Princeton Rays club Pulaski Yankees – Roanoke Times
August 31, 2017 - tonton
PRINCETON, W.Va. — Trey Hair launched a three-run home run and Zach Rutherford and Jose Tonton any combined dual RBIs as a Princeton Rays soundly degraded a Pulaski Yankees 10-2 on Sunday dusk during Hunnicutt Field.
Pulaski (29-14) took an early 1-0 lead in a tip of a initial as Andy Diaz led off with a single, stole second and done it to third on a singular from Eric Wagaman before being brought home on a scapegoat fly from Leobaldo Cabrera.
Hair gave Princeton (17-27) a lead for good in a bottom of a support by belting a three-run homer off of Yankees starter Alexander Vizcaino.
An inning later, a Rays upped a lead to 5-1 on a behind of an RBI triple from Tonton and an RBI singular from Michael Smith.
A furious representation from Yankees reliever Juan Jimenez done it 6-1 before a manoeuvre de beauty in a bottom of a sixth led to 4 some-more Princeton runs.
Tonton gathering in his second run with an RBI single, followed by Rutherford’s two-run single. A fielding blunder by Diaz authorised another run to measure on Rutherford’s singular and finished a four-run uprising.
Charles Vazquez singled home a Yankees’ final run in a tip of a eighth.
Rays reliever Dylan Thompson pitched 3 scoreless innings to acquire a win and even his record during 1-1. Vizcaino took a detriment for Pulaski, permitting 6 runs, with usually dual earned, in 4 1/3 innings.
NEXT UP: The Rays and Yankees face off in Game 2 of their three-game array during 7 p.m. Monday during Hunnicutt Field.