McGrath has allowed two runs (one earned) on six hits and two walks with five strikeouts over 12 innings in Arizona for a 0.75 ERA and 0.67 WHIP. McGrath has won both his decisions.
Right-handed reliever Phil Maton is also 2-0 with a 1.29 ERA and 0.57 WHIP for the Peoria Javelinas. He has allowed one run on four hits and no walks with eight strikeouts in seven innings.
Right-hander Jason Jester has two saves and has allowed one run on seven hits and three walks with seven strikeouts over eight innings in Arizona for a 1.13 ERA. Left-hander Jose Torres (4.15 ERA) has allowed three runs (two earned) on five hits and three walks with three strikeouts in 4 1/3 innings. Left-hander Brad Wieck (0-1, 8.64 ERA) has allowed eight runs on 11 hits and six walks with 13 strikeouts in 8 1/3 innings.
Second baseman Josh VanMeter continues to lead the three Padres hitting prospects in the AFL. He is hitting .297 (11-for-37) with 12 walks for a .451 on-base percentage. He has one home run and has driven in six runs with 10 runs scored.
Center fielder Franchy Cordero is hitting .250 (10-for-40) with a .318 on-base percentage. He has two doubles and a homer for six RBIs and eight runs scored. Center fielder Michael Gettys is hitting .204 (11-for-54) with four doubles, a triple, two homers, two steals, four RBIs and eight runs scored.
Second baseman Asuaje went 9-for-26 last week with a triple and seven RBIs for Escogido to raise his batting average to .273. He has also drawn four walks for a .350 on-base percentage. Center fielder Margot is hitting .294 (10-for-34) for the Toros del Este with four doubles and three walks for a .342 on-base percentage. The Toros are using him in the leadoff and No. 3 spots in their batting order.
Left-hander Frank Garces has allowed three runs on a hit and two walks with a strikeout in 3 1/3 innings over four appearances with the Toros. Right-hander Rafael De Paula has allowed an unearned run on two walks without allowing a hit in two innings for the Toros.
Shortstop Jose Rondon is hitting .245 (12-for-49) for Magallanes in Venezuela. He has three doubles, a triple and a homer for nine runs scored and two RBIs with a .327 on-base percentage. Shortstop Daniel Bravo is batting .190 (8-for-45) for Aragua in Venezuela with a .306 on-base percentage.
Right-handed reliever Keith Hessler has allowed a run on two hits and a walk with a strikeout in 3 2/3 innings over four appearances with Cibao. Right-hander Yimmi Brasoban has a strikeout in a perfect inning for the Gigantes.
Right-hander Gerardo Reyes has made five appearances for Obregon of the Mexican Pacific League, allowing no runs on two hits with five strikeouts in 5 1/3 innings. Second baseman Fernando Perez is 4-for-13 with three walks for Hermosillo.