The Scranton-Wilkes Barre Yankees beat the Pawtucket Red Sox last night, 8-5, taking four out of five games in the series. The PawSox are now three games behind the Yankees for first place in the I.L. North but remain one game ahead of Lehigh Valley for the wild card spot.
Fireworks at McCoy as Yankees Win (PawSox.com)
Mark Prior Released by Red Sox (PawSox.com)
Yankees 8, PawSox 5: McDonald Toiling Through Difficult Season (Providence Journal)
McDonald Sets Record Straight on Turbulence in Red Sox Season (Pawtucket Times)
Report: Red Sox Release Mark Prior, Ending Former Phenom’s Comeback Bid to Majors (NESN.com)
McDonald, Joseph Lead SWB Yankees Over Pawtucket (Scranton Times-Tribune)
UP NEXT- The PawSox head to Fenway Park this afternoon to take on the Buffalo Bisons as part of the Futures at Fenway event. Game time will be approximately 4:30p.m. Collin McHugh (1-4, 3.77 ERA) gets the start for Buffalo. Chris Hernandez (1-2, 3.65 ERA) throws for the PawSox.