The Spikes came from behind to beat the Staten Island Yankees 5-3 at Medlar field on Thursday night. Starter Jake Burnette spotted the Yankees a 3-0 lead, and Yankee starter Corey Black was impressive in his five scoreless innings. In the sixth, the Spikes scored three to tie the score behind singles from Jared LaKind, Yhonathan Barrios, and Tyler Gaffney (RBI), aided by a ground out RBI from Ryan Hornback and a wild pitch to score Gaffney. Then in the 7th, Barrios delivered a go-ahead RBI, plating Jacob Stallings who had doubled. Gaffney singled to center, capping the scoring, as Barrios, running on the pitch, came all the way around to score when the Yankee center fielder bobbled the ball. Tom Harlan got the win in relief with three shutout innings, and Jordan Cooper added two scoreless ...
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