06/21/2016 9:23 PM
From Tuesday's Amsterdam-Saugerties game.
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There are 39 days left in the PGCBL regular season, which ends on July 31.
Batting Average: Alex Thrower, Saugerties (.425)
Home Runs: Two tied at 3
RBIs: Joe Genord, Amsterdam (17)
Stolen Bases: JJ Shimko, Albany (12)
Wins: Five tied at 3
ERA: Two tied at 0.00
Strikeouts: Michael Hope, Utica (28)
Innings Pitched: Skyler Defer, Newark (27)
Saves: Two tied at 4
Longest Winning Streak (Active): Oneonta (5)
Best record in last 10 games: Elmira (8-2)
Longest Losing Streak (Active): Two tied at 6
Last Night’s Games:
Glens Falls 7 Albany 3
A four-run first inning propelled the Glens Falls Dragons to their third win of the season, beating the Albany Dutchmen, 7-3, in Albany.
In the four-run first, Robbie Knightes hit an RBI double, Ryan Hooper hit an RBI double and Dan Lowndes hit a two-run single. Albany cut the deficit in half in the home half on a Kyle Skeels two-run home run. Glens Falls answered in the next half inning with two of its own on a Knightes RBI single and a Hooper RBI single. Albany scored a lone run in the third and Glens Falls added an insurance run in the seventh.
Drue Brooks earned the win for Glens Falls and Matt Stojkov escaped trouble in the ninth to notch the save. Jared Gold took the loss for Albany.
Amsterdam 9 Saugerties 1
The Amsterdam Mohawks moved to double digits in the win column with a 9-1 triumph over the Saugerties Stallions at Shuttleworth Park.
Reigning PGCBL Player of the Week Joe Genord gave the Mohawks an early 3-0 lead with a three-run home run. The other Mohawks runs came in the eighth when Genord hit a two-run double, Tristen Carranza hit an RBI triple, an error and an Andrew Rouse two-run single accounted for six runs. Saugerties scored its lone run in the fourth on a bases loaded hit by pitch.
Tim Herrin pitched well over six innings to earn the win. Andrew Workman took the loss for the Stallions.
Jamestown 5 Elmira 2
The Jamestown Jammers snapped Elmira’s record-breaking home win streak Tuesday, beating the Pioneers, 5-2, at Dunn Field.
The Jammers got in front in the third inning on a Christ Conley RBI double, an error and a CJ Pickering RBI single made it a 4-0 game. Elmira scored its first run in the fourth on a Brian Kelly RBI single. Jamestown got that run back in the seventh on a Hunter Jones RBI single. The Pioneers rallied in the bottom of the ninth, scoring a run on a Connor Burns RBI double, but it wasn’t enough as Jamestown held on.
Dylan King struck out five over five innings of one-run ball to earn the win. Danny Naif notched the save and Spencer Kulman took the loss.
Oneonta 12 Geneva 1
After a delayed game time start, the Oneonta Outlaws scored multiple runs in four separate innings to beat the Geneva Red Wings, 12-1, at home.
The Red Wings took a 1-0 lead in the top of the second but Oneonta responded with two of its own in the home half to take the lead for good. The Outlaws then scored three in the third and four in the fourth to extend the lead to 10-1. In the seventh, the home team plated two more to conclude the game’s scoring.
Five Outlaws had multi-hit games. Austin Higginbotham struck out eight over eight innings of one-run ball to earn the win. Joseph Polanski took the loss for Geneva.
Utica 4 Newark 2
The Utica Blue Sox moved into a tie for first place in the West Division with a 4-2 win over the Newark Pilots at Donovan Stadium.
Down 2-0 in the fourth, the Blue Sox scored three runs to take the lead and eventually added an insurance run to seal the win. Newark scored the first run of the game in the third on a Greg Cullen RBI double. A groundout added a run in the fourth for the Pilots to make it a 2-0 game.
In the home half of the fourth, Dylan Hutcheson hit an RBI single, Mike Warren hit an RBI single and a fielder’s choice scored the eventual game-winning run. Kyle Winkler drove home Joe Spitaleri in the fifth to extend the lead to 4-2.
Michael Hope allowed just the two runs and struck out 10 batters over eight innings to earn the win. George Navadel notched the save and Skyler Defer took the loss.
Adirondack at Newark 7:05 p.m.
Amsterdam at Saugerties 6:30 p.m.
Elmira at Utica 6:35 p.m.
Geneva at Victor 5 p.m.
Oneonta at Mohawk Valley 6:35 p.m.
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