Rockies farm roundup: Sky Sox spoil Gonzalez gem
Triple-A Colorado Springs (L, 4-3 at Sacramento, box)
Starting pitcher Edgar Gonzalez allowed one run on two hits, walked two and struck out three in seven innings. But he was denied a when by a two-run walkoff home run off reliever Jim Miller. First baseman was 1-for-3 with a double and two RBI.
Double-A Tulsa (L, 3-1 at Arkansas, box)
Shortstop was 1-for-4 with a double. Designated hitter Mike Zuanich was 2-for-3 with a run scored. Center fielder drove in the Drillers’ only run. Starting pitcher Rob Scahill allowed three runs in six innings.
High Class-A Modesto (W, 9-6 vs. Stockton, box)
Right fielder Kent Matthes was 2-for-4 with a one run, two RBI, two runs and two stolen bases. The home run as Matthes’ 22nd and the RBIs brought his total to 91. Shortstop Josh Rutledge was 1-for-5 to extend his hitting streak to 25 games. Second baseman Angelys Nina was 2-for-4 with a double, two RBI, and two runs. Third baseman doubled and drove in a run, his 89th. Starting pitcher Parker Frazier allowed five runs in seven innings.
Low Class-A Asheville (L, 9-8 vs. Charleston, box)
Shortstop Cristhian Adames was 3-for-4 with two doubles and two RBI. Right fielder Corey Dickerson was 2-for-5 with a double, a home run and two RBI. also homered. Starting pitcher Nick Schnaitmann allowed four runs (two earned) in seven innings, but did not pick up a win after a the bullpen allowed five runs in the ninth inning to blow a 7-4 lead.
Short-Season Class-A Tri-City (Did not play)
Rookie Casper (W, 4-2 at Idaho Falls, box)
Rosell Hererra was 2-for-5 with an RBI. Catcher Will Swanner was 1-for-3 with a double and a run. Left fielder Francisco Sosa was 2-for-4 with an RBI. Starting pitcher Alex Gillingham allowed two runs in 5 2/3 innings.