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Crosscutters fall at Bowman Field Saturday to Mahoning Valley

Crosscutters Isaac Nunez and Josue Urdaneta combine to complete the double play in the fourth inning against the Mahoning Valley Scrappers at Bowman Field. DAVE KENNEDY/Sun-Gazette

The Williamsport Crosscutters left eight runners on base, failing to cash in on scoring chances late in their 7-5 loss to the Scrappers in the middle game of the series.

Starter Wesley Scott allowed one unearned run over three innings of work, striking out four in a no decision. Reliever JJ Sanchez took the loss, his second, allowing four runs over a third of an inning. Sanchez struck out the first batter he faced and then allowed the next six to reach.

Right fielder Cole Evans was the lone Cutters batter with a multi-hit game, finishing the night 2 for 4 with a pair of doubles and a RBI. First baseman Hogan McIntosh plated a pair with a double, finishing the night 1 for 5 with the double and two RBIs.

Crosscutters pitching struck out 10 and walked three batters in the loss, as the Scrappers collected 13 hits, 12 of which were singles. The Cutters offense finished the night 1 for 10 with runners in scoring position.

Williamsport was held to just four hits, but drew eight walks in the loss. For Williamsport, it is just their third home loss at home, falling to 12-3 at Bowman Field.

Crosscutters short stop Josue Urdaneta tracks down a ball hit to hit in the fourth inning against the Mahoning Valley Scrappers at Bowman Field. DAVE KENNEDY/Sun-Gazette

Creed Watkins picked up the win while Williamsport’s Derrick Cherry earned the loss.

Crosscutters outfielder Cole Evans doubles in the third inning against the Mahoning Valley Scrappers at Bowman Field. DAVE KENNEDY/Sun-Gazette

Crosscutters pitcher Wesley Scott throws out Buck Anderson of the Mahoning Valley Scrappers in the bottom of the second inning at Bowman Field. DAVE KENNEDY/Sun-Gazette

Crosscutters Isaac Nunez dives for a ball against the Mahoning Valley Scrappers at Bowman Field. DAVE KENNEDY/Sun-Gazette

Crosscutters pitcher Wesley Scott throws in the first inning against the Mahoning Valley Scrappers at Bowman Field. DAVE KENNEDY/Sun-Gazette

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