Royals Minor League report: April 11

Royals Minor League report: April 11

Omaha Storm Chasers (2-1)

Omaha 5, New Orleans 1
WP: Joe Paterson (1-0)
HR: Brett Eibner (1)

Omaha led wire-to-wire after scoring three in the first. Moises Sierra doubled home two, finishing 2-for-4 with a run. Eibner added a solo homer in the third. Christian Binford worked four innings, allowing a run, four hits and three walks with a strikeout. Binford is ranked 11th among Royals prospects by MLB.com. Chris Dwyer (2 1/3 IP), Paterson (1 2/3 IP) and Michael Mariot (1 IP) held the Zephyrs scoreless in relief.

NW Arkansas Naturals (1-2)

NW Arkansas 8, Midland 3
WP: Malcom Culver (1-0)
HR: None

Northwest Arkansas won the finale at Midland as the 6-7-8 combination of Mike Bianucci, Balbino Fuenmayor and Dusty Coleman went 9-for-14 with six runs. Lane Adams drove in three and Coleman plated a pair. Jonathan Dziedzic (4 2/3 IP, 6 H, 1 ER, 1 BB, 4 SO) picked up the win. Sam Selman fanned five while allowing two hits and a walk over two scoreless innings.

Wilmington Blue Rocks (1-2)

Myrtle Beach 4, Wilmington 3
LP: Matt Alvarez (0-1)
HR: None

Wilmington scored two in the 10th, only to see Myrtle Beach score three in the home half. Frank Schwindel recorded three hits and two RBIs. Jack Lopez added two hits, including an RBI triple. 19th-ranked Royals prospect Ramon Torres went 2-for-5 with two runs, lifting his average to .385 (5-for-13). Starter Alec Mills struck out three while holding the Pelicans to a run on four hits over 5 1/3 innings.

Lexington Legends (2-1)

Charleston 2, Lexington 0
LP: Niklas Stephenson (0-1)
HR: None

The Legends were held to two hits as they dropped to 2-1 in a four-game set. Charleston's Justin Kamplain retired the first 12 batters, with Wander Franco and Samir Duenez recording back-to-back singles in the fifth. Emilio Ogando tossed four scoreless relief innings for Lexington, fanning five with one hit and one walk.