After a horrific occurrence buried him months ago, the world cheered as a heroic figure overcame catastrophe and returned to the surface on Tuesday night.
The Winston-Salem Dash's loss in Game 4 of the Mills Cup brings the 2010 minor league season to a close. Next up: Arizona Fall League play begins on Oct. 12.
The Winston-Salem Dash lost Game 3 of the Carolina League championship series. They now trail the series 2-1, and will have to win the final two on the road to come away with the title.
Winston-Salem's hopes for a commanding lead dashed (get it?) by a three-run Potomac rally in the eighth inning. Their Mills Cup series is tied at 1.
The Winston-Salem Dash continued their rampage through the Carolina League playoffs, with Stephen Sauer retiring the first 15 hitters he faced en route to a shutout.
And then there was one. The Great Falls Voyagers' season is over after a loss to Helena, leaving the Winston-Salem Dash as the last White Sox minor-league affiliate standing.
The Great Falls Voyagers live to see another day, forcing a final game in their three-game playoff series with Helena.
The Winston-Salem Dash advanced to the Carolina League championship by completing a sweep of Kinston in 12 innings. The Great Falls Voyagers weren't so fortunate in their first playoff game.
The Great Falls Voyagers closed out their regular season with a victory in preparation for the Pioneer League championship series against Helena. Meanwhile, the Winston-Salem Dash took a 2-0 lead against Kinston with a 2-o victory in their playoffs.