TEXAS RANGERS MINOR LEAGUE REPORT, JULY 2, 2022
Domestic Texas affiliates were 3-2 on Friday.
Round Rock won 5-3 at Las Vegas, holding on for the win after taking a 5-1 lead…starter Kolby Allard: W, 5.0 IP, 5 H, 2 R-ER, 2 BB, 8 SO, 1 HR…CF Ezequiel Duran went 3-for-3 w/ a 2-R HR…has HR in 2 straight, his 3rd and 4th career Triple-A contests…1B Elier Hernandez was 3-for-4 w/ 2 2B and an RBI…A.J. Alexy pitched in relief (2.0 IP, 4 H, 0 R).
Frisco won 5-0 vs. Corpus Christi behind a strong start from RHP Owen White (W, 5.1 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 7 SO, 68 pitches/46 strikes).
White was forced to exit in the 6th when he rolled his left ankle (sprain)…the injury was not thought to be serious…White in his 1st 2 Double-A starts: 2-0, 1.69 (2 ER/10.2 IP), 3 BB/12 SO, .162 opp. BA…CF J.P. Martinez hit a 2-R HR in the 4th…1B Blaine Crim went 2-for-3 w/ a BB and R…SS Jonathan Ornelas went 3-for-5, his 14th game with 3+ hits this season.
Hickory lost 2-1 vs. Greensboro, with all runs scored in the 1st 3 innings…starting RHP Nick Krauth took the tough loss (L, 6.0 IP, 4 H, 2 R-ER, 1 BB, 1 SO)…C Cody Freeman hit his 9th HR for the only ‘Dads run.
Down East lost 9-3 vs. Kannapolis…the Wood Ducks were down 9-0 before scoring game’s last 3 runs…RHP Josh Stephan started and took the loss (5.0 IP, 7 H, 6 R-4 ER, 2 BB, 4 SO, 2 HR)…RF Jose Rodriguez had Wood Ducks’ lone multi-hit game (2-4, 2B, RBI).
ACL Rangers won 5-3 at ACL Rockies…1B Miguel Villarroel, RF Yeison Morrobel, and DH Ismael Pedua each had 2 hits, with Vellarroel adding a double and 2 RBI…starter Florencia Serrano posted 2.0 SHO IP.
From Texas Rangers PR staff reports