White Sox Minor Keys: July 15, 2018

Eloy Jimenez (Laura Wolff / Charlotte Knights)

The big news from Sunday:

*Eloy Jimenez returned from his adductor strain, going 2-for-5 as Charlotte’s DH.

*Nick Madrigal seems to have played his last AZL game:

Durham 7, Charlotte 6

  • Nicky Delmonico went 2-for-4 with two doubles and a walk.
  • Eloy Jimenez DH’d and went 2-for-5 with a double.
  • Jose Rondon, 1-for-3 with a double and an HBP.
  • Jordan Stephens: 5 IP, 6 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 3 BB, 7 K
  • Carson Fulmer: 1 IP, 3 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 0 BB, 0 K
  • Ian Hamilton had his first rough outing at Triple-A: 0.2 IP, 3 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 1 BB, 0 K

Tennessee 7, Birmingham 6

  • Joel Booker was robbed of a homer, settling for 2-for-4 with a sac bunt and stolen base.
  • Alex Call went 2-for-5 with a strikeout.
  • Zack Collins was 1-for-5 with three strikeotus.
  • Danny Mendick, 1-for-4 with a double, strikeout and stolen base.
  • Jameson Fisher went 0-for-3 with a walk and a strikeout.
  • Bernardo Flores had his first stumble at Double-A: 4.1 IP, 7 H, 6 R, 4 ER, 2 BB, 1 K

Winston-Salem 6, Buies Creek 4

  • Luis Gonzalez went 2-for-3 with a double and a walk.
  • Ti’Quan Forbes, 1-for-5 with a strikeout.
  • Blake Rutherford was 0-for-4.
  • Gavin Sheets had a perfect day, going 4-for-4 with a double.
  • Laz Rivera, 1-for-3 with a sac bunt, strikeout and a stolen base.
  • Blake Battenfield: 7 IP, 5 H, 4 R, 3 ER, 1 BB, 9 K, 2 HR

Hagerstown 6, Kannapolis 4

  • Luis Curbelo went 0-for-3 with a sac fly.
  • Carlos Perez, 2-for-4 with a strikeout.
  • Justin Yurchak was 0-for-4 with a K.
  • Evan Skoug, 0-for-2 with a walk.

Grand Junction 5, Great Falls 2

  • Lenyn Sosa went 0-for-4 with a strikeout.
  • Corey Zangari, 1-for-4 with a double and a strikeout.
  • Gunnar Troutwine, 0-for-2 with two walks and a strikeout.
  • Maiker Feliz was 1-for-4 with a K.

AZL White Sox 2, AZL Athletics 1

  • Nick Madrigal, Luis Mieses and Harvin Mendoza all went went 1-for-4.
  • Steele Wakler went 1-for-4 with a strikeout.
  • Anthony Coronado was 0-for-3 with a walk, two strikeouts and a stolen base.
  • Bryce Bush went 1-for-2 with a double and an HBP.
  • Kelvin Maldonado went 1-for-2 with a sac bunt.
  • Josue Guerrero, 0-for-2 with an HBP.
  • Brayan Herrera: 5 IP, 4 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 3 BB, 7 K
  • Davis Martin’s pro debut: 1 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 0 K
  • Felix Mercedes: 0.2 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 ER, 3 BB, 0 K
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Futures Game notes:

Basabe was 1-3 with a bomb off a Hunter Greene fastball. 

Cease pitched a perfect 0.2 innings. 


Poor Carson Fulmer.