JEWISH BASEBALL NEWS — The best major- or minor-league performances of Wed., July 21:

  • Ryan Lavarnway, “AA” Portland Sea Dogs (Boston Red Sox). The 22-year-old catcher out of Yale University continues to tear up AA pitching, going 2-for-4 on Wednesday with two RBIs. In just six games since being promoted from the “A+” Salem Red Sox, Lavarnway is batting .409 with a phenomenal 11 RBIs in 22 at-bats.