Durham 4, Montgomery 1 (Durham leads 1-0). Durham took game 1 of the Governor’s Cup Championship Series behind Jeremy Hellickson who did not allow a run until the 7th. He finished with 6.2 innings and 1 run on 5 hits and a walk. He struck out 6…Sean Rodriguez got the scoring started with an RBI single in the first…Joe Dillon add an RBI single in the 6th and Michel Hernandez capped the scoring with a 2-run single.
Charlotte 3, Tampa 1 (Series tied 2-2). David Newmann with a gem to keep Charlotte alive in the FSL championship series. He worked 8.2 innings, giving up just 1 run in the 9th inning. He did not give up a hit until the 7th and in the first 8 innings, he did not allow a run on just 2 hits and a walk…Greg Sexton provided all the offense with a 3-run home run in the 6th…Game 5 will be tonight.
Notes from Down on the Farm…
- Rays Prospects has the final attendance for all of the Rays affiliates…Apparently there is no truth to the rumor that Durham and Montgomery both drew more fans than the Rays this season. [Rays Prospects]
- Triangle Offense recaps game of the Durham-Tampa series. [Triangle Offense]