Sampson records eighth straight win

Padres' No. 16 prospect whiffs six in seven shutout innings

Keyvius Sampson has yielded just one run in his last 26 innings over four starts. (San Antonio Missions)

By MiLB.com Staff | August 4, 2013 8:24 PM ET

Padres' No. 16 prospect Keyvius Sampson (10-4) allowed four hits and a walk while striking out six in seven innings to earn the win in San Antonio's 1-0 blanking of Frisco. The 22-year-old right-hander has won eight straight decisions and is 6-0 with a 1.24 ERA and 69 strikeouts in 58 innings over his last 10 appearances.

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Top Yankees prospect Gary Sanchez doubled and drove in a run in Trenton's 4-3 victory over Reading. The 20-year-old catcher also threw out a runner attempting to steal second in his Double-A debut. Sanchez hit .254/.313/.420 in 362 at-bats for Tampa in the Florida State League.

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Astros' No. 10 prospect Domingo Santana hit a walk-off single in the 10th inning to give Corpus Christi a 2-1 victory over Midland. The right fielder had gone hitless in four at-bats until he ended the game and earned the win for Pat Urckfitz (6-3), who gave up a hit and fanned one in two scoreless frames.

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Ryan Vogelsong (2-0) gave up a run on five hits and fanned five to earn the win in Richmond's 8-3 defeat of New Hampshire. The Giants right-hander is working his way back from a fractured right hand suffered in May.

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Tigers' No. 4 prospect Daniel Fields smacked three singles and drove in three runs in Erie's 9-5 win over New Britain. Eugenio Suarez, the club's No. 5 prospect, drove in four runs on a pair of singles.

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Theo Bowe tripled, scored the winning run and added an RBI in Pensacola's 4-3 victory at Birmingham. The left fielder also stole his ninth base of the season. Bowe's teammate Devin Lohman doubled twice and reached base four times.

 

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