Scrappers win series vs. Muckdogs
The Mahoning Valley Scrappers scored early and late on Saturday night in Batavia on their way to a 7-3 win over the Batavia Muckdogs. Cameron Mingo dazzled in five innings of work as the Scrappers earned their ninth series win of the season.
The Scrappers got the scoring started in the top of the first inning. Tyler Freeman tripled with one out and came in to score on a Mitch Reeves’ RBI double. Reeves would then score on an RBI single from Hosea Nelson for a 2-0 lead.
After Batavia got a run back in the second, the Scrappers would add two runs in the eighth. With two outs Reeves singled. A throwing error would extend the inning putting two on base. Angel Lopez would then double to right to score both runs.
Mingo (2-2) earned the win in 5.0 innings of work.