Royals Minor League Report: May 15

Royals Minor League Report: May 15

Royals Minor League Report: May 15
Omaha Storm Chasers (25-15)

Fresno 6, Omaha 4
LP: Blaine Hardy (0-1)
HR: None

Omaha lost a back-and-forth contest as Fresno plated a pair in the eighth. Mike Montgomery scattered three runs on eight hits and three walks over 6.0 innings. Clint Robinson finished 3-for-4 with two doubles and two RBI. He is batting .400 (14-for-35) over his last 10 games. Derrick Robinson added two hits and two runs while boosting his season average to .341 (44-for-129). Today is a travel day for the Storm Chasers. They open a homestand vs. Tacoma (Mariners) on Thursday.

NW Arkansas Naturals (21-17)

NW Arkansas 3, Tulsa 1
WP: Chris Dwyer (3-4)
SV: Kendal Volz (5)
HR: Sharlon Schoop (5), Rey Navarro (1), Christian Colon (3)

The Naturals hit three solo homers in a second consecutive win at Tulsa. Sharlon Schoop and Rey Navarro went deep in the second inning, with Christian Colon adding a homer in the third. Chris Dwyer limited Tulsa to a run on three hits and two walks while striking out six in 5.1 innings. The four-game series continued with a matinee today.

Wilmington Blue Rocks (15-22)

Lynchburg 1, Wilmington 0
LP: Santiago Garrido (0-1)
HR: None

Wilmington dropped to 0-2 at Lynchburg as Robby Hefflinger delivered the lone run on a homer in the fifth. Santiago Garrido tossed 6.0 innings, allowing the run along with six hits and a walk. Garrido's combined ERA with Kane County and Wilmington is 0.79 (3 ER in 34.1 IP). Brian Fletcher, Juan Graterol, Alex McClure and Whit Merrifield recorded hits for the Blue Rocks.

Kane County Cougars (21-18)

Kane County 11, Wisconsin 5
WP: Brooks Pounders (2-1)
HR: Justin Trapp (3)

Kane County finished with a 3-1 mark vs. Wisconsin. Justin Trapp's grand slam keyed a seven-run third as the Cougars built an 8-4 lead. Jorge Bonifacio went 4-for-5 with a double and three runs. Michael Antonio drove in two while recording his second straight three-hit game. Brooks Pounders (5.0 IP, 3 H, 1 ER, 2 BB, 7 SO) earned the relief win.