The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

Other Sports

July 24, 2013

Miners beat Richmond for 6th straight

RICHMOND, Ind. — The scoreless innings streak is over. The winning streak remains intact.

On a night both teams combined for 12 walks and four errors, the West Virginia Miners broke open a tie game in the ninth inning, scoring three runs to take a 5-4 win from the Richmond RiverRats.

The win extends the Miners’ win streak to six games and helps them maintain their five-game lead over second-place Butler in the Prospect League East Division standings. Their magic number to clinch was reduced to seven.

Pat Kregeloh and Kaeo Aliviado each had a double and an RBI to lead the Miners, while Douglas Votolato and Evan Potter both scored twice.

Brandon Koch pitched a scoreless eighth inning to get the win and Kolin Stanley picked up his fourth save.

Richmond scored a run in the sixth, ending West Virginia’s scoreless innings streak at 33.

The Miners look to sweep the RiverRats at 7:05 p.m. today before heading to Lorain County for a two-game series starting Thursday.

WVM:    100    000    013    —    5 5 3

RRR:    000    001    102    —    4 9 1

WVM: Ryan Perez, Matt Margaritonda (6), James Woods (7), Brandon Koch (8), Kolin Stanley (9) and Josh Galvan, RRR: Cody Jones, Luke McGhee (6), Scott Ashford (8), Trey Garrett (8) and Ryan Akins. WP — Koch. LP — Garrett, S — Stanley. Hitting — WVM: Douglas Votolato 0-2 (2 r), Pat Kregeloh 1-4 (rbi, 2b), Kaeo Aliviado 2-3 (rbi, 2b), Zach Woolcock 1-3 (r), Evan Potter 1-3 (2 r), RRR: Jason Blum 2-4 (2b), Robbie Stein 2-5 (r, 3b), Jacob Bosiokovic 2-4, Trevor Kimm 1-5 (rbi), Kyle Leslie 0-3 (2 r), Jordan Nieman 2-5 (rbi).

Records: WVM (33-16); RRR (19-30)

1
Text Only
Other Sports
Saints Training Camp

AP Video
Florida Panther Rebound Upsets Ranchers Small Plane Crash in San Diego Parking Lot Busy Franco's Not Afraid of Overexposure Fighting Blocks Access to Ukraine Crash Site Dangerous Bacteria Kills One in Florida Workers Dig for Survivors After India Landslide Texas Scientists Study Ebola Virus Smartphone Powered Paper Plane Debuts at Airshow Southern Accent Reduction Class Cancelled in TN Raw: Deadly Landslide Hits Indian Village Obama Chides House GOP for Pursuing Lawsuit New Bill Aims to Curb Sexual Assault on Campus Russia Counts Cost of New US, EU Sanctions 3Doodler Bring 3-D Printing to Your Hand Six PA Cops Indicted for Robbing Drug Dealers Britain Testing Driverless Cars on Roadways
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide