07/19/2017 9:59 PM
JAMESTOWN, N.Y. - The Jamestown Jammers won a thrilling game on Wednesday night against the Geneva Red Wings, as Alex O’Donnell (Mercyhurst) ripped of a two-run double down the right field line to win the game, 5-4, in the bottom of the 9th.
The Jammers improve to 28-11 (1st in West Division) and Geneva Red Wings fall to 23-16 (2nd in West Division).
The Red Wings jumped out to an early lead as they scored 2 runs on 2 hits. Dominic Toso (Bucknell) got things going with a 2-run single in the top of the 3rd.
The Jammers would tie the game up in the bottom of the 4th as Ben Brookover (UTSA) doubled off the wall and Skyler Valentine (UTSA) followed that up by hitting one over the wall for a 2- run homer to even the score at 2.
It wouldn’t be tied for long, in the top of the 5th the Red Wings would plate 2 runs on 3 hits to take a 4-2 lead.
In the bottom of the 7th the Jammers would climb a little closer by tacking on a run as Collin Stack (UMBC) and Chris Stefl (St. Johns) led the inning off with back to back hits. Stack would later score on a sac fly by Alex O’Donnell (Mercyhurst). 4-3 Red Wings after 7.
The Jammers were down to their last 3 outs as Chris Sefl (St. Johns) got the inning started by singling with 1 out followed by a Christ Conley (Canisius) walk. Alex O’Donnell stepped to the plate with 1 out and 2 on and ripped a double that scored 2 to win the game 5-4 over the Geneva Red Wings.
Notable Players: Skyler Valentine 1-4 (2-run Home Run)
Winning Pitcher: Isaac Meza (CSU Bakersfield) Innings: 2.0- Hits: 1- Runs: 0- Strikeouts: 1
Losing Pitcher: Garrett Uhl (UT Dallas) Innings: 1.0- Hits: 1 hits- Runs: 2 Runs (2 Earned) Strikeouts: 0