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Romero stays hot, BKLYN downed 5-4

 

CONEY ISLAND, NY (July 6, 2019) – Despite a two-run eighth inning, the Brooklyn Cyclones, the Short Season Class A affiliate of the New York Mets, lost 5-4 to the Aberdeen IronBirds who swept the series at MCU Park Saturday.

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W: McSweeney (1-0)
L: Vilera (1-3)
S: Gillespie (1)
Cyclones HR: Romero (2)

BIG MOMENTS

  • Luke Ritter’s two-run double in the eighth pulled the Cyclones to within one run at 5-4. Brooklyn was retired in order in the ninth against Aberdeen’s Conor Gillespie.
  • Martin Cervenka cranked a two-run home run in Aberdeen’s three-run third inning to push the ‘Birds’ lead to 4-0.
  • Yoel Romero blasted his second Cyclones home run, bashing a two-run homer over the scoreboard in left field in the fourth to make it 4-2.

KEY CYCLONES CONTRIBUTORS

  • Yoel Romero: 1-4, HR, 2 RBI, R
  • Luke Ritter: 1-3, 2B, 2 RBI
  • Mitch Ragan: 2.1 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, 3 K 

NEWS & NOTES

  • Brooklyn suffered its second three-game sweep of the season. The Cyclones are 4-4 against Aberdeen.
  • After posting a 1.83 ERA in the league in 13 starts last season, Jaison Vilera has a 4.84 ERA through four starts in the New York Penn League this season.
  • Yoel Romero’s hitting streak pushed to nine games with his fourth-inning home run.

WHAT’S NEXT
Cyclones at Tri-City – Sunday, 5:05 p.m.
Joseph L. Bruno Stadium – Troy, NY
Probables: RHP Alec Kisena (first start) vs. RHP Angel Macuare (0-2, 9.82 ERA)
Audio: brooklyncyclones.com/listen



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