Crosscutters on 4-game win streak


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.