Rockies farm roundup: Matzek returns to Asheville
Triple-A Colorado Springs (L, 10-5 vs. Las Vegas, box)
was 2-for-4 with a triple, a home run and four RBI. Catcher hit a solo home run. Starting pitcher Alan Johnson allowed eight runs in three innings.
Double-A Tulsa (L, 12-1 at Springfield, box)
Second baseman Thomas Field was 2-for-4. Center fielder and shortstop each doubled. Starting pitcher allowed eight runs in five innings.
High Class-A Modesto (W, 5-2 vs. Stockton, box)
Starting pitcher allowed two runs on five hits, walked four and struck out five in seven innings. Shortstop Josh Rutledge was 2-for-3 with a double, two RBI and a run. Third baseman was 1-for-3 with two RBI.
Low Class-A Asheville (W, 5-4 vs. Kannapolis, box)
Starting pitcher returned to the rotation at low Class-A Asheville for the first time in more than a month and allowed two hits, walked five and struck out six in four scoreless innings. Center fielder Rafael Ortega was 2-for-4 with a triple, an RBI, a run and a stolen base. Second baseman Brett Tanos hit a solo home run.
Short-Season Class-A Tri-City (W, 3-2 vs. Yakima, box)
Right fielder Jared Simon was 2-for-4 with a double and a run. Designated hitter Timothy Smalling was 2-for-4 with two runs. Starting pitcher Ricardo Ferrer allowed two runs (one earned) in seven innings.
Rookie Casper (Did not play)