Friday Red Sox Farm Report: Henry Owens strikes out 8 in PawSox loss

Here is what happened in the Red Sox farm system on Thursday:

Henry Owens

Henry Owens

TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX (7-7): L, 6-4 at Charlotte 

— The PawSox lost to Charlotte on Thursday after the Knights put together a four-run rally in the seventh inning.

— Henry Owens pitched 4 2/3 innings where he allowed two runs on four hits, but walked four and struck out eight. Owens has 18 strikeouts in his last two appearances.

— Bryce Brentz had two hits in the game, including a solo home run with two outs in the ninth.

DOUBLE-A PORTLAND SEA DOGS: Postponed due to rain 

HIGH-A SALEM RED SOX: Postponed due to wet grounds 

SINGLE-A GREENVILLE DRIVE (9-6): L, 6-1 vs. Rome 

— The Drive scored their only run in this blowout in the fourth inning before Rome responded with six unanswered runs to come away with the win.

— Drive starter Robby Sexton threw 5 2/3 innings with five strikeouts and gave up eight hits, three earned runs and one walk. Hunter Smith came into the game in relief and gave up two runs.

Blog Author: 
Lucy Burdge