The ‘Birds dropped both ends of today’s double header. The loan bright spot came after the game when Raul Shah was seen walking unassisted after leaving the game with an apparent ankle injury. Shah is currently the leading All-Star vote getter amount infielders.
With just five games remaining in the first half of the Empire League’s regular season the Redbirds magic number has dwindled down to just three games.
The first half crown would guarantee the Redbirds a berth in the Empire League Championship Series at the end of August.
The ‘Birds will leave the nest and close out the first half in Old Orchard Beach with a series against the Surge. The Surge and the Explorers are currently tied for second place so it is shaping up to be an interesting race.
The ‘Birds will look to rebound after tomorrow’s travel day.
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