Pipeline Preview: Acevedo looking to extend scoreless streak

Pipeline Preview: Acevedo looking to extend scoreless streak

Here's a look at top prospects to watch in today's Minor League action:

Pitcher to watch: Domingo Acevedo (Yankees' No. 12), Trenton vs. Binghamton (7 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV)

Speaking of promotions, Acevedo has been outstanding since getting a bump up to Double-A Trenton. The 23-year-old right-hander has posted 13 2/3 scoreless innings across his first two starts for the Thunder, with 14 strikeouts and just seven hits allowed in that span. In his most recent turn, Acevedo fired 7 1/3 innings of three-hit ball with nine strikeouts. He's pitched to a 3.44 ERA with 66 strikeouts and 11 walks in 55 innings (nine starts) this season.

Top Prospects: Acevedo, NYY

Hitter to watch: Chris Shaw (Giants' No. 5), Sacramento at Reno (10:05 p.m. ET on MiLB.TV)

Shaw, 23, homered on Monday for the first time since being promoted to Triple-A Sacramento. He also doubled before finishing 2-for-5, giving Shaw a .286/.318/.571 batting line through five games in the Pacific Coast League, each of which he's started in left field. The 2015 first-rounder (No. 31 overall) received his promotion after hitting .301/.390/.511 with six homers and 29 RBIs in 37 games for Double-A Richmond.

Top Prospects: Shaw, SF

More top prospect probables
Andrew Moore (Mariners' No. 4), Tacoma at Salt Lake (Triple-A)
Gabriel Ynoa (Orioles' No. 11), Norfolk vs. Pawtucket (Triple-A)
Lucas Sims (Braves' No. 18), Gwinnett at Louisville (Triple-A)
Marco Gonzales (Cardinals' No. 19), Memphis vs. Iowa (Triple-A)
Raul Alcantara (A's No. 20), Nashville vs. Colorado Springs (Triple-A)
Frank Duncan (D-backs' No. 24), Reno vs. Sacramento (Triple-A)
Tyler Eppler (Pirates' No. 24), Indianapolis vs. Lehigh Valley (Triple-A)
Tyler Alexander (Tigers' No. 4), Erie at Bowie (Double-A)
Fernando Romero (Twins' No. 4), Chattanooga at Birmingham (Double-A)
Conner Greene (Blue Jays' No. 6), New Hampshire at Harrisburg (Double-A)
Brad Keller (D-backs' No. 7), Jackson vs. Mississippi (Double-A)
Tyler Mahle (Reds' No. 9), Pensacola vs. Jacksonville (Double-A)
Connor Sadzeck (Rangers' No. 10), Frisco vs. NW Arkansas (Double-A)
Sam Coonrod (Giants' No. 11), Richmond at Hartford (Double-A)
Jorge Lopez (Brewers' No. 13), Biloxi vs. Mobile (Double-A)
Brandon Waddell (Pirates' No. 16), Altoona vs. Akron (Double-A)
Drew Anderson (Phillies' No. 21) vs. Jalen Beeks (Red Sox's No. 28), Reading vs. Portland (Double-A)
Hunter Wood (Rays' No. 26), Montgomery vs. Tennessee (Double-A)
Sandy Baez (Tigers' No. 10) vs. Zac Gallen (Cardinals' No. 24), Lakeland at Palm Beach (Class A Advanced)
Ricardo Sanchez (Braves' No. 19), Florida at Clearwater (Class A Advanced)
Zack Littell (Yankees' No. 20) vs. Genesis Cabrera (Rays' No. 28), Tampa vs. Charlotte (Class A Advanced)
Chris Flexen (Mets' No. 24), St. Lucie vs. Daytona (Class A Advanced)
Lachlan Wells (Twins' No. 26), Fort Myers vs. Bradenton (Class A Advanced)
Juan Hillman (Indians' No. 12), Lake County vs. Lansing (Class A)
Matthias Dietz (Orioles' No. 12) vs. Tyler Watson (Nationals' No. 17), Delmarva at Hagerstown (Class A)
Luis Escobar (Pirates' No. 13), West Virginia at Charleston (Class A)
Bernardo Flores (White Sox No. 19) vs. Michael Matuella (Rangers' No. 20), Kannapolis at Hickory (Class A)

Mike Rosenbaum is a reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter at @GoldenSombrero. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.