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Suns give Power Watts for to pull out comeback victory

April 17, 2005

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - Derran Watts is a power that West Virginia hasn't figured out just yet.

Watts continued in his role as the ultimate utility player by going 4-for-5 in a spot start, including a game-winning two-run double in Hagerstown's three-run ninth inning Saturday to lead the Suns' 6-4 come-from-behind victory over the Power.

Hagerstown, which won for the ninth time in 10 games, was down 4-3 with two outs when Ben Stanczyk (0-1) walked Grant Psomas. Mike Carp also walked, to bring up Ambiorix Concepcion.

Concepcion, who homered in the sixth to give the Suns their first run, stroked a two-strike single to bring home Psomas with the tying run.

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Watts, who is 11-for-15 (.733) for the season, ripped his double to the right-center field wall to score the go-ahead runs.

Marcelo Perez retired the Power in order in the ninth to give Matt Durkin (1-0) his first win in relief. Durkin fired four innings of four-hit pitching with three strikeouts.

The Power led 4-0 - highlighted by Dallas Bates' home run in the second.

Tyler Davidson hit a two-run homer in the eighth to move the Suns within 4-3.

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