By JOSH VITALE, SunCoast Sports
PORT CHARLOTTE — The Tampa Bay Rays have seven prospects — six of them members of the 2014 Charlotte Stone Crabs — playing for the Peoria Javelinas of the Arizona’s Fall League. Here’s a look at how they fared in Week 1 of the fall season:
Tuesday: Peoria 5, Surprise 4
- Catcher Justin O’Conner: 3 for 5, double, run.
- First baseman Patrick Leonard: 0 for 5, two strikeouts.
- Right-hander Matt Lollis: one inning, two hits, one run.
Wednesday: Surprise 8, Peoria 2
- Outfielder Kes Carter: 0 for 3, walk, strikeout.
- Right-hander Jaime Schultz: two innings, six hits, five runs, two walks, one strikeout.
- Right-hander Zach Cooper: one inning, two hits, one run, one walk, two strikeouts.
Thursday: Peoria 11, Scottsdale 2
- Carter: 2 for 4, double, walk, run, two RBIs.
- O’Conner: 2 for 3, double, walk, two runs, RBI.
- Right-hander Colton Reavis: two innings, one hit, two strikeouts.
Friday: Salt River 12, Peoria 2
- O’Conner: 2 for 4, double, run.
- Lollis: 2/3 innings, three hits, five runs, three walks, one home run.
- Cooper: one inning, walk, strikeout.
Saturday: Mesa 6, Peoria 3
- Carter: 2 for 3, walk, run.
Fall season totals:
- O’Conner: 7 for 12 (.583), three doubles, three runs, RBI, three games played.
- Leonard: 1 for 6 (.167), double, RBI, two games played.
- Carter: 4 for 10 (.400), double, two runs, two RBIs, three games played.
- Lollis: 0-0, 32.40 ERA, six hits, six runs, three walks, 1 2/3 innings.
- Schultz: 0-1, 22.50 ERA, six hits, five runs, two walks, one strikeout, two innings.
- Cooper: 0-0, 4.50 ERA, two hits, one run, two walks, three strikeouts, two innings.
- Reavis: 0-0, 0.00 ERA, one hit, two strikeouts, two innings.
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