MINERS’ DUNCAN THROWS NO-HITTER IN WIN OVER JACKALS

June 13 Recap

Photo Courtesy: Phil Hoops/Sussex County Miners

Sussex County 3, New Jersey 0 – Box Score

Sussex County RHP Frank Duncan was sensational tonight as he throws a no-hitter in the 3-0 win over New Jersey. Duncan’s no-no was the ninth in Can-Am League history and the first one since August 7, 2018 when Eduar Lopez of the Jackals accomplished the feat.

The 27-year-old allowed only one base runner in the entire game and that was a two-out walk to New Jersey 1B Conrad Gregor in the first inning. Duncan threw 89 pitches, 59 for strikes, and struck out six batters. With the victory, the righty is now 2-2 on the season.

Offensively for the Miners, SS Mikey Reynolds went 2-for-4 with a run scored while C Troy Dixon had a hit in three at-bats and plated a run. Sussex County scored all three of their runs in the eighth inning.

 

Trois-Rivieres 6, Rockland 3 – Box Score

After falling behind 2-0 through 3 ½ innings of play, Trois-Rivieres took command as they scored three runs in the fourth to grab a 3-2 lead and would go on from there to take home a 6-3 win over Rockland.

The Aigles finished with 10 hits in the contest and was led by 3B Taylor Brennan who went 2-for-5 with two runs scored and an RBI. Trois-Rivieres CF Parker Sniatynski scored a run and drove in one in a perfect 2-for-2 night while RF Michael Suchy had a hit in four at-bats and two RBIs. Second baseman Tucker Nathans also helped the Aigles offense by drawing two walks and scoring a run.

Trois-Rivieres starting pitcher Chris Murphy tossed 6 1/3 solid innings and earned his first victory of the season. Murphy allowed two earned runs on six hits and struck out nine batters.

For the Boulders in the loss, 3B Richie Fecteau went 2-for-3 with a home run, two runs scored and two RBIs.

 

Quebec at Ottawa (Postponed – Rain)

The game between Quebec and Ottawa was postponed due to rain. It will be made up as part of a doubleheader on Friday, June 21st beginning at 5:05 PM. Both games are scheduled for seven innings.

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