Originally written on Ted's Army  |  Last updated 5/1/12

Who has the time to keep up with all of the Sox minor league teams? We'll do all the work to keep you updated with the beat on the farm.

Justin Thomas and Mark Melancon couldn't cut it in Boston, but are mowing down batters in AAA. They are just another pair of "4-A" players that need a little more skill to succeed in the majors.

Notable Performances:

Pedro Ciriaco (2B): 3-for-5, double, RBI

Jose Iglesias (SS): 2-for-4

Che-Hsuan Lin (CF): 2-for-3, RBI, run

Justin Thomas: 1.2 IP, 2 K

Mark Melancon: 0.1 IP, 0 H

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Notable Performances:

Kolbrin Vitek (3B): 2-for-4, HR (1), 2 RBI

Juan Carlos Linares (RF): 2-for-4, run

Dan Butler (C): 2-for-4, double

Will Latimer (RP): 2 IP, 1 H, 2 K

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Notable Performances:

Brandon Jacobs (LF): 2-for-5, 2 doubles, RBI, run

Xander Bogaerts (SS): 2-for-5, 2 RBI

Michael Olmstead (RP): 1.2 IP, 1 H, 2 K

Box Score

Notable Performances:

Keury De La Cruz (LF): 2-for-4, 3 RBI, run

Boss Moanaroa (1B): 2-for-4, walk

Yeiper Castillo (SP): 5 IP, 2 H, 7 K, 1 BB

Henry Owens (RP): 4 IP, 1 H, 7 K , 3 BB

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