September 5, 2008 at 6:14 AM
9/5 Cup of Coffee: Pawtucket evened their series at 1 game a piece last nigt with a 3-1 victory over Scranton/WB. Devern Hansack threw 6 no-hit innings giving up an unearned run and 2 BB. He had 8 Ks. Jon Switzer went 0.2 of an inning allowing 2 hits. Beau Vaughn pitched 1 clean inning recording 1 K. Hunter Jones went 1.1 innings retiring all 4 hitters he faced fanning 3 of them. Jason Lane went 2 for 4 with a home run and 2 RBI.
Trenton edged Portland 4-3 to take a 2-0 lead in their best of five series. Clay Buchholz went 6 innings allowing 3 runs on 6 hits and a BB. He had 9 Ks. Richie Lentz threw a perfect inning of relief recording 1 K. Dave Gassner went 0.2 innings and gave up the winning run on a hit and a BB. TJ Large went 0.1 innings allowing 1 hit. He fanned 1. Jorge Jimenez went 3 for 5 and scored a run. Zach Daeges went 3 for 5 with a RBI.
Lowell edged Oneonta 3-2. Hunter Strickland threw 5 innings allowing 2 runs on 4 hits and a BB. He had 5 Ks. Lance McClain pitched 3 scoreless innings allowing 2 hits. He had 3 Ks. Robert Romero earned the save throwing a scoreless, hitless 9th. He allowed 1 BB while striking out 2. Pete Hissey went 2 for 5 with a run scored and a RBI. Mitch Dening went 3 for 4 with a RBI.
Player of the Night: Devern Hansack who threw 6 no hit innings with 8 Ks to lead PawSox to win