The Tom Sox will wait another day!
Strasburg 4, Winchester 3 (10 innings); Turner Buis hit a solo home run in the top of the 10th inning to send this series to a deciding 3rd game.
Hitter of the Day
Yep, it’s Turner Buis, who went 2-5, with 2 runs, an RBI, walk, and game winning home run. From Coastal Carolina, Turner hit 299/427/410 in 134 regular season at-bats, and is 167/286/333 after 24 playoff at-bats.
Others of Note
Sebastiano Santorelli, Strasburg: 2-5, run, RBI
Tyler Halas, Strasburg: 2-5
Dillon Reed, Winchester: 2-3, run, RBI, SB, 2 BB
Alejandro Rivero, Winchester: 2-4, RBI, 2B, 3B
Pitcher of the Day
The best stat line from last night was turned in from Strasburg’s Lawson Humphries, from Georgia Southern. Lawson threw 3 shutout, no-hit innings, with 2 walks and 1 strikeout last night. Lawson is 0-0, 2.45 in 3 2/3 playoff innings, after he went 1-2, 5.16 in 22 2/3 regular season innings.
Winchester at Strasburg, 7 PM, deciding game 3. I’m planning to attend this one, and might even bring my daughter along, in her last evening in the states for quite a while. Say hello to Karen if you see her!