The D’Backs edged the Orioles with Charlie Rothschild’s inside-the-park home run leading the way, while Collin and Sam Jarrett spearheaded the strong defensive effort in the Minor League coach pitch game played March 24.
Other results in those games included:
Twins 14, A’s 9
The Twins powerful bats led to 14 runs in only five innings, but their defense also rose to the occasion, throwing out two A’s runners at home plate with Maddox Frazier applying the tag both times.
The Twins were also led on defense by Cliff Chapman, and on offense by Grant Knight and Turner Abernathy, who both went 3-for-3.
The A’s leading hitters were Sam Wiedetz 2-for-3 with an inside-the-park home run and Riley Mann 3-for-3.
Reds 10, Rays 10
A’s 13, Rays 3
The A’s had a big night hitting and had only one strikeout.
They were led by an inside-the-park home run by Danny Couey and strong hitting and fielding by Caleb Freemen and Gavin Tatum.
Orioles 16, Reds 15
The never-say-die Orioles kept coming back against the Reds and finally in the bottom of the last inning, Adarian Taylor Wilson hit an inside-the-park home run to give them the victory.
Strong defense by Coby Barrett kept them in the game along the way.
Twins 14, D’Backs 1
The Twins bats were again on fire as Davis Wilkey and Cliff Chatman both hit inside-the-park home runs, and Mason Stewart went 2-for-2.