Royals Farm Report: April 12
Santiago has been excellent out of the pen in 2011
Santiago has been excellent out of the pen in 2011

Posted Apr 13, 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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