Thursday Nov. 18, 2010
Posted: 7:04 a.m.
ARIZONA FALL LEAGUEMesa Solar Sox Cubs
The Sox didnt do much offensively Wednesday, collecting only three hits in a 6-0 loss at Scottsdale. Josh Vitters and Ryan Flaherty combined to go 0-for-7. Chris Carpenter struck out a pair, though, in a scoreless inning of work.
Flaherty was also named a finalist for the Dernell Stenson Sportsmanship Award on Wednesday. The award, which was named in honor of the Reds prospect who was killed during the 2003 AFL season, goes to the player who best exemplifies unselfishness, hard work and leadership. The winner will be announced prior to Saturdays AFL championship game.
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The Sags dropped a 13-3 decision to visiting Surprise. Eduardo Escobars late-season slump continued as he went 0-for-5. Hes hitting .238 in his last 10 games, dropping his average to .306.
Jason Bour had a hit and scored a run. Henry Mabee allowed a solo homer in 1 13 innings while Anthony Carter tossed a scoreless inning.
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