The Corpus Christi Hooks completed the week with their first five game winning streak of the season. The Hooks were 5 and 1(24-26, for the second half). Round Rock, 3-3(55-69); Lancaster, 3-3(23-28); Lexington, 0-6(20-30); Tri-City, 2-3(18-37); Greeneville, 3-4(22-32); GCL Astros, 2-3(17-29); DSL Astros, 2-2(31-30)
The Farmstros Five for the Week of August 12-18, 2009
The Top Performer:
Wilton Lopez, 26, RHP, Corpus Christi. Lopez continued his hot August. He made two starts, pitched 15 2/3 innings and allowed eight hits and one run while he struck out 12.
The other Four:
Dallas Keuchel, 21, LHP, Tri-City. Keuchel pitched seven scoreless innings allowing five hits and striking out five.
Dieudone Paul, 21, LHP, DSL Astros. Paul pitched seven scoreless innings allowing three hits and striking out four.
Roliner Iturralde, 18, RHP, DSL Astros. Iturralde pitched six scoreless innings allowing two hits and recording three strikeouts.
Tommy Manzella, 26, SS, Round Rock. Manzella went 10 for 23 with two doubles and six RBI.