Rockies farm roundup: Arenado drives in three more
Triple-A Colorado Springs (L, 3-0 at New Orleans, box)
Starting pitcher Alan Johnson allowed two runs in seven innings. Center fielder Joe Mather singled and stole a base.
Double-A Tulsa (W, 4-2 vs. Midland, box)
Shortstop was 3-for-4 with a triple, an RBI, a run and a stolen base. Starting pitcher Dan Houston allowed two runs in five innings.
High Class-A Modesto (W, 9-8 vs. Visalia, 10 innings, box)
Shortstop Josh Rutledge was 3-for-5 witha double, two RBI, a stolen base and three runs, including the game-winner in the 10th on an Angelys Nina single. Third baseman was 4-for-6 with a triple, three RBI and a run scored. The three RBI bring Arenado’s season total to 108. Arenado is hitting .286 in August — lower than his .358 in June and .297 in July — but he also has five home runs, 20 RBI and has struck out just three times in 70 at-bats. Starting pitcher Daniel Perkins allowed five runs in 4 2/3 innings.
Low Class-A Asheville (L, 12-3 vs. Rome, box)
Right fielder hit a two-run home run. Designated hitter Corey Dickerson and third baseman Joey Wong each had three hits. Starting pitcher Joshua Mueller allowed eight runs in six innings.
Short-Season Class-A Tri-City (W, 2-0 vs. Yakima, box)
Starting pitcher Christian Bergman allowed three hits, walked no one and struck out two in a complete game shutout. Bergman, 7-4 with a 2.55 ERA, has allowed no runs in five of his past six starts and six of his past eight, including two complete game shutouts. Second baseman Timothy Smalling was 2-for-4 with a triple and a run. Left fielder Tyler Massey was 1-for-3 with a home run and two RBI.
Rookie Casper (L, 14-8 vs. Billings, box)
Center fielder David Kandilas was 2-for-4 with a double, a triple and two runs. Shortstop doubled and drove in two runs. Right fielder Carl Thomore doubled and drove in three. Starting pitcher Geoff Parker allowed eight runs (six earned) in 4 1/3 innings.