Royals Farm Report: May 21
Testa doubled and tripled on Saturday
Testa doubled and tripled on Saturday

Posted May 22, 2011


The news in the high minors wasn't good on Saturday. The Omaha Storm Chasers blew a late lead, while the Northwest Arkansas Naturals were swept away in a doubleheader. However, the A-ball clubs both emerged victorious. The Blue Rocks secured a 9-3 win over Myrtle Beach, while the Kane County Cougars held on for a 6-5 victory over Beloit. See the day's results and box scores inside.

Triple-A: Las Vegas 8, Omaha 6 (10 innings)

L: Jesse Chavez (2-2, 5.32)
HR: None

Player AB R H RBI AVG Notes
Dyson, RF 5 0 0 0 .111 3 K, OF Assist
Giavotella, 2B 4 0 0 0 .283 HBP, E (5)
Moustakas, 3B 4 0 1 0 .265 BB, E (9), PO
Robinson, 1B 4 2 2 0 .354 2 2B (13), BB, K
Arias, DH 4 1 1 0 .256 SAC
Cain, CF 4 2 2 1 .285 BB, K
Falu, SS 4 1 2 1 .354 2B (2), BB, E (5)
Orlando, LF 4 0 1 3 .241 2B (6)
Pina, C 4 0 1 0 .211  


Pitcher IP H R ER BB SO HR
ERA
Jeffress 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0.00
Suppan 5.0 7 2 2 3 4 0 5.66
Johnson (BS, 1) 2.1 5 4 4 3 2 0 10.38
Chavez (L, 2-2) 1.2 3 2 2 0 0 1 5.32





Double-A: Arkansas 6, NW Arkansas 3 (7 innings – Game 1)

L: Will Smith (3-4, 4.91)
HR: None

Double-A: Arkansas 2, NW Arkansas 0 (7 innings – Game 2)

L: Zach Miner (0-1, 4.50)
HR: None

Game 1

Player AB R H RBI AVG Notes
Robinson, CF 4 1 1 0 .253 K
Colon, SS 4 0 0 0 .240 K
Seratelli, 2B 2 0 1 0 .286 2 BB, SB (6)
Romak, 1B 3 0 1 0 .263 BB, 2 E (3)
- Mertins, PR 0 0 0 0 .227  
Smith, DH 4 1 2 1 .238 2B (4), 2 K
Perez, C 2 1 1 0 .269 BB
Francis, LF 3 0 1 0 .182 K
Lisson, 3B 3 0 1 2 .281 2B (5)
Van Stratten, RF 3 0 1 0 .237  


Pitcher IP H R ER BB SO HR
ERA
Smith (L, 3-4) 6.0 10 6 5 2 2 1 4.91
Lebron 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.45


Game 2

Player AB R H RBI AVG Notes
Seratelli, LF 2 0 0 0 .281 BB
Colon, DH 3 0 0 0 .235 K
Romak, 1B 2 0 0 0 .258 BB, K
Lisson, 3B 3 0 0 0 .272  
Bianchi, SS 3 0 0 0 .236 E (3)
Francis, RF 3 0 1 0 .200 OF Assist
Mertins, 2B 3 0 0 0 .220  
Van Stratten, CF 2 0 0 0 .233 K
Eigsti, C 2 0 1 0 .429 2B (1)


Pitcher IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Miner (L, 0-1) 2.0 2 1 1 3 2 0 4.50
Baumann 4.0 3 1 1 1 4 0 5.68
Keating 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 4.91





High-A: Wilmington 9, Myrtle Beach 3

W: Jake Odorizzi (4-0, 2.28)
HR: None

Player AB R H RBI AVG Notes
Merrifield, CF 4 1 1 1 .318 2B (13), K, SAC
Testa, RF 4 2 3 2 .303 2B (10), 3B (2), BB
Navarro, 2B 4 2 1 1 .305 2B (11), BB, K
Whittleman, 1B 4 1 2 2 .271 2B (12), BB
Caseres, DH 4 0 1 0 .250 BB, 2 K
McClure, SS 5 1 2 0 .170  
Bonilla, C 4 1 2 1 .274 K, SF
Batista, 3B 4 0 1 1 .238 2B (8), BB, K
Ortiz, LF 4 1 1 0 .115 2B (3), BB


Pitcher IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Odorizzi (W, 4-0) 6.2 7 1 1 1 4 0 2.28
Gibson 1.1 3 2 2 0 1 1 7.71
Baez 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.33





Low-A: Kane County 6, Beloit 5

W: Greg Billo (2-1, 1.34)
HR: Cheslor Cuthbert (1)

Player AB R H RBI AVG Notes
Franco, 2B 3 1 2 0 .278 2B (5), BB, SAC, CS (2), PO
Hall, SS 3 1 1 0 .299 2 BB, SB (4)
Kuebler, 1B 5 0 0 0 .000 Now 0-for-11
Watts, DH 4 1 1 1 .211 BB, K
Cuthbert, 3B 5 1 2 2 .273 HR (1), K
Adams, CF 5 2 3 0 .238 2B (5), K, SB (5), OF Assist
Jenkins, C 4 0 1 1 .250  
Beltre, RF 4 0 1 1 .238 SB (3)
Aparicio, LF 3 0 0 0 .141 BB


Pitcher IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Ventura 3.0 5 5 5 2 3 0 13.50
Billo (W, 2-1) 6.0 4 0 0 1 3 0 1.34




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