7/23 Minor League report – Sunday’s games
On Sunday, Chris Volstad gave up six runs on nine hits over five innings in Iowa’s 9-5 loss to Albuquerque. Josh Vitters had two hits, including his 15th home run, and Welington Castillo hit his fifth.
Tennessee split a doubleheader against Chattanooga. In the first game, the Smokies blew a 7-0 lead and lost, 12-11. Justin Bour and Nelson Perez each hit home runs, and Logan Watkins was 3-for-6 with one RBIs. In the second game, Nick Struck gave up one run on four hits for the win, an 8-4 decision. Junior Lake and Watkins each had two hits.
Daytona’s game against Jupiter was called because of weather, and will not be made up.
Dustin Geiger hit his 10th home run in Peoria’s 3-2 loss to South Bend. Geiger connected on a two-run homer in the fourth. Starling Peralta took the loss, giving up two earned runs on six hits over six innings.
James Pugliese gave up seven runs on eight hits over four innings in Boise’s 8-1 loss to Eugene.
Jorge Soler hit his first home run, a two-run shot, in Mesa’s 6-4 loss to the Reds. Soler had two hits and scored two runs. Shawon Dunston Jr. was 3-for-4 and Daniel Vogelbach drove in his 31st run.
— Carrie Muskat