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PAWTUCKET, R.I. – The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders scored two runs in the 10th inning to break a tie and hang on for a 5-3 victory over Pawtucket on Monday night.

The RailRiders had two runners on in the top of the inning until an RBI single by Ramon Flores broke the 3-3. Kyle Roller added another run on a sacrifice fly.

SWB reliever Diego Moreno struck out the first two batters in the bottom of the 10th until giving up a single to Ryan Lavarnway. He then got Christian Vazquez to ground out to second to secure the win.

The RailRiders started the night by scoring first when Dean Anna hit an RBI groundout for a 1-0 lead. The next five innings were scoreless until Pawtucket’s Daniel Nava hit a sacrifice fly in the bottom of the sixth inning to tie the game.

RailRiders pitcher Mark Montgomery threw a wild pitch in the seventh, allowing the runner from third to score to give the PawSox their first lead of the night 2-1. Pawtucket added another run in seventh to lead 3-1.

The Railriders answered back as Adonis Garcia hit a two-run homer in the eighth to tie the game. The rally was put to a stop after Pawtucket turned a 5-4-3 triple play to end the inning

Neither team could pound out a run in the next two innings as the game went to the 10th.

RailRiders starter Jose de la Cruz took the no-decision, giving up four hits and one run during 5.2 innings of work. Jose Pirela went 3-for-3 on the night with two runs scored, improving his average to .303.

Chris Hernandez took the loss for Pawtucket.


RailRiders 5, Pawtucket 3 (10 inn.)


Jose Pirela 2b`3`2`3`0`0`0`0

Adonis Garcia cf`4`2`2`2`0`0`1

Ramon Flores lf`4`0`1`1`0`0`0

Kyle Roller 1b`3`1`2`1`1`0`0

Zelous Wheeler 3b`3`0`0`0`0`0`0

Dean Anna ss`4`0`0`1`0`0`0

Russ Canzler rf`3`0`0`0`0`0`0

Corban Joseph dh`4`0`0`0`0`0`0

Francisco Arcia c `4`0`0`0`0`0`0



Mike McCoy ss`4`1`0`0`0`0`0

Ryan Roberts 2b`5`0`3`1`1`0`0

Daniel Nava rf`3`0`0`1`0`0`0

Ryan Lavarnway 1b`4`0`2`0`0`0`0

Christian Vazquez c`5`0`0`0`0`0`0

Garin Cecchini 3b`4`1`1`0`0`0`0

Corey Brown cf`4`1`2`0`0`0`0

Dan Butler dh`3`0`0`0`0`0`0

Carlos Rivero lf`4`0`0`0`0`0`0




LOB: RailRiders 5, Pawtucket 8 DP: RailRiders 1, Pawtucket 2. TP: Pawtucket. SB: Cecchini (6), Brown (3). SF: Roller, Nava.


Joel De La Cruz `5.2 `4`1`1`2`6

M Montgomery `1.1 `3`2`2`2`2

Jim Miller (W, 3-1)`2.0 `0`0`0`0`3

Diego Moreno (S, 1)`1.0 `1`0`0`0`2


Allen Webster `5.0`3`1`1`3`4

Tommy Layne `2.0`1`0`0`0`0

Drake Britton (BS, 2)`1.0`2`2`2`2`0

C.Hernandez (L, 1-4)`2.0`2`2`2`1`1

WP: Montgomery, Webster.

HBP: Wheeler (by Webster).

Umpires: HP: Tom Honec. 1B: Max Guyll. 3B: A.J. Johnson.

T: 3:24. Att: 3,799.

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