Draft & Follow 8-22-09
- The Bluefield Orioles beat the Kingsport Mets 5-2 Friday. 6 2009 draftees played. LF John Semel went 0 for 4. 3B James Schroeder had an RBI ground out in the 3rd inning as part of his 0 for 5 game. C John Freeman singled in the 8th to go 1 for 4. DH Joseph Bonfe singled in the 4th, singled in the 6th and singled again in the 8th to go 3 for 4. Bonfe is batting .342 for Kingsport this season. 2B Ryan Mollica hit his 5th double of the season in the 5th and in the 7th he had an RBI ground out as part of his 1 for 4 game. See the box score and recap for more.
- The State College Spikes beat the Brooklyn Cyclones 8-0 Friday. 5 2009 draftees played. P Lance Hoge threw 3 relief innings. He allowed 3 runs on 5 hits while striking out 2. P Wes Wrenn threw 3 innings of scoreless relief, allowing 1 hit and 2 walks while striking out 3. SS Robbie Shields was 0 for 2. 1B Sam Honeck and LF Alex Gregory were both 0 for 4. For more see the box score and recap.
- The Savannah Sand Gnats beat the Augusta GreenJackets 16-5 Friday. 2 2009 draftees played. P John Church threw the final inning, allowing 2 runs on 2 hits. RF Joseph August hit a 2-run double in the 2nd inning, an RBI single in the 3rd, a sacrifice fly in the 4th inning and a double in the 6th to go 3 for 5. See the game story, box score and recap for more.