Rockies farm roundup: Nelson homers twice for Sky Sox
Triple-A Colorado Springs (W, 11-4 vs. Las Vegas, box)
Second baseman was 4-for-5 with two home runs, six RBI and three runs. Left fielder was 3-for-5 with an RBI and a run. Right fielder Mike Paulk was 2-for-4 with two doubles, two RBI and a run. Starting pitcher allowed three runs on 10 hits, walked no one and struck out two in six innings.
Double-A Tulsa (W, 8-4 at Springfield, 11 innings, box)
First baseman was 3-for-5 with three RBI, including the final two RBI of a four-run top of the 11th inning. Second baseman Thomas Field was 2-for-6 and drove in the first two runs of the inning with a double. Right fielder Bronson Sardinha and left fielder Brian Rike each homered. Starting pitcher allowed two runs on eight hits, walked two and struck out four in 5 2/3 innings.
High Class-A Modesto (W, 4-2 vs. Stockton, box)
Starting pitcher Parker Frazier allowed two runs on seven hits, walked two and struck out five in seven innings. Designated hitter Jared Clark was 1-for-3 with a triple, two RBI and a run.
Low Class-A Asheville (W, 8-4 at Kannapolis, box)
Shortstop Joey Wong was 2-for-4 with a double, a home run, two RBI and two runs scored. Designated hitter Avery Barnes was 1-for-4 with a home run and three RBI. Starting pitcher Nick Schnaitmann allowed three hits, walked one and struck out two in six scoreless innings.
Short-Season Class-A Tri-City (L, 5-4 at Spokane, box)
Starting pitcher Tyler Gagnon allowed one run on two hits, walked two and struck out four in six innings. In his past two starts, Gagnon has allowed just three hits in 12 2/3 innings. Center fielder Leonardo Reyes was 4-for-4 with a solo home run and two runs scored. Third baseman Jayson Langfels was 1-for-3 with a three-run home run.
Rookie Casper (L, 12-3 at Missoula, box)
First baseman Harold Riggins was 1-for-1 with two walks, an RBI and a run. Center fielder David Kandilas was 2-for-5 with two stolen bases. Starting pitcher Alex Gillingham allowed three runs (two earned) in 3 2/3 innings.