Late runs lift Johnson City over Elizabethton
JOHNSON CITY—A two-out, bases-loaded situation spelled doom for Elizabethton.
With the game knotted at four apiece in the bottom of here eighth, a wild pitch from Twins reliever Randy LeBlanc plated Jose Goody and an Oscar Mercado infield single plated a pair as Johnson City stormed to a 7-4 victory Tuesday at Cardinal Park.
The Cards pull to a half-game advantage over the Twins in the West Division entering today’s league-wide off day.
By Allen LaMountain Hostilities resumed on Monday after rain washed away Sunday’s contest between the Elizabethton Twins and Bristol Pirates... read more