Luis Heredia won his fourth game of the year to close out the Spikes season with a 5-0 shutout against the Mahoning Valley Scrappers.  Heredia was sharp tonight, using 61 pitches (38 strikes) to get through 5 innings, giving up only two hits, walking one, and striking out five.  Kevin Kleis, Bryton Trepagnier, and John Kuchno finished off the shut-out, and the Spikes benefitted from several good hitting performances.  Center fielder Walker Gourley was 3 for 4 with three doubles and an RBI and right fielder Jesus Vasquez was 3 for 3 with two doubles and an RBI.  Third baseman Eric Wood added two RBIs for Spikes.

 

Heredia Finishes Strong

Of the starts I’ve seen from Heredia this season, tonight was his best.  He was workman-like and efficient, getting ahead of hitters with his...

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