The PawSox losing streak continues. It is now nine straight after last night’s 8-0 loss to the Charlotte Knights at McCoy. The PawSox have now dropped to a tie for first place in the I.L’s North Division.
PawSox Shut Out by Knights (PawSox.com)
Zaleski, Knights, Shut Out PawSox, 8-0, on Tuesday (Charlotte Knights)
Knights 8, PawSox 0: Charlotte Blasts Pawtucket Pitching (Providence Journal)
Stewart Looks to Make His Mark (Providence Journal)
Charlotte Hands PawSox Ninth Straight Defeat (Pawtucket Times)
Newcomer Stewart Anxious to Start with PawSox (Pawtucket Times)
PawSox Skid Hits Nine (Sun Chronicle)
Knights Shut Out PawSox Behind Zaleski’s Gem (WCNC.com)
Zaleski Shuts Down Pawtucket Offense (Charlotte Observer)
NOTES- PawSox SS Jose Iglesias returned to the team yesterday after being sidelined since May 29th with lower back soreness. In his return to the field last night Iglesias went 0 for 5.
To make room on the PawSox roster, pitcher Jeremy Kehrt was sent back to Portland.
The newly acquired Zach Stewart was added to the PawSox roster yesterday. He came over to the Red Sox in Sunday’s trade that sent Kevin Youkilis to the White Sox. OF Josh Kroeger was placed on the temporarily inactive list to free up a spot for Stewart.
UP NEXT: Game two of the series is tonight at 7:05p.m. Charles Leesman (7-5, 2.16 ERA) starts for the Knights. Zach Stewart (NR) makes his debut for Pawtucket.