Salem Red Sox Clinch First-Half Carolina League Crown
Boston's Class-A Advanced Salem Red Sox clinched the half-season Carolina League title yesterday, beating Potomac, 7-1. Leading the charge for the Red Sox was Yoan Moncada—who went 2-3 with two doubles and an RBI. The squad was named the most talent-laden team in all of minor league baseball at the start of the year by the prestigious Baseball America. Congratulations to everyone associated with the Salem franchise!