Rockies farm roundup: Rosario homers again
Triple-A Colorado Springs (L, 6-4 at Reno, box)
Left fielder Mike Paulk was 2-for-4 with a solo home run. First baseman and shortstop also homered. Starting pitcher Edgar Gonzalez allowed four runs in 5 2/3 innings.
Double-A Tulsa (W, 5-2 vs. Arkansas, box)
Catcher was 2-for-3 with a solo home run. In his past two games, Rosario is 4-for-5 with three home runs, four RBI, four walks and no strikeouts. Right fielder Brian Rike was 2-for-4 with a solo home run and two runs. Starting pitcher Rob Scahill allowed four hits, walked three and struck out four in five scoreless innings.
High Class-A Modesto (L, 12-11 at Rancho Cucamonga, box)
Third baseman was 4-for-5 with two doubles, three RBI and a run. Designated hitter Kiel Roling was 2-for-3 with two solo home runs and four runs. Starting pitcher Daniel Perkins allowed four runs in five innings.
Low Class-A Asheville (W, 7-4 at Greensboro, box)
Catcher Dustin Garneau was 2-for-5 with a solo home run, two runs and a stolen base. First baseman Helder Velazquez was 2-for-5 with a home run and two RBI. Center fielder Rafael Ortega was 3-for-5 with a double, an RBI, a run and a stolen base. Starting pitcher Joshua Mueller allowed three runs in six innings.
Short-Season Class-A Tri-City (W, 4-1 vs Eugene, box)
Starting pitcher Ben Alsup allowed one hit, walked two and struck out six in 5 2/3 scoreless innings. First baseman Blake McDade was 2-for-3 with a run scored.
Rookie Casper (W, 4-3 vs. Helena, box)
Starting pitcher Raul Fernandez allowed one run on three hits, walked one and struck out two in five innings. Third baseman Samuel Mende was 1-for-4 with a double and two RBI. Shortstop and second baseman Yafistel Roja were each 2-for-4.