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BUFFALO- The RailRiders avenged a 6-1 loss in the opener of a doubleheader against the Buffalo Bisons with a 12-5 victory in game two Sunday at Coca-Cola Field.


Scranton/Wilkes jumped out to an early lead when Dan Johnson hit a sacrifice fly and Zoilo Almonte and Thomas Neal both ripped RBI singles to give the RailRiders a 3-0 advantage.


After the Bisons erased the deficit in the second inning with four runs, the Bisons walked the bases loaded in the top of the third. Bobby Wilson delivered a clutch bases-clearing double to help Scranton/Wilkes-Barre reclaim the lead.


The RailRiders broke the game open in the fifth inning, adding four more runs on a bases-loaded walk, a wild pitch and a fielding error.


Scranton/Wilkes-Barre added two insurance runs in the seventh on Luke Murton and Neal RBI singles.


Cody Eppley earned the victory on the mound for the RailRiders, striking out one and allowing no hits in 2 2/3 innings of work.


In the opener, the RailRiders struck first as Johnson ripped an RBI single to center to give Scranton/Wilkes-Barre a 1-0 lead in the top of the first.


The Bisons scored six runs in the bottom half of the inning and cruised to a victory.


Dellin Betances gave up six runs, four hits and struck out one in 2/3 innings and was credited with the loss for the RailRiders.


Josh Spence, Jim Miller and Ryan Pope gave up no runs in relief in a combined 4 1/3 innings of work.


The RailRiders will reutrn to action tomorrow at 7:05 p.m. on the road against the Rochester Red Wings.


Game 1


BATTING


Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders


Player`AB`R`H`2B`3B`HR`RBI`BB`SO`AVG


Corban Joseph 2B`3`1`1`0`0`0`0`0`0`.231


David Adams 3B`3`0`1`0`0`0`0`0`0`.222


Zoilo Almonte LF`3`0`1`1`0`0`0`0`1`.167


Dan Johnson 1B`2`0`1`0`0`0`1`1`0`.136


Austin Romine C`3`0`0`0`0`0`0`0`1`.333


Cody Johnson DH`3`0`0`0`0`0`0`0`2 .111


Melky Mesa CF`3`0`0`0`0`0`0`0`0`.222


Thomas Neal RF`3`0`0`0`0`0`0`0`0`.167


Gil Velazquez SS`3`0`1`0`0`0`0`0`0`.211


Totals`26`1`5`1`0`0`1`1`4`.207


2B: Almonte, Z (1, Lincoln).


Buffalo Bisons


Player`AB`R`H`2B`3B`HR`RBI`BB`SO`AVG


Jim Negrych 2B`4`1`1`0`0`0`0`0`0`.563


Anthony Gose CF`4`1`3`0`0`0`0`0`1`.357


Moises Sierra RF`3`1`0`0`0`0`0`1`0`.360


Mauro Gomez 1B`2`0`0`0`0`0`0`1`1`.000


Josh Thole C`2`1`1`0`0`0`2`1`0`.400


Andy LaRoche 3B`3`1`2`1`0`0`1`0`0`.385


Ryan Langerhans LF`2`1`1`1`0`0`0`1`0`.278


Eugenio Velez DH`3`0`0`0`0`0`0`0`0`.318


Ryan Goins SS`3`0`1`1`0`0`3`0`1`.278


Totals`26`6`9`3`0`0`6`4`3`.329


2B: Goins (2, Spence), Langerhans (1, Miller, Ji), LaRoche, An (1, Pope).


RailRiders`100`000`0`- 1


Buffalo Bisons`600`000`0`- 6


PITCHING


Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders


Player`IP`H`R`ER`BB`SO`HR`ERA


Dellin Betances (L, 0-1)`0.2`4`6`6`2`1`0`15.43


Josh Spence`0.2`1`0`0`0`1`0`4.91


Jim Miller`1.2`1`0`0`2`1`0`22.09


Ryan Pope`3.0`3`0`0`0`0`0`2.25


Totals`6.0`9`6`6`4`3`0`5.75


Buffalo Bisons


Player`IP`H`R`ER`BB`SO`HR`ERA


Dave Bush (W, 1-0)`5.0`3`1`0`0`3`0`0.00


Brad Lincoln`1.0`2`0`0`1`1`0`9.00


Juan Perez`1.0`0`0`0`0`0`0`3.00


Totals`7.0`5`1`0`1`4`0`5.79


Game 2


BATTING


Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Railriders


Player`AB`R`H`2B`3B`HR`RBI`BB`SO`AVG


Corban Joseph 2B`4`2`0`0`0`0`0`1`1`.200


Melky Mesa CF`4`1`1`0`0`0`0`1`3`.226


Zoilo Almonte LF`3`3`3`0`0`0`2`2`0`.259


Dan Johnson DH`3`1`1`1`0`0`1`1`0`.160


Luke Murton 1B`4`1`1`0`0`0`1`1`1`.231


Thomas Neal RF`4`1`2`0`0`0`2`1`0`.214


Addison Maruszak 3B`2`1`1`0`0`0`0`3`1`.385


Bobby Wilson C`4`1`1`1`0`0`4`1`2`.143


Gil Velazquez SS`5`1`1`0`0`0`0`0`0`.208


Totals`33`12`11`2`0`0`10`11`8`.224


2B: Wilson, Bo (1, Storey), Johnson, D (2, Wagner).


Buffalo Bisons


Player`AB`R`H`2B`3B`HR`RBI`BB`SO`AVG


Mike McCoy SS`2`0`2`1`0`0`1`2`0`.333


Anthony Gose CF`4`1`0`0`0`0`0`0`1`.313


Moises Sierra RF`4`0`1`1`0`0`0`0`0`.345


Mauro Gomez 1B`4`1`1`1`0`0`1`0`0`.143


Ryan Langerhans DH`3`1`2`0`0`0`0`1`1`.333


Andy LaRoche 3B`4`0`0`0`0`0`0`0`2`.333


Jim Negrych 2B`2`1`2`0`0`0`0`1`0`.611


Eugenio Velez LF`2`1`1`0`1`0`3`1`0`.333


Mike Nickeas C`3`0`0`0`0`0`0`0`0`.100


Totals`28`5`9`3`1`0`5`5`4`.328


2B: Gomez, M (1, Marshall), McCoy (1, Marshall), Sierra (2, Marshall). 3B: Velez (1, Marshall).


RailRiders`303`040`2`- 12


Buffalo Bisons`040`010`0`- 5


PITCHING


Player`IP`H`R`ER`BB`SO`HR`ERA


Brett Marshall`4.1`6`5`5`4`3`0`11.25


Cody Eppley (W, 1-0)`2.2`3`0`0`1`1`0`0.00


Totals`7.0`9`5`5`5`4`0`5.82


Buffalo Bisons


Player`IP`H`R`ER`BB`SO`HR`ERA


Miguel Batista`0.2`3`3`1`1`0`0`13.50


Mickey Storey (L, 0-1)`2.1`2`3`3`2`2`0`5.14


Buddy Carlyle`1.2`3`4`3`3`3`0`8.44


Alex Hinshaw`1.1`0`0`0`4`1`0`0.00


Neil Wagner`1.0`3`2`2`1`2`0`6.00


Totals`7.0`11`12`9`11`8`0`6.43

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