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May 11, 2014

Fisher Cats halt losing slide

Kevin Nolan doubled twice, driving in two runs and scoring the game winning run in the top of the eighth inning as the Fisher Cats edged Portland 6-5 on Saturday at Hadlock Field.

Portland’s Heiker Meneses tripled and scored on a sacrifice fly in the bottom of the ninth inning, but Scott Gracey preserved with the 6-5 win, earning his third save. Tyler Ybarra (WP: 1-0), who struck out the only batter he faced in the bottom of the seventh inning, earned his first win.

The teams finish the series in Maine today, before the Fisher Cats return home tomorrow night vs. Reading’s Fightin’ Phils.

 

 

 

 

 

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