Royals Farm Report: April 12

Santiago has been excellent out of the pen in 2011

The Northwest Arkansas Naturals won their fifth game in a row, while the Wilmington Blue Rocks scored five runs in the late innings to beat the Kinston Indians. Inside today's Farm Report, see Tuesday's box scores and a preview of Wednesday's minor league match-ups.

Triple A: Round Rock 3, Omaha 2

L: Steven Shell (1-1, 11.57)
HR: None

Next game: Omaha at Round Rock, 7:05 pm (CST). Jeff Suppan (0-1, 15.75) starts for the Storm Chasers on Wednesday night.

Player AB R H RBI AVG Notes
Zawadzki, SS 6 0 1 0 .160 2 K
Lough, RF 6 1 2 0 .273 K
Hosmer, 1B 6 1 1 0 .321 K
Moustakas, 3B 6 0 1 0 .172 2 K
Robinson, DH 5 0 2 1 .333 BB, K
Giavotella, 2B 5 0 3 1 .333 BB, K
Pina, C 4 0 0 0 .143 SAC, HBP, K
Blanco, LF 6 0 0 0 .136 3 K
Orlando, CF 5 0 2 0 .318 BB, 2 K, SB (1), OF Assist


Pitcher IP H R ER BB SO HR
ERA
Montgomery 4.0 2 0 0 3 5 0 5.00
Hardy 2.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 3.00
Wood (H, 2) 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
Coleman (BS, 1) 1.0 1 1 1 2 1 0 3.00
Chavez 3.0 3 0 0 1 1 0 0.00
Shell (L, 1-1) 0.2 3 1 1 0 0 0 11.57





Double-A: NW Arkansas 14, Corpus Christi 4

W: Mario Santiago (1-0, 0.00)
HR: Mario Lisson (2)

Next game: The Naturals are off on Wednesday. John Lamb (0-0, 6.00) is scheduled to start for NW Arkansas on Thursday in San Antonio.

Player AB R H RBI AVG Notes
Robinson, CF 6 2 3 2 .308  
Colon, SS 3 0 1 2 .318 HBP, SAC, GIDP, CS (2)
Seratelli, SS 1 0 0 0 .231 K -- entered for Colon in 8th
Myers, LF 5 2 3 3 .333 2B (2), BB, SB (2)
Bianchi, DH 4 1 2 1 .348 2 K, SF
Romak, 1B 5 0 2 3 .227 2B (2), K, GIDP
Perez, C 5 2 2 0 .200 2B (2), K
Mertins, 2B 4 3 3 0 .375 BB
Lisson, 3B 1 3 1 2 .455 HR (2), 2 BB, HBP, SAC
Van Stratten, RF 3 1 1 0 .286 2 BB, GIDP


Pitcher IP H R ER BB SO HR
ERA
Dwyer 3.1 8 4 4 2 2 0 8.59
Santiago (W, 1-0) 3.2 1 0 0 0 3 0 0.00
Paulino 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.80





High-A: Wilmington 7, Kinston 6

W: Ryan Dennick (1-0, 0.00)
HR: None

Next game: Tim Melville (0-1, 6.75) and the Blue Rocks are slated to take on the Cleveland Indians' 2010 first rounder Drew Pomeranz (0-0, 0.00), who fanned nine batters in 5.1 IP in his professional debut last Friday.

Player AB R H RBI AVG Notes
Merrifield, LF 5 1 1 0 .190 2 K
McClure, SS 4 1 1 0 .053 BB, K, SB (1) -- now 1-for-19
Navarro, 2B 5 1 2 0 .524 SB (2), K, 2 E (2)
Francis, RF 5 2 2 3 .136 K
Whittleman, 1B 5 1 3 2 .333 3B (1), 2 K
Ferguson, CF 5 0 1 2 .190 K
Bonilla, C 3 0 0 0 .100 2 BB, 3 K
Lewis, DH 5 0 1 0 .235 2 K, CS (1)
Batista, 3B 2 1 0 0 .231 HBP, BB, K


Pitcher IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Pimentel 3.0 7 5 4 1 1 2 12.00
Paukovits 3.1 3 1 0 1 3 0 0.00
Dennick (W, 1-0) 2.2 2 0 0 1 2 0 0.00





Low-A: Quad Cities 5, Kane County 3

L: Leonel Santiago (0-2, 10.57)
HR: None

Next game: Sugar Ray Marimon (0-0, 11.25) takes the mound for the Cougars against the River Bandits' Trevor Rosenthal (0-0, 4.50)

Player AB R H RBI AVG Notes
Llanos, LF 4 1 2 0 .360 2B (3), GIDP
Espinal, 2B 3 0 2 1 .235 SAC
Fletcher, DH 3 0 0 0 .292 BB, K, CS (1), PO
Watts, 1B 2 0 0 0 .278 2 BB, 2 K
Adams, CF 4 0 0 0 .000 3 K
Beltre, RF 3 1 1 0 .217 BB
Franco, 3B 3 0 0 0 .200 BB
Jones, C 3 1 0 0 .000 BB, K
Hall, SS 4 0 1 1 .067 K


Pitcher IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Santiago (L, 0-2) 3.2 7 4 4 1 5 0 10.57
Hodge 4.1 4 1 1 1 2 0 4.70
Boruff 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 3.00

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