Losses drops Muckdogs into second place

Contributed Story Posted 19 August 2019 at 7:41 am

A doubleheader loss at Mahoning Valley by score of 1-0 and 8-0 Sunday dropped the Batavia Muckdogs into second place in the Pinckney Division of the New York Penn League behind West Virginia which downed Williamsport 7-3.

In the opener, the  Muckdogs had a 5-3 edge in hits over Mahoning Valley which scored once in the fourth inning to earn the win.

In the second game, the Muckdogs managed only one hit and fell behind by a 6-0 margin after only two innings.

Batavia, which is at Mahoning Valley again this evening, slips to 34-29 on the season while West Virginia improves to 34-27.