Good afternoon everyone and welcome to the Minor League Ball Gameday discussion thread for Monday, July 17th 2017. Let’s get to it.
****Today’s Minor League Scoreboard
****Yesterday’s Highlights can be found in the Sunday discussion thread.
COOL STUFF THAT HAPPENED ON SUNDAY
****Outstanding game from Chicago White Sox prospect Reynaldo Lopez for Triple-A Charlotte: one run in seven innings on two hits and two walks, with 12 strikeouts.
****The Houston Astros promoted right-hander Franklin Perez to Double-A and the Los Angeles Dodgers promoted right-hander Walker Buehler to Triple-A.
****Astros prospect J.D. Davis went 3-for-4 for Double-A Corpus Christi. He went 2-for-3 with a home run on Saturday and is hitting .285/.345/.520 with 21 homers overall.
****Texas Rangers prospect Yohander Mendez allowed one run on six hits and a walk in seven innings of work for Double-A Frisco in the Texas League, fanning eight. He now has a 3.78 ERA in 112 innings with a 96/38 K/BB and 90 hits allowed.