Cincinnati Reds Minor League Game Review – 8/4/17 Doug Gray August 5, 2017 4 Comments If you aren’t signed up to support the site through Patreon yet, you can do that today and start getting emails each morning with notes and updates from each game (and other perks). Are you fond of a wild game? Louisville lost 1-0. Box Score Tyler Goeddel went 1-3 with a walk. Chad Wallach went 1-3 with a double. Cody Reed allowed a run in 7.0 innings with 4 walks and 5 strikeouts. Austin Brice threw a perfect inning with a strikeout. Jimmy Herget threw a shutout inning. Pensacola lost 5-4. Box Score Gabriel Guerrero went 1-3 with a walk and a run. Nick Senzel went 1-4 with a run. Aristides Aquino went 3-4 with a double, home run (12), 2 runs and 2 RBI. Chad Tromp went 2-4 with a double and an RBI. Robert Stock threw 1.2 shutout innings with a strikeout. Zack Weiss threw a shutout inning with 2 strikeouts. Daytona won 4-3. Box Score TJ Friedl went 1-5 with a solo home run (7). Reydel Medina went 2-5 with a run and an RBI. Brantley Bell went 1-3 with a steal (25) and a run. Kevin Franklin went 1-3 with a walk. Garrett Boulware went 3-3 with a walk and 2 RBI. Wyatt Strahan allowed a run in 7.0 innings with a walk and 6 strikeouts. Sandy Lugo threw a hitless inning with a walk and 2 strikeouts. Dayton lost 4-2. Box Score Jose Siri went 0-3 with a steal (30), run and a walk. His hit streak ends at 39 games (see the other article posted today about how it ended). Carlos Rivero went 2-4 with a steal and a run. Taylor Trammell went 3-4 with a double. Bruce Yari went 1-4 with a double and an RBI. Hector Vargas went 2-4 with a steal. Aaron Fossas threw 3.2 perfect innings with 5 strikeouts. Billings won 7-5. Box Score Jeter Downs went 1-4 with a walk, steal and 2 runs. Miles Gordon went 2-5 with an RBI and 2 runs. Stuart Fairchild went 2-3 with a walk, run and an RBI. Andy Sugilio went 1-3 with a walk, 2 steals (10) and 2 RBI. Jake Turnbull went 2-4 with an RBI. Leandro Santana went 1-4 with an RBI. Alejo Lopez went 1-3 with 2 steals, a run and a walk. Morgan Lofstrom went 1-4 with an RBI. Zeke White went 1-2 with a walk, steal and a run. Zac Correll was charged with an unearned run in 3.0 innings with a walk and a strikeout. Tyler Buffett allowed a run in 2.0 innings with 3 strikeouts. AZL Reds won 11-7, 4-1 in a double header. Game 1: 11-7 win. Box Score Cash Case went 1-4 with a walk and 2 runs. Juan Martinez went 2-5 with 2 doubles, 2 runs and 3 RBI. Raul Wallace went 2-4 with an RBI. Reshard Munroe went 1-3 with a walk, double, 2 runs and an RBI. Mariel Bautista went 2-4 with a run and 2 RBI. Valentin Martinez went 3-4 with 2 doubles, a run and 2 RBI. Edward Escoboza allowed a run in 4.0 innings with a walk and 8 strikeouts. Game 2: 4-1 win. Box Score Juan Martinez went 1-3 with a double and 2 runs. Raul Juarez went 2-3 with a double, run and 2 RBI. Victor Ruiez went 1-2 with a double and a run. Alejandro Paulino went 1-2 with an RBI. Ricky Karcher allowed a run in 3.0 innings with 2 walks and 3 strikeouts. Alexis Diaz threw 4.0 shutout innings with 5 strikeouts. 8/4 Game Preview Team 1st half 2nd half Time (EST) Probable Box Score Listen Live Watch Live Louisville 44-67 N/A 6:35pm Stephens Here Here Here Pensacola 40-30 20-21 7:00pm TBA Here Here Here Daytona 33-32 9-32 6:00pm Varner Here Here N/A Dayton 41-29 13-28 7:00pm Santillan Here Here Here Billings 18-19 2-1 8:05pm Sceroler Here Here N/A AZL Reds 15-17 N/A 10:00pm TBA Here N/A N/A Top 25 Prospects Daily Rundown Rank Player Level Performance 1 Nick Senzel AA 1-4, run, K. 2 Luis Castillo MLB DNP 3 Hunter Greene BIL DNP 4 Sal Romano MLB DNP 5 Jesse Winker MLB 0-3, BB. 6 Vladimir Gutierrez A+ DNP 7 Tyler Mahle AAA DNP 8 Taylor Trammell A 3-4, 2B. 9 Tyler Stephenson DL DNP 10 Tony Santillan A DNP 11 Shed Long AA DNP 12 Jeter Downs BIL 1-4, steal, BB, 2 runs, K. 13 Stuart Fairchild BIL 2-3, BB, run, RBI. 14 Jose Siri A 0-3, BB, steal, run, K. Hit streak over at 39. 15 Aristides Aquino AA 3-4, 2B, HR, 2 runs, 2 RBI, K. 16 Jose Garcia DSL DNP 17 T.J. Friedl A+ 1-5, HR, 3K. 18 Gavin LaValley AA 0-4, K. 19 Jimmy Herget AAA 1IP, 1H, 0ER, 0BB, 0K. 20 Zack Weiss AA 1IP, 1H, 0ER, 0BB, 2K. 21 Ariel Hernandez AAA DNP 22 Jackson Stephens AAA DNP 23 Phillip Ervin MLB DNP 24 Alfredo Rodriguez A+ 0-2, K. Ejected. 25 Alex Blandino AAA 0-2, BB, HBP. 4 Responses William Kubas August 5, 2017 Former Stanford Cardinal, Alex Blandino raises his on base percentage to .389 with his 17th walk in 123 plate appearances with the Louisville Bats. Blandino also was hit by a pitch. wes August 5, 2017 Ok ok Bill…..Go Stanford Cardinal baseball…you convinced me. That can be my west coast team MK August 5, 2017 The Dominicans have a saying,”You can’t walk off the island.” MK August 5, 2017 Garrett Boulware is having about as nice an offensive year as any catcher in the system especially compared to his former Clemson and current Tortugas teammate Chris Okey. I wonder if his defense has improved as well.