Riverpigs shutout Thunderbirds, Win 4th straight

Tupper Lake, NY – The Tupper Lake Riverpigs have defeated the Plattsburgh Thunderbirds by a score of 3-0 on a pitchers dual.

Joseph Brennan got the start for the Riverpigs and he just cruised through the lineup. Brennan tossed 6 inning while striking out 9 batters and only giving up 1 hit. The Riverpigs bullpen shut it down as they would only allow 1 more hit through 3 innings in relief. The Thunderbirds had only 2 hits in the game.

Walner Espinal led the way offensively as he belted his first homer of the season over the left field wall and into the lake. He finished the game 2 for 4 with a HR and 2 RBI’s.

There wasn’t much noise made by the Thunderbirds. However starter Andrew Kramer tossed 6 innings without allowing an earned run. He struck out 2 batters and gave up just 4 hits and was tagged with the loss. Zach Miner and Michael Temple were the only Thunderbirds to reach base on a hit.

The Riverpigs remain undefeated while the tbirds fall back once again.

Article by Empire Media