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Akron beats Fisher Cats in final at-bat

Staff Report
August 08. 2017 11:36PM

Bobby Bradley’s walk-off single tallied Greg Allen to give Akron a 4-3 Eastern League win over New Hampshire Tuesday at Canal Park in Akron, Ohio.

The Fisher Cats (46-68) led 3-0 in the fifth inning, but the RubberDucks (57-56) rallied to move over the .500 mark.

Daniel Young (0-1) suffered the loss in relief, allowing two hits including the single to Bradley with runners on the corners and one out.

Connor Greene started for New Hampshire and lasted five innings. On 93 pitches, he allowed five hits, three runs, four walks and fanned four.

Emilio Guerrero and Richard Urena each had two hits for the Fisher Cats, who finished with 10 hits.

The Fisher Cats scored their runs in the fifth inning, highlighted by a two-run triple by Harold Ramirez, scoring Gunnar Heidt and Jonathan Davis. Guerrero singled home Ramirez for the 3-0 lead.

Allen had an RBI single in the fifth inning for Akron and the game was tied in the sixth on back-to-back homers from Bradley and Yu-Cheng Chang. Taylor Murphy had three hits in the win. Jordan Milbrath (2-0) notched the win in relief.

Ryan Borucki (1-1) gets the start for New Hampshire today at 7 p.m., facing Shane Bieber (1-1).

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