Rockies farm roundup: Gonzalez, White on rehab
Triple-A Colorado Springs
(Game 1, L, 19-0 vs. Nashville, 7 innings, box)
started in left field and was 1-for-4 in his first rehab appearance. Starting pitcher allowed eight runs (seven earned) in 3 2/3 innings.
(Game 2, W, 9-6 vs. Nashville, 7 innings, box)
Gonzalez was 1-for-1 with a run scored in his only at-bat after starting in right field. He was pulled after one inning as planned. was 3-for-4 with two doubles and two runs. First baseman was 1-for-2 with a home run and three RBI. Starting pitcher Andy Graham allowed six runs in 2 1/3 innings.
Double-A Tulsa (L, 3-1 vs. NW Arkansas, box)
, acquired from the Cleveland Indians on Saturday in the trade, pitched one inning in a rehab start and allowed two singles and a three-run home run. followed and allowed two hits and one walk in six scoreless innings. Designated hitter Brian Rike was 2-for-4 with a solo home run. Josh Rutledge went 0-for-3 with a walk, ending his 27-game hitting streak.
High Class-A Modesto (L, 5-4 at Rancho Cucamongo, box)
Shortstop Josh Rutledge was 0-for-3 and had his hitting streak snapped at 27 games. Left fielder Scott Robinson was 2-for-4 two doubles, two RBI and a run. Starting pitcher allowed three runs and struck out six in 7 1/3 innings.
Low Class-A Asheville (W, 5-4 vs. Charleston, 10 innings, box)
Center fielder Rafael Ortega was 3-for-6 with a double, a home run, three RBI and two runs, including the game-winning run in the 10th inning on Brett Tanos single. Starting pitcher Josh Slaats allowed two runs in seven innings.
Short-Season Class-A Tri-City (L, 2-0 at Eugene, box)
Starting pitcher Ricardo Ferrer allowed three hits, walked two and struck out five in six scoreless innings.
Rookie Casper (L, 4-3 vs. Ogden, box)
Third baseman was 1-for-3 with two runs and a stolen base. Right fielder Julian Yan was 1-for-4 with a solo home run. Starting pitcher Benjamin Hughes allowed two runs (one earned) on two hits, walked one and struck out five in five innings.