Former University of Kentucky star AJ Reed hit a solo home run, his minor league-leading 28th of the season, in Double-A Corpus Christi’s 7-6 come-from-behind victory against San Antonio on Wednesday night. He is also first in the minors with 99 RBI.
Reed, a Houston Astros prospect, also had a pair of run-scoring singles in the victory. He’s batting .322 with five home runs and 18 RBI in 16 games with the club.
He started the season at Class A Advanced Lancaster, where he hit .346 with 23 home runs and 81 RBI.