Suns fall to Power in 10 innings

July 06, 2008

CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- The West Virginia Power edged the Hagerstown Suns 3-2 in 10 innings Saturday night at Appalachian Power Park.

With West Virginia runners on first and third with one out in the bottom of the 10th, Eric Farris laid down a bunt.

Suns pitcher Justin Phillabaum (1-2) fielded the ball and got Farris out, but Matt Cline scored the winning run on the play.

The Power took a 2-0 lead in the first inning against Suns starter Colten Willens.

Eric Farris singled, went to third on a single by Eric Fryer and scored on another single by Caleb Gindl. Fryer scored on Steffan Wilson's RBI groundout.


The Suns scored two in the sixth off Power starter Evan Anundsen to tie the game.

Brandon Whiting singled, Valerio Heredia was hit by a pitch and both scored on Tim Pahuta's double to left field.

With two outs in the inning, Mike Ramlow relieved Anundsen and shut Hagerstown down the rest of the way. He allowed only two hits while walking none and striking out two over the final 4 1/3 innings.

Sean Rooney had two of the Suns' six hits on the night.

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