TEXAS RANGERS MINOR LEAGUE REPORT FRIDAY, MAY 13, 2022
ORGANIZATIONAL RECORD: 65-57 (.533)
Transactions: JP Martinez reinstated from 7-Day IL (Frisco), Diosbel Arias transferred from Frisco to Arizona. Jayce Easley transferred from Arizona to Hickory, Jake Guenther placed on Development List (Hickory).
ROUND ROCK EXPRESS – L, 19-0 VS OKLAHOMA CITY
Triple-A, Pacific Coast League (20-13, T-1st, – GA)
Round Rock had a rough night Thursday as they fell to Oklahoma City 19-0…starter RHP A.J. Alexy took the loss after going 2.2 IP and allowing 8 RER…CF Josh Smith had one of the three hits in the game for the Express, going 1 for-3…RF Leody Taveras failed to secure a hit ending his 17-game hit streak…Round Rock look to rebound tonight at 7:05 p.m.
FRISCO ROUGHRIDERS – L, 9-7 AT TULSA
Double-A, Texas League (17-13, 1st, 1.0 GA)
Frisco couldn’t overcome a 5-run first inning by Tulsa, falling 9-7 on Thursday night…2B Justin Foscue (2-3, 2B, 3 RBI, 2 BB) recorded a multi-hit game for the 2nd time in his last 3 games and has now hit safely in 12 of his last 14 games…1B Blaine Crim (2-4, HR, RBI, 2 R) hit his team-leading 6th HR of the season…RHP Seth Nordlin and in second relief and tossed 4.1 IP allowing five hits, one earned run, and one walk to go along with five strikeouts Frisco will look to take game 4 of the series tonight at 7:05 p.m.
HICKORY CRAWDADS – L, 7-1 VS GREENSBORO
High-A, South Atlantic League (15-14, 3rd, 3.0 GB)
Hickory failed to get anything going losing 7-1 to Greensboro Thursday night…RF Aaron Zavala went 1-for-3 with a BB, he is hitting .400 for the month of May after hitting .177 all of April…3B Thomas Saggese (2-3, BB) led the team with 2 hits on the night… CF Jayce Easley went 1-for-5 in his first game back from sports hernia surgery that occurred on February 14th of this year…starter RHP Ben Anderson took the loss allowing 5 R-ER in 4.0 IP to go along with 6 SO…Hickory will look to even up the series in game 4 tonight at 6:00 p.m.
DOWN EAST WOOD DUCKS – L, 11-3 VS LYNCHBURG
Low-A, Carolina League (13-17, 4th, 5.5 GB)
Down East couldn’t’ keep Lynchburg off the board as they fell 11-3 Thursday night…CF Daniel Mateo (2-4, 2B) and 2B Maximo Acosta (2-3, RBI, BB) both recorded multi-hit games and combined for 4 of the team’s 7 hits in the game…starter RHP Jose Corneill (3.0 IP. 7 H, 6 ER, BB, 8 SO) took the loss for the Woodies…Down East will return to the field tonight at 6:00 p.m. for game 4 of the series.
From Texas Rangers PR staff reports