07/03/2016 7:46 AM
PC: Travis Larner
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There are 28 days left in the PGCBL regular season, which ends on July 31.
Batting Average: Alex Thrower, Saugerties (.400)
Home Runs: Two tied at 4
RBIs: Quin Cotton, Oneonta (27)
Stolen Bases: JJ Shimko, Albany (17)
Wins: Skyler Defer, Newark (5)
ERA: Austin Keen, Amsterdam (0.37)
Strikeouts: Two tied at 33
Innings Pitched: Skyler Defer, Newark (42)
Saves: Brian Dolan, Newark (6)
Longest Winning Streak (Active): Newark (3)
Best record in last 10 games: Three tied at 8-2
Longest Losing Streak (Active): Geneva (7)
Last Night’s Games:
Elmira 4 Adirondack 3
The Elmira Pioneers broke a 3-3 tie in the eighth inning to go on and defeat the Adirondack Trail Blazers, 4-3, at Dunn Field.
Elmira scored the first run of the game in the second inning on a Connor Burns RBI double but Adirondack got it back in the third on an error. Each team scored two runs on the fourth inning to make it 3-3. Then in the eighth, Troy Dixon plated Ty Denzer with an RBI single to give the Pioneers the win.
Ethan Daily tossed two scoreless innings of relief to earn the win as Austin Hansen notched the win. Jesse Slinger took the loss for Adirondack.
Saugerties 3 Albany 2
The Saugerties Stallions came back to walk off against the Albany Dutchmen on Saturday at Cantine Field.
After taking a 1-0 lead in the first inning on a Michael Pfenniger RBI triple, Albany took the lead in the second with a two-run inning on an error and a JJ Shimko RBI single. Micah Riddick tied the game in the third for Saugerties with an RBI single. With the game tied at two in the ninth, Zach Dethoma drew a bases loaded walk to give the Stallions the win.
Collin Duffley picked up the win for Saugerties as Nate Harris took the loss for Albany.
Glens Falls 5 Amsterdam 4
The Glens Falls Dragons rallied for four runs in the eighth inning to beat the Amsterdam Mohawks, 5-4, at East Field.
Amsterdam took an early 3-0 lead in the with lone runs in the first three innings. Glens Falls scored its first run in the sixth and Amsterdam added a lone run in the seventh to make it 4-1. Then in the eighth, Glens Falls plated four to take the lead for good.
Matt Stojkov got the win for the Dragons as David Peljovich took the loss for Amsterdam as he gave up the four runs.
Jamestown at Victor
The game was postponed and will be made up as part of a July 8 doubleheader in Victor.
Newark 6 Mohawk Valley 1
The Newark Pilots used a complete game from Skyler Defer to top the Mohawk Valley DiamondDawgs, 6-1, at Colburn Park.
Defer earned his league-leading fifth win of the season by going the distance, allowing just the one Mohawk Valley run. He got help from his offense early and often.
The Pilots jumped out to an early 2-0 lead in the first on a Chris Whelan two-run double. Newark added two more runs in the third on a Russ Olive two-run double and added lone runs in the fifth and seventh innings. Mohawk Valley scored its lone run of the game in the ninth.
Jonathan McKinney took the loss for Mohawk Valley.
Oneonta 5 Utica 2
Behind a strong start from Mike Adams and a three-run third inning, the Oneonta Outlaws beat the Utica Blue Sox, 5-2, at home.
Adams picked up his third win of the season by tossing 5.2 scoreless innings with six strikeouts. Antonio Baglivo ended up notching the save.
The Outlaws had the three-run third inning and added lone runs in the seventh and eighth while holding off a two-run Utica rally in the ninth to seal the win.
Michael Klingensmith took the loss for Utica.
Adirondack at Amsterdam 6:35 p.m.
Albany at Geneva 7:05 p.m.
Elmira at Oneonta 5 p.m.
Glens Falls at Saugerties 6:35 p.m.
Jamestown at Newark 7:05 p.m.
Utica at Mohawk Valley 6:35 p.m.
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