Brian Ragira having powerful August

Brian Ragira hit his fifth home run in six nights on Wednesday, and second in consecutive games for the San Jose Giants. He had two hits, upping his average to .254. Ragira has five home runs in August, and 17 total on the season.

Deiyerbert Bolivar, an 18-year-old left-hander in the Dominican Summer League, threw four scoreless innings  while striking out four. In 64 innings for the DSL Giants, Bolivar has maintained an ERA below two (1.27) and a WHIP below one (0.95). He's also struck out more than a batter per inning (67 in 64 IP). 

Chase Johnson pitched a solid game for the Augusta GreenJackets, going seven strong, allowing just five hits and no walks while giving up a single run. Johnson, the Giants' third-round selection in the 2013 draft, has had an up-and-down season in Single-A, owning a 4.88 ERA through 21 starts.

Box Scores >> Richmond, San Jose, Augusta, Salem-Keizer, AZL Giants, DSL Giants


Top-20 Prospect Roundup

  1. Kyle Crick: DNP
  2. Tyler Beede: DNP
  3. Andrew Susac: 1-for-5, HR, RBI, 2 SO
  4. Adalberto Mejia: DNP
  5. Keury Mella: DNP
  6. Ty Blach: DNP
  7. Clayton Blackburn: DNP
  8. Chris Stratton: DNP
  9. Aramis Garcia: 1-for-3, 2B
  10. Steven Okert: 1 IP, 2 H, 1 ER, 0 BB, 2 K
  11. Luis Ysla: DNP
  12. Christian Arroyo: 1-for-4, 2B, RBI, SO
  13. Ryder Jones: 1-for-4, RBI
  14. Mac Williamson: Out for season
  15. Derek Law: Out for season
  16. Kendry Flores: DNP
  17. Matt Duffy: DNP
  18. Joan Gregorio: DNP
  19. Mike Kickham: DNP
  20. Gary Brown: DNP