8/4 Minor matters
Brooks Raley gave up two earned runs over five innings in Iowa’s 5-0 loss to Tacoma. Iowa now has lost nine in a row, and 12 straight on the road. Luis Flores had two hits.
Javier Baez had two hits, including a double, in Tennessee’s 4-3 loss to Jacksonville. Dae-Eun Rhee gave up four runs over 5 1/3 innings.
Daytona’s game against Bradenton was postponed because of rain. The two teams will play a doubleheader on Sunday. Scott Baker was scheduled to start one of the games, his fifth Minor League rehab start.
Starling Peralta threw five shutout innings in Kane County’s 6-1 win over Clinton. Giuseppe Papaccio, Wilson Contreras and Marco Hernandez each hit home runs.
Dillon Maples threw five shutout innings in Boise’s 4-0 win over Everett in the first game of a doubleheader. Kris Bryant singled and drove in a run. Maples now has given up two runs over 18 innings. In the second game, Boise totaled five hits in a 3-1 loss, including a solo homer by Bryant, his third.
Mesa had Saturday off, and returns to action Sunday against the Athletics.