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Suns break streak in Delmarva

April 18, 2002

SALISBURY, Md. - Robbie Meyer went 3-for-4 and drove in four runs as the Hagerstown Suns ended a four-game losing skid by beating the Delmarva Shorebirds 7-3 Wednesday afternoon.

Meyer got the Suns (7-7) on the board in the top of the third inning, driving in two on a two-out bases-loaded double to give Hagerstown took a 2-0 lead.

Leading 2-1 in the top of the sixth, Hagerstown's Derin McMains drew a one-out walk and Meyer moved him to third with a single. Both runners scored on Julian Benavidez's double.

Meyer gave the Suns a 6-2 lead in the eighth. McMains reached on an error and scored on Meyer's second home run of the season.

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In the Suns' ninth, Julio Cordido singled, went all the way to third on a groundout and scored on a throwing error for a 7-2 Hagerstown lead.

Ryan Hannaman (1-0) got the win, giving up two hits and two walks in five innings.

Suns Today: at Charleston (W.Va.)

Time: 6Radio: WHAG 1410

Probable Starters:

Suns - Francisco Liriano (0-1, 4.50)

Charleston - TBA

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