In his first start for the Eugene Emeralds, Hunter Renfroe is congratulated by teammates after scoring the first run of the night against Everett at PK Park in Eugene, Ore., Thursday July 11, 2013. (AP/The Register-Guard, Chris Pietsch)
Former Mississippi State slugger Hunter Renfroe made his professional debut Thursday with the Eugene Emerald of the Northwest League.
Renfroe batted third and went 2-for-4 with a single and a double and scored a run as the Emeralds snapped a three-game losing streak with a 6-3 win over Everette. He was the team’s right fielder.