Phillips hurls one-hit shutout for San Jose

Giants right-hander allows one baserunner, strikes out eight

Aaron Phillips sports a 4.28 ERA in 23 appearances in the California League this season. (San Jose Giants)

By Jordan Wolf | August 18, 2019 11:04 PM ET

Giants right-hander Aaron Phillips delivered his first career complete game, allowing one baserunner and striking out eight, to lead Class A Advanced San Jose to a 4-0 win over Inland Empire.

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M's Rodriguez hit on forearm, exits game

No. 52 overall prospect had five hits in two Cal League contests

Julio Rodriguez is 13-for-23 (.565) with two homers and 13 RBIs in his last six games across two levels. (Joe Williams/West Virginia Power)

By Katie Woo | August 18, 2019 2:28 AM ET

Playing just his second game since a promotion to Class A Advanced Modesto, Mariners No. 2 prospect Julio Rodriguez was hit by a pitch on the left forearm and left the game two innings later Saturday.

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Storm's Arias dazzles with four-hit night

Padres No. 16 prospect triples twice, falls double shy of cycle

Gabriel Arias is batting .352 with 35 RBIs in 49 games since the California League All-Star break. (Jerry Espinoza/MiLB.com)

By Shlomo Sprung | August 18, 2019 12:56 AM ET

Padres No. 16 prospect Gabriel Arias went 4-for-4 with a homer, two triples and three RBIs and 18th-ranked Joey Cantillo threw five shutout innings in Class A Advanced Lake Elsinore's 7-2 win over Stockton.

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Mariners promote Rodriguez to Modesto

No. 2 prospect rises after posting .850 OPS at West Virginia

Julio Rodriguez collected 31 extra-base hits in 67 games with West Virginia. (Joe Williams/West Virginia Power)

By Sam Dykstra | August 15, 2019 1:22 PM ET

Mariners No. 2 prospect Julio Rodriguez is being promoted to Class A Advanced Modesto after posting an. 850 OPS over 67 games with Class A West Virginia.

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Vilade hustles to big night for JetHawks

Rockies No. 6 prospect notches second four-hit game of August

Ryan Vilade has posted a .468/.451/.757 slash line through his first 11 games in August. (Lewis Duran/MiLB.com)

By Tyler Maun | August 14, 2019 1:42 AM ET

Colorado Rockies No. 6 prospect Ryan Vilade notched his second four-hit game of August as Class A Advanced Lancaster beat Lake Elsinore, 9-4, on Tuesday.

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Cal notes: Marcello, Nuts eye K record

Modesto pitching coach set Cal League mark as season goal

Rob Marcello went 2-0 with one save and a 5.55 ERA in the New York-Penn League in 2013. (Jerry Espinoza/MiLB.com)

By Merisa Jensen | August 12, 2019 10:29 AM ET

In his first season as Modesto pitching coach, Rob Marcello set a goal of breaking the single-season Cal League strikeout record. With less than a month to go, the mark is within reach.

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Luzardo dominates in Ports rehab start

Top A's prospect fans seven of 10 over three hitless innings

In a season marred by injuries, Jesus Luzardo has held opposing batters to a .228 average. (Stockton Ports)

By Katie Woo | August 11, 2019 2:33 AM ET

Top A's prospect Jesus Luzardo tossed three hitless innings in a rehab start, striking out seven of the 10 batters he faced, as Class A Advanced Stockton blanked Rancho Cucamonga, 5-0, on Saturday.

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M's Kelenic promoted to Double-A Arkansas

No. 24 overall prospect moving up for second time this season

Jarred Kelenic has a .300/.375/.539 slash line with 17 homers and 51 RBIs in 96 games across two levels. (Shelly Valenzuela/San Jose Giants)

By Brian Stultz | August 10, 2019 11:49 AM ET

Top Mariners prospect Jarred Kelenic has been promoted to the Double-A Arkansas after hitting .290 with six homers and 22 RBIs in 46 games with Class A Advanced Modesto.

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Stingy Frisbee fans 11 in latest shutout start

Giants right-hander hasn't allowed a run in his last three outings

Matt Frisbee's 11 strikeouts were the most in an outing by a San Jose pitcher this season. (Shelly Valenzuela/San Jose Giants)

By Katie Woo | August 8, 2019 12:58 AM ET

San Francisco Giants right-hander Matt Frisbee set a career high in strikeouts over seven innings as Class A Advanced San Jose rolled to a 2-0 victory over Lake Elsinore.

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Patiño stepping into Sod Poodles uniform

Padres No. 4 prospect makes climb after brilliant July for Storm

Luis Patiño put up a 1.19 ERA in July, finishing the month with back-to-back scoreless starts. (Jerry Espinoza/MiLB.com)

By Tyler Maun | August 7, 2019 9:52 PM ET

After a terrific four-plus months with Class A Advanced Lake Elsinore, fourth-ranked San Diego prospect Luis Patiño was promoted to the Double-A Amarillo Sod Poodles.

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