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Minor League Ball Gameday: Sunday, July 30th, 2017

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Twins prospect Felix Jorge, Indians prospect Shao-Ching Chiang, Braves prospect Ronald Acuna, Phillies prospect Scott Kingery, and Reds prospect Nick Senzel led Saturday’s minor league performers. What will happen today?

Baltimore Orioles v Minnesota Twins
Felix Jorge
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Good afternoon everyone and welcome to the Minor League Ball Gameday discussion thread for Sunday, July 30th, 2017. Let’s get to it.

****Today’s Minor League Scoreboard

****Today’s MLB scoreboard

****Yesterday’s Highlights can be found in the Saturday discussion thread.

COOL STUFF THAT HAPPENED YESTERDAY

****Minnesota Twins pitching prospect Felix Jorge threw a nine-inning complete game for Double-A Chattanooga, giving up one run on four hits and zero walks, fanning eight.

****Cleveland Indians pitching prospect Shao-Ching Chiang threw a nine-inning no-hitter for High-A Lynchburg in their Carolina League game against Winston-Salem, allowing one walk while fanning seven. The 22-year-old from Taiwan has a 3.67 ERA in 123 innings with a 81/22 K/BB.

****Atlanta Braves ultramegasuperduper outfield prospect Ronald Acuna went 4-for-5 with a home run and three runs scored for Triple-A Gwinnett. He’s now hitting .318/.400/.606 in Triple-A at age 19.

****Philadelphia Phillies prospect Scott Kingery went 4-for-5 for Triple-A Lehigh Valley and is now hitting .308/.336/.487 in 117 at-bats since being promoted from Double-A.

****Cincinnati Reds prospect Nick Senzel went 2-for-3 with a walk for Double-A Pensacola. He went 4-for-4 with a home run on Friday and is hitting .410 in his last 10 contests, .339/.397/.532 overall.