Another good day for the Dodger minor league affiliates. Oklahoma City, Tulsa, Rancho Cucamonga, Great Lakes, Ogden and AZL Dodgers all won and continued to work towards the postseason.
The two DSL Dodger teams split their games, DSL Dodgers Robinson won their game while DSL Dodgers Guerrero lost their game. The Dominican Summer League regular season ended on Saturday, the DSL Dodgers finished their season with a 39-30 record and the DSL Dodgers Guerrero was 34-36. Neither team made the playoffs.
Player of the day
Gerardo Carrillo extended his scoreless inning streak to 15 innings on Saturday. The Loon’s right-handed pitcher threw a season-high seven innings, he allowed six hits and walked one. Carrillo struck out seven, which was also a season-high.
Triple-A Oklahoma City
The Dodgers got solid pitching in their 4-2 win over the Colorado Springs Sky Sox (Brewers). Daniel Corcino pitched six innings and gave up two runs and five hits. Corcino walked two and struck out seven.
Three Dodger relievers each pitched one inning. Stetson Allie got his third win, Joe Broussard had one strikeout in his inning and Brian Schlitter recorded his 19th save.
Edwin Rios doubled and drove in a run. Tim Locastro singled and had one run batted in.
The Drillers shutout the Springfield Cardinals 5-0 behind the pitching of Tony Gonsolin and the hitting from Gavin Lux. Gonsolin pitched five innings and struck out two.
Lux hit a two-run homer to put the Drillers on the board. In the next inning, Mike Ahmed had a two-run single. Drew Jackson also had two hits.
Class-A Rancho Cucamonga
The Quakes extended their winning streak to five games in their 9-4 win over the Inland Empire 66ers (Angels). The win gave the Quakes a total of 80 wins this season which ties a franchise high.
Cristian Santana hit a two-run homer in the first inning. Jeren Kendall had three hits and scored twice. Brandon Montgomery also homered in the fourth inning.
Edwin Uceta started for the Quakes and he pitched 3⅔ innings, giving up four runs and five hits. Dan Jagiello struck out five in his two innings of work. Logan Salow struck out four in the 1⅔ innings that were pitched.
Class-A Great Lakes
The Loons held on to a 1-0 win over the West Michigan Whitecaps (Tigers). A two-out double was misplayed to let Gersel Pitre score the only run in the game.
Gerardo Carrillo and Darien Nunez combined to strike out nine with just one walk given up. Carrillo has pitched 44 innings at Great Lakes with a 1.43 ERA.
The Raptors held on to win 8-5 over the Orem Owlz (Angels). Marcus Chiu was 2-for-5 with a triple and five runs batted in.
Arizona-Rookie AZL Dodgers
The AZL Dodgers won 2-1 over the AZL Padres Two on Saturday. The AZL Dodgers have one more regular season game left on Monday. Then the Arizona League will begin their postseason on Tuesday.
Right now, who will play on Tuesday, is not yet known. The AZL Dodgers could play or they might get a bye until Wednesday.
Class-A: Los Angeles optioned left-handed pitcher Julio Urias to Rancho Cucamonga.
11:00 a.m. PT: Great Lakes (TBD) at West Michigan (Endrys Briceno)
4:05 p.m.: Oklahoma City (Kyle Lobstein) vs. Colorado Springs (Adrian Houser)
5:05 p.m.: Tulsa (Ben Holmes) vs. Springfield (Matt Pearce)
5:35 p.m.: Rancho Cucamonga (Wills Montgomerie) at Inland Empire (Erik Manoah)