Browse by Month
Offensively, 3B Zach Lutz and LF Sean Ratliff got two hits each for the Cyclones, with Ratliff driving in a run with an RBI single to center field in the top of the eighth. 1B Ike Davis was able to extend his hitting streak to seven games with a double in the first inning. 2B Brandon Richey also lined a single to center for Brooklyn. The Cyclones only had one run on six hits prior to Havens' home run.
RHP Pedro P. Martinez made his fourth start of the season, working four innings, allowing two runs with four strikeouts while only surrendering one hit. RHP Manny Olivares relieved Martinez and pitched two innings with two strikeouts and giving up a run. RHP Brandon Moore picked up the win for Brooklyn, only giving up one hit with two strikeouts in two scoreless innings of relief. And RHP Yury Santana notched his league-leading fifth save of the year, retiring the side in order in the bottom of the ninth.
The Cyclones continue their series at Williamsport on Thursday and Friday before they return home on Saturday, July 5 at 6 pm to face the Mahoning Valley Scrappers. On Saturday, the first 1,250 kids (14 and under) will receive a 28-inch wooden bat. It will also be Backwards Night at KeySpan Park, os ekam erus uoy emoc tuo dna troppus eht senolcyC!
Also on Saturday, July 5th Mets legend Darryl Srawberry will be signing free autographs at KeySpan Park, beginning at 5pm. Strawberry will sign one item per person on the Concourse level in front of the team store, and will sign autographs from 5pm - 6pm. Make sure you get to the ballpark early!