POTOMAC PARK —
Brenten Miller hit an RBI
the top of
third out to lift Riverside
Sports over the Cresaptown
Eagles 9-8 in the first game of
their best-of-three Hot Stove
playoff series Tuesday at
Riverside Sports (11-7-1)
finished with 14 hits to the
The Eagles (10-6-3), trailing
2-1 after the first inning,
scored five runs in the second
to take a 6-2 lead. Riverside
chipped away, scoringtwo runs in the third, one in
fifth and took an 8-6 lead after
the top of the sixth before the
Eagles scored two in the bottom
of the inning for the tie
where it remained until the
Carson Imes struck out 17
and walked five before he was
relieved by Miller in the ninth.
Miller led Riverside with
four base hits, Brendon
Dougherty and Derek Kerns
each had three singles and
Imes tripled and singled.
T.J. Hartley and Dalton Torbett
both doubled and singled
and Jacob VanMeter had two
base hits for the Eagles.
Game two of the series will
be played on Thursday, 5:30
p.m., at Holler Field.
POTOMAC PARK —
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