Around the Farm: 4/14 updates

Around the Farm: 4/14 updates

Around the Farm 4/14

Welcome to another edition of Around the Farm. This is a daily update taking you are the Texas Rangers farm system and going over the highlights of each game.

Let’s start with the Triple- A affiliate of the Texas Rangers.

Nashville Sounds (3-8)

Taylor Hearn (1-2, 3.86 ERA) got his 3rd start of the season today. He pitched 4 innings and allowed only 1 run on 2 hits. The strikeout pitch was working as he struck out 7 but he also walked 3. One of those walks, he issued with the bases loaded, walking in the run in the bottom of the 7th. He also had a wild pitch and hit a batter as well.

C.D. Pelham (18.90 ERA) didn’t record an out and allowed 2 runs on 3 walks.

Brady Feigl (1.42 ERA) pitched 2 scoreless innings. He allowed 2 hits and struck out 1.

To the offense…

Willie Calhoun is starting to get hot. He went 3-5 with 2 runs and hit his 2nd home run of the year. He is now hitting .286 his OPS is .900.

Andy Ibanez went 1-4 with a home run and 2 RBI. He is hitting .40

Matt Davidson went 1-3 hitting his 2nd home run of the year. His average is still under .200 at .179.

Frisco RoughRiders Dr Pepper Ballpark
Frisco RoughRiders Dr Pepper Ballpark

Frisco RoughRiders (8-2)

The Riders lost to the RockHounds by a final of 4-1.

Edgar Arredando (1-1, 3.97 ERA) got the start for the RoughRiders. He pitched 5 innings and allowed 3 runs on 5 hits, 2 walks and 4 strikeouts.

Wei-Chieh Huang (1.29 ERA) had a scoreless inning out of the pen with 1 strikeout.

James Jones (2.45 ERA) pitched 2 innings, allowing 1 run on 2 hits, 1 was a home run. He struck out 3.

Charles Leblanc went 3-4 and is hitting .395 on the year.

Alex Kowalczyk drove in the only RBI for the RoughRiders. He went 1-3 and is hitting .333.

Eliezer Alvarez was ejected by home  thetplate umpire. I didn’t see it but my guess is due to arguing the strike zone.

Down East Wood Ducks (7-4)

The Wood Ducks are the Rangers High Affiliate and they shut out the Hillcats 8-0.

Noah Bremer (1-0, 3.72 ERA) pitched 5 innings and allowed 5 hits and walked 1 and struck out 2 but kept them scoreless.

Francisco Villegas (0.00 ) pitched 3 scoreless innings out of the pen and deserves a shout out. He allowed only 1 hit and struck out 2.

Peter Fairbanks (2.70)

Pitched a scoreless inning striking out 1.

The line-up

Leody Taveras wet 1-4 with a run, 1 RBI, 1 walk and 1 strikeout. His average is .395 and .926 OPS.

Anderson Tejeda has been on a tear recently. As you can see below he had a good day at the plate. He ended up going 2-5 with 2 runs and 3 RBI. He owns a .395 AVG and 1.110 OPS on the year and is in line for a promotion later on.

The Hickory Crawdads game was postponed today.

The Hickory Crawdads are 8-2 and are currently in 2nd place in the South Atlantic League.


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