Minor leagues

April 28, 2003


Triple-A International League

Ottawa 10, Rochester 4: Brian Roberts had three hits and broke a scoreless tie in the fifth inning with a two-run single as the Lynx topped the host Red Wings.

Roberts, who had just one RBI through his first 84 at-bats, lined a one-out single in the fifth to put Ottawa ahead 2-0 and singled and scored on a triple by Luis Matos during a five-run seventh.

Sean Douglass (2-3) allowed one hit in six scoreless innings, striking out nine, to pick up the win.

Double-A Eastern League

Erie 1, Bowie 0: Pat Ahearne and two other pitchers combined on a shutout to lead the visiting SeaWolves past the Baysox.

Ahearne (1-1) yielded six hits, walked three and struck out two, over seven innings to pick up the win. Mark Johnson pitched a scoreless inning, and Brian Schmack had a perfect ninth to record his fifth save.

Josh Hoffpauir delivered two hits for Bowie, which was shut out for the third time. Jacobo Sequea (0-1) suffered the loss despite allowing just a run and one hit with five strikeouts over five innings.

Single-A Carolina League

Frederick 9, Potomac 6: Down four going into the bottom of the eighth, the host Keys rallied to score seven runs in the inning. Mike Huggins started off the eighth with a home run. After a hit and two walks, Ryan Hubele doubled to score two runs. Brandon Fahey hit into a fielder's choice that scored a run and tied the game at 6, and Cory Keylor followed three batters later with a two-RBI single. Huggins finished the scoring with a sacrifice fly.

Sendy Rleal pitched a perfect ninth to earn his second save. Reliever Kenny Sims got the victory.

Single-A South Atlantic League

Delmarva 5, Rome 3: Gerardo Alvarez had three hits and drove in two runs to pace the Shorebirds in a win over the visiting Braves.

John Maine (2-1) gave up two runs and six hits in five innings for the Shorebirds. Scott Rice gave up one run in three innings of relief, and Jeff Montani pitched a perfect ninth for his third save.

Savannah 4, Hagerstown 3


Triple-A International League

Ottawa at Syracuse, 6 p.m.

Double-A Eastern League

Bowie idle

Single-A Carolina League

Frederick at Wilmington, 7:05 p.m.

Single-A South Atlantic League

Rome at Delmarva, 6:35 p.m.

Savannah at Hagerstown, 6:35 p.m.


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Frederick Keys: 301-662-0013

Delmarva Shorebirds: 410-219-3112 or 888-BIRDS-96

Hagerstown Suns: 301-791-6266

Aberdeen IronBirds: 410-297-9292

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