Prospect Roundup: Games of August 16

Cards' Woodford hurls a gem; M's Rodriguez debuts in style

Jake Woodford is one of three Pacific Coast League starting pitchers with an ERA under 4.00. (Jorge Salgado/El Paso Chihuahuas)

August 17, 2019 10:52 AM ET

Cardinals right-hander Jake Woodford gave up one hit over six shutout innings for Triple-A Memphis, while Mariners outfielder Julio Rodriguez had three hits in his California League debut.

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Garcia hurls hitless ball out of 'Riders' 'pen

Top Yankees prospect yields run, fans seven over five innings

Deivi Garcia is tied for seventh in the Minor Leagues with 154 strikeouts across three levels. (Brendan Willsch/RailRiders)

By Dan Stokes | August 18, 2019 12:23 AM ET

Top Yankees prospect Deivi Garcia pitched five hitless innings in a rare relief appearance Saturday before Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre dropped an 8-7, 11-inning decision to Gwinnett.

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Kirilloff heating up for Blue Wahoos

Twins No. 2 prospect homers, plates three on three-hit night

Alex Kirilloff has eight hits in his last five games, including two three-hit efforts. (Danny ParkerMiLB.com)

By Duane Cross | August 17, 2019 10:30 PM ET

Twins No. 2 prospect Alex Kirilloff had three hits, including a homer, and drove in three runs as Double-A Pensacola flirted with a no-hitter in a 5-1 win over Chattanooga on Saturday.

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Mets' Baty records first three-hit game

First-round pick homers, doubles twice, scores three runs

Brett Baty has 23 hits -- 15 for extra bases -- in 33 games at the Rookie Advanced level. (Allen Greene/Kingsport Mets)

By Duane Cross | August 16, 2019 9:49 PM ET

Mets No. 2 prospect Brett Baty recorded his first career three-hit game, homering and doubling twice, as Rookie Advanced Kingsport thumped Pulaski, 6-1, on Friday night.

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Pearson finally gets first Double-A win

Blue Jays No. 2 prospect hurls 5 2/3 scoreless frames for Cats

With a sample size of 17 2/3 innings, leadoff hitters are batting .151 against Pearson with a 0.51 ERA. (Kevin Pataky/MiLB.com)

By Dan Stokes | August 16, 2019 2:18 AM ET

Toronto Blue Jays No. 2 prospect Nate Pearson hurled 5 2/3 innings for his first Double-A victory in 16 outings as New Hampshire squeaked by Binghamton, 1-0.

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Cardinals' Carlson promoted to Memphis

No. 51 overall prospect heads to Triple-A at age 20

Dylan Carlson's previous career high for homers was 11 before going deep 21 times for Springfield. (Tim Campbell/MiLB.com)

By Sam Dykstra | August 15, 2019 2:36 PM ET

The Cardinals promoted No. 2 prospect Dylan Carlson to Triple-A Memphis after the 20-year-old outfielder hit .281/.364/.518 with 21 homers for Double-A Springfield.

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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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Prospect Roundup: Games of August 14

Twins' Kirilloff homers on three-hit night; Rays' Baz posts zeros

Alex Kirilloff is batting .283 with four homers and 13 RBIs in 11 games in August. (Pensacola Blue Wahoos)

August 15, 2019 10:16 AM ET

Twins outfielder Alex Kirilloff homered on a three-hit night for Double-A Pensacola, while Rays right-hander Shane Baz tossed five scoreless innings for Class A Bowling Green.

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Singer shows dominant form for Naturals

Royals No. 2 prospect fans nine in seven scoreless innings

Brady Singer is 9-5 with a 3.01 ERA and 121 strikeouts over 128 2/3 innings across two levels this season. (Tammy Tucker/MiLB.com)

By Katie Woo | August 15, 2019 12:25 AM ET

Royals No. 2 prospect Brady Singer struck out nine over seven innings in his best start in the Texas League as Double-A Northwest Arkansas blanked Arkansas, 3-0, on Wednesday.

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Prospect Roundup: Games of August 13

M's Gilbert puts up six zeros; O's Rutschman reaches four times

Logan Gilbert has a 2.03 ERA, 0.93 WHIP and .198 opponents' batting average across three levels. (Mark Wagner/Arkansas Travelers)

August 14, 2019 10:12 AM ET

Mariners right-hander Logan Gilbert threw six scoreless innings for Double-A Arkansas, while Orioles catcher Adley Rutschman reached base four times for Class A Short Season Aberdeen.

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