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Astros Minor League Recap: April 30

Another day of Astros minor league action is in the books. See the results below!

AAA: Sugar Land Space Cowboys (19-9) lost 8-6 (BOX SCORE)

France started ahead of Sugar Land and kept rolling until the 4th when he ran into trouble. He ultimately allowed 3 runs in 3.2 innings. Sugar Land got on the board in the 5th on a Hummel RBI single. They got another run in the 7th on a Berryhill solo HR, but El Paso scored a run in the bottom of the 7th to increase the lead. Sugar Land scored another run in the 8th on a fielder’s choice, but El Paso again responded with a run. In the 9th, the offense rallied for 3 runs on a Bastidas RBI single and a Leon play that tied 2 runs HR. Unfortunately, El Paso was able to throw it away in the bottom of the ninth as Sugar Land fell 8-6.

Remark: Leon has a .918 OPS this season.