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BUFFALO, N.Y. —Chris Bootcheck went the distance for his ninth win of the season, leading the RailRiders to a 2-1 victory over Buffalo in the first game of a doubleheader Saturday night.

Bootcheck (9-2) allowed four hits and three walks in seven innings. He finished with four strikeouts.

Bootcheck gave up single hits in the second, third and fourth innings. In the fifth, Sean Ochinko homered to left off the RailRider to make it 2-1.

The RailRiders got all of the offense they needed in the fourth inning, which started with a David Adams double to right. Dan Johnson then blasted his 13th home run of the season, launching a shot to right off former teammate Chien-Ming Wang.

Wang (5-5) allowed five hits in six innings against his former club.

RailRiders` ` ` ` Buffalo

` AB` R` H` BI` ` AB` R` H` BI

Garcia cf`4`0`1`0`Pillar cf`2`0`0`0

Lillibridge 2b`3`0`1`0`Goins ss`3`0`0`0

Martinez dh`3`0`0`0`Negrych 2b`2`0`0`0

Adams 3b`2`1`1`0`Gomez dh`3`0`1`0

Johnson 1b`2`1`1`2`LaRoche 3b`3`0`1`0

Murphy c`3`0`1`0`Velez lf`2`0`0`0

Mesa rf`3`0`0`0`Robinson 1b`3`0`0`0

Patterson lf`3`0`0`0`Gose rf`3`0`1`0

Ibarra ss`3`0`1`0`Ochinko c`2`1`1`1




LOB— RailRiders 5, Buffalo 4. DP — RailRiders 2, Buffalo 1. 2B — Adams (7). HR — Johnson (13), Ochinko (2). SB — Velez (20).

Bootcheck (W, 9-2)`7`4`1`1`3`4
Wang (L, 5-5)`6`5`2`2`2`3
Umpires: HP: Kelvin Bultron. 1B: Travis Carlson. 3B: Joey Amaral.

T: 1:55.

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