Royals Minor League Report: May 19

Royals Minor League Report: May 19

Royals Minor League Report: May 19
Omaha Storm Chasers (26-16)

Tacoma at Omaha, postponed due to rain

Omaha's game vs. Tacoma was postponed due to rain. The clubs are scheduled to play a pair of seven-inning games on Sunday, with the first contest starting at 1:05 p.m. CT.

NW Arkansas Naturals (24-18)

Arkansas 7, NW Arkansas 3
LP: Elisaul Pimentel (1-2)
HR: None

The Naturals had a six-game winning streak snapped as they fell to 1-1 in a four-game set. Starter Elisaul Pimentel permitted three runs on five hits and a walk over 3 2/3 innings. Buddy Baumann followed with 2 1/3 frames of scoreless relief. Winnetonka High grad Nick Van Stratten went 2-for-4 with two RBIs for the Naturals. The series continues on Sunday, with Chris Dwyer scheduled to start for Northwest Arkansas. He has won each of his last two appearances, yielding just one run over 12 innings.

Wilmington Blue Rocks (18-23)

Myrtle Beach 3, Wilmington 0
LP: Jason Adam (1-6)
HR: None

Wilmington was no-hit in a nine-inning game for the first time in franchise history. Blue Springs High grad and Mizzou product Nick Tepesch limited Wilmington to four walks while fanning nine over 7 1/3 innings. Jimmy Reyes finished the eighth with a double play. He followed with a 1-2-3 ninth. Jason Adam (6 IP, 6 H, 2 ER, 1 BB, 7 SO) held Myrtle Beach scoreless until the sixth. Wilmington has scored just 22 runs in the nine games started by Adam.

Kane County Cougars (23-20)

Wisconsin 7, Kane County 3
LP: Kellen Moen (2-2)
HR: Dean Espy (1)

Kane County dropped the opener at Wisconsin. Kellen Moen allowed five runs on 10 hits and two walks over 4 2/3 innings. He had yielded just four runs over his previous four starts (23 innings). Dean Espy delivered his first homer of the year with a two-run blast in the fourth.