SEPTEMBER 14 PLAYOFF RECAP
Photo Courtesy: Sara Schaarschmidt/Sussex County Miners
Sussex County 7, Quebec 6 (Sussex County leads series, 2-1) – Box Score
Daniel Mateo’s single in the ninth inning brought Mikey Reynolds (pictured) home from second base and gave Sussex County an 7-6 walk-off win over Quebec. The Miners trailed 6-4 after seven innings before scoring two in the eighth and one more in the ninth to take home the game three victory.
Mateo went 3-for-5 with a home run and three RBIs while Reynolds and Christian Correa each had a pair of hits in four at-bats and scored a run. Audy Ciriaco also chipped in with a double and three RBIs for Sussex County.
Miners pitcher Michael Wagner tossed 4 2/3 innings of scoreless relief and earned the win. Wagner gave up two hits and struck out three in his 62-pitch performance.
For Quebec in the loss, James McOwen had a 2-for-5 outing with a run scored.
With the victory, Sussex County took a 2-1 lead in the Can-Am League Championship Series and can wrap up the league title in game four Saturday night at 6:05 PM.
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