The Clearwater Threshers played the Charlotte Stone Crabs yesterday, and Kyle Drabek put together his best start yet: a complete game shutout. He allowed just five hits and a walk, striking out seven in the full nine, a 4-0 win.
Drabek is now 4-1 with a 2.48 ERA in A+ Clearwater.
In other action:
- Michael Taylor went 5-for-6 with a home run and four RBI in Reading’s 8-7 win Friday over New Hampshire. Taylor is second in the Eastern League in home runs (9), second in RBI (37) and third in hitting (.342). His 1.006 OPS is second in the EL.
- Lou Marson went 3-for-4 with an RBI in an IronPigs 5-3 loss to Rochester. It was another blown save in front of Carlos Carrasco, who went seven strong, striking out six while allowing two runs on six hits.