Royals Minor League Report: April 24

Royals Minor League Report: April 24

Royals Minor League Report: April 24
Omaha Storm Chasers (15-5)

Omaha 5, Nashville 3
WP: Mike Montgomery (2-0)
SV: Roman Colon (1)
HR: None

Omaha completed a four-game sweep at home. Mike Montgomery (7.0 IP, 7 H, 3 ER, 1 BB, 6 SO) won for the second time in as many outings. The Storm Chasers broke a 3-3 tie with a pair of runs in the seventh. Irving Falu scored the go-ahead tally on a force out. Kevin Kouzmanoff singled home Anthony Seratelli for the final run. The Storm Chasers are off on Wednesday. They begin an eight-game tour of Tennessee on Thursday at Memphis.

NW Arkansas Naturals (7-11)

NW Arkansas 7, Springfield 6 (13 innings)
WP: Blaine Hardy (1-0)
HR: None

The Naturals walked off with a win as Christian Colon singled home Carlo Testa with two outs in the 13th. Colon finished 4-for-7 with two RBI and two runs scored. Both Colon and Testa (3-for-5) were a home run shy of completing the cycle. Wil Myers added two hits, two RBI, two runs, two walks and a stolen base. Starter Noel Arguelles allowed four runs on seven hits and three walks over 6.0 innings. Blaine Hardy earned the win after tossing 3.1 scoreless frames.

Wilmington Blue Rocks (9-8)

Wilmington 4, Salem 3
WP: Ryan Dennick (2-1)
HR: Kevin David (1)

Jake Kuebler singled home Brett Eibner in the ninth as Wilmington won a second straight at Salem. Kevin David hit his first homer of the year in the fourth inning. Yordano Ventura tied a career-best with 10 strikeouts while holding Salem to a run on four hits and a walk over 4.2 IP. Ryan Dennick (3.1 IP, 6 H, 2 ER, 1 BB, 2 SO) earned the win in relief.

Kane County Cougars (10-9)

Kane County 6, Lake County 5
WP: Santiago Garrido (3-0)
HR: Danny Mateo (2)

Kane County held off a late rally to win two of three at home. Santiago Garrido held the Captains scoreless on three hits and a walk over 6.1 IP. He has a 1.04 ERA through 17.1 innings. Lake County scored five in the ninth before falling short. Michael Antonio was 4-for-5 with two runs scored. Jorge Bonifacio added three hits, two RBI and a run.