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There are 34 days left in the PGCBL regular season, which ends on July 31.
Batting Average: Alex Thrower, Saugerties (.400)
Home Runs: Joe Genord, Amsterdam (4)
RBIs: Ben Brookover, Jamestown (21)
Stolen Bases: JJ Shimko, Albany (13)
Wins: Two tied at 4
ERA: Antonio Baglivo, Oneonta (0.00)
Strikeouts: Austin Higginbotham, Oneonta (30)
Innings Pitched: Skyler Defer, Newark (33)
Saves: Brian Dolan, Newark (5)
Longest Winning Streak (Active): Utica (7)
Best record in last 10 games: Utica (9-1)
Longest Losing Streak (Active): Victor (7)
Last Night’s Games:
Oneonta 10 Adirondack 5
Five runs in the final two innings led the Oneonta Outlaws to a 10-5 win over the Adirondack Trail Blazers in Boonville.
Each team scored three runs in the first inning, two for Oneonta on a Quin Cotton home run and three separate RBI singles for Adirondack. After the Outlaws scored a lone run in the fourth, Adirondack plated two in the home half to take the lead. Cotton tied the game in the fifth with a solo home run.
In the eighth, Kyle Ruedisili hit a solo home run to break the 5-5 tie and a sacrifice fly made it 7-5. Three runs scored in the ninth, including one on a Cotton RBI double to finish the scoring.
Ty Fowler tossed five scoreless innings of relief to earn the win for Oneonta. Connor Donahue took the loss for Adirondack.
Amsterdam 4 Albany 2 (Game One)
The Amsterdam Mohawks scored three runs in extra innings to beat the Albany Dutchmen, 4-3, in game one of a doubleheader.
Tied at one in the eighth, an error, a Dan Maynard RBI single and an Andrew Rouse RBI single gave the Mohawks the lead. Albany rallied for a lone run in the home half on a Malcolm Nachmanoff double but came up short.
Tim Naughton got the win for Amsterdam as Mike Bonaiuto notched the save. Troy Montemayor took the loss.
Amsterdam 3 Albany 1 (Game Two)
The Amsterdam Mohawks swept a doubleheader against the Albany Dutchmen with a 3-1 win in game two in the Capital City.
Albany took a 1-0 lead in the second on a Jon Skidmore RBI double. Amsterdam tied the game in the third before plating two in the fourth on RBI singles from Austin Botello and Andrew Rouse.
Ben Collincini earned the win with Johnny Malatesta notching the save. Gavin Wallace took the loss.
Elmira 10 Victor 3
The Elmira Pioneers broke a 2-2 tie with a three-run sixth inning to go on and defeat the Victor RailRiders, 10-3, on the road.
After an error and a Kyle Ruth RBI single gave the Pioneers a 2-0 lead in the first, Victor got a run back in the home half. John Conti tied the game in the fifth with an RBI double before Jason Patnick broke the tie with a solo home run in the sixth. A Tyler Plantier RBI single and a fielder’s choice extended the lead. Elmira score lone runs in the seventh and eighth before three more runs in the ninth to finish the scoring.
Cody Thompson got the win for Elmira as Brian Reed took the loss for Victor.
Utica 9 Glens Falls 3
The Utica Blue Sox used a four-run third inning to propel them to a 9-3 win over the Glens Falls Dragons at East Field.
After scoring lone runs in the first and second innings, the Blue Sox scored four in the third, including runs on an Anthony Young double, a Mitchell Clandra single and a Franklin Jennings single. Glens Falls plated three in the fourth to make it a two-run game. Clandra added an RBI triple in the eighth as the Blue Sox scored three runs combined in the final two innings.
Nolan Freeman pitched well over seven innings to get the win. Nick Powers took the loss.
Newark 6 Jamestown 5
The Newark Pilots scored two runs in three separate innings and held off a Jamestown rally to win, 6-5, at Colburn Park.
Each team scored two runs in the first inning before Chris Whelan hit a two-run home run in the third to give Newark the lead. Jamestown scored a lone run in the fourth before Chris Sharpe hit a two-run home run in the home half. Jamestown scored lone runs in the seventh and eighth but came up one short as Newark got the win.
Skyler Defer tossed six solid innings to earn the win for Newark as Brian Dolan notched his league-leading fifth save. Matthew Franco took the loss for Jamestown.
Utica at Adirondack (DH) 5:05 p.m.
Albany at Mohawk Valley 6:35 p.m.
Geneva at Oneonta 7 p.m.
Glens Falls at Saugerties 6:30 p.m.
Jamestown at Victor 5 p.m.
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