MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: Tides fall, but Jarrett pushes average to .288

Published Monday, June 21st, 2021

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By CHRIS HOBBS

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Zach Jarrett had a hit and scored a run on Sunday, raising his  batting average to .288 for the Norfolk (Va.) Tides, but Durham prevailed 6-5 to close a Triple-A series in Norfolk.

Jarrett batted fifth in the order and started in center field. He went 1-for-2 and walked twice.

He is hitting .288.

Norfolk dropped to 15-24, and the Tides are in sixth place — 12 games behind Durham — in the Triple-A East Southeast Division.

Jarrett is the son of NASCAR racing champion Dale Jarrett and grandson of Ned Jarrett, a NASCAR championship driver and well-known racing commentator and broadcaster.

Norfolk has a home series this week against Gwinnett (Ga.) — it starts on Tuesday night — and the Tides then play a six-game series in Charlotte, beginning on June 29 and continuing through July 4.

SUNDAY’S BOXSCORE: https://www.milb.com/gameday/bulls-vs-tides/2021/06/20/647032#game_state=final,lock_state=final,game_tab=box,game=647032

CURRENT TRIPLE-A STANDINGS: https://www.milb.com/standings

ZACH JARRETT’S PRO STATS: https://www.mlb.com/player/zach-jarrett-676913?stats=career-r-hitting-minors&year=2021

NORFOLK’S CURRENT ROSTER: https://www.milb.com/norfolk/roster

NORFOLK’S 2021 SCHEDULE: https://www.milb.com/norfolk/schedule/2021-05

 

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