Pawsox Sweep,Seadogs Win [VIDEO]
All good in Boston Red Sox minor league affiliate land. Triple-A sweeps their first round playoff series and at Double-A Portland the Seadogs are one win away from a series win.
At Hadlock Field in Portland Friday night, 5,200 fans got their first in-person look at Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo and he did not disappoint. Two hits, a walk, a RBI and a run scored. The Dogs beat Binghamton 6- and can win the best-of-5 series with a win Saturday.
Meanwhile, the Pawsox swept through their series with Syracuse - a 7-6 comeback win in New York Friday night. Top pitching prospect Henry Owens struggled at times but did strike out six batters in four innings.
Bryce Brentz had three hits for the Pawsox.
They now wait to see who the play in the International League championship series.