TRIPLE-A, DURHAM BULLS
International League South
(77-49, first place, 11.5 GA)
RHP Matt Buschmann has won two straight starts and is 7-1 with a 2.94 ERA.
LHP C.J. Riefenhauser has thrown 7.1 shutout innings of one-hit ball over his last seven outings.
RHP Merrill Kelly is 7-3 with a 3.12 ERA.
LHP Frank De Los Santos has a 5.20 ERA in 22 appearances.
HIGH-CLASS A, CHARLOTTE STONE CRABS
Florida State League South
(28-22, second place, 0.5 GB)
LHP Grayson Garvin threw three perfect innings Thursday in his second game back with the Stone Crabs after Tommy John surgery.
OF Willie Argo has a .341 average and nine runs scored in his last 10 games.
RHP Dylan Floro threw an eight-hit complete game in his debut Tuesday.
LOW-CLASS A, BOWLING GREEN HOT RODS
Midwest League Eastern
(32-22, tied for first place)
CF Andrew Toles is hitting .412 with 10 runs scored in his current 11-game hitting streak. He has a .328 average with 54 steals.
LHP Jordan Harrison has thrown 13.1 shutout innings in his last two starts.
LHP Kevin Brandt threw six no-hit innings in his debut Monday.
SHORT-SEASON A, HUDSON VALLEY RENEGADES
New York-Penn League McNamara
(27-29, third place, 3.5 GB)
LHP Ben Griset has a 1.61 ERA, three walks and 22 strikeouts in his last five starts.
LHP Chris Kirsch has a 1.59 ERA in three August starts.
ROOKIE, PRINCETON RAYS
Appalachian League East
(16-39, fifth place, 21.5 GB)
RHP Jake Faria, with quality starts in three of his last five games, is 2-3 with a 2.58 ERA.
OF Hunter Lockwood has 11 RBIs in his last 10 games.
LHP Oscar Armenta has given up one earned run in his last 10 innings.
ROOKIE, GCL RAYS
Gulf Coast League South
(22-27, fourth place, 5 GB)
RHP Ruben Paredes has a 1.57 ERA and has held hitters to a .195 average in 23 innings.
2B Kean Wong has a .312 average.
Those who strayed from the Rays
1B Matt Fields has a .237 average and a Texas League-best 29 home runs for Double-A Northwest Arkansas (Royals).
C Stephen Vogt is hitting .246 for the Oakland A's.
RHP Dane De La Rosa is 5-1 with a 3.62 ERA in 55 games with the Los Angeles Angels.
RHP Evan Meek is 5-4 with a 3.44 ERA since becoming a starter in mid-June for Triple-A Round Rock (Rangers).
RHP Shane Dyer is 6-4 with a 3.45 ERA at high-Class A Bakersfield (Reds).
RHP Brian Baker finished 7-5 with a 4.93 ERA for Laguna in the Mexican League.
RHP Tim Corcoran has a 4.68 ERA with Japan's Yokohama BayStars.
RHP Ruddy Lugo is 3-2 with a 3.66 ERA for independent Bridgeport.
OF Jeremy Owens has a .216 average with independent Southern Maryland.
LHP Sergio Espinosa has a 2.20 ERA in 30 games at independent Newark.
1B Mike Sheridan was hitting .258 at independent Laredo when he was released last week.