Sunday, August 13, 2017

Baseball - Cutters Break Losing Streak In 4-3 Win

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Game Highlights: August 13th, 2017 – The Williamsport Crosscutters used a four-run 5th to edge the Tri-City ValleyCats, snapping a six-game losing streak in the process.

Josh Stephen picked up a two-run single in the 5th inning, giving the Cutters left fielder his 20th RBI of the seaosn, joining Jhailyn Ortiz as the only two Cutters with 20 or more RBI on the season.

Adam Haseley picked up a pair of RBI in the win, doing so without recording a base hit. The two RBI gives Haseley 18 for the season.

Greg Pickett picked up his 17th RBI of the season by drawing a bases loaded walk in the 5th inning.

Ramon Rosso made his New York-Penn League debut, tossing three shutout innings. Rosso struck out four, walked four and allowed three hits in the no decision.

David Parkinson earned the win, as he, Damon Jones and Randy Alcantara combined to allow two runs over six innings of relief.

Alcantara earned the save, his third of the season in as many chances.

The Crosscutters enter the New York-Penn League All-Star break a game over .500 with a record of 25-24. Williamsport will start a seven games in six days road trip in Auburn on Wednesday to kick off the unofficial start to the 2nd half of the season.

WP: David Parkinson (1-1)
LP: Juan Robles (1-2)
SV: Randy Alcantara (3)

Crosscutters Record: 25-24

Next Game: Wednesday, August 16th, 2017 at Auburn, 7:05 p.m.
Next Home Game/Promotion: Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017 vs Auburn 7:05 p.m.

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