Astros' Bielak taking off at Triple-A

Houston's No. 12 prospect fans nine over seven one-hit innings

Brandon Bielak has struck out 60 batters in 60 2/3 innings between Double-A and Triple-A in 2019. (Joshua Tjiong/MiLB.com)

By Sam Dykstra | June 24, 2019 6:03 PM ET

Astros No. 12 prospect Brandon Bielak allowed one hit and one walk while striking out nine over seven scoreless innings Monday to lead Triple-A Round Rock to a 6-4 win at Iowa.

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Tigers' Greene debuts with bang

No. 5 overall Draft pick goes deep twice, falls triple shy of cycle

Riley Greene had a .554 on-base percentage and .916 slugging percentage in his senior season of high school. (Cliff Welch/MiLB.com)

By Andrew Battifarano | June 24, 2019 4:09 PM ET

Tigers prospect Riley Greene fell a triple of the cycle, collecting two home runs and five RBIs to lead Rookie-level GCL Tigers West to a 9-4 victory over the GCL Blue Jays at Tigertown on Monday afternoon.

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Thunder's Garcia earns Pitcher of the Week

No. 4 Yankees prospect matched Minors season high with 15 K's

Deivi Garcia has struck out 25 batters in 16 innings in June for Double-A Trenton. (Kevin Pataky/MiLB.com)

By Andrew Battifarano | June 24, 2019 3:11 PM ET

New York Yankees prospect Deivi was named Eastern League Pitcher of the Week after tying the Minors season high with 15 strikeouts in while allowing just a hit and a walk over six scoreless frames for Double-A Trenton.

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M's Lewis headlines Players of the Week

No. 7 Seattle prospect went 11-for-21 with Double-A Travelers

Kyle Lewis has produced a .755 OPS this season over 66 games for Double-A Arkansas. (Joshua Tjiong/MiLB.com)

By Sam Dykstra | June 24, 2019 3:11 PM ET

Mariners No. 7 prospect Kyle Lewis went 11-for-21 (.524) over six games for Double-A Arkansas last week to headline the latest group of Minor League Offensive Players of the Week.

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Eastern League announces All-Star rosters

Double-A circuit's brightest stars head to Richmond on July 10

The Tigers' top two prospects, Matt Manning and Casey Mize, headline the Western Division staff. (Kevin Pataky, David Monseur/MiLB.com)

By John Parker | June 24, 2019 2:42 PM ET

The Eastern League announced its 2019 All-Star rosters, featuring the circuit's strikeout leader (Erie's Matt Manning) and a pair of top overall Draft picks (Erie's Casey Mize and Reading's Mickey Moniak).

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IL notes: Katoh hoping to get off shuttle

Yankees prospect has bounced between Double-A, Triple-A

Gosuke Katoh was a postseason All-Star in the Gulf Coast League in 2013 and the Appalachian League in 2015. (Chris Robertson/MiLB.com)

By Bob Sutton | June 24, 2019 11:02 AM ET

Yankees prospect Gosuke Katoh has bounced back and forth between Double-A Trenton and Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre but knows what he has to do to reach the next level.

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On the Road: A pair of Burkharts in El Paso

Chihuahuas coaching staff includes brothers Morgan, Lance

Lance Burkhart (left) is the Chihuahuas fielding coach. His older brother, Morgan, serves as hitting coach.

By Benjamin Hill | June 24, 2019 10:35 AM ET

After a lifetime of baseball, Morgan and Lance Burkhart are finally on the same team. The brothers are both coaching for the El Paso Chihuahuas.

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Prospect Roundup: Games of June 23

D-backs' Chisholm has big day; M's Sheffield strikes out nine

Jazz Chisholm is hitting .271/.392/.508 with four homers and 13 RBIs in 18 games in June. (Danny Parker/MiLB.com)

June 24, 2019 10:18 AM ET

D-backs shortstop Jazz Chisholm homered on a three-hit day for Double-A Jackson, while Mariners southpaw Justus Sheffield struck out a season-high nine for Double-A Arkansas.

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Rays' Franco heading up to Stone Crabs

Baseball's top overall prospect promoted to Florida State League

In less than two seasons of pro ball, Wander Franco sports a .335 average with 88 runs and 86 RBIs. (Chris Robertson/MiLB.com)

By Katie Woo | June 23, 2019 10:41 PM ET

Wander Franco, the highest-ranked prospect in baseball, has been promoted to the Florida State League and is expected to join the Stone Crabs on Tuesday.

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Green completes cycle for Pulaski

Yankees No. 23 prospect doubles to cap first four-hit game

Pulaski's Ryder Green is hitting .300 with a 1.100 OPS through five games after his cycle on Sunday. (Mike Janes/Four Seam Images)

By Michael Avallone | June 23, 2019 10:08 PM ET

Yankees prospect Ryder Green hit for the cycle, completing it with a seventh-inning double, as Rookie Advanced Pulaski rolled past Bluefield, 18-5, on Sunday.

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