Wednesday night at Susquehanna Bank Park at Bowman Field the Cutters (29-35) got leveled by Mahoning Valley 9-1.
Jiandido Tromp hit his single season franchise record tying 13th homer, making it 1-0 after the first inning. It was the last time the Cutters would score.
Cutters starter Feliberto Sanchez (2-8) allowed just two runs on six innings over five innings and struck out six batters.
The Cutters offense managed only four hits on the night against Scrappers starting pitcher Juan Santana (1-7).
Cutters relievers Mark Meadors and Bryan Sova each had clean innings of relief in the eighth and ninth inning respectively.
On Thursday, August 21, the Cutters conclude the brief 2-game home stand and wrap up the season series with Mahoning Valley at 7:05 p.m.
Cutters Carvings: Jiandido Tromp hit his single season franchise tying 13th homer …Cord Sandberg, Wilson Garcia and Robinson Torres each had a hit for the Crosscutters…Chris Oliver was roughed up for five runs on the night in relief…In games he has appeared the Cutters are now 3-6 on the year…
Cutters All-Star Game Carvings: Derek Campbell drove in the South All-Stars run with a sacrifice fly. Jiandido Tromp was hit by a pitch. Mitch Gueller had a 1-2-3 inning while David Whitehead allowed the only run to the North All-Stars and yet he struck out the side in his inning of work. The NYPL ended in an extra inning 1-1 tie on Tuesday night…