Rockies farm roundup: Holcomb leads Drillers
Triple-A Colorado Springs (W, 11-6 vs. Salt Lake, box)
Right fielder Joe Mather, who signed a min0r-league contract with the Colorado Rockies on Monday, was 2-for-4 with a solo home run and three runs scored. Shortstop was 3-for-5 with two doubles, three RBI and two runs. Third baseman Warren Schaeffer was 3-for-4 with two doubles and an RBI. Starting pitcher Edgar Gonzalez allowed four runs in 6 2/3 innings.
Double-A Tulsa (W, 5-4 at Corpus Christi, 10 innings, box)
Third baseman Darin Holcomb was 4-for-5 with a double and five RBI, including a go-ahead run on single in the 10th. Center fielder was 2-for-5 with a double and two runs scored. Shortstop Thomas Field was 2-for-5 with two runs and a stolen base. First baseman was 2-for-4 with two runs. Starting pitcher allowed four runs and struck out eight in seven innings.
High Class-A Modesto (W, 5-2 at Stockton, box)
Right fielder Kent Matthes was 2-for-4 with two home runs and four RBI. Starting pitcher Parker Frazier allowed two runs (one earned) on three hits, walked three and struck out seven in 7 2/3 innings.
Low Class-A Asheville (L, 14-8 vs. Augusta, box)
Right fielder was 3-for-4 with two doubles, a home run, four RBI and two runs scored. Third baseman Helder Velazquez was 3-for-5 with three doubles, three RBI and a run scored. Starting pitcher Juan Gonzalez allowed seven runs in 1 2/3 innings.
Short-Season Class-A Tri-City (L, 14-7 at Salem-Keizer, box)
Shortstop Timothy Smalling was 3-for-5 with three doubles and three runs. Left fielder Leonardo Reyes was 2-for-4 with a double, three RBI and a run. Third baseman Jayson Langfels was 2-for-4 with a triple and two RBI. Starting pitcher Ricardo Ferrer allowed 10 runs (seven earned) in four innings.
Rookie Casper (L, 7-4 at Ogden, box)
Catcher Will Swanner was 2-for-4 with two doubles. Second baseman Yafistel Roja was 2-for-5 with a doubled and an RBI. Starting pitcher Alex Gillingham allowed four runs (three earned) in five innings.