Losers of 3 straight, the Surprise Saguaros went 3-3 this past week to improve their record to 3-4. Despite their losing record, the Saguaros are actually in first place due in large part to many positive contributions from Padres prospects.
Mallex Smith – CF: 1-10, RBI, 3BB, 4K, SB(1), Run scored
Jace Peterson – 2B: 3- 12, 2B, RBI, 2K, SB(1), 2 Runs scored
The AFL season is underway! This year, the Padres prospects will play for the Surprise Saguaros. The Saguaros lost to the Javelinas 5-4 in their season debut, but the Padres prospects contributed positively.
Mallex Smith – CF: 1-4, K
Jace Peterson – 2B: 1-4
Hunter Renfroe – RF: 2-4, 2 2B, RBI, 2 Runs scored
Burch Smith – RP: 1.0 IP, 1H, 1R, 2BB
The Storm and the TinCaps both had strong offensive games thanks to Mallex Smith and Adolfo Reina, respectively. The rest of the farm all played in close games.
Hitting Prospect of the Day: Mallex Smith/Adolfo Reina
Pitching Prospect of the Day: Zach Eflin
El Paso Chihuahuas 7, Fresno Grizzlies 6
Reymond Fuentes – CF: 2-4, 2B, BB, K, 2 Runs scored
Jonathan Galvez – LF:...
It’s been kind of a busy week for me. On Monday, I posted a piece on the surprisingly awesome season Seth Smith is having. Amazingly, Seth Smith is still alive, well, and hitting the crap out of baseballs. This minor miracle would be enough to satiate me for a week, but it was also my anniversary this week. Four wonderful years of marriage. Good times. To celebrate, she dragged...