McKinney leads Trenton over Erie 4-2

McKinney helps Trenton past Erie 4-2


Monday, June 19, 2017

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) -- Billy McKinney homered and had two hits, driving in two as the Trenton Thunder topped the Erie SeaWolves 4-2 in the second game of a doubleheader on Sunday.

Erie had a runner on first in the top of the seventh, but Zack Cox flew out to end the game.

Down 1-0 in the second, Erie grabbed the lead when Christin Stewart scored on a ground out and Tim Remes hit an RBI single.

The Thunder took the lead for good with three runs in the third inning. McKinney hit an RBI double and then scored on a single by Mike Ford en route to the two-run lead.

Cody Carroll (1-1) got the win with three innings of scoreless relief while Erie starter Waldis Joaquin (2-4) took the loss in the Eastern League game.

For the SeaWolves, A.J. Simcox tripled and doubled.

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