Four Fredericksburg relievers mixed for a powerful efficiency at Bank of the James Stadium on Sunday because the FredNats earned a six-game collection break up with Lynchburg by defeating the Hillcats 6-2.
FredNats starter Karlo Seijas lasted 4 innings and was charged with two earned runs on six hits throughout his no-decision outing, during which he fanned six and walked one.
But he gave strategy to a all of the sudden fierce bullpen, as Trey Turner, Gilberto Chu, Troy Stainbrook and Tyler Yankosky held the Hillcats hitless over the ultimate 5 innings, combing for six further strikeouts and only one stroll (by Turner, who earned the victory to enhance to 1-0).
Lynchburg’s Julian Escobedo smacked a double to left within the backside of the primary that scored Christian Cairo and Alexfri Planez hit his eighth residence run of the season to proper within the backside of the fourth.
Hillcats proper fielder Korey Holland went 2 for 3, however all of the staff’s injury was performed in opposition to Seijas. The Lynchburg protection, in the meantime, dedicated 4 errors on the day, leading to two unearned runs.
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Starter Josh Wolf, a 6-foot-3, 20-year-old Texan, was saddled with the loss. He fell to 0-3 after permitting three runs (one earned) on 4 hits throughout 5 innings. He walked one and struck out six.
Lynchburg (31-33) remained eight video games behind first-place Delmarva within the Low-A East North Division standings. Delmarva (39-25) misplaced its collection finale to Down East, 6-3, on Sunday.
Still, the loss harm the Hillcats, who had began to make some inroads on the deficit within the standings this week and entered the collection with a golden alternative to get scorching in opposition to the division’s worst staff in Fredericksburg (22-44). Instead, they didn’t get above .500 and break up the collection after getting blown out Thursday night time after which dropping the 2 straight Saturday and Sunday.
Those developments put extra strain on the Hillcats this week. They are off Monday after which start a seven-game stretch at Delmarva, which can embody a doubleheader on Wednesday.