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Minor League Ball Gameday: Monday, August 21st, 2017

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Blake Snell has a strong game for the Rays, while Yankees prospect Miguel Andujar, Athletics prospect Max Schrock, and Reds farmhand Brandon Dixon thrived in Sunday’s minor league set. What will happen today?

Seattle Mariners v Tampa Bay Rays
Blake Snell
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Here’s the Minor League Ball Gameday discussion thread for Monday, August 21st, 2017. Let’s get down to business!

****Today’s Minor League Scoreboard

****Today’s MLB scoreboard

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

****Analysis of all the deadline trades involving prospects can be found here.


****Tampa Bay Rays lefty Blake Snell (not a rookie of course but still a young player establishing himself) went seven strong innings against the Seattle Mariners yesterday, giving up two hits and two walks while fanning eight.

****New York Yankees third base prospect Miguel Andujar went 3-for-4 with a double and a home run for Triple-A Scranton in International League action against Durham.

****Oakland Athletics infield prospect Max Schrock went 3-for-5 for Double-A Midland and is now hitting .323/.383/.432 on the season.

****Cincinnati Reds farmhand Brandon Dixon went 4-for-5 with three home runs and seven RBI for Triple-A Louisville against Rochester.

****Texas Rangers prospect Kyle Cody threw seven shutout innings for the High-A Down East Wood Ducks in Carolina League play against Buies Creek, giving up one hit and two walks while fanning eight.