ValleyCats 5, Ironbirds 3
Updated: Thursday, July 17 2014, 12:02 AM EDT
Troy, NY - Jamie Ritchie, a 13th round draft pick out of Belmont University, went 2-for-2 with three runs batted in Wednesday night to lead the Tri-City ValleyCats to a 5-3 win over Aberdeen on Military Appreciation Night at Joe Bruno Stadium. The rookie catcher raises his batting average to .488 and climbing.
The ValleyCats and Ironbirds play the second of their three game series Thursday night at The Joe, in what will be the second Bark in the Park night of the season.