Crosscutters on 4-game win streak
AUBURN, N.Y. —
Randy Alcantara got Cody Wilson to hit into a double play in the ninth inning, leading the Williamsport Crosscutters to a 4-3 win over the Auburn Doubledays on Sunday.
The double play came with a runner on first and helped to prevent the Doubledays from scoring in the inning.
Williamsport took the lead in the first when it scored three runs, including a double by Jake Holmes that scored Danny Mayer.
After Auburn scored a run in the third on a double by Jose Sanchez, the Doubledays tied the game in the fourth inning when Jamori Blash hit an RBI triple and then scored on a single by Adalberto Carrillo.
The Crosscutters took the lead for good in the eighth when Mayer scored on a ground out.
Tyler Carr (2-1) got the win with two innings of scoreless, two-hit relief while Chandler Day (1-2) took the loss in the New York-Penn League game.
The five extra-base hits for Williamsport included a season-high five doubles. Jhordany Mezquita
threw five innings in a no-decision.