ValleyCats upend Lake Monsters, 6-2
Updated: Tuesday, June 24 2014, 12:01 AM EDT
Troy, NY - Ravel Santana's three run homer in the bottom of the 8th inning snapped a 2-2 tie, and helped the Tri-City ValleyCats defeat the Vermont Lake Monsters, 6-2 Monday at Joe Bruno Stadium.
Alfredo Gonzalez followed Santana with a solo home run helping the 'Cats secure a match-up pitting two teams that began the night tied for first place in the New York-Penn League's Stedler Division.
"The team has some power", said ValleyCats manager Ed Romero. "These guys are going to hit the ball a long way. So tonight it was great to see that they kept battling, and came back and took advantage."