RC Organizational Report: May 12
Ortiz was 2-for-3 on Wednesday
Ortiz was 2-for-3 on Wednesday
RC Contributor
Posted May 13, 2010


Just two affiliates were in action on Wednesday, with the NW Arkansas Naturals off and the Burlington Bees rained out. The Wilmington Blue Rocks were the system's only winner, behind the offensive heroics of Adrian Ortiz and Anthony Seratelli. Read about all of Wednesday's minor league action inside.

Editor’s Note: The NW Arkansas Naturals were off on Thursday, and the Burlington Bees were rained out.

AAA: Reno 4, Omaha 2

L: Luis Mendoza (0-2, 6.35)

Omaha struggled to get the bats going Wednesday, scoring just two runs on three hits against former Royals farmhand Billy Buckner in the O-Royals’ 4-2 defeat. Alex Gordon went 1-for-2 with a double and two walks, but singles by Marc Maddox and David Lough were the only other hits for Omaha.

O-Royals starter Bryan Bullington scattered seven hits and two walks across seven innings while allowing two runs. Luis Mendoza relieved him and was only able to get two outs in the eighth, surrendering two runs on four hits while getting tagged with his second loss of the season.

Omaha plays the third game of its four-game series Thursday night against the Aces.

Irving Falu, SS

0-for-3, BB, K -- .282

Marc Maddox, 2B

1-for-4 -- .271

Alex Gordon, LF

1-for-2, 2 BB, 2B (2) -- .286

David Lough, CF

1-for-4, R, SB (2) -- .250

Jordan Parraz, RF

0-for-2, BB, SB (3) -- .183

Bryan Bullington, SP

7.0 IP, 7 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 2 BB, 4 K -- 1.71 ERA

Luis Mendoza, RP

L (0-2), 0.2 IP, 4 H, 2 ER  -- 6.35 ERA

Greg Holland, RP

0.1 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 0 K -- 6.75 ERA





High-A: Wilmington 8, Lynchburg 5

W: Harold Mozingo (1-0, 10.29)

The Blue Rocks took advantage of their opportunities, getting eight runs on eight hits in their victory over the Hillcats. Adrian Ortiz went 2-for-3 with a walk, and Fernando Garcia went 2-for-4. Anthony Seratelli hit a double and knocked in three runs. Eric Hosmer saw his five-game hitting streak snapped, finishing 0-for-3 with a pair of walks.

Starter Ivor Hodgson pitched just three innings, allowing three runs on four hits. Harold Mozingo earned the victory by throwing the next three frames, giving up two runs on three hits and two walks. Patrick Keating earned his third save of the year, pitching one-hit ball over the final three innings.

The Blue Rocks, winners of three of their last five games, can win their four-game series against Lynchburg with a victory in the finale of their four-game series on Thursday.

Adrian Ortiz, CF

2-for-3, 2 R, BB, RBI, 2 SB (12) -- .298

Rey Navarro, SS

1-for-4, R, 2 RBI -- .200

Eric Hosmer, 1B

0-for-3, 2 BB, R, SB (5), E (4) -- .398

Anthony Seratelli, RF

1-for-3, R, 3 RBI, BB -- .277

Jamar Walton, LF

1-for-4, RBI, SB (1), K -- .140

Jamie Romak, 3B

1-for-3, R, BB, E (3), K -- .208

Eddie Prasch, DH

0-for-3, R, BB, 2 K -- .231

Fernando Garcia, 2B

2-for-4, R, K -- .203

Ben Theriot, C

0-for-4, K -- .226

Ivor Hodgson, SP

3.0 IP, 4 H, 3 R, 2 BB, 2 K -- 6.33 ERA

Harold Mozingo, RP

W (1-0), 3.0 IP, 3 H, 2 R, 2 BB, 2 K -- 10.29 ERA

Patrick Keating, RP

S (3), 3.0 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 1 K -- 1.35 ERA





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