Padres Minor League Notebook: 6-1-10
Robert Poutier
Robert Poutier
MadFriars.com
Posted Jun 2, 2010
Denis Savage


Nick Schmidt gives up two runs but takes the loss. Cole Figueroa extends his on base streak. Nick Greenwood suffers from a lack of offense in a loss. Robert Poutier has been exceptional since coming to Fort Wayne.

Portland (19-33) vs. Salt Lake (Angels) postponed due to rain

The game will be made up as part of a doubleheader Thursday at PGE Park, starting at 5 PM.

San Antonio (24-26) had a scheduled day off

Lake Elsinore (35-18) lost 5-1 to High Desert (Mariners)

Nick Schmidt went five, giving up two runs on five hits and three walks while striking out four. He also induced eight ground ball outs. The left-hander has given up two runs or less in five straight games and seven of his 11 starts overall. He came into the game with a four-game winning streak before taking the loss on Tuesday.

Cole Figueroa extended his on base streak to 34 contests with a 1-for-3 game that included a sacrifice and the lone Storm RBI. The Storm had just five hits on the day. Figueroa has driven in 25 over the streak while hitting .328 with a 24-to-14 walk-to-strikeout ratio. He also owns a seven-game hitting streak with a four-game RBI streak.

Blake Tekotte saw hie on base streak end at 25 games after going 0-for-3.

Fort Wayne (27-26) lost 2-1 to Wisconsin (Brewers)

Nick Greenwood took the loss, giving up two runs on six hits and a walk across six innings on a night that saw the offense go 1-for-9 with runnrs in scoring position and the first five hitters go 0-for-18. The left-hander struck out six and notched nine ground ball outs. Three of the hits went for extra bases, including a solo homer. It was just the second home he has given up all year. Greenwood has allowed two runs or less in six of his 11 outings this season.

Robert Poutier was perfect across two innings, retiring all six batters he faced. The right-hander recorded four of the outs by way of the strikeout. It was the sixth time in 10 outings that Poutier has retired every batter he has faced and the third time it has come across two innings. He has held the opposition to a .089 average agaoinst.

DSL Padres (0-1) vs. DSL Nationals postponed due to rain

Talk about this story on our subscriber-only message boards

Join MadFriars.com on Twitter at http://twitter.com/madfriars



Related Stories
Padres Minor League Notebook: 4-30-10
 -by MadFriars.com  Apr 30, 2010
Fort Wayne TinCaps Pitcher of the Year
 -by MadFriars.com  Nov 3, 2010
2010 MLB Draft Offers Future Possibilities
 -by MadFriars.com  Jun 1, 2010

PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION INCLUDES
> Members-only Forums
> Insider Information
> MiLB &
   MLB Draft News
> Expert Chats

Sign Up Today!

Free Email Newsletter
Don't miss any news or features from MadFriars.com. Subscribe to our newsletter to have our newest articles emailed to you on a daily or weekly basis.
Click here for a list of all Team Newsletters.

Add Players to My HotList
Get free email alerts with news about your favorite players. Click name to add to My HotList.
P Robert Poutier (profile)
[View My HotList]