Brentz, Pawtucket bound for Triple-A National Championship
PawSox won International League crown ThursdaySeptember 14, 2012 · @MTAthletics
FORT MILL, S.C. - Former Blue Raider Bryce Brentz and the Pawtucket Red Sox (Boston Triple-A) won the Governors' Cup for the first time in 28 years on Thursday night. The PawSox defeated the Charlotte Knights, 4-1, to take home the International League crown and earn a spot in the Triple-A National Championship on Tuesday.
Brentz was called up on Aug. 30 from Double-A Portland, where he hit .296 with 17 home runs, 30 doubles and 76 RBI.
Tuesday's championship will air live on NBC Sports Network at 6 p.m. CT. For a recap on Thursday's game, including quotes from Brentz, click here.
Follow the Blue Raiders on Twitter @MTAthletics for continued updates.
More Baseball NewsJul 23, 2014: Raiders in the Pros: Curtis a Northwest League All-Star
Jul 10, 2014: MT Baseball adds two junior college standouts
Jul 7, 2014: Four Blue Raiders to play in summer league All-Star games
Jun 23, 2014: Raiders in the Pros: Blackham inks pro contract
Jun 16, 2014: Blue Raider duo earn ABCA All-Region honors
Jun 7, 2014: Pair of Raiders selected on final day of MLB Draft