Red Sox Owls:
On Saturday at Fenway Park, Brock Holt flashed Owl signs with Sofia, Stefan and Sten Gustafson here and David Ortiz, a new member of Owl Nation, flashed Owl signs with the Gustafson family here. Later that day, Big Papi became the third player in Red Sox history to hit 400 home runs with the club, joining Hall of Famers Ted Williams and Carl Yastrzemski.
MLB Scoreboard Yesterday:
Tyler Spurlin (0-0, 3.00) earned a hold for Hi-A Brevard County and Chase McDowell (1-2, 3.97) was the losing pitcher in relief in game 2 for SS Auburn.
Brock Holt (.298) extended his hitting streak to 11 games with a first-inning single for Boston and Anthony Rendon (.275) went 2-for-5 with a run and a strikeout for Washington. Paul Janish (.270) doubled for AAA Omaha, Jeremy Rathjen (.277) went 2-for-5 with a homer, a run, a RBI and 3 strikeouts for Hi-A Rancho Cucamonga, Christian Stringer (.271) homered for A Kannapolis, Skyler Ewing (.298) doubled SS Salem-Keizer and Shane Hoelscher (.319) went 3-for-5 with a run for SS Tri-City.
Complete Owls stats are here.