MINERS TAKE EARLY LEAD BUT CAN’T HOLD OFF QUEBEC
Québec City, Canada – CF Kalian Sams, SS Yurisbel Gracial and RF Marcus Knecht all hit home runs in the Québec Capitales’ 6-3 win over the Sussex County Miners. Starter Mac Acker, who was named the Pointstreak Pitcher of the Week on Monday, improved to 4-1 on the year throwing seven innings, allowing three earned runs on seven hits. Reliever Shaun Ellis logged his first save of the year. For Sussex County, 3B Nick Giarraputo guided the offense’s ten hit output, going 3-for-4.
Tomorrow the Miners play the second game of the three-game series against the Capitales. First pitch is at 6:05 PM. All road games can be heard live on the Miners Radio Network.
Recap courtesy CanAmLeague.com.