August 2017

Postseason All-Star: Joey Wentz

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Named 2017 South Atlantic League Postseason All-Star: Starting pitcher Joey Wentz (22) of the Rome Braves in a game against the Greenville Drive on Friday, August 11, 2017, at Fluor Field at the West End in Greenville, South Carolina. Greenville won, 1-0. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

Postseason All-Star: Estevan Florial

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Named 2017 South Atlantic League Postseason All-Star: Outfielder Estevan Florial (8) of the Charleston RiverDogs in a game against the Greenville Drive on Friday, July 28, 2017, at Fluor Field at the West End in Greenville, South Carolina. Charleston won, 6-1. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

Postseason All-Star: Daniel Johnson

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Named 2017 South Atlantic League Postseason All-Star: Daniel Johnson of the Hagerstown Suns participates in the Home Run Derby as part of of the South Atlantic League All-Star Game festivities on Monday, June 19, 2017, at Spirit Communications Park in Columbia, South Carolina. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

Postseason All-Star: Emmanuel Rivera

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Named 2017 South Atlantic League Postseason All-Star: Third baseman Emmanuel Rivera (7) of the Lexington Legends is greeted after scoring a run in a game against the Greenville Drive on Friday, June 30, 2017, at Fluor Field at the West End in Greenville, South Carolina. Lexington won, 17-7. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

Jay Jabs of the Columbia Fireflies

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Left fielder Jay Jabs (7) of the Columbia Fireflies is congratulated after scoring a run in the bottom of the 16th inning in a game against the Rome Braves on Sunday, August 20, 2017, at Spirit Communications Park in Columbia, South Carolina. It was too little, too late, as Rome won, 11-6 in 16 innings. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

Jay Jabs of the Columbia Fireflies

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Left fielder Jay Jabs (7) of the Columbia Fireflies slams into the wall but can’t reach a triple by Jordan Rodgers of the Rome Braves on Sunday, August 20, 2017, at Spirit Communications Park in Columbia, South Carolina. Rome won, 11-6 in 16 innings. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

Andres Gimenez of the Columbia Fireflies

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Shortstop Andres Gimenez (13) of the Columbia Fireflies goes airborne to throw out a runner at first in a game against the Rome Braves on Sunday, August 20, 2017, at Spirit Communications Park in Columbia, South Carolina. Rome won, 11-6 in 16 innings. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

J.J. Franco of the Columbia Fireflies

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Infielder J.J. Franco (2) of the Columbia Fireflies was called on to pitch in the 16th inning in a game against the Rome Braves on Sunday, August 20, 2017, at Spirit Communications Park in Columbia, South Carolina. He gave up a run, but got the final out. Rome won, 11-6 in 16 innings. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

Matt Pobereyko of the Columbia Fireflies

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Relief pitcher Matt Pobereyko (32) of the Columbia Fireflies delivers a pitch in a game against the Rome Braves on Sunday, August 20, 2017, at Spirit Communications Park in Columbia, South Carolina. He pitched 2.1 scoreless innings with three strikeouts. Rome won, 11-6 in 16 innings. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)

Marathon 16-inning game in Columbia

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After a marathon 16-inning game, the Rome Braves outfielders still managed a little victory body bump to celebrate an 11-6 win over the Columbia Fireflies on Sunday, August 20, 2017, at Spirit Communications Park in Columbia, South Carolina. From left are Bradley Keller, Isranel Wilson and Leudys Baez. It was the longest game in Fireflies franchise history. (Tom Priddy/Four Seam Images)