Rockies farm roundup: Wheeler, Matthes homer
Triple-A Colorado Springs (L, 8-3 at Fresno, box)
Center fielder was 3-for-5 with a run. First baseman was 2-for-3 with two RBI. Third baseman Matt Macri was 3-for-4 with a double and a run. Starting pitcher allowed seven runs in four innings.
Double-A Tulsa (L, 5-2 vs. Arkansas, box)
Center fielder was 2-for-4 with a double and a solo home run, his 29th. Shortstop was 2-for-4 with a double and a run. Starting pitcher allowed three runs in six innings.
High Class-A Modesto (W, 9-6 at High Desert, box)
Right fielder Kent Matthes followed up his three-home-run night by going 1-for-4 with his 21st home run, two RBI and two runs. First baseman Jared Clark was 4-for-5 with a solo home run and two runs. Catcher Beau Seabury was 4-for-5 with a double, an RBI and a run. Designated hitter Kiel Roling was 2-for-5 with a solo home run. Starting pitcher allowed five runs (four earned) and struck out seven in 7 2/3 innings.
Low Class-A Asheville (Postponed)
Short-Season Class-A Tri-City (W, 9-3 at Yakima, box)
Left fielder Leonardo Reyes was 2-for-5 with a triple, an RBI and a run. Catcher Richard Pirkle was 3-for-4 with a double, three RBI and a run. Starting pitcher Ricardo Ferrer allowed three runs in five innings.
Rookie Casper (L, 7-3 at Helena, box)
Center fielder David Kandilas was 2-for-4 with two doubles. Second baseman Julian Yan was 2-for-4 with a double, a home run and two RBI. Starting pitcher Geoff Parker allowed five runs in six innings.