The Red Sox have announced their performance awards for July 2009. Amongst the winners are current Spinner Derrik Gibson, who is fast approaching the Spinners record for stolen bases which was set by Matt Van Der Bosch with 28 in 2004. Gibson currently has 20 steals. Former Spinners Kris Negron (2006), Adam Mills (2007) and Will Middlebrooks (2008) are also amongst this month’s winners. Congratulations to all!
Red Sox Performance Award Winners July 2009
Base Runner of the Month- Kris Negron (Salem Red Sox) (7 Steals, 0 CS)
Defender of the Month- Anthony Rizzo (Salem Red Sox) (.997 Fielding Percentage)
Base Stealer of the Month- Derrik Gibson (Lowell Spinners) (13 Steals, 1 CS)
Player of the Month- Will Middlebrooks (Greenville Drive) (.337, 5 HR’s, 26 RBI’s, .949 OPS)
Pitcher of the Month- Adam Mills (Portland Sea Dogs) (6-0, 2.31 ERA, 2:1 K:BB)