ERIE, Pa.– The Bowie Baysox (13-11) rallied to tie the game with two runs in the ninth and took the lead with a three in the 10then route to a 9-6 victory over the Erie SeaWolves (8-16) on Wednesday morning at UPMC Park in Erie.
In the top of the 10th,Austin Haysstarted the inning at second base, moved to third on anAderlin Rodriguezsingle and scored onCedric Mullins‘go-ahead RBI single to give Bowie the lead. An error charged to Erie CFHarold Castroon Mullins’ single allowed Rodriguez to score andAdrian Marinreached on an error later in the frame that brought home Mullins.
RHPJeff Thompson(1.0 IP, 3 H, 3 R, 0 ER, 2 K) was dealt the loss for Erie and falls to 0-1 on the year.
Trailing 6-4 in the ninth, Mullins drew a leadoff walk and later scored onAnderson Feliz‘stwo-out RBI triple beforeCorban Josephtied the game at six apiece with a first pitch RBI single. Both runs in the ninth were charged to Erie RHPJohn Schreiber(1.2 IP, 2 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 2 BB, 2 K).
The Baysox are now 4-1 in extra-inning games this season.
Bowie grabbed an early 2-0 lead with a pair of runs in the first on RBI doubles from Joseph andAustin Hays.
Erie took a 5-2 lead for the time being with three runs in the fourth asJake Robsonknocked in a run via an RBI double,Kody Eavesplated a run with a sac fly andDominic Ficociellofollowed Eaves with an RBI single.
In his Double-A debut, Baysox starterLucas Humpal(n/d) allowed five runs on eight hits to go along with a walk and a strikeout in 3.1 IP.
SeaWolves starterSpencer Turnbull(n/d) surrendered three runs on seven hits while fanning eight in six innings of work.
Jake Rogers‘sac fly in the seventh opened up a 6-3 advantage for Erie.
The Baysox drew within a pair once again in the eighth as Joseph reached second on a pair of errors and scored on Hays’ RBI triple.
The two triples in the game are the most by the Baysox since also notching a pair on April 6, 2017 at Akron.
Four different players had multi-hit games for manager Gary Kendall’s squad: Feliz (3-6, 2B, 3B, RBI, 2 R), Hays (2-5, 2B, 3B, 2 RBI, R), Joseph (2-5, 2B, 2 RBI, 2 R) and Rodriguez (2-5, R).
Bowie returns home to open a four-game series with the Akron RubberDucks on Thursday night at Prince George’s Stadium in Bowie. RHPHunter Harvey(0-0, 1.08) will get the start for the Baysox against Akron RHPJake Paulson(2-2, 4.71 in High-A).