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Genovés finds power switch in Emeralds' opener

Giants' No. 18 prospect swats two homers, double in Game 1 win
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Sept. 21

Battenfield strong-arms RubberDucks to victory

Cleveland's No. 17 prospect matches career high with 10 strikeouts
September 21, 2021

Sept. 21

Toribio flexes muscles for San Jose in Game 1

Giants' No. 14 prospect slugs solo homer, plates two runs
September 21, 2021

Sept. 21

Around the Minors: The week of Sept. 20

Sights and sounds from action across Minor League Baseball
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Sept. 21

De Horta's strong start gives Biscuits early lead

September 21, 2021

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Adrian De Horta (1-0) pitched five shutout innings and the Biscuits (1-0) provided the right-hander with more than enough offense in a convincing 7-1 win over the Mississippi Braves (0-1) in Game 1 of the 2021 Double-A South Championship Series on Tuesday night at Riverwalk Stadium. The

Marauders win wild one on a walk-off walk

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BRADENTON, Fla. — Late drama abounded Tuesday night at LECOM Park, as the Marauders rallied from behind for a walkoff win, 4-3, over the Tampa Tarpons in Game 1 of the Low-A Southeast League Championship Series. Trailing 3-2 entering the bottom of the ninth, the Marauders (1-0) got a one-out

Thomas, Aces deal record number of triples

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RENO, Nev. – The Reno Aces legged out six triples in a 19-4 win over the Salt Lake Bees. The triple total is the most since at least 2005 – the furthest back reliable stats are available. Drew Ellis led the way with five hits, five RBIs and three doubles.

2021 MiLB playoffs preview: Double-A

Wichita set to experience its first taste of postseason action
September 21, 2021

The Double-A playoffs begin with three best-of-five series featuring the top two teams in each league. Montgomery and Mississippi face off in the South, Wichita wrestles with Northwest Arkansas in the Central and Bowie battles Akron in the Northeast. All three series are set to run from Sept. 21-26.

2021 MiLB playoffs preview: High-A

Luciano, Eugene travel to Spokane; Hot Rods face 'Hoppers
@Gerard_Gilberto
September 21, 2021

Following the lost season in 2020 and the sweeping changes made throughout Minor League Baseball, representatives from each of the three High-A leagues will go straight to the Finals to decide its 2021 champion with best-of-5 series, starting Tuesday. This is a departure from past procedures, when each of the

2021 MiLB playoffs preview: Low-A

Dominguez, Tampa host Bradenton; Veen, Fresno travel to San Jose
@christripodi
September 21, 2021

Minor League Baseball! After the 2020 Minor League season was canceled due to COVID-19, baseball returned to the Minors in 2021, albeit under a different structure. Low-A went from two leagues (Midwest and South Atlantic) to three (East, Southeast, West), and the representatives from each will go straight to the

Triple-A Final Stretch to benefit local charities

'Homers That Help' to assist charities in all 30 Triple-A cities
September 21, 2021

Minor League Baseball has announced the creation of a charitable component to the 10-game Triple-A Final Stretch of games that will benefit 501(c)3 charities in each Triple-A city. For each home run hit by Triple-A teams (home and road games) during the Triple-A Final Stretch, Minor League Baseball will donate

Scouting report: Orioles’ Jordan Westburg

Powerful infielder can play important role in club's rebuild
@Gerard_Gilberto
September 21, 2021

MiLB.com's Scouting Report series spotlights players who are just starting their professional careers, focusing on what the experts are projecting for these young phenoms. Here's a look at sixth-ranked Orioles prospect Jordan Westburg. For more player journeys on The Road to The Show, click here. The Orioles have built much

Beauchamp, Withrow in league of their own

Women not only head groundskeepers, but ground breakers as well
@RobTnova24
September 21, 2021

It’s one of the game's lesser-known exclusive clubs, and Caroline Beauchamp and Leah Withrow are honored to be a part of it. But they hope it expands -- and soon. Out of 120 teams in Minor League Baseball, the pair are the only women serving as head groundskeepers. To expand

Aces' Thomas races for two triples on four-hit night

Alek Thomas racks up nine total bases
September 21, 2021

RENO, Nev. – The Reno Aces battled back from an early deficit, but weren’t able to complete the comeback against the Salt Lake Bees tonight and fell 10-8. The Aces slugged four triples in the contest, setting a new franchise record. Salt Lake had a big start to the game,

Peña, Matijevic power Sugar Land to victory

September 20, 2021

(SUGAR LAND, Texas) – Jeremy Peña and JJ Matijevic delivered home runs and combined to drive in all five runs in a 5-3 Sugar Land Skeeters win over the Albuquerque Isotopes on Monday night at Constellation Field. Matijevic got the Skeeters started with a three-run homer to straightaway right field

Skeeters pick up Astros' top two prospects

September 20, 2021

(SUGAR LAND, Texas) – Prior to the Sugar Land Skeeters’ game Monday against the Albuquerque Isotopes, catcher Korey Lee was promoted to the Skeeters from Double A Corpus Christi and infielder Pedro León was assigned to the Skeeters following a rehab assignment with the Houston Astros’ Florida Complex League team.

Akron, Bowie punch Double-A Northeast tickets

Fermin's game-tying blast rallies RubberDucks to last playoff spot
September 19, 2021

Sept. 19

Fightin Phils' Crouse saves his best for last

September 19, 2021

BOX SCORE - Reading 4, Binghamton 0 The Reading Fightin Phils shutout the Binghamton Rumble Ponies 4-0 on the final night of the 2021 season. Dalton Guthrie, Josh Stephen, and Grenny Cumana had two-hit contests, while Brock Stassi launched his second home run of the season. Reading scored early in

Meadows, Rivera power Whitecaps in rout

Rivera launched a two-run home run to tie the Whitecaps franchise record set by Kelly Hunt in 2004
September 19, 2021

LANSING, MI – The West Michigan Whitecaps closed the 2021 regular season by breaking records and tying others as part of a 19-4 blowout victory over the Lansing Lugnuts in front of 4,025 fans at Jackson Field on Sunday afternoon. Infielder Rey Rivera launched a two-run home run to tie

Louisville's Okey slugs a pair of long balls

September 19, 2021

Memphis, Tenn. – The Louisville Bats rallied late as Chris Okey launched two home runs and three other Bats turned in multi-hit games to take the series finale 8-7 against the Memphis Redbirds on Sunday afternoon at AutoZone Park. [BOX SCORE] Chris Okey went 4-5 with two homeruns and Alejo

Jones' first two Triple-A homers lead way for Omaha

Chasers beat I-Cubs to clinch first winning season since 2015
September 19, 2021

PAPILLION, Neb. -- First baseman Travis Jones hit two home runs—his first two home runs at the Triple-A level—to help the Omaha Storm Chasers defeat the Iowa Cubs, 10-3, on Sunday at Werner Park to complete the 120-game regular season. Omaha (66-54) finished the regular season 12 games over .500