Red Sox, Hillcats Lose Playoff Openers

The Salem Red Sox dropped game one against the Pelicans Wednesday night 8-1. Game 2 is in Salem Thursday.

In the Northern Divsion Championship Series, the Lynchburg Hillcats fell on the road to Potomac 7-0 in a 7-inning rain-shortened game. Game 2 is in Lynchburg Thursday.