Around the Northwest League and Texas Rangers affiliates for Thursday’s games.
Eugene 8, Spokane 3: Jeff Passantino struck out eight over six innings and the Emeralds () dropped the visiting Indians (6-4).
Starter Ryan Dease was roughed up for seven runs on 11 hits with no walks and four strikeouts.
Austin O’Banion hit a solo homer, his second of the season.
J.P. Martinez (3): 2 for 4, 1 R, 1 K
Hans Crouse (5): DNP
Hillsboro 7, Vancouver 4: Andy Yerzy and Geraldo Perdomo hit solo homers and the Hops (7-3) topped the visiting Canadians (5-5). William Gorman went 2 for 4 with two triples for Hillsboro.
Salem-Keizer 6, Tri-City 4: Aaron Bond hit a go-ahead solo homer in the eighth and the visiting Volcanoes (5-5) beat the Dust Devils (5-5). Diego Rincones went 2 for 5 with an RBI for S-K.
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Top 30 prospect ranks in parenthesis.
Albuquerque 5, Round Rock (AAA) 4: David Dahl drove in Raimel Tapia with a double in the seventh inning and the Isotopes (52-58) edged the Express. Franklin Rollin went 2 for 3 with a two-run homer for Round Rock. Earlier, the Express beat the Isotopes 12-5 in the completion of Wednesday’s game. Cliff Pennington went 3 for 6 with a homer and four RBIs in the opener.
OF Scott Heineman (22): Injured
Frisco (AA) 4, Corpus Christi 1: Jonathan Hernandez allowed one run on three hits over 5.2 innings but walked five with six strikeouts and the RoughRiders (48-63) beat the visiting Hooks (68-42). Michael De Leon collected three hits and Luis Yander La O drove in a pair.
RHP Yohander Mendez (16): DNP
RHP Jonathan Hernandez (6): 5.2 IP, 1 ER, 3 H, 5 BB, 6 K
RHP C.D. Pelham (15): DNP
C Jose Trevino (25): Injured
RHP Edgar Arredondo (30): DNP
Down East (High-A) 5, Myrtle Beach 4: Leody Taveras went 3 for 5 with three RBIs and drove in a run in the ninth with a single and the Wood Ducks (48-63) edged the Pelicans (50-60). Yanio Perez hit a two-run homer for Down East. Jacob Lemoine (W, 2-4) struck out three over two hitless innings, but walked three.
OF Leody Taveras (1): 3 for 5, three RBIs
LHP Joe Palumbo (7): DNP
INF Anderson Tejada (10): 1 for 2, 2 BB, 1 R
RHP Jason Bahr (14): DNP
INF Brendon Davis (27): DNP
Hickory (Low-A) at Hagerstown (ppd.): Rainy night in Hub City. Will make up on Saturday.
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