A split for the Dodger affiliates on Monday. Oklahoma City and Tulsa lose their games. However, Rancho Cucamonga and Great Lakes continue to win and maintain their leads in their respective leagues.
Triple-A Oklahoma City
The Express broke a 2-2 tie in the bottom of seventh and they went on to beat the Dodgers 5-2. Kevin Quackenbush gave up a solo home run to Garrett Stubbs and then Derek Fisher doubled home run to give the Express a two-run lead.
In the eighth inning, Nick Tanielu homered off Stetson Allie to add one more run for the Express.
The Dodgers offense mainly consisted of back-to-back home runs from Will Smith and Kyle Garlick. Garlick has had hot start in May. The 27-year old outfielder/designated hitter is hitting .326/.380/.848 in 49 plate appearances.
Caleb Ferguson made a rehab appearance and pitched one scoreless inning with one strikeout. He also gave up one hit and one walk.
The Naturals (Royals) scored seven runs in the bottom of the third to take a four-run lead over the Drillers and would go on to win 8-4. J.D. Martin gave up those seven runs and he took the loss for the Drillers.
Jared Walker and Steve Berman each had two hits. Gavin Lux went 1-for-3 with two RBI.
Keibert Ruiz went 0-for-4 and he is hitting .229/.281/.286 in 112 plate appearances this season. He has struck out six times and has seven walks.
Class-A Rancho Cucamonga
The Quakes started their four-game series at Lancaster with a 7-3 win over JetHawks (Rockies). Winning pitcher Gerardo Carrillo pitched six innings and gave up three runs. He had seven strikeouts and one walk.
Wes Helsabeck picked up a three-inning save. He struck out five and gave up two hits.
Nick Yarnall went 2-for-3 with a home run and a triple. Yarnall drove in three runs. Jeter Downs also had two hits.
Class-A Great Lakes
The Loons had not played since Wednesday but the time off did not slow them down as they beat the Dragons (Reds) 3-2 on Monday.
2017 12th round draft pick Andre Jackson made the start and he pitched 4⅔ scoreless innings just falling short of qualifying for the win. He gave up two hits and two walks. He matched his career high 10 strikeouts.
Jose Martinez pitched the final 4⅓ innings to get the win.
Miguel Vargas had three hits. Jacob Amaya and Dan Robinson each had two hits.
- Los Angeles sent left-handed pitcher Caleb Ferguson on a rehab assignment to Oklahoma City
- Oklahoma City placed right-handed pitcher Daniel Corcino on the 7-day injured list retroactive to May 11, 2019
- Rancho Cucamonga activated right-handed pitcher Sven Schueller from the 7-day injured list
9:35 am PDT: Oklahoma City (Rob Zastryzny) at Round Rock (Brady Rodgers)
3:05 pm: Great Lakes (Zach Willeman) vs. Dayton (Ricky Salinas)
5:05 pm: Tulsa (TBD) at NW Arkansas (Jace Vines)
6:35 pm: Rancho Cucamonga (Leo Crawford) at Lancaster (TBD)