The Clearwater Threshers (77-60) missed an opportunity to close out the Tortugas after a 4-run first inning and eventually lost 6-5.
Alejandro Requena was the beneficiary of the early runs, but was lifted after 53 pitches in 1.1 innings and 6 runs on 6 hits, a hit batter and 2 wild pitches. Now, granted three errors played a part in the scoring, 3 runs were unearned. But, both wild pitches moved four runners into scoring position and they all scored on run-scoring singles. Continue reading Clearwater Threshers Recap – 9/5/2018