Wednesday’s minor league recaps…
In just his second game with the 51s, L.J. Mazzilli drove in the go-ahead run with a single in the bottom of the 8th inning, helping Vegas grab a 1-0 advantage in their best-of-five opening round playoff series against Reno.
T.J. Rivera capped his huge night with a three-run walk-off home run in the 9th giving the B-Mets a victory in Game 1 of their best-of-five Eastern League playoff series against Portland.
The Savannah Sand Gnats dropped Game 1 of their best-of-three South Atlantic League playoff series against Asheville. Champ Stuart opened the game with a home run and would add a double and two singles.