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ALLENTOWN – The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders rallied from an early three-run deficit to defeat Lehigh Valley 5-3 Friday night.

The RailRiders improved to 19-20 while Lehigh Valley fell to 22-18.

Trailing 3-0 in the fifth, the RailRiders loaded the bases with no one out on singles by Jose Pirela, Francisco Arcia and Antoan Richardson. Dean Anna followed with a sacrifice fly to score Pirela. Adonis Garcia then doubled home Arcia to cut the deficit to 3-2.

Richardson tied the score 3-3 in the sixth with a single that scored Russ Canzler.

Scott Sizemore gave the RailRiders the lead in the seventh with a line single to left that scored Garcia. Canzler then singled home a run in the ninth for SWB.

Diego Moreno pitched two innings of relief to pick up the win. Starter Matt Tracy went five innings, allowing six hits and three runs. Jim Milller picked up the save by getting former Philadelphia Phillie Darin Ruf to ground out for the game’s final out.


RailRiders 5, Lehigh Valley 3


Anna ss`4`0`2`1`1`0`0

Garcia rf`5`1`2`1`2`0`0

Flores lf`5`0`1`0`1`0`0

Sizemore 3b`4`1`1`1`0`0`0

Roller dh`3`0`1`0`1`0`0

Canzler 1b`3`1`1`1`0`0`0

Pirela 2b`5`1`2`0`0`0`0

Arcia c`5`1`1`0`0`0`0

Richardson cf`4`0`2`1`0`0`0


Lehigh Valley`AB`R`H`BI`2B`3B`HR

Gillies cf`3`0`0`1`0`0`0

Henson lf`5`1`2`0`0`0`0

Franco 3b`4`0`3`1`0`0`0

Castro pr`0`0`0`0`0`0`0

Ruf dh`5`0`1`0`1`0`0

Rupp c`4`0`1`1`0`0`0

Susdorf rf`0`0`0`0`0`0`0

Murphy 1b`4`0`0`0`0`0`0

Blanco ss`4`1`1`0`1`0`0

Cedeno 2b`3`1`1`1`0`0`0



Lehigh Valley`120`000`0`—`0



Moreno (W, 1-0)`2.0`1`0`0`1`2

Coello (H, 1)`1.2`2`0`0`3`2

Miller (S, 2)`0.1`0`0`0`0`0

Lehigh Valley`IP`H`R`ER`BB`SO


Simon (L, 0-2)`1.0`2`1`1`1`0



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