PawSox slam propels win
Pawtucket Red Sox (2-1) 8, Buffalo Bisons (1-2) 3
TO SUM IT UP: Jason Pridie hit a pair of home runs in Buffalo’s 8-3 loss Saturday afternoon… But, Tony Thomas smacked a second inning grand-slam and drove in another for Pawtucket following Pridie’s first-inning homer… Josh Reddick added a solo shot for the PawSox…
FAST FACTS: Ruben Tejada has hit in each of the first 3-games (5-12, 3B, 3RBI)… Tejada and Justin Turner both have hits in the first 3-games… A rare loss for Buffalo behind Pat Misch, the Bisons are now 17-7 in the lefty’s starts (since ’09)… Jason Pridie is 5 for his last 10 AB (2HR, 2B)… After starting 4-4 on the season, Fernando Martinez is hitless in his last nine at-bats… 16 of the 18 runs surrendered have been driven in with two-outs… Buffalo bounced into three double-plays in the loss…
WHAT’S NEXT: RHP Boof Bonser will make his Bisons debut against LHP Andrew Miller at 1:05 p Sunday… Buffalo hosts the Pawtucket Red Sox in game two of the four-game set to cap off the season’s first homestand.
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HR: Pridie 2 (2, 1st inning off Fox, M, 0 on, 0 out; 8th inning off Bowden, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Pridie 8; Turner; Pascucci; Tejada 2.
RBI: Pridie 3 (4).
2-out RBI: Pridie 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Tejada.
GIDP: Manriquez, S 2, Tejada.
Team RISP: 0-for-2.
Team LOB: 3.