SUSSEX COUNTY SNAPS FIVE-GAME LOSING STREAK
Québec City, Canada – The Sussex County Miners held off a late rally to defeat the Québec Capitales, 8-7. Trailing 8-5 entering the eighth inning, Québec scored two runs in the bottom of the frame to cut the deficit to one run. For the Miners, starter Francisco Rodriguez earned the win hurling five innings, allowing four earned runs while reliever Josh Wood recorded the save throwing a scoreless ninth inning. Sussex County 1B Chris Jacobs had a huge game. Jacobs hit two home runs in the game, going 3-for-5 with two runs scored and four RBI. 2B Steve Nyisztor went 3-for-5, scoring one run and three RBI.
The Miners conclude their three-game series against the Capitales on Sunday. First pitch is at 1:05 PM. All road games can be heard live on the Miners Radio Network.
Recap courtesy CanAmLeague.com.