A year ago, the whiners had plenty to whine about. Prime Rockies prospect Ryan McMahon hit .242 at Double-A Hartford, striking out 161 times in 466 at-bats. The Rockies, however, said all was well. And they were correct. Continue reading “Rockies prospect McMahon Quieting Critics”
One is the magic number for the Lancaster JetHawks. With a win either Saturday or Sunday over Rancho Cucamonga the JetHawks will clinch the first half title in the California League’s South Division.
The real magic numbers though are the ones being put up by Lancaster shortstop Brendan Rodgers.
LANCASTER, Calif. – The California League announced Monday that Lancaster JetHawks shortstop Brendan Rodgers has been named the California League Player of the Week for the week of June 5-11. Continue reading “Rodgers A Three-Time Winner in Cal League”
Triple A Albuquerque (27-24) lost to Fresno 10-3. Barry Enright took his first loss as an isotope after giving up six runs, five earned and a season high 10 hits in five innings of work. Jordan Patterson hit his team leading eighth home run of the season but it wasn’t near enough to help Albuquerque.
Triple A Albuquerque (27-23) was shutout by Fresno 7-0. The Isotopes Raimel Tapia went 0-for-4 at the plate to snap his 19 game hitting streak. It also marked the first time in 28 games this season that Tapia did not reach base safely. He is currently the team leader in batting average hitting .379 on the season.