AAA: Las Vegas 9, Sacramento 3
- A day after hitting his first home run for Sacramento, Jose Rojas had the team’s only extra-base hit, going 3-for-4 with a double, his 2nd with the River Cats and 15th overall this season. It was the second straight 3-hit game in a row for Rojas, and eighth 3-hit game overall this season.
- Ford Proctor also went 3-for-4, with all singles. Proctor has gone 7-for-11 over his last three games, with one double and two walks, to four strikeouts. Proctor is batting .247/.386/.444 in 24 games with Sacramento this season.
- Starter Jonathan Bermudez got hit hard, allowing five runs on four hits, two walks, and a HBP in 1.2 innings, with just two strikeouts. In two games with Sacramento, Bermudez has given up ten runs in 3.0 innings for a 30.00 ERA, after having a 8.96 ERA in Sugar Land.
- Reliever Thomas Szapucki struck out the side in his inning of work, allowing a hit. Szapucki now has a 1.23 ERA over six games in Sacramento, with 12 strikeouts to three walks in 7.1 innings.
AA: Richmond 5, Bowie 2
- After one of his roughest games of the season, Kyle Harrison had a great game, striking out seven in 4.0 innings, giving up a hit and two walks. Between High-A and Double-A, Harrison has 180 strikeouts to 49 walks in 108.0 innings now.
- Carter Aldrete hit Richmond’s only home run, going 1-for-4, hitting his fourth homer in Double-A, and 19th overall on the season. It’s Aldrete’s first home run since August 7th.
- Tristan Peters led the team in hitting, going 2-for-4 with a walk, hitting his first triple with Richmond and picking up his fifth steal there. Over his past three games, Peters is 6-for-12 (.500) with a double, a triple, and a home run.
- Tyler Fitzgerald picked up his 19th double, going 1-for-5. Fitzgerald has gone 10-for-26 (.385) with three double and three walks and eight strikeouts.
High-A: Eugene 6, Vancouver 4
- Luis Toribio had Eugene’s big hit, going 1-for-3 with a walk and his 21st home run of the season. It’s Toribio’s first home run since he hit two on August 12th. Toribio’s gone .211/.311/.436 with 21 home runs, a triple, and 18 doubles.
- Rob Emery went 2-for-3 with a pair of singles and a walk. Emery has now batched up his batting average in 32 games at Eugene and 35 games at Richmond (.243).
- Jimmy Glowenke went 2-for-4 with a pair of singles. Glowenke is 8-for-23 over six games in the month of September, raising his batting average from .204 to .217.
- Marco Luciano went 0-for-4, but had a rougher game in the field, with four errors. That gives Luciano 12 errors in total on the season in Eugene, over 56 games in the field. He had 22 errors in 89 games in San Jose in 2021.
- Starter Nick Zwack gave up two runs, one earned, on three hits and four walks with five strikeouts. That gives Zwack a 3.99 ERA over six games, with 36 strikeouts to 16 walks in 29.1 innings.
Low-A: San Jose 12, Fresno 4
San Jose Notes:
- Aeverson Arteaga reached lucky 13, going 2-for-5 with his 13th home run extending his hitting streak to 14 games. He’s gone 22-for-58 (.379) with six doubles and two home run, and nine walks to 18 strikeouts over that hitting streak.
- Alexander Suarez went 2-for-4 with his 12th home run of the season as well as his third triple. On the season, Suarez is batting .234/.300/.419 with 14 doubles, three triples, and 12 home runs in his first full season.
- Wade Meckler went 2-for-5 with a leadoff home run for his first pro home run, as well as his seventh double with San Jose. The 8th round pick is batting .406/.525/.719 through nine games at the level.
- Starter Liam Simon went just 1.2 innings, giving up just one run on one hit and four walks, with a strikeout. The 5th round pick now has a 2.38 ERA overall after four games in the ACL and two with San Jose, with 12 strikeouts to six walks in 11.1 innings.
- Manuel Mercedes had an interesting game. He gave up two runs, both unearned, giving up three hits and four walks in 5.1 innings, notching four strikeouts. Mercedes now has 67 strikeouts to 63 walks in 80.2 innings of work.