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.


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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