REDS FARM REPORT: 7/16
REDS MINOR LEAGUE NEWS
MALONEY SET TO REHAB
LHP Matt Maloney, who’s been on the Reds disabled list since 5/26 with a broken rib, is scheduled to make a rehab appearance tonight for the Arizona League Reds against the AZL Indians in Goodyear.
1b Neftali Soto (Carolina) has reached base safely in 23 straight games dating back to 6/18…during that stretch, Soto is batting .329 with 11 home runs, 23 RBI and a .418 on-base percentage.
RHP Daniel Renken (Dayton) last night at Quad Cities didn’t allow a hit in his 6.0 shutout innings (3bb, 7k)…over his last 4 starts, he’s allowed just 3 runs over 23.2 innings (1.14era, 35k)…Renken leads the Midwest League with 127 strikeouts (102 innings pitched).
LOUISVILLE 0, CHARLOTTE (WSOX) 1: RHP Daryl Thompson (2-1) started for Louisville and was the hard-luck loser, allowing a run on 5 hits in 6.0 innings (1bb, 6k)…the Bats were blanked on 7 hits…C Corky Miller, 1b Danny Dorn and 2b Chris Valaika paced the offense with 2 hits each.
JACKSON (MARINERS) 9, CAROLINA 6: RHP Matt Klinker (5-6) started for Carolina and was reached for 8 runs in 4.1 innings (11h, 2bb, 3k, 1hr)…RHP Clayton Shunick fired 2.2 scoreless innings of relief (1h, 1k)…the Mudcats crossed the plate 6 times on 10 hits…LF Quintin Berry went 2-for-4 with a home run, 3 RBI and 2 runs scored…CF Denis Phipps added 2 hits and 2 RBI.
STOCKTON (A’S) 4, BAKERSFIELD 5: RHP J.C. Sulbaran started for Bakersfield and gave up 4 runs (3er) on 9 hits in 6.0 innings (1bb, 4k)…RHP Doug Salinas (3-1) earned the win in relief (2ip, 1h, 1k)…the Blaze scored the winning run in the bottom of the 10th inning…CF Ryan LaMarre went 2-for-4 with a home run (#5), 2 RBI and 2 runs scored…2b Brodie Greene, C Kevin Coddington and RF Dayne Read each provided a pair of hits.
DAYTON 4, QUAD CITIES (CARDINALS) 6: RHP Daniel Renken started for Dayton and didn’t allow a hit over his 6.0 shutout innings (3bb, 7k)…RHP Drew Hayes (1-2) suffered the loss in relief (0.1ip, 3h, 2r, 2bb, 1hr)…the Dragons plated 4 runs on 9 hits…3b David Vidal paced the offense with 3 hits and 2 runs scored…SS Billy Hamilton walked, scored a run and swiped his 68th base.
OREM (ANGELS) 5, BILLINGS 3
OREM 2, BILLINGS 1: The Mustangs dropped both games of a doubleheader…Gm1: RHP Brooks Pinckard (1-1) was reached for 4 runs in 0.2 innings of relief to take the loss…RF Kyle Waldrop went 2-for-4 with a home run..Gm2: LHP Ismael Guillon was brilliant in his 5.0 scoreless innings (1bb, 6k)..the Mustangs pushed across 1 run on 2 hits.
AZL BREWERS 6, AZL REDS 10: LHP Tanner Robles started and allowed 3 runs on 4 hits in 4.0 innings…RHP Daniel Tuttle (3-1) fanned 10 in 4.0 innings of relief (6h, 3r)…1b Carlos Sanchez went 3-for-4 with a double, walk and 2 runs scored…LF Brennan “Lil” May had 2 hits, 2 RBI and 2 runs scored.
MINOR LEAGUE STOLEN BASE LEADERS
Rymer Liriano/Fort Wayne/45
Daniel Carroll/High Desert/43
Anthony Gose/New Haven/42
(Hamilton’s 68 steals are tops in all of baseball)