NILES. Ohio (WKBN) – Mahoning Valley’s Silento Sayles scored on a passed ball in the ninth inning to secure a 7-6 Scrappers’ win over Batavia Wednesday night at Eastwood Field.
Li-Jen Chu led the Scrappers at the plate with 4 RBI, including a 3-run home run in the fourth inning. Eight of the nine Scrappers in the lineup recorded a hit in the victory.
Yoiber Marquina picked up the win on the mound, working 1/3 of a scoreless inning.
Stone Garrett notched a pair of hits with 4 RBI in the loss for Batavia.
Mahoning Valley has won three straight, improving to 26-29 on the season. Batavia drops to 23-33 on the campaign.
The series resumes Thursday night at 7PM at Eastwood Field.