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The Galveston County Daily News: Sports

August 27, 2016

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DeMichele's homer leads Birmingham to 4-2 win over Tennessee

KODAK, Tenn. (AP) -- Joey DeMichele hit a solo home run in the ninth inning, leading the Birmingham Barons to a 4-2 win over the Tennessee Smokies on Saturday.

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Savage, Sanjur lift Connecticut over Vermont 11-2
Posted: August 27, 2016

NORWICH, Conn. (AP) -- Will Savage tripled twice, scoring a couple of runs while also driving home two as the Connecticut Tigers beat the Vermont Lake Monsters 11-2 on Saturday.

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Joseph leads Norfolk over Charlotte 9-5
Posted: August 27, 2016

NORFOLK, Va. (AP) -- Corban Joseph homered and had three hits, driving in two as the Norfolk Tides topped the Charlotte Knights 9-5 on Saturday.

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Williams helps to shut out Toledo, Indianapolis wins 2-0
Posted: August 27, 2016

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) -- Trevor Williams and three other pitchers combined for a shutout as the Indianapolis Indians beat the Toledo Mud Hens 2-0 on Saturday.

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Pugliese, Burks carry Myrtle Beach to 7-1 win over Wilmington
Posted: August 27, 2016

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) -- Charcer Burks homered and had three hits, driving in two, and James Pugliese struck out nine hitters over six innings as the Myrtle Beach Pelicans topped the Wilmington Blue Rocks 7-1 on Saturday.

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Green, Jackson lift Charleston over Hickory 11-2
Posted: August 27, 2016

HICKORY, N.C. (AP) -- Jhalan Jackson homered and had five hits, driving in four, and Nick Green allowed just three hits over five innings as the Charleston RiverDogs defeated the Hickory Crawdads 11-2 on Saturday.

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Abreu leads White Sox HR parade in 9-3 rout of Mariners
Posted: August 27, 2016

CHICAGO (AP) — Jose Abreu hit the first of four White Sox home runs and Jose Quintana threw 7 2/3 solid innings to lead Chicago past the Seattle Mariners 9-3 on Saturday night.

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Gibbons induces double play, leads Cedar Rapids to 7-2 win over Clinton
Posted: August 27, 2016

CLINTON, Iowa (AP) -- Sam Gibbons got Alex Jackson to hit into a double play in the sixth inning, leading the Cedar Rapids Kernels to a 7-2 win over the Clinton LumberKings on Saturday.

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Gatewood's homer leads Wisconsin to 3-2 win over Quad Cities
Posted: August 27, 2016

DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) -- Jake Gatewood hit a two-run homer in the fourth inning, leading the Wisconsin Timber Rattlers to a 3-2 win over the Quad Cities River Bandits on Saturday.

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Pedroia gets hits 11 straight at-bats, fall 1 shy of record
Posted: August 27, 2016

BOSTON (AP) — Dustin Pedroia of the Boston Red Sox got hits in 11 straight at-bats, then fell one short of the major league record when he grounded into a double play Saturday night.

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