Major league detox, minor league roundup: August 21

With more baseball on the way in 10 hours, just the facts, ma'am.

I’ll admit it: I’m exhausted, and I’m going to be hearing Frank White’s gentle, good-nature chuckle in my sleep.
So after watching seven hours of baseball with more to come in 10 hours, I’m saving everything for a massive missive tomorrow night. But in case you have anything you want to vent about, here are the Game 1 and Game 2 recaps.
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Minor league roundup:

  • Charlotte 8, Gwinnett 6
    • Alejandro De Aza singled twice and walked twice.
    • Dayan Viciedo hit a two-run homer, but also struck out twice in five at-bats.
    • Tyler Flowers was 0-for-4 with a walk and two strikeouts.
    • Jordan Danks went 1-for-4 with a walk and a strikeout.
    • Brent Morel (SS) tripled and walked over four PAs.
    • Clevelan Santeliz allowed a run (solo homer) and two walks in an inning; no strikeouts.
  • Huntsville 2, Birmingham 1
    • Charles Leesman continues to pitch well: 6 IP, 5 H, 1 ER, 1 BB, 3 K.
    • Gregory Infante struck out three and walked one over 1 1/3 innings.
    • Hitless nights for Eduardo Escobar (two K’s), Christian Marrero (HBP, K, sac), and Josh Phegley (two K’s, sac).
  • Potomac 9, Winston-Salem 2
    • Jose Martinez was 2-for-5 with a double.
    • Jon Gilmore doubled and struck out twice in five at-bats.
  • Greensboro 7, Kannapolis 2
    • Juan Silverio hit a triple and two doubles over four ABs.
    • Tyler Saladino singled, walked, struck out and hit a sac fly.
    • Miguel Gonzalez was 2-for-4, and is showing signs of a hot streak.
    • Trayce Thompson was 0-for-4 with a K.
    • Justin Collop allowed five runs on seven hits and three walks over 4 2/3 innings, striking out three.
    • Screamin’ Kevin Moran threw 2 1/3 scoreless innings in his A-ball debut, allowing a hit and a walk while striking out one.
  • Bluefield 11, Bristol 8
    • Rangel Ravelo went 1-for-5 with a double, two RBI and a strikeout.
    • Daniel Black was 1-for-4 with a walk.
  • Ogden 8, Great Falls 5
    • Andy Wilkins doubled twice in four at-bats.
    • Ross Wilson went 2-for-5 with a homer, two RBI and a strikeout.
    • Thomas Royse pitched a scoreless inning, allowing a hit and recording a strikeout.
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Jim Margalus
Jim Margalus

Writing about the White Sox for a 16th season, first here, then at South Side Sox, and now here again. Let’s talk curling.

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