Royals Minor League report: June 1

Omaha Storm Chasers (26-26)

Omaha 2, Albuquerque 1
WP: John Lamb (6-1)
SV: Brian Broderick (1)
HR: Cheslor Cuthbert (6)

Cheslor Cuthbert's ninth-inning homer was the difference as Omaha earned a 2-2 split with a second-straight 2-1 win. John Lamb tossed a career-high 8.0 innings, holding the Isotopes to an unearned run, two hits and three walks with five strikeouts. The lefty lowered his ERA to 2.74 (14 ER in 46.0 IP). Francisco Pena's seventh-inning single plated Jose Martinez for the tying run.

NW Arkansas Naturals (31-17)

Monday was a travel day for all Texas League squads. The Naturals are at Corpus Christi (Astros) tonight.

Wilmington Blue Rocks (28-23)

Wilmington 4, Carolina 1
WP: Alec Mills (4-3)
SV: Andrew Edwards (1)
HR: Cody Stubbs (1)

Alec Mills worked 8.0 innings, helping Wilmington snap a five-game losing streak. He allowed a lone run on a homer in the third, scattering six hits and a walk with four strikeouts. Cody Stubbs finished a triple shy of the cycle, with his first inning home run giving the Blue Rocks a 2-0 lead.

Lexington Legends (21-30)

Rome 5, Lexington 2
LP: Torey Deshazier (3-4)
HR: None

Lexington dropped the opener of a seven-game road trip. Corey Toups started the game with a triple, then scored on a sac fly by Humberto Arteaga. Alfredo Escalera went 2-for-3 with a triple and a run. Torey Deshazier (5.2 IP, 6 H, 2 ER, 2 BB, 5 SO) carried a shutout into the fifth.