Archive for the ‘ General Baseball 2017 ’ Category

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)

Jay Groome of the Greenville Drive

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Jay Groome of the Greenville Drive has been named SAL Pitcher of the Week. http://atmlb.com/2vJGPCq via @milb

Jay Jabs of the Columbia Fireflies

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Jay Jabs of the Columbia Fireflies, right, is greeted at home plate by Reed Gamache Sunday night after hitting a home run against Charleston.

Harol Gonzalez of the Columbia Fireflies

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Pitcher Harol Gonzalez of the Columbia Fireflies earned the win in a 3-0 game against Augusta last night. http://atmlb.com/2tORrvu via @milb

Estevan Florial of the Charleston RiverDogs

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Estevan Florial of the Charleston RiverDogs laughs with teammates in the dugout before last night’s game. Baseball America ranks him No. 4 #Yankees prospect.