9/10 Tennessee wins, 11-1
Tony Thomas and Matthew Spencer each drove in three runs to power Tennessee to an 11-1 victory Friday night over West Tenn and even the Southern League playoffs at one win apiece. Robinson Chirinos hit a leadoff homer in the sixth and Thomas added a two-run blast that inning. Thomas also hit a RBI single in the seventh. Spencer hit a three-run homer in the eighth and Brett Jackson added a solo shot. Chris Carpenter picked up the win, striking out eight and giving up one run (unearned) on four hits over six innings.
– Carrie Muskat