RailRiders go deep to beat Rochester

June 24th, 2015 5:54 pm

First Posted: 6/19/2013

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — It was a high-scoring frenzy for Scranton/Wilkes-Barre as the RailRiders defeated Rochester 10-7 on Wednesday night at Frontier Field.

The RailRiders (32-39) got scores from Walter Ibarra and J.R. Murphy for the 2-0 lead in the top of the first inning.

Cody Grice’s grand slam in the frame made it 6-0, scoring Dan Fiorito, Addison Maruszak and Randy Ruiz.

The Red Wings (36-38) answered with two runs in the home half to make it a a 6-2 game.

Rochester kept the momentum in the third inning with two more runs before the RailRiders pushed back.

Scranton/Wilkes-Barre got home runs by Ibarra in the fourth, Grice in the fifth and Murphy in the sixth to break the game open at 10-4 headed into the seventh.

The score remained the same until the bottom of the ninth with two outs when a Doug Bernier triple with the bases loaded closed the gap to 10-7 before the comeback fell short.

The RailRiders and Red Wings continue their series today at Frontier Field in Rochester at 7:05 p.m.


Ibarra 2b`5`2`2`1““Richardson cf`4`0`1`0

Murphy c`5`2`3`1““Herrmann lf`4`1`1`0

Martinez rf`3`0`0`1““Colabello rf`4`1`0`0

Ruiz dh`5`1`2`0““Clement 1b`2`1`1`0

Johnson 1b`4`0`1`1““Rohlfing c`2`2`0`1

Fiorito 3b`5`2`1`0““Bernier ss5`1`3`4

Maruszak lf`4`1`0`0““Beresford 2b`4`0`1`1

Grice cf`4`2`2`6““Butera dh`5`0`1`1

Gonzalez`4`0`1`0““Farris cf`1`0`0`0

Totals`39`10`12`10““Romero 3b`4`1`0`0

““Olmedo ph`0`0`0`0



RailRiders`600`121`000 — 10

Rochester`202`000`003 — 7

E: Clement (4); Team LOB: RailRiders 6, Rochester 11; 2B: Ibarra (3), Clement (6), Herrmann (8) 3B: Bernier (3); HR: Grice 2 (2), Ibarra (2), Murphy (2);






Betances (W, 5-4)`3`0`0`0`0`2



Hendriks (L, 1-4)`4`9`7`7`2`1