Lakewood Blue Claws� 10,� West Virginia Power� 6 (box)
RF Jose Hernandez went 4-for-5 with a home run and 3 RBI in the Power's extra-inning loss to the Blue Claws.� Hernandez singled in the 1st inning, but was left on base.� He singled again in the Power's 2-run rally in the 3rd, and doubled in their 2-run rally in the 5th.� He struck out in the 7th, but homered in the 10th.� He was on-deck when the game ended in the bottom of the 12th.
2B Jarek Cunningham and DH Aaron Baker both doubled in the 3rd, and along with Hernandez's single, that gave the Power a brief 2-0 lead.� A 3-run homer in the top of the 4th turned the lead over to Lakewood, but the Power took it back again in the 5th, when CF David Rubinstein was hit by a pitch and stole second base.� He scored on Hernandez's double, and another double by LF Rogelios Noris plated Hernandez.
The Power's 4-3 lead lasted until the 7th, when Lakewood tied the score with a ground-rule double, a walk, and an RBI grounder.� Neither team ha...
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