07/23/2016 11:32 PM
PC: Travis Larner
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There are 7 days left in the PGCBL regular season, which ends on July 31.
Batting Average: Chris Givin, Amsterdam (.417)
Home Runs: Joe Genord, Amsterdam (6)
RBIs: Joe Genord, Amsterdam (39)
Stolen Bases: JJ Shimko, Albany (27)
Wins: Joe DeSarro, Mohawk Valley (6)
ERA: Cameron Enck, Amsterdam (0.45)
Strikeouts: Bryan Warzek, Glens Falls (52)
Innings Pitched: Two tied at 54
Saves: Brian Dolan, Newark (8)
Longest Winning Streak (Active): Elmira (8)
Best record in last 10 games: Elmira (9-1)
Longest Losing Streak (Active): Geneva (6)
Last Night’s Games:
Utica 7 Adirondack 0
The Utica Blue Sox scored three runs in three separate innings to beat the Adirondack Trail Blazers, 7-0, at home.
Joe Spitaleri hit a two-run triple in the first inning to give the Blue Sox an early lead. A Kyle Winkler RBI single in the third extended the lead before an Alex Ralph two-run single in the sixth and another Ralph two-run single in the eighth.
Bear Bellomy earned the win for Utica while Connor Donahue took the loss for Adirondack.
Glens Falls 7 Albany 4 (Game One)
The Glens Falls Dragons used big fifth and sixth innings to beat the Albany Dutchmen, 7-4, in game one of a doubleheader.
Albany took a 1-0 lead in the second inning on a Jon Skidmore RBI single and a Kyle Skeels RBI double in the fourth made it a 2-0 game. Glens Falls then rallied for four runs in the fifth on a Brian Uliana RBI single, a Ryan Hooper RBI single and a Nate Cardy two-run single. The Dutchmen got a run back in the home half before Glens Falls pulled aways with three runs in the sixth.
Drew Marino tossed six solid innings to earn the win for Glens Falls as John Bednarek notched the save. Evan Giles took the loss for Albany.
Albany 5 Glens Falls 3 (Game Two)
The Albany Dutchmen salvaged a split in a doubleheader with the Glens Falls Dragons with a 5-3 win at home.
The Dutchmen took a 3-0 lead in the first inning on a Justin Childers RBI single, an error and a Brent Alford RBI single. Glens Falls got two back in the second on a Dan Lowndes two-run double and tied the game in the fourth. Mychael Goudreau gave the Dutchmen the lead for good in the fifth with a two-RBI single.
Dylan D’Anna struck out six over five solid innings to earn the win with Troy Montemayor notching the save. Franklin Miller took the loss for Glens Falls.
Amsterdam 4 Mohawk Valley 2
The Amsterdam Mohawks moved one step closer to clinching the East Division with a 4-2 win over the Mohawk Valley DiamondDawgs in Little Falls.
The DiamondDawgs took a 2-0 lead in the third inning on a Garret Kelly RBI double and a sacrifice fly. Amsterdam responded with three runs in the fourth, two coming on a Tyler Frank home run. Austin Botello added a run for the Mohawks in the sixth with an RBI single.
Paul Milto tossed six innings of two-run ball to earn the win for Amsterdam as Chase Haney notched the save. Mike Appel took the loss for the DiamondDawgs.
Elmira 9 Jamestown 6
After blowing a late lead, the Elmira Pioneers rallied to beat the Jamestown Jammers, 9-6, at Dunn Field.
The Pioneers carried a six-run lead into the eighth inning when Jamestown rallied to tie the game at six. In the home half of the eighth, Connor Burns broke the 6-6 tie with a solo home run and the Pios added two more runs. Rob Perteet went 4-for-4 with four RBIs.
Parker Caracci picked up the win for Elmira as Zack Helsel notched the save. Trvor Simon took the loss for Jamestown.
Newark 10 Geneva 7
A four-run fifth inning led the Newark Pilots to a 10-7 win over the Geneva Red Wings at Colburn Park.
The Red Wings got out to a 1-0 lead in the first inning on a Matthew Eastman RBI double. Newark tied it in the second before a four-run Geneva third, highlighted by a Monroe Donnelly two-run single. Chris Whelan answered for Newark in the home half with a two-run single of his own. Then in the fifth, an error, a Will Allocca RBI single, an RJ Bates RBI single and a sacrifice gave the Pilots the lead for good.
Max Ludka tossed 3.1 innings of scoreless relief to earn the win as Brian Dolan notched his league-leading eighth save. Will Nahmens took the loss for Geneva.
Oneonta 4 Saugerties 0
Three pitchers combined on a two-hit shutout as the Oneonta Outlaws beat the Saugerties Stallions, 4-0, at home.
The Outlaws took a 1-0 lead in the second inning and finished the scoring in the sixth on a Jimmy Hand two-run home run and a sacrifice fly.
Tyler Brown gave up the two Saugerties hits in five innings of work as he earned the win. Josh Covey and Antonio Baglivo preserved the shutout.
Albany at Geneva 7:05 p.m.
Amsterdam at Glens Falls 7 p.m.
Utica at Elmira 5:05 p.m.
Victor at Jamestown 3:05 p.m.
Newark at Mohawk Valley 6:35 p.m.
Oneonta at Saugerties 3:05 p.m.
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