Rockies farm roundup: Friedrich throws 6 shutout innings
Triple-A Colorado Springs (W, 4-3 at Oklahoma City, 11 innings, box)
Outfielder Scott Beerer was 3-for-5 with a double, a home run, two RBI and two runs. Second baseman Jesus Merchan was 3-for-3. Starting pitcher allowed three runs in 5 1/3 innings.
Double-A Tulsa (L, 3-2 at Frisco, 12 innings, box)
Starting pitcher rebounded from a pair of rough starts and took a no-hitter one out into the sixth inning. Friedrich allowed just one hit and four walks and struck out seven in six shutout innings. He was not involved in the decision as the Drillers’ bullpen allowed three runs. Catcher was 3-for-5 with a solo home run.
High Class-A Modesto (W, 5-3 at Lancaster, box)
Center fielder Delta Cleary Jr. was 2-for-3 with a double and three runs. Third baseman drove in two runs, his 98th and 99th. Shortstop Josh Rutledge was 1-for-3 with a triple, an RBI and a run. Starting pitcher allowed three runs and struck out eight in 5 1/3 innings.
Low Class-A Asheville (L, 3-2 at Savannah, box)
Third baseman Joey Wong was 1-for-3 with a double and two RBI. Starting pitcher Joshua Slaats allowed three runs in 6 2/3 innings.
Short-Season Class-A Tri-City (L, 6-1 at Boise, box)
Center fielder Brian Humphries was 1-for-4 and drove in the Dust Devils’ only run. Starting pitcher Ricardo Ferrer allowed five runs (one earned) in 3 2/3 innings.
Rookie Casper (L, 12-2 vs. Great Falls, box)
Infielder was 3-for-5 with two triples, a home run, three RBI and two runs. First baseman Harold Riggins was 3-for-5 with a home run, an RBI and a run. Infielder Samuel Mende was 2-for-4 with a double, a home run, an RBI and three runs. Starting pitcher Daniel Winkler allowed two runs and struck out eight in seven innings.