NILES, Ohio (WKBN) – Aberdeen rallied from a 1-0 deficit to top the Mahoning Valley Scrappers 6-3 at Eastwood Field. The Ironbirds used a 5-run seventh inning to take the lead and complete a 4-game series-sweep.
D’vone McClure finished with two hits in the loss. Willi Castro, Mark Mathias, and Joack Goihl each drove in a run for Mahoning Valley.
Starting Pitcher Shao-Ching Chiang tossed five shutout innings with four strikeouts. Jose Zapata suffered the loss, after allowing four earned runs in relief.
Mahoning Valley drops to 5-12 on the season. The Scrappers have an off-day Tuesday before opening a 6-game road trip in Vermont on Wednesday night.
Aberdeen improves to 9-9 on the campaign.