Schulfer, Martinez throw Kernels' no-hitter

Twins right-hander goes five innings in spot start in nightcap

Austin Schulfer has held opponents to a .139 average over 33 2/3 innings this season. (Cassie Rottink/Cedar Rapids Kernels)

By Chris Tripodi | May 22, 2019 7:44 PM ET

Minnesota Twins prospects Austin Schulfer and Jose Martinez combined for a seven-inning no-no as Class A Cedar Rapids beat Burlington, 9-0, in the second game of Wednesday's doubleheader.

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Aces' Tomas goes yard four times

D-backs outfielder plates eight, teammate Szczur hits for cycle

Yasmany Tomas batted .291/.323/.513 entering the game and raised his OPS by over 100 points. (Jamie Harms/MiLB.com)

By Chris Tripodi | May 20, 2019 5:42 PM ET

Arizona D-backs outfielder Yasmany Tomas went 5-for-6 with eight RBIs and teammate Matt Szczur hit for the cycle in Triple-A Reno's 25-8 win over Tacoma on Monday.

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Fisher Cats' Mineo rips four hits, plates five

Jays prospect falls triple shy of the cycle on career day

Alberto Mineo is 10-for-24 with two home runs and nine RBIs during his seven-game hitting streak. (Rudy C. Jones/MiLB.com)

By Chris Tripodi | May 15, 2019 4:47 PM ET

Alberto Mineo went a perfect 4-for-4 with five RBIs and fell a triple shy of the cycle to help Double A New Hampshire top Reading, 9-3, on Wednesday.

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Farm system storylines: April edition

Dominant runs from Robert, Mize, Alvarez jump out early on

Luis Robert went 34-for-75 (.453) over 19 games with Class A Advanced Winston-Salem in April. (Ben Sandstrom/MiLB.com)

May 3, 2019 10:09 AM ET

Members of the MiLB.com staff cover early-season storylines from all 30 farm systems with prospects like Luis Robert (White Sox), Casey Mize (Tigers) and Yordan Alvarez (Astros) standing out already,

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Cubs' Zinn rips five hits for South Bend

Second base prospect falls a homer shy of the cycle

Delvin Zinn has improved in each of his four seasons in the Minors and has a .944 OPS in 2019. (Brian McLeod/MiLB.com)

By Chris Tripodi | April 24, 2019 5:46 PM ET

Cubs prospect Delvin Zinn went 5-for-5 with a triple and two doubles Wednesday afternoon in Class A South Bend's 10-8 win over Lansing.

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Hansen nabs five hitless frames for Bandits

Astros right-hander spins second gem in three full-season outings

Austin Hansen lowered his ERA to 2.77 and carries an 18-to-7 strikeout-to-walk ratio through three starts. (Paul R. Gierhart/MiLB.com)

By Chris Tripodi | April 23, 2019 7:32 PM ET

Houston Astros right-hander Austin Hansen struck out five and walked three over five hitless innings as Class A Quad Cities topped Peoria, 8-0, on Tuesday.

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Rainiers' Nola collects four extra-base hits

Red-hot catcher homers twice, doubles twice in PCL slugfest

Austin Nola has multiple hits in five of his 10 games this season, including two four-hit performances. (Jeff Halstead/Tacoma Rainiers)

By Chris Tripodi | April 17, 2019 7:01 PM ET

Mariners farmhand Austin Nola went 4-for-5 with two homers and two doubles in Triple-A Tacoma's 11-10 road loss to El Paso on Wednesday.

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Drillers' Lux laces four hits in rout

L.A.'s No. 4 prospect reaches five times, falls double shy of cycle

Gavin Lux is batting a scorching .471/.550/.824 in his first four games of the 2019 season. (Steven Van Worth/MiLB.com)

By Chris Tripodi | April 8, 2019 4:57 PM ET

Los Angeles Dodgers No. 4 prospect Gavin Lux went 4-for-4 with a homer and a triple Monday afternoon to lead Tulsa past visiting Springfield, 10-1.

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Brewers Prospect Primer: Helium for Hiura

Milwaukee's top prospect set to smash in Triple-A San Antonio

Keston Hiura's career Minor League batting line stands at .313/.374/.502 entering the 2019 season. (Jerry Espinoza/MiLB.com)

By Chris Tripodi | March 26, 2019 10:02 AM ET

Even though Keston Hiura is the lone Top-100 prospect in the Brewers system, Milwaukee has other prospects with the potential to make a Major League impact in 2018.

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Bart living up to Giant expectations early on

No. 23 overall prospect erupts to lead system's All-Stars in 2018

Joey Bart got off to a hot start to his career with 13 homers and 40 RBIs in his first 51 games. (Jared Ravich/MiLB.com)

By Chris Tripodi | December 7, 2018 10:51 AM ET

Top Giants prospect Joey Bart headlines their Organization All-Stars after ruling the Northwest League, and he's joined by several Salem-Keizer teammates.

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