Red Sox farm system update: July 11th

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Short Season A Lowell Spinners

Final Score: Mahoning Valley 8, Lowell Spinners 6

Notable Pitchers:

Simon Mercedes (4 IP, 1 H, 0 R, 2 K)

Javier Rodriguez

* Rodriguez (J-Rod?) was making first first appearance at Lowell since being recall from the GCL Red Sox where the 20-year-old left-hander pitched 12 innings with a 0.75 ERA and 1.17 WHIP. What was noticeable at the GCL was eight walks and just three strike outs. This is consistent with his 2012-14 performance in the DSL and GCL where Rodriguez pitched a combined 83.1 innings with 44 walks and 53 strikeouts.

Notable Position Players:

Jordon Austin (1-4, RBI)

Jeremy Rivera (2-5, 2 R, 3B, RBI)

Austin Rei (2-5, 2 R, RBI)