By PATRICK GORDON | Managing Editor
April 20 2015, 11:15 PM EDT.
Scranton 4, Lehigh Valley 3 (15 inn): The IronPigs lost on a walk-off for the second straight game as they fell to the RailRiders. Jason Berken made his first start of the season for the Pigs and turned in a solid effort, tossing five innings and allowing two runs on four hits with a pair of walks and six strikeouts. Domonic Brown went 1-for-5 and drove in a run. Phillippe Aumont walked four and allowed a run over four innings in relief. The IronPigs have lost five straight. [Box]
Reading 9, Akron 4: Aaron Altherr led the team with four runs batted in by going 2 for 4 with a three-run home run and a single. Elvis Araujo earned his first win as he pitched two shutout innings in relief. Nefi Ogando closed out the game with two shutout innings of his own. Roman Quinn and KC Serna hit back-to-back RBI singles in the winning effort. [Box]
Tampa 12, Clearwater 1: Clearwater was held to just five hits and charged with four errors. Willians Astudillo collected three of the Threshers five hits, doubling twice. Infielder Angelo Mora pitched the ninth inning for Clearwater, walking two but throwing a scoreless frame in his mound debut.
Greensboro 8, Lakewood 3: Greensboro erased a 3-0 BlueClaws lead scoring eight unanswered runs to come back and top the BlueClaws. After Malquin Canelo doubled to open the game, Carlos Tocci singled him with one out and Rhys Hoskins hit his first home run of the year to put the BlueClaws up 3-0. Elniery Garcia (1-1) gave up five runs, four earned, over 3.1 innings to take the loss. Jason Zgardowski allowed one run in 2.2 innings and Joey DeNato allowed two runs over two innings in relief
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