Minor League Roundup - 4/25

Infielders German Duran and Chris Davis each hit their second home run in as many days on Wednesday. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at all of the organization's minor league action.

AAA: Oklahoma – OFF

The RedHawks (9-10) had a day off on Wednesday. They return home to face the New Orleans Zephyrs on Thursday evening. Josh Rupe (1-2, 4.24) is the scheduled starter for OKC.

AA: Frisco 5 – (@) San Antonio 8
L – Galarraga (1-2)
HR – Manriquez (4), Duran (3)

Frisco starter Armando Galarraga (5.66 ERA/.275 BAA) gave up seven runs on five hits in only four innings on Wednesday. The right-hander walked four, struck out four, and allowed three home runs.

Second baseman German Duran (.327/.362/.582) was 1-for-3 with a monster home run and a walk.

Catcher Salomon Manriquez (.276/.333/.690) also went 1-for-3 with a long ball and a free pass.

Travis Metcalf went 2-for-4 with his fourth double of the season.

Cal State Fullerton product Kenneth Chenard (2.08 ERA/.200 BAA) did not allow a run in two innings. Chenard gave up two hits, walked two, and fanned three.

Player of the game: C Salomon Manriquez
3 2 1 0 1 2 1 2 .276

A+: Bakersfield 5 – (@) Visalia 2
W – Bay (2-1)
SV – Shoemaker (1) HR – Davis (5)

The Bakersfield Blaze stopped a nine-game losing streak on Wednesday behind a solid effort from starting pitcher Bear Bay.

Bay (3.31 ERA/.258 BAA) yielded a pair of runs in 5 1/3 innings. The native Texan gave up six hits while walking one and punching out six.

Righty Scott Shoemaker, who was acquired for Daniel Haigwood last week, picked up the save with 3 2/3 innings of scoreless relief.

Left fielder Brandon Boggs had three hits – including two doubles – in four at-bats.

Third baseman Chris Davis (.215/.264/.538) was 1-for-3 with a walk and a home run. Ten of Davis' 14 hits this season have gone for extra bases, with five leaving the park.

Right fielder Truan Mehl (2/4) and catcher Brian Valichka (2/4, 2B) each had two hits.

Player of the game: RHP Scott Shoemaker
3.2 3 0 0 0 2 0 0.00

A: Clinton – OFF

The L-Kings enjoyed a scheduled off day. The division-leading LumberKings return home to face the 7-11 Great Lakes Loons on Thursday. Lefty Glenn Swanson is scheduled to pitch for Clinton.

FutureRangers.com Recommended Stories

  • Peyton Manning emerged alone atop yet another category in the NFL record book tonight vs the Niners, as he tossed touchdown #509 under the national spotlight of Sunday Night Football (NBC). (Photo…

  • Former USC and NFL running back LenDale White added tons of drama to what was a relatively quiet Homecoming weekend for the Trojans.

  • Here’s a way to watch football and improve your golf swing at the same time. In your living room (or on the range), practice the one-minute golf swing, as shown in this video. Set the timer on your…

  • Dr. Roto, like many others, can't believe Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson (pictured above) passed for over 300 yards and rushed for over 100 yards in the same game. First time that's ever happened…

  • As soon as those winds fall off, get into the stand! I always tell people you can't kill them if you aren't out, but if you want to try and pick an opportune time – this is it.

Up Next


1 Fans online
    Join The Conversation