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Simon Mercedes held the Dash to just one run on four hits over six and a third innings, paving to the way to Salem’s narrow 2-1 triumph over Winston-Salem on Thursday night at BB&T Ballpark.
The Dash scored early and often on Wednesday night, leading the Sox wire-to-wire in a 9-4 win at BB&T Ballpark. The victory brings the Dash within one game of the Sox in the race for the final playoff spot in the Southern Division.
Daniel Watts tossed four scoreless innings in his Carolina League debut, and Lynchburg held a 2-0 lead through six frames, but a five-run seventh by the Dash proved to be the difference in a 5-2 Hillcats loss at Calvin Falwell Field Saturday night.
Former Salem Red Sox farmhand Francellis Montas dazzled the crowd at LewisGale Field with eight outstanding innings as the Winston-Salem Dash took the series finale 6-3.
The Potomac Nationals (11-8, 4-4) were defeated by the Winston-Salem Dash (6-13, 3-5) 4-2 in the series opener of a three-game set at Pfitzner Stadium on Wednesday evening.
Matty Johnson led the way with four hits, including a two-run single in the seventh that transformed an 8-7 deficit into a 9-8 lead, an advantage the Salem Red Sox sustained to the finish line to win the game and the series against the Winston-Salem Dash.
While Jake Peavy enjoyed a superb start at Fenway Park this afternoon, one of the prospects that Boston parted with to obtain the big league arm helped end Salem’s historic streak on Wednesday evening at LewisGale Field.