Royals Minor League Report, May 24

Omaha Storm Chasers (21-23)

Reno 12, Omaha 3
LP: Yohan Pino (2-1)

The Storm Chasers missed out on a four-game sweep, losing a lopsided game vs. Reno. Yohan Pino was charged with eight runs over 3.2 innings after allowing just one run over his first 12.0 Triple-A innings on the year. Reymond Fuentes finished 3-for-5 plus a run. Casey Kotchman added two hits, an RBI and a run. Whit Merrifield became the first Omaha player since 2010 to draw four walks in a game.

NW Arkansas Naturals (29-13)

Tulsa at NW Arkansas -- postponed due to rain

Rain swept through Springdale, postponing Sunday's contest vs. Tulsa. The contest is scheduled as part of a doubleheader on June 9. The Naturals travel to Tulsa on Monday to complete the four-game series.

Wilmington Blue Rocks (24-18)

Wilmington 10, Carolina 2
WP: Jake Junis (2-3)
SV: Kevin McCarthy (1)
HR: None

Wilmington moved to 3-0 in a four-game series, breaking open a 3-2 game with a seven-run eighth. Cam Gallagher doubled three times, drove in four and scored a run. Ramon Torres finished a home run shy of the cycle, driving in two and scoring twice. Frank Schwindel added three hits, two RBIs and two runs. Jake Junis (5.0 IP, 7 H, 2 ER, 1 BB, 2 SO) picked up his second win.

Lexington Legends (19-24)

Lexington 14, Hagerstown 13 (10 innings)
WP: Evan Beal (1-0)
HR: Ryan O'Hearn (11), Alfredo Escalera (6)

Hagerstown issued two intentional walks in the 10th, loading the bases for Elier Hernandez, who drew a walk-off free pass. Every Lexington position player scored at least one run. Ryan O'Hearn drove in three, including his league-leading 11th home run. Mike Hill was 3-for-4 with two doubles, two runs and an RBI.