Minor League Gameday September 16, 2017

Red Sox Minor League Gameday

Today’s Games

MLB: Boston Red Sox (Rick Porcello) @ Tampa Bay Rays (Alex Cobb) [6:10PM]

IL: Pawtucket Red SoxSeason Complete

EL: Portland Sea DogsSeason Complete

CL: Salem Red SoxSeason Complete

SAL: Greenville DriveSeason Complete

NYPL:  Lowell SpinnersSeason Complete

GCL: GCL Red SoxSeason Complete

DSL: DSL Red SoxSeason Complete

Yesterday’s Scoreboard

Greenville Drive (3-1)

Drive deliver five in the sixth, win the South Atlantic League Championship with an 8-3 victory

Hildemaro Requena relinquished three runs – two earned – over 4 2/3 innings; scattering nine hits – including solo homers to Alex Call and Evan Skoug – and two walks while whiffing a trio. Hunter Smith struck out four of the seven men he faced in his 2 1/3 perfect frames. Brendan Nail yielded a single and whiffed a pair in the eighth. Juan Florentino walked one and struck out one in the ninth.

Brett Netzer led the offense once more with a single, a double, and a walk in four appearances; driving in three. Bobby Dalbec delivered a single and a double in four at-bats; scoring twice. Mitch Gunsolus garnered a single and a double in two trips after replacing Tyler Hill who went hitless in two attempts. Roldani Baldwin, Ryan Scott, and Jagger Rusconi each roped a single in four jaunts. Tucker Tubbs walked once in four treks. Pedro Castellanos was held hitless over four sessions. Santiago Espinal suffered five empty excursions.

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Featured image courtesy of Bart Boatwright