Muckdogs hammer down the dull Spikes 16 to 3. This makes it 4 in a row for Batavia. Denean Hill won’t be allowed to leave Batavia, as the Muckdogs are unbeaten on her visit. Her son Virgil had been the savior for the Muckdogs on Tuesday and Wednesday night. Tuesday in the bottom of the 8th Virgil hit a 2 run homer to give the Muckdogs the lead 2 to 1. On Wednesday, Virgil lead off the bottom of the ninth with a triple and Cesar Valera singled him in for a 2 to 1 walk-off win.
The kids enjoyed their free hotdogs as they watched the Muckdogs score a season high 16 runs on 18 hits. Romulo Ruiz has given the Muckdogs faithful some free Muckpuppies from the Batavia Dennys with 4 hits, 6 RBIs and a home run. Mike O’Neill and Nick Martini both had 3 RBIs. O’Neill had 3 hits and Martini tripled in a run and hit a sac fly. 6 different Muckdogs scored at least 2 runs.
Todd McInnis got his 2nd win, pitching 5 innings and giving up just 3 hits and 2 runs, while striking out 3. Sean Watson pitched 2 scoreless innings of relief, giving up 1 hit and striking out 2. New comer Kevin Jacob pitched the 8th giving up 1 walk and striking out 2. The ‘Dawgs capped off a great night by having 0 errors in the field.