Here's what happened in Wednesday's AFL action
Here's a team-by-team breakdown of how all 30 teams' prospects fared in Arizona Fall League action on Wednesday:
MLB's No. 1 overall prospect Vladimir Guerrero Jr. continued his hot start with two more doubles in a 3-for-4 effort. Guerrero Jr. has been on fire to start the AFL and is 6-for-9 through two games. Santiago Espinal (No. 22) went 0-for-5 at the plate. More »
2018 Arizona Fall League rosters
Steve Wilkerson and Ryan McKenna combined to reach base six times and scored three runs in Glendale's loss against Peoria. Wilkerson was 3-for-5 with two doubles and an RBI out of the leadoff spot, while McKenna, Baltimore's No. 12 prospect, finished 1-for-2 with a triple, two walks and two runs scored from the bottom of the order.
Rays No. 30 Ryan Boldt scored a run as a part of a 1-for-4 performance for Peoria, while left-hander Dalton Moats fired two perfect frames with two strikeouts out of the bullpen.
Bobby Dalbec, the Red Sox No. 6 prospect, went 0-for-5 with four strikeouts. Josh Ockimey (No. 10) reached base with a walk, but otherwise went 0-for-3 with a trio of strikeouts. Teddy Stankiewicz got the start for Mesa, but the outing didn't go as he would have liked. The right-hander gave up three runs over two innings.
Estevan Florial and Thairo Estrada, the Yankees' Nos. 2 and 16 prospects, respectively, each recorded a single and an RBI in Glendale's loss against Peoria. Florial, MLB Pipeline's No. 45 overall prospect, also picked up an outfield assist when he threw out Buddy Reed at the plate from left field.
Indians No. 6 prospect Yu Chang went 1-for-4 in his 2018 AFL debut after hitting .304 over 15 games with Mesa a year ago. Outfielder Connor Marabell was one of two Glendale batters to finish with multiple hits, going 2-for-5. Pitching in relief, left-hander Rob Kaminsky allowed one earned run on two hits and struck out pair.
Nick Heath, hitting atop the Surprise lineup, went 3-for-6 with three stolen bases and three runs scored. Arnaldo Jose Hernandez cruised through 1 2/3 innings on the mound and struck out a pair. Walker Sheller was equally effective on the mound as he closed the game with a scoreless inning.
Daz Cameron, the Tigers' No. 8 prospect, went 1-for-5 at the plate for Mesa. Daniel Woodrow, a 23-year-old outfielder also had a tough night at the plate going 0-for-4.
Twins No. 18 prospect Travis Blankenhorn turned in an 0-for-4 performance while Jaylin Davis went 2-for-4 with three RBIs. Devin Smeltzer gave up three hits in his two innings on the mound, but was able to keep those runners from scoring.
White Sox No. 4 prospect Luis Robert (No. 44 overall) was 1-for-5 with a strikeout for Glendale after a 1-for-4 showing in his AFL debut on Tuesday.
A's No. 18 prospect Eli White had a nice night at the plate as he finished 2-for-4 with a double and a stolen base. Skye Bolt (No. 30) also had a nice night at the plate. He also went 2-for-4, but did so with a two-run homer. Angel Duno got roughed up on the mound as he gave up four runs in just 2/3 of an inning. Conversely, Jake Bray didn't yield a run or a hit and picked up a pair of strikeouts in 1 1/3 innings. Sam Sheehan also tossed 1 1/3 frames and gave up one run on five walks.
Angels No. 4 prospect Jahmai Jones remains hitless in the AFL, but he did score a run and has tallied three through the first two games. Third baseman Roberto Baldoquin also scored a run, while going 0-for-2 at the plate. On the mound, Daniel Procopio gave up two runs on two hits in two innings of work.
Abraham Toro-Hernandez, the Astros No. 21 prospect, came through with an RBI single in the first inning and also drew two walks as part of a 1-for-3 night. Ronnie Dawson came up big for Scottsdale as he hit a pair of doubles and drove in as many runs. Dawson also added a single and finished 3-for-5.
Evan White, Seattle's No. 2 prospect, notched two singles from the three spot in Peoria's lineup. He also scored a run in the contest before finishing 2-for-5. Catcher Joe DeCarlo was 1-for-4 with an RBI and a walk.
Rangers No. 2 prospect Julio Pablo Martinez went 1-for-5, while Yanio Perez did the bulk of the damage at the plate, finishing 2-for-5 with three RBIs. Charles LeBlanc went 4-for-5, while Josh Morgan went 1-for-5.
