two straight 2-hit games for him in his rehab after a slow start.  He’s still just 6-for-32 (.188) with one home run, and two walks to 16 strikeouts.
  • Starter Cesar Perdomo went 4.0 innings, giving up eight runs, but only two earned, on nine hits and a walk, with two strikeouts.  Perdomo struggled with three errors, one of them his own.  Perdomo has given up 19 hits in his last two starts (9.0 innings).  He’s struck out 18 to five walks in 22.0 innings, with a 3.68 ERA.

ACL Giants Orange Notes:

  • DH Javier Castillo was 3-for-4 with a double.  He’s now 8-for-26 (.308) on the summer, with three doubles, and four walks for five walks.
  • Left fielder Justin Bench went 3-for-4 with all singles.  Bench is now 8-for-24 (.333) with a .452 OBP and a .542 slugging percentage, with five walks to two strikeouts, with two doubles and one home run.
  • Center fielder Estanlin Cassiani was 2-for-4 with a double and a stolen base.  That gives him four doubles and two steals in 14 games this season, and a batting line of .265/.339/.347.
  • Right fielder Samuel Reyes went 2-for-3 with a walk and a double of his own.  That gives Reyes two doubles this season in 17 games, his only extra-base hits this season.  Reyes has numbers of .378/.478/.432 across his batting line .
  • Starting pitcher Carlos Lopez made his ACL debut and had a rough game, giving up three runs on three attempts, off of four hits and four walks while striking out five.  Lopez had some troubles on the mound, with three balks recorded against him.  Lopez previously had a 2.19 ERA after three DSL starts, the start of his third season in the DSL.  This is his first promotion stateside.
  • Reliever Lisander De La Cruz had a strong game, striking out five in 1.2 innings, although allowing one hit and two walks.  That gives him nine strikeouts to ten walks in 7.0 innings this summer.

DSL: DSL Angels 3, DSL Giants Black 2


DSL Giants Black Notes:

  • Shortstop Keiberg Camacaro was 1-for-4 with a double and two strikeouts.  It’s been a slow start for Camacaro in his first pro season, as he’s 9-for-47 (.191) but has two doubles, two triples and one home run in 12 games, and has 11 walks to 20 strikeouts.
  • First baseman Diego Villegas was 1-for-4 with a strikeout, with a double.  Through seven games, Villegas  is 8-for-27 (.296) with just two doubles, and has three walks to six strikeouts.
  • Starting pitcher Jesus Lopez gave up one run in 3.2 innings, on four hits and two walks, with two strikeouts.  This was his first start in five games, and he has a 5.00 ERA after 9.0 innings, with six walks to four strikeouts.

DSL: DSL Giants Orange 7, DSL Mariners 3


DSL Giants Orange Notes:

  • Second baseman Dario Reynoso went 2-for-3 with a home run, two walks, and two stolen bases.  Reynoso is having a great summer, with a batting line of .356/.547/.600, with 18 walks to 13 strikeouts, and three doubles, a triple, and two home runs.
  • Left fielder Angel Guzman went 2-for-5 with a home run of his own, his third of the summer.  In 16 games, he already has six doubles, two triples, and three home runs, for a batting line of .364/.468/.652.
  • Right fielder Miguel Blanco with 2-for-4 with his first triple of the year, and his first steal of the summer.  He’s 4-for-22 (.182) in seven games this season, with the triple as his first extra-base hit of the summer.  He’s got four walks against four strikeouts.
  • Starting pitcher Jose Gonzalez gave up two runs in 3.0 innings, off of six hits, striking out two.  It was Gonzalez’s first start of the season, out of seven total appearances.  He’s got seven strikeouts and two walks in 11.0 innings.
  • Reliever Franier Mejias gave up a run in 2.2 innings, on two hits and a walk, with five strikeouts.  Mejias has a 6.00 ERA in four games, with 13 strikeouts to six walks in 9.0 innings.