AAA: Albuquerque Isotopes 5, Sacramento 1


Sacramento Notes:

  • Willie Calhoun led the team in getting on base, going 1-for-3 with two walks.  Over his last four games, Calhoun has gone 4-for-13 with two doubles, and five walks to one strikeout.
  • Arquimedes Gamboa had the team’s only extra base hit, picking up his ninth double going 1-for-4.  Gamboa has a batting line of .255/.353/.368 over 70 games this season.
  • Starter Raynel Espinal gave up two runs on four hits and two walks in 5.0 innings with seven strikeouts.  He has 93 strikeouts to 33 walks, in 75.1 innings this season.

AA: Altoona 1, Richmond 0


Richmond Notes:

  • Tyler Fitzgerald had one of the team’s only two hits, going 1-for-3.  Fitzgerald is batting .203/.307/.402 on the season, with nine doubles, a triple, and 14 home runs.
  • Starter Wil Jensen made his Double-A debut and threw 5.0 shutout innings, allowing just three hits and two walks, while striking out five.  Jensen had a 2.84 ERA in 15 appearances in High-A, with 77 strikeouts to 16 walks in 63.1 innings.

High-A: Eugene 6, Spokane 2


Eugene Notes:

  • Luis Matos had another good day, going 2-for-4 with his fifth home run and seventh double in High-A.  It’s his third home run in four games.  His season batting line is still just .178/.258/.289.
  • Luis Toribio hit a home run for the fourth game in a row, giving him 14 on the season while going 2-for-4.  Overall these past four games, Toribio has gone 7-for-14 with those four home runs, plus one walk to three strikeouts.  He has a .215/.331/.467 batting line. 
  • Vaun Brown had two hits, going 2-for-4 with his third High-A double.  Brown has cooled off a bit from his hot start in Eugene, but after 18 games, he has a .343/.407/.600 batting line, with three doubles and five home runs, plus nine steals in as many attempts.
  • Starter Landen Roupp had an excellent game, going 6.1 scoreless innings, striking out a season-high-tying nine while allowing only six hits.  It’s Roupp’s first game without allowing a run in Eugene, and he now has a 2.51 ERA with 23 strikeouts to four walks in 14.1 innings at High-A.
  • Reliever Juan Sanchez faced six batters, striking out three and allowing just one hit.  Sanchez has a 4.29 ERA over 23 games this season at Eugene, with 47 strikeouts to 20 walks.

Low-A: San Jose 4, Visalia 3 (10 Innings)


San Jose Notes:

  • Jared Dupere led the Giants in this game, going 3-for-4 with his first home run at the level, and the game-winning double in the 10th inning.  The 23-year old Dupere has now played three games in San Jose, though he missed the past week, and has gone 5-for-11 (.455) with the one home run and one double, with one walk to just two strikeouts.  He hit .254/.329/.556 in 17 games at the ACL earlier this summer.
  • Aeverson Arteaga had the Giants’ only non Dupere extra-base hit.  He was 1-for-4 without his 24th double.  On the year, Arteaga has gone .269/.333/.428 with 24 doubles, two triples, and eight home runs.
  • Starter Nick Sinacola had a strong game.  Through 6.0 innings, he allowed two runs, one earned, on just four hits, while striking out six.  That lowers his season ERA to 3.07, and he now has 80 strikeouts to 20 walks in 67.1 innings.

ACL: ACL Giants Black 1, ACL Giants Orange 0


ACL Giants Black Notes:

  • Left fielder P.J. Hilson led the way for the Black team, with his fifth home run and seventh double while going 2-for-3 with his sixth steal.  It was Hilson’s best game since hitting for the cycle on Tuesday, July 12th.  He’s 13-for-44 (.295) with four doubles, two triples, and three home runs in June.
  • Center Fielder Mauricio Pierre went 1-for-3 with his third stolen base on the season.  He’s batting .263/.314/.350 through 25 games with three steals in four attempts.
  • Starter Carson Ragsdale made another rehab start, striking out four over 1.2 scoreless innings, with one hit and one walk.  In three games since his rehab, he hasn’t allowed any runs, and just one hit and two walks to seven strikeouts in 3.2 innings.
  • Reliever Willian Suarez came in and struck out five of the eight batters he faced, allowing just a hit in 2.1 innings.  Suarez now has a 4.35 ERA, slowly whittling it down after giving up seven earned runs in his first 4.2 innings in his first three games.

ACL Giants Orange Notes:

  • Rehabbing second baseman Jimmy Glowenke went 1-for-3 with a double.  Glowenke’s been in Arizona for eight games, going 6-for-23 with a .261 batting average, and today’s double his first extra-base hit of the stint.
  • First baseman Irvin Murr III was 1-for-3 with his second double.  He’s gone 15-for-85 (.176) with two doubles and two home runs.
  • Starter Mikell Manzano struck out eight while allowing just three hits in 5.0 innings.  Manzano now has 52 strikeouts to nine walks in 35.0 innings.

DSL: DSL TEX Blue 6, DSL Giants Black 3


DSL Giants Black Notes:

  • Third baseman Jean Carlos Sio was 1-for-3 with his fifth double and a walk on the day, and stole three bases.  The three steals doubled his total of steals to six in seven attempts through 22 games.  Sio is batting .233/.305/.370 with five doubles, one triple, and one home run.
  • Starter Mauricio Estrella gave up just one run in 6.0 innings, on six hits, while striking out five.  He has a 3.58 ERA with 32 strikeouts and ten walks in 32.2 innings on the summer.

DSL: DSL Mariners 7, DSL Giants Orange 5


DSL Giants Orange Notes:

  • Second baseman Jose Alifonso had the team’s biggest hit, notching his second triple of the season, going 1-for-3 with a walk and his seventh steal.  Alifonso has gone 6-for-55 (.109) in 22 games, with one double and two triples, and has seven steals on a perfect seven attempts
  • Left fielder Oswaldo Ladera was 1-for-3 with his eighth double.  Ladera is batting .227/.333/.352 over 27 games, with eight doubles and one home run.
  • Starter Melvin Pineda allowed three runs, two earned, in 3.0 innings, but also struck out seven.  Pineda now has 30 strikeouts to 11 walks in 21.0 innings.