Batavia wins with walk-off in 9th inning over Cutters

With no outs in the bottom of the ninth inning in Batavia, the Muckdogs took advantage with a runner on third and second base.

Harrison White took a pitch and drove it into right field to bring in Marcos Rivera and Samuel Castro to give the Muckdogs a 4-3 win over the Williamsport Crosscutters on Wednesday evening.

Batavia trailed Williamsport, 3-2, after the seventh inning.

The win improves Batavia to 15-26 and drops the Crosscutters to 22-18.

Williamsport trailed Batavia, 2-1, after two innings and scored twice in the top of the seventh to reclaim the lead after holding a brief 1-0 lead in the top of the first inning.

The Crosscutters were led by Nick Maton, Jake Scheiner, Adam Haseley and Josh Stephen, all of whom had two hits each. Maton had the team’s only double, his fifth of the year, and Scheiner had a triple for Williamsport.

The Crosscutters were 4 for 15 with runners in scoring position and stranded eight runners. Batavia had 10 hits and were led by Micah Brown, who went 3 for 4 while Marcos Rivera was 2 for 4 with a double.

Luis Ramirez got the loss on the mound.

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