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Five in a row! BKLYN downs Lowell 8-7

 

CONEY ISLAND, NY (June 28, 2019) – For the fifth-straight night, the Brooklyn Cyclones, the Short Season Class A affiliate of the New York Mets, were victorious in a one-run contest, beating the Lowell Spinners 8-7 in the middle game of a three-game set at MCU Park to extend their winning streak.

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W: Gaconi (1-0)
L: Leyer (0-1)
S: Silva (3)
Cyclones HR: Genord (3)

BIG MOMENTS

  • Brooklyn scored six times in the sixth highlighted by Sam Haggerty’s two-run single and Luke Ritter’s RBI triple to take an 8-6 lead.
  • Xavier LeGrant’s homer against Garrison Bryant pushed the Lowell lead to 5-1 in the top of the second.
  • Joe Genord went 2-4 with his team-leading third homer of the season in the third.

KEY CYCLONES CONTRIBUTORS

  • Luke Ritter: 2-4, 3B, RBI, R
  • Sam Haggerty: 2-4, 2 RBI, R
  • Joe Genord: 2-4, HR, 2 RBI, R
  • Luis Silva: SV, 1 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 1 K

NEWS & NOTES

  • Due to weather, Brooklyn and Lowell played one game Saturday instead of the schedule doubleheader. The doubleheader has been rescheduled for July 30 at MCU Park, becoming a single admission doubleheader with two seven-inning games at 6 p.m.
  • Brooklyn has won a season-high five games in a row and back-to-back series.
  • The Cyclones erased their largest deficit of the season (five runs) with their biggest inning output of the season, scoring six in the sixth.

WHAT’S NEXT

Cyclones vs. Lowell Spinners, 4 p.m.
MCU Park – Coney Island, NY
Probables: RHP Frank Valentino (first start) vs. RHP Miguel Suero (0-0, 0.00 ERA)
Video: facebook.com/brooklyncyclones

Audio:
brooklyncyclones.com/listen
Tickets: brooklyncyclones.com/tickets



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