The Winston-Salem Dash clinched the Carolina League’ Southern Division First Half Championship, which means they will be in the playoffs after the regular season ends in September. The Dash's 43-25-1 record is the third-best mark in all of High-A baseball. The Dash have already begun to see some of their key performers graduate to Birmingham and that's likely to accelerate in the next few weeks.
One of those departures is RHP Andre Rienzo
, who returned from his 50 game suspension for a positive steroid