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Chris Heisey HR wins it for Oklahoma City

Chris Heisey has a .961 OPS and five home runs this season
Chris Heisey has a .961 OPS and five home runs this season

Oklahoma City's late rally carries them to only win by Dodger affiliates on Sunday.

Player of the day

Oklahoma City Dodger center fielder Chris Heisey broke the 1-1 tie with his fifth home run of the season. Heisey has a .961 OPS in 48 plate appearances with OKC this season.

Triple-A Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City came up with three runs in the eighth inning to come back and defeat the Omaha Storm Chasers (Royals) 3-1. The Dodgers have the best record in the Pacific Coast League at 14-4.

The rally began when an error and single put Darwin Barney and Buck Britton on first and second. Barney stole third and then scored the tying run on a wild pitch.

With one out, Chris Heisey hit a two-run home run that gave the Dodgers the lead. David Aardsma would secure the victory with his fifth save of the season.

Randy Fontanez pitched four scoreless innings. Mike Thomas gave up one run in his three innings. Josh Ravin struck out two and he got the win.

Double-A Tulsa

Tulsa was unable to sweep Northwest Arkansas Naturals (Royals) losing 10-5.

Chris Anderson took his first loss of the season. Anderson gave up five runs, seven hits, a walk while striking out five. Jacob Rhame made his AA debut pitching a scoreless but eventful inning as he gave up two hits, a walk and struck out two.

Corey Seager went 0-for-4 with a walk and two strikeouts. Brian Burgamy, Travis Witherspoon and Luis Matos each had two hits in the losing cause.

Class-A Rancho Cucamonga

Lake Elsinore Storm (Padres) won their third straight defeating the Quakes 10-2. The Quakes have now lost five of their last six games.

Zack Bird walked five in his 37 pitch first inning where he also gave up three runs and a hit.. Bird had pitched well in his first three starts but he was unable to get past that inning.

A.J. Vanegas two shutout inning performance was the Quakes highlight of the game.

Low Class-A Great Lakes

The Lake County Captains (Indians) shutout the Loons 6-0 behind a dominating Dace Kime performance. Kime struck out 12 and gave up just two hits over seven innings.

Kelvin Guzman started for the Loons and was ineffective giving up eight hits, two walks and four runs, two earned.


So many they deserved their own post.

Triple-A: Pitchers Scott Baker and Carlos Frias were called up to Dodgers. Pitcher Mike Bolsinger was activated after being optioned last week and infielder Mike Carp were activated after being signed on Saturday. Pitchers Matt Shelton and Rudy Owens were placed on the disabled list. Pitchers Michael Thomas and Randy Fontanez were promoted from Tulsa.

Double-A: Infielder Lars Anderson was demoted from Oklahoma City. Pitcher Jacob Rhame was promoted from Rancho Cucamonga. Pitcher Fabio Martinez was activated from the disabled list.

Class-A: Infielder Paul Hoenecke was demoted by Tulsa. Infielder Luis Meza was promoted from extended spring training. Infielder Delvis Morales was placed on the disabled list.

Sunday box scores

Oklahoma City 3, Omaha 2

Northwest Arkansas 10, Tulsa 5

Lake Elsinore 10, Rancho Cucamonga 2

Lake County 6, Great Lakes 0

Monday schedule

5:05 p.m. PT: Oklahoma City (Zach Lee) vs. Omaha (Christian Binford)

5:10 p.m.: Tulsa (Julio Urias)  at Arkansas (Angels) (Albert Suarez)