Tuesday marked the beginning of playoff season in full-season minor league baseball. Game 1s were played in the Florida State League, including the Ft. Myers Miracle. On Wednesday, Rochester and Cedar Rapids will begin their second seasons.
Ft. Myers Miracle 0, Charlotte Stone Crabs 1
The Miracle had the best overall record in the Florida State League in 2013, and yet, after one game played in the playoffs, they are on the brink of elimination. Remember, this is a Best
The Cedar Rapids Kernels and Ft. Myers Miracle booked their playoff seats more than two months ago by virtue of their first-half success. The Kernels won a Midwest League playoff spot as a wild card from the first half. The Miracle team won their division in the first half.
For the Rochester Red Wings, it came right down to the last day. Because of a late-season plummet, the Wings did not control their own destiny. On Labor Day, the Red Wings had to win and hope that the Norfolk Tide