AAA: Reno 10, Sacramento 6
- David Villar had a strong on-base game, going 2-for-2 with a walk and a sacrifice fly, hitting his 15th double of the season. In the first three games of July, Villar has gone 5-for-10 with two walks and two strikeouts, with two doubles and a home run.
- Jhonny Pereda had Sacramento’s lone home run, his third of the season while going 1-for-4. All three of Pereda’s home runs have come in his last five games played, with the others both coming on June 22nd. In 33 games, Pereda is batting .280/.361/.421 on the season.
- Isan Díaz went 1-for-3 with two walks. Through 46 games this season, Díaz has a .250/.356/.608 batting line with Sacramento, and now has 23 walks to 46 strikeouts with the team.
- Heliot Ramos went 2-for-5 with his eighth double of the season. Ramos had gone hitless in his last two games before this 2-hit game. He’s batting .221/.307/.333 with eight doubles, a triple, and six home runs.
- The starter Enmanuel De Jesus led off a rough game for Sacramento’s pitchers, allowing five runs (four earned) on seven hits, though no walks, with three strikeouts. De Jesus has 77 strikeouts to 32 walks in 68.0 innings this season.
AA: Bowie 5, Richmond 1
- Diego Rincones led the Squirrels by going 3-for-4, all singles, and knocking in the only Richmond run. Rincones has hits in 12 of his last 13 games, and has raised his batting average from .191 to .264.
- Frankie Tostado was the other Squirrel with more than one hit, going 2-for-4. It’s Tostado’s second straight multi-hit game. He nudged closer to a .300 batting average, now at .299, which he hasn’t been over since June 14th.
- Brett Auerbach had Richmond’s only extra-base hit, going 1-for-4 with a double. It’s his eighth double of the season, and he’s now 4-for-13 (.308) over his last three games, with a double and home run.
- Starting pitcher Jake Dahlberg went 5.0 innings, giving up three runs (two earned) on seven hits and three walks, though with four strikeouts. He has 70 strikeouts to 18 walks in 70.0 innings.
High-A: Everett 6, Eugene 4
- Jairo Pomares had Eugene’s only extra-base hit of the game, going 2-for-5 with his 10th double. Pomares had his first multi-hit game since returning to Eugene after his week in Arizona. He’s gone 6-for-32 (.188) with two doubles and a home run since his return.
- Carter Aldrete went 2-for-3 with a walk. Through 62 games, Aldrete has 13 doubles to 13 home runs with a .287/.357/.545 batting line.
- Casey Schmitt also had multiple hits, going 2-for-5 with two singles. He’s got a batting line of .295/.378/.519 with a league-leading 14 home runs, a triple, and ten doubles.
- Landen Roupp made his High-A debut, and gave up three runs on three hits and three walks, with seven strikeouts. Through 14 games in Low-A, Roupp had a 2.59 ERA with 69 strikeouts to 17 walks in 48.2 innings.
- Randy Rodriguez made his first relief appearance of the season, and was overwhelming late in the game, striking out four in 2.0 innings. Rodriguez spent the first half of the season as a starter for the first time in his career, with a 3.86 ERA in 13 games. He has 61 strikeouts to 23 walks in 46.1 innings this season.
Low-A: Modesto 8, San Jose 5
San Jose Notes:
- Alexander Suarez had a huge game, going 3-for-4 with three doubles, giving him six on the season. Through 49 games, Suarez has a .232/.385/.411 batting line with six doubles and eight home runs.
- Aeverson Arteaga went 1-for-4 with a walk. Arteaga is now batting .280/.342/.444 on the season, though with just 31 walks to 82 strikeouts in 69 games.
- Starter Manuel Mercedes struggled in his second start of the season, giving up eight runs in just 1.2 innings, on six hits, a walk, and a HBP with no K’s. As a starter, through 5.0 innings, Mercedes has given up 17 runs, 12 earned, on 12 hits and four walks to three strikeouts.
- Ben Madison struck out five in 2.0 innings, walking just one. Madison is unscored upon through 4.0 innings in San Jose, and also in 7.0 innings at the ACL.