Rockies farm roundup: Bettis, Arenado lead Nuts
Triple-A Colorado Springs (L, 7-5 at Salt Lake, box)
Center fielder was 2-for-3 with a double, a triple and a run scored. Third baseman was 1-for-4 with a double and two RBI. Designated hitter Mike Paulk was 4-for-4 with a triple and two runs scored. Starting pitcher Alan Johnson allowed six runs in six innings.
Double-A Tulsa (W, 6-5 at Springfield, box)
Center fielder was 2-for-4 with a home run, three RBI, two runs and a stolen base. Shortstop Thomas Field also homered for the second game in a row. Starting pitcher allowed five runs in six innings.
High Class-A Modesto (W, 9-4 vs. San Jose, box)
Starting pitcher allowed one run on four hits, walked two and struck out eight in seven innings to pick up his fifth win. Third baseman was 2-for-5 with a double and three RBI. First baseman Kiel Roling was 2-for-3 with two doubles. Right fielder David Christensen hit a solo home run.
Low Class-A Asheville (W, 3-2 at Greeneville, box)
Center fielder Rafael Ortega was 2-for-3 with two doubles, an RBI and a run scored. Second baseman Joey Wong was 2-for-3. Starting pitcher Josh Slaats allowed one run in five innings. Reliever Juan Perez recorded his 14th save.
Short Season Class-A Tri-City (W, 10-0 at Yakima, box)
First baseman Jordan Ribers was 2-for-4 with a home run, two RBI and two runs scored. Left fielder Tyler Massey, right fielder Jared Simon and third baseman Jayson Langfels each had three hits. Starting pitcher Christian Bergman allowed two hits, walked two and struck out four in five shutout innings.
Rookie Casper (L, 7-0 at Ogden, box)
Center fielder David Kandilas was 2-for-4 with a stolen base. Starting pitcher Jefri Hernandez allowed four runs (two earned In 4 1/3 innings).