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Tuesday Red Sox Farm Report: Manuel Margot extends hit streak to 6 games; Catcher J.T. Watkins earns save in 15th for Greenville

July 28, 2015 - 5:20 am
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A look at the action in the Red Sox farm system on Monday: TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX (41-61): Scheduled off day. Next action Tuesday vs. Norfolk (Orioles) DOUBLE-A PORTLAND SEA DOGS (39-64): L, 3-2, vs. Trenton (Yankees) -- Mike Augliera suffered the loss Monday after allowing the go-ahead run in the sixth inning. The right-hander pitched three innings of relief, allowing one walk and no hits. Augliera has started 17 games for Portland this season and made two relief appearances. He is 2-14 with a 5.68 ERA. -- Left-hander Danny Rosenbaum made his fourth start in a Portland uniform, allowing two earned runs on 10 hits in four innings of work. He walked one and struck out three. Rosenbaum has pitched 13 innings over his four starts and has an 0-2 record and a 6.92 ERA. -- The Portland offense posted nine hits Monday, led by Mike Miller. The third baseman had the only multi-hit game for the Sea Dogs, going 2-for-4 with a run scored. Miller is hitting .272 with nine doubles, two triples, one home run and 12 RBIs in 39 games for Portland this season. -- Center fielder Manuel Margot went 1-for-4 with a double to extend his current hitting streak to six games. Second baseman Carlos Asuaje extended his hitting streak to five games, going 1-for-4 and scoring a run. HIGH-A SALEM RED SOX (51-51): L, 7-1, vs. Potomac (Nationals) -- Starter Daniel McGrath took the loss, allowing six earned runs on seven hits and three walks with four strikeouts over five innings. The left-hander, who has lost his last three starts, fell to 1-4 with a 3.86 ERA after 10 starts for Salem this season. -- Right-handed reliever Brandon Show tossed two scoreless innings Monday and has still not allowed a run in a Salem uniform. The 22-year-old from San Diego has pitched 13 1/3 innings over five appearances. Show allowed three hits Monday and has allowed eight total in his five games. He has walked two and recorded five strikeouts. -- Third baseman Dustin Lawley led the Salem offense Monday, going 3-for-4 with two doubles and an RBI. Center fielder Forrestt Allday posted the only other multi-hit game for the Red Sox, finishing 2-for-4. -- Salem has now lost three straight games. SINGLE-A GREENVILLE DRIVE (52-49): W, 5-3 (15 innings), at Charleston (Yankees) -- After Greenville scored twice in the top of the 15th inning Monday to break a 3-3 tie, catcher J.T. Watkins took the mound in the bottom of the frame. The first batter in the inning reached on an error, but the righty recorded three straight outs -- including a game-ending strikeout --€” to record the save. Watkins caught the first 14 innings and went 1-for-7 at the plate. -- Second baseman Deiner Lopez started the 15th-inning rally with a one-out single to right. He stole second and scored on a single by right fielder Danny Mars. Mars stole third and scored on a wild pitch to extend the lead. The switch-hitting Mars finished the game 4-for-8 with a double and two RBIs. Lopez went 2-for-7. -- First baseman Nick Longhi led the Greenville offense with a 5-for-7 game. The 19-year-old hit three doubles and drove in a run. Longhi is hitting .291 on the season with 20 doubles, three triples, four home runs and 44 RBIs. -- Right-hander Ryan Harris picked up his first win of the season with two scoreless innings of relief. He is now 1-3 with a 2.50 ERA in 21 appearances. Right-hander Jeffry Fernandez started for the Drive, allowing no runs, five hits and one walk with six strikeouts in seven innings of work. Fernandez has a 3-8 record and a 5.86 ERA after 19 starts. -- Monday'€™s game was the longest of the year for the Drive. SHORT-SEASON SINGLE-A LOWELL SPINNERS (18-18): Scheduled off day. Next action Tuesday at Williamsport (Phillies)

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