Royals Minor League Report: June 3

Royals Minor League Report: June 3

Royals Minor League Report: June 3
Omaha Storm Chasers (34-24)

Memphis 7, Omaha 5
LP: Jonathan Sanchez (0-1)
HR: Wil Myers (6)

Omaha dropped to 1-1 in a four-game set at home. Jonathan Sanchez (2.2 IP, 6 H, 6 ER, 4 BB, 3 SO) made his second rehab start as he recovers from left biceps tendinitis. He allowed two home runs in the second, accounting for four runs. Jeremy Jeffress tossed 3.0 scoreless innings in relief. Wil Myers was a triple from a cycle, finishing 3-for-5 with a two-run homer. Myers has six home runs in 18 games with Omaha and 19 through his first 53 contests of the year. Kevin Kouzmanoff and Max Ramirez each had two hits and an RBI while Jason Bourgeois posted three singles.

NW Arkansas Naturals (28-27)

NW Arkansas 10, Frisco 3
WP: Ryan Dennick (2-1)
HR: Christian Colon (5), Sharlon Schoop (7), Carlo Testa (8)

The Naturals scored 10 runs for a second straight night at Frisco. Christian Colon gave Northwest Arkansas a 3-2 lead with a two-run homer in the fifth. Sharlon Schoop opened a three-run sixth with his seventh home run of the year. Carlo Testa added insurance with a three-run shot in the seventh. Frisco scored all three runs on solo homers. Ryan Dennick won in relief, yielding a run on three hits and a walk over 4.1 IP.

Wilmington Blue Rocks (26-29)

Frederick 6, Wilmington 2
LP: Leondy Perez (3-2)
HR: None

Wilmington fell short in a bid for a three-game sweep of the Keys. Frederick scored three in the third off of Leondy Perez (4.0 IP+2, 5 H, 3 R, 1 ER, 4 BB, 3 SO). Edwin Carl followed Perez with 4.0 scoreless frames, scattering two hits while fanning five. Brian Fletcher led Wilmington with three hits and two RBI, boosting his average to .321 (63-for-196). Whit Merrifield added two hits, a walk and two runs. The Blue Rocks open a four-game set vs. Carolina (Indians) on Monday.

Kane County Cougars (30-27)

Kane County 6, Peoria 5 (10 innings)
WP: Matt Ridings (4-2)
HR: Justin Trapp (5)

Lane Adams singled home Danny Mateo as the Cougars walked off with a 10-inning win over Peoria. Justin Trapp put Kane County on the board with a two-run blast in the second. Orlando Calixte and Kenny Swab added RBI doubles in the fourth. Starter Kellen Moen struck out eight while scattering three runs on seven hits over 7.0 innings.