Urias, Chihuahuas sluggers make PCL heel

Padres No. 2 prospect smacks team's 201st homer of season

Baseball's No. 20 overall prospect Luis Urias parked his 19th homer of the season. (Jorge Salgado/El Paso Chihuahuas)

By Katie Woo | July 19, 2019 2:17 AM ET

San Diego Padres No. 2 prospect Luis Urias clubbed Triple-A El Paso's 201st long ball of the season -- the most in the league in the 21st century -- en route to a 7-4 win over Reno.

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Lux, Garlick power 18-run Dodgers romp

No. 2 Dodgers prospect belts five hits; outfielder homers thrice

Gavin Lux and Kyle Garlick combined for eight hits and four home runs in the matinee. (Megan Filipowski and Cody Roper/MiLB.com)

By Sam Dykstra | July 18, 2019 5:51 PM ET

Dodgers No. 2 prospect Gavin Lux notched his first career five-hit game and outfielder Kyle Garlick homered three times to lead Triple-A Oklahoma City to an 18-5 win over Iowa on Thursday.

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Scorching Lux homers twice for Dodgers

No. 31 overall prospect extends Triple-A hit streak to 14 games

Gavin Lux is 29-for-58 (.500) with 15 extra-base hits and 19 RBIs during a 14-game hitting streak. (Megan Filipowski)

By Tyler Maun | July 17, 2019 11:48 PM ET

Dodgers No. 2 prospect Gavin Lux belted two home runs to extend his hitting streak to 14 games -- every one in which he's played at Triple-A -- as Oklahoma City fell to Iowa, 7-5, on Wednesday.

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Grisham continues tear for Missions

Brewers No. 30 prospect smacks go-ahead homer in eighth

Trent Grisham is hitting .314/.392/.651 with nine homers and 18 RBIs in 22 Pacific Coast League games. (San Antonio Missions)

By Dan Stokes | July 17, 2019 12:40 AM ET

Brewers No. 30 prospect Trent Grisham extended his home run streak to three games with a go-ahead blast in the eighth inning as Triple-A San Antonio edged Nashville, 6-5.

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Smith powers Dodgers' romp with big start

No. 4 prospect plates career-high seven; Lux chips in four hits

Will Smith has 10 homers in his last 14 games with Oklahoma City. (Dylan Heuer/Iowa Cubs)

By Tyler Maun | July 16, 2019 11:28 PM ET

Dodgers No. 4 prospect Will Smith cranked a pair of homers, including his first grand slam, and drove a career-high seven runs to power Triple-A Oklahoma City to a 13-4 romp over Iowa on Tuesday.

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Shaw equals career high with five hits

Giants' 10th-ranked prospect goes yard, drives in three runs

Chris Shaw's five hits matched a career high, last set on April 11, 2018 against Reno. (Ben Sandstrom/MiLB.com)

By Shlomo Sprung | July 16, 2019 2:06 AM ET

Giants No. 10 prospect Chris Shaw went yard and plated three runs on a five-hit night in the Triple-A Sacramento River Cats' 12-11 win over Salt Lake on Monday.

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Payton, Armenteros Named PCL Player's of the Week

PCL Names Player's of the Week for July 8-14

July 15, 2019 1:57 PM ET

The Pacific Coast League office announced Monday that Las Vegas Aviators outfielder Mark Payton and right-hander Rogelio Armenteros of the Round Rock Express were named Player and Pitcher of the Week for the period of July 8-14, 2019.

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Valaika comes up big in return to 'Topes

Rockies infielder drives in six runs in first career five-hit game

Pat Valaika is 15-for-35 (.429) with nine extra-base hits and 12 RBIs in his last eight games. (Albuquerque Isotopes)

By Daren Smith | July 15, 2019 12:46 AM ET

Rockies infielder Pat Valaika drove in six runs in his first career five-hit game as Triple-A Albuquerque cruised to a 12-3 victory over El Paso on Sunday night.

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Court in session for Rainiers infielder

Mariners farmhand keys rally with homer in fifth straight game

Ryan Court has hit seven homers in 96 at-bats with Tacoma, including five in his last 20. (Jeff Halstead/Tacoma Rainiers)

By Michael Avallone | July 14, 2019 9:35 PM ET

Mariners infielder Ryan Court homered for the fifth consecutive game and reached safely three times to help Triple-A Tacoma rally past Reno, 5-4, in 10 innings on Sunday afternoon.

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Aviators' Payton flies round trip thrice

A's prospect completes Las Vegas' second hat trick of '19

Only three qualified hitters in the Pacific Coast League have a better OPS than Mark Payton's .989. (Las Vegas Aviators)

By Joe Bloss | July 14, 2019 3:07 AM ET

A's prospect Mark Payton recorded the second three-homer game of the season for Triple-A Las Vegas, which outslugged Salt Lake, 13-9, on Saturday night.

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