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Asheville Tourists' first baseman Brian Mundell is tearing the cover off the ball

Colorado Rockies minor league news and notes for May 16, 2016.

There was a full slate of action on Monday night in the Colorado Rockies' farm system, with their four full season affiliates going 2-2 on the night. One of the two winners were the Low-A Asheville Tourists who escaped with a 3-2 win in 12 innings to climb over .500 on the season. The win was aided in large part by under-the-radar prospect Brian Mundell.

Mundell, selected in the seventh round of last year's draft out of Cal Poly, went 3-for-5 with two doubles and a walk to raise his season slash line to .378/.428/.580. He hasn't shown a ton of home run power (he has just three on the year), but already has 18 doubles in just 159 plate appearances. While it's not surprising that Mundell was put in Asheville for his first full season, but at 22 years old, he's a bit old for the level. Pair that with the lack of notable prospects at first base in the system, and it wouldn't be surprising to see him receive a promotion to High-A Modesto or even Double-A Hartford at some point during the year. Let's check out some other notable performances from Monday's games.

Other games:

Triple-A: Round Rock Express 6, Albuquerque Isotopes 3

Jeff Hoffman (No. 3 PuRP): 6 IP, 9 H, 3 ER, 2 BB, 6 K

Tom Murphy (No. 10 PuRP): 1-for-4, 2B

Brandon Barnes: 1-for-4, K

Ben Paulsen: 0-for-4, 3 K

Double-A: Akron RubberDucks 9, Hartford Yard Goats 3

Raimel Tapia (No. 6 PuRP): 2-for-4, 3B, RBI

David Dahl (No. 2 PuRP): 1-for-4, K

Ryan McMahon (No. 5 PuRP): 0-for-4

Kyle Freeland (No. 8 PuRP): 6 IP, 3 H, 3 R (2 ER), 4 BB, 5 K

High-A: Modesto Nuts 3, San Jose Giants 1

Yency Almonte: 7⅔ IP, 4 H, 1 ER, 2 BB, 7 K

Omar Carrizales (No. 26 PuRP): 2-for-4, RBI

Tyler Matzek: 0 IP, BB

Jerry Vasto: 1 IP, 0 H, 0 R, 1 K

Low-A: Asheville Tourists 3, Augusta GreenJackets 2 (12 innings)

Brian Mundell: 3-for-5, 2 2B, BB

Carlos Herrera (No 29 PuRP): 2-for-5, K

Dylan Craig: 8 IP, 3 H, 0 R, 1 BB, 5 K

Tuesday Probables:

Triple-A: Shane Carle

Double-A: Zach Jemiola (HM PuRP)

High-A: Parker French

Low-A: David Hill (HM PuRP)