Royals Minor League report: May 1

Omaha Storm Chasers (14-11)

Omaha at New Orleans - Suspended

Omaha's game at New Orleans was suspended in the first inning due to heavy rain. The series continues tonight, with last night's game scheduled to resume on May 25.

NW Arkansas Naturals (9-17)

Springfield 9, NW Arkansas 3
LP: Noel Arguelles (1-4)
HR: Matt Fields (5), Manuel Pina (1)

Northwest Arkansas dropped to 1-1 vs. Springfield. Noel Arguelles allowed five runs (four earned) on four hits and six walks over 5.0 innings. Mitch Canham was a homer shy of the cycle as he boosted his average to .328 (21-for-64). The veteran catcher is 10-for-19 over his last five games. Matt Fields and Manuel Pina added solo homers.

Wilmington Blue Rocks (11-15)

Wilmington 3, Salem 2
WP: Scott Alexander (1-0)
HR: Cheslor Cuthbert (1)

Wilmington walked off on Cheslor Cuthbert's first homer of 2013. Danny Mateo drove in the first two Wilmington runs on a single in the third. Kyle Smith limited Salem to two runs on six hits and two walks over 6.0 innings. Scott Alexander followed with 3.0 scoreless innings.

Lexington Legends (10-16)

Lexington 3, Delmarva 1
WP: Miguel Almonte (1-3)
SV: Alec Mills (3)
HR: None

Humberto Arteaga's three-run triple in the first propelled Lexington to a road win. Miguel Almonte fired 6.0 shutout innings, limiting Delmarva to a hit and three walks while fanning nine. Alec Mills held the Shorebirds to an unearned run over the final 3.0 frames.