Braves Minor League Recap_ Seth Keller combines for no-hitter

Sunday noticed one other mixed no hitter within the decrease ranges of the system, as 2022 draftee Seth Keller mixed with Landon Harper to finish a no hitter throughout a doubleheader. That was the massive story, however the Braves system gained 4 of 5 on the day and we noticed David McCabe homer plus huge days on the plate for Drake Baldwin, Luke Waddell, and Cal Conley.

Gwinnett Stripers 4, Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp 3

Field Rating

Vaughn Grissom, 2B: 0-3, BB, R, .318/.395/.469

Braden Shewmake, SS: 1-4, R, .221/.301/.409

Alan Winans, SP: 3.1 IP, 5 H, 2 R, 2 BB, 2 Ok, 2.89 ERA

It was Alan Winans begin for the Stripers, and he struggled a bit by three and a 3rd innings on Sunday. Winans allowed two runs on 5 hits and two walks, putting out two within the course of – however wanted 67 pitches to get these 10 outs. Beau Burrows adopted with a scoreless inning and two thirds, then scoreless frames from Dereck Rodriguez, Jackson Stephens, and Seth Elledge to take issues into the ninth. The Stripers introduced on Grant Holmes for the save, and he accomplished it regardless of giving up a run in his inning.

The offense didn’t do a lot on the dish, hidden by the very fact the Stripers put up 4 runs within the win. The group managed simply 4 hits and one stroll, with a Yolmer Sanchez double being the lone additional base hit within the contest. Sanchez was joined by Dalton Guthrie, Jesus Aguilar, and Braden Shewmake with hits, and Vaughn Grissom drew the one stroll.

Mississippi Braves 10, Pensacola Blue Wahoos 5

Field Rating

Cal Conley, SS: 2-3, BB, 2 R, RBI, .217/.304/.276

Luke Waddell, 3B: 2-3, 2B, 2 BB, 2 RBI, .305/.411/.455

Domingo Robles, SP: 6 IP, 5 H, 2 R, 2 BB, 3 Ok, 3.94 ERA

Domingo Robles turned in a really robust outing on Sunday, permitting two runs on 5 hits and a pair of walks over six innings. Robles wanted simply 74 pitches to get by these six innings to select up the standard begin and victory, and in addition picked a runner off first base. Jake McSteen adopted with a scoreless inning, however the subsequent two relievers helped to make this ultimate rating seem nearer than it really was as Domingo Gonzalez allowed a run and Hayden Harris gave up two runs in an inning apiece.

The highest of the order actually fueled the Braves offense on this win. Hitting within the two gap, Cal Conley was 2-3 with a stroll, scoring a pair of runs, and batting one in, whereas out of the three spot Luke Waddell was 2-3 with a double, pair of walks, and two RBI. Leadoff hitter Cody Milligan additionally added a double, however the remainder of the lineup had some moments too – like a homer from Cade Bunnell and a double from Javier Valdes. Drew Campbell was additionally 2-4 with a pair of runs scored and a pair batted in.

Asheville Vacationers 6, Rome Braves 5

Field Rating

Drake Baldwin, DH: 3-5, 2B, 2 R, RBI, .230/.361/.401

David McCabe, 3B: 1-3, HR, 2 BB, R, 2 RBI, .302/.398/.488

Adam Zebrowski, C: 1-4, HR, BB, R, RBI, .208/.308/.404

Jorge Bautista acquired the beginning and needed to battle along with his command to make it by 4 innings, giving up 4 runs on 4 hits and three walks – which included a pair of homers towards him. JJ Niekro adopted with a scoreless inning earlier than giving option to Jose Montilla, who allowed two runs whereas recording two outs. Rob Griswold got here on to pitch the ultimate two and a 3rd innings and didn’t permit any additional injury.

The Braves acquired some actual manufacturing out of a pair of excessive picks from the 2022 MLB Draft, as David McCabe hit his seventh homer since being promoted from Augusta together with drawing a pair of walks, and Drake Baldwin was 3-5 with a double. Adam Zebrowski additionally homered for Rome, his twelfth of the season. Among the many different gamers who had notable video games, Kevin Kilpatrick was 2-4 with a stroll and Geraldo Quintero was 2-5.

Augusta GreenJackets 3, Charleston RiverDogs 2

Field Rating

Ambioris Tavarez, SS: 1-3, 2B, BB

Bryson Worrell, CF: 1-3, 2B, BB, R

Adam Shoemaker, SP: 4 IP, 3 H, 2 R, 1 ER, 4 BB, 2 Ok, 7.43 ERA

Adam Shoemaker acquired the beginning within the first half of the double header and pitched a robust sport statistically, although actually battled his command on this one. Shoemaker allowed two runs (one earned) over 4 innings, giving up three hits – however he allowed 4 walks and threw lower than half of his pitches for strikes (30 of 64). Ronaldo Alesandro adopted with two good innings of reduction earlier than Elison Joseph pitched a scoreless body for the save.

Ambioris Tavarez was the offensive star within the first sport of the day, going one for 3 with a double and a stroll, although Bryson Worrell was additionally one for 3 with a double and a stroll and Jose Dilone was two for 2 with a stroll. Eight of the 9 spots within the order got here up with successful on this shortened sport, with Dilone being the one one to have a multi-hit sport.

Augusta GreenJackets 2, Charleston RiverDogs 0

Field Rating

Cory Acton, 2B: 3-3, 2B, R, RBI, SB, .237/.338/.319

Jair Casanova, LF: 2-3, RBI, .202/.316/.328

Seth Keller, SP: 5.1 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 5 BB, 2 Ok, 4.42 ERA

The large story of the day within the minors was the very fact one of many Prime 10 prospects within the Braves system mixed to pitch a no hitter. Seth Keller threw 5 and a 3rd no hit innings with a pair of strikeouts, although did stroll 5 as he battled his command at instances. Keller was adopted by Landon Harper, who pitched an inning and two third of hitless baseball to finish the mixed no hitter for Augusta.

Cory Acton had the massive sport with the bat within the second sport, going an ideal three for 3 with a double, steal, run scored, and RBI. Jair Casanova additionally had a multi-hit sport, going two for 3 with the sport’s different RBI. Following a 1-3 sport with a stroll and a double within the first sport, Bryson Worrell went 1-3 and scored a run.