Braves No. 6 prospect Cristian Pache (No. 68 overall) tallied three hits, an RBI and scored two runs as Peoria won for a second time in as many games. Shortstop Ray-Patrick Didder also collected two hits in the victory.
Marlins No. 1 prospect Monte Harrison reached base three times as he drew a walk to supplement his 2-for-4 night. Brian Miller (No. 11) also walked and picked up a hit, finishing 1-for-4.
Andres Gimenez and Peter Alonso, the Mets' Nos. 1 and 2 prospects, each went deep in Scottsdale's win over Mesa. Gimenez hit a solo blast and finished 1-for-4, while Alonso finished a triple shy of the cycle and scored three runs. More »
Nationals No. 7 prospect Daniel Johnson went 0-for-3 at the plate and Tres Barrera (No. 15) went 0-for-4. On the mound, Luis Reyes (No. 23) gave up seven runs in 1 2/3 innings while Jordan Mills gave up a run in his two innings.
Phillies No. 11 prospect Arquimedes Gamboa walked twice, but didn't do much else offensively as he finished 0-for-3. Austin Listi had an equally frustrating night at the plate as he went 0-for-4. Seth McGarry struck out four and yielded just one hit over two scoreless innings.
Brewers top prospect Keston Hiura (No. 30 overall) followed his impressive AFL debut on Tuesday by going 2-for-4 with a grand slam, giving him seven RBIs in his first two games with Peoria. More »
Cardinals No. 27 prospect Conner Greene gave up two runs in 1/3 of an inning. Connor Jones (No. 30) gave up one hit in two scoreless innings. Evan Kruczynski picked up the win for Surprise. The lefty gave up five runs, however none were earned. Lane Thomas went 2-for-5 at the plate. Will Latcham also pitched and gave up two runs in 1 2/3 innings.
Jhonny Pereda picked up his first hit of the Fall League in a 1-for-4 performance. Bailey Clark, a 23-year-old right-hander, notched a pair of strikeouts as he pitched 1 2/3 scoreless frames.
Pirates No. 16 prospect Will Craig hit his first homer of the Fall League, a two-run blast, and later picked up another hit to finish 2-for-5.
Reds No. 8 prospect Shed Long played a big part in Scottsdale's win as he went 1-for-3 with a trio of RBIs. He also drew a pair of walks. Ty Boyles threw a perfect inning in relief, notching a pair of strikeouts in the process.Wyatt Strahan and Alex Powers followed Boyles on the mound and were equally effective as each gave up a hit in a scoreless frame.
D-backs No. 3 prospect Jazz Chisholm picked up a couple of hits and finished the night 2-for-5. However, he was caught stealing in his lone attempt. Right-hander Tyler Mark gave up a run on four hits, but his night was cut short as he left the game with an injury. Bo Takahashi followed Mark and proceeded to give up two runs in an 1 1/3 frames. Kevin Ginkel had the best showing of the night among D-backs prospects as he struck out the side to close the game in the ninth.
First baseman Jared Walker showed the power that allowed him to hit 25 homers during the regular season across two levels of A ball when he launched a solo shot to deep right field in the bottom of the seventh inning. Left-hander Ben Holmes turned in a strong first start, tossing three scoreless frames, allowing three hits and a walk while striking out four.
Giants No. 10 prospect Heath Quinn struck out four times, but also drove in a run as part of a 1-for-5 night. Melvin Adon (No. 19) gave up two runs (one earned) in his inning of work on the mound, while Garrett Williams (No. 20) gave up one run on two hits over two innings and picked up the win. Right-hander Sam Wolff closed out the game as he struck out two in a perfect ninth.
Padres No. 13 prospect Buddy Reed went 3-for-5 with a run scored and an RBI from the leadoff spot and also threw out a runner at the plate in his AFL debut. Hudson Potts (No. 23) went 1-for-5 with a double, while right-hander Miguel Diaz tossed three innings of one-run ball, allowing three hits and one walk while striking out three. Dauris Valdez, a 6-foot-8 righty, worked a scoreless sixth inning for Peoria to earn the win.
Rockies No. 11 prospect Tyler Nevin picked up an RBI double for his lone hit of the night. Nevin later added an RBI via a groundup and finished 1-for-4 with two RBIs. Josh Fuentes also doubled and finished 2-for-4 with an RBI.