Maffei scores on error in 11th, Altoona beats Hartford

With a late run from Maffei, Altoona beats Hartford 6-5 in 11 innings


Monday, June 19, 2017

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Justin Maffei scored on an error in the top of the 11th inning to lead the Altoona Curve to a 6-5 win over the Hartford Yard Goats on Sunday.

Maffei scored after he was hit with a pitch to lead off the inning and advanced to second on a sacrifice bunt.

The Curve scored one run in the 10th before Hartford answered in the bottom of the inning when Luis Jean hit an RBI single, scoring Max White to tie the game 5-5.

Reliever Sean Keselica (4-1) picked up the win after he allowed one run and one hit over three innings. He also struck out two and walked five. Edison Frias (0-1) went two innings, allowing two runs and two hits in the Eastern League game. He also struck out one and walked one. Jared Lakind retired the side in order for his second save of the season.

Edwin Espinal doubled twice and singled twice in the win.

For the Yard Goats, Josh Fuentes reached base four times.

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