News Archive

REVS POUND ROAD WARRIORS

 
(June 19, 2018) -- The York Revolution stayed hot at the plate in a 9-3 win over the Road Warriors Tuesday night at PeoplesBank Park. The Revs are back over .500 at 24-23 having taken the opening two games of a seven-game homestand.
 
The Revs scored first in Tuesday's game when Jared Mitchell hit a sac fly to right field in the bottom of the first off Road Warriors starter Michael Lee. Another run scored on a wild pitch and the Revs added one more on Michael Burgess’ two-out RBI single up the middle, making it 3-0 Revs after the first.
 
Mitch Atkins started for the Revs and cruised early on, facing the minimum through the first three innings. 
 
The Revs got Atkins more run support in the bottom of the third on Zach Wilson’s two-RBI double down the left field line, pushing the Revs’ advantage to 5-0. It was Wilson’s second double of the game.
 
Atkins took that five-run lead into the fifth, when the Road Warriors struck for two runs on Jorge Fernandez’ home run over the wall in right-center to make it a 5-2 game.
 
Atkins’ night was done after five and one-third innings, allowing just the two runs on four hits. He struck out seven and walked two.
 
The Revs got a run back when Burgess hit a solo homer to left-center in the sixth for his team-leading seventh of the season. Burgess hit the ball to the wall and Road Warriors center fielder Anthony Ray jumped to rob it and had the ball in his glove, but crashed into the wall and the ball went over. Ray went down immediately, but was eventually helped up and walked off the field under his own power.
 
Up 6-3 in the eighth, Jose Cuevas blasted a three-run homer to left-center to put the game away at 9-3.
 
Atkins (3-3) earned the win for the third time in as many starts and has pitched at least into the sixth in each of his last five outings. 
 
Lee (0-2) took the loss for the Road Warriors, allowing five runs on seven hits in five innings.
 
Notes: The Revs have hit six home runs through two games this series. Four players had a multi-hit game and three had a multi-RBI game. Two of Alexi Casilla’s three hits were infield hits, giving him 18 infield hits on the season.
 
Up Next: LHP Pat McCoy (0-2, 4.11) will start for the Revs in Wednesday's game at 6:30 p.m. against Road Warriors LHP Brandon Bargas (0-3, 8.13). It is Pride Night featuring a Rainbow Jersey Auction presented by Starbucks York Roasting Plant to benefit LGBT Center of Central PA. Tickets are on sale at YorkRevolution.com, (717) 801-HITS, and in-person at the Revs Ticket Office.
 
 
Story by Michael Marcantonini
Broadcaster/Media Relations Asst.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
To unsubscribe, reply to this email with the word "unsubscribe".


Search Archive »




Browse by Year »

2022
2021
2020
2019
2018
2017
2016
0

Browse by Month »

November 2022
October 2022
September 2022
August 2022
July 2022
June 2022
May 2022
April 2022
March 2022
February 2022
January 2022
December 2021
November 2021
October 2021
September 2021
August 2021
July 2021
June 2021
May 2021
April 2021
March 2021
February 2021
January 2021
December 2020
November 2020
October 2020
September 2020
August 2020
July 2020
June 2020
May 2020
April 2020
March 2020
February 2020
January 2020
December 2019
November 2019
October 2019
September 2019
August 2019
July 2019
June 2019
May 2019
April 2019
March 2019
February 2019
January 2019
December 2018
November 2018
October 2018
September 2018
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016