Scrappers rally for 1st win of the season


The Mahoning Valley Scrappers rallied from a 6-0 deficit to earn their first win of the season, 7-6, over the Jamestown Jammers on Wednesday evening.

Jamestown scored six runs in the 4th inning to take the early lead. The Scrappers answered with one run in both the 5th and 6th innings. In the 7th, Mahoning Valley pulled within one run by scoring three times, making it a 6-5 game. The Scrappers then tied it in the 8th inning.

In the bottom of the 9th, the Scrappers loaded the bases for Juan Romero. Romero drew a walk, bringing in the winning run.

Mahoning Valley’s run in the 5th inning was their first run scored in three games this season.

The Scrappers improve to 1-2 on the year while the Jammers drop to 2-1.

The Scrappers now head out for their first road trip of the early campaign, beginning with a three-game series against Batavia. Tomorrow’s first pitch is set for 7:05 p.m.

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