Canelo Walks It Off

By Ian Catherine / Williamsport Crosscutters | September 1, 2013 4:06 PM ET

WILLIAMSPORT - Malquin Canelo had enough baseball for one evening as his 10th inning walk-off home run lifted the Cutters to a 3-2 win over Jamestown.

Jamestown took an early lead against Cutters starter Drew Anderson in the top of the 3rd inning when Adam Frazier drove home Candon Myles with a RBI groundout to make it 1-0 Jammers.

Justin Parr would tie the game in the bottom of the 3rd inning with an RBI double to right field to plate Malquin Canelo and make it 1-1. Canelo reached on a two-out triple, his first, to right field. For Parr, it was his 10th double of the season and 19 RBI of the season.

Dylan Cozens gave the Cutters a lead in the bottom of the 6th inning with a solo home run, his 8th, to right center field to make it 2-1 Cutters. For Cozens it was his 34th RBI and his first home run against a left handed pitcher.

Jamestown would tie the game in the top of the 8th inning when Jin-De Jhang delivered a pinch-hit single through the left side to plate Austin Meadows and make it 2-2 heading to the bottom half of the 8th inning.

Nine innings would not be enough to settle this contest between Jamestown and Williamsport.

Malquin Canelo would lead off the bottom half of the 10th inning against Jared Lakind. Canelo, facing a 2-2 count would connect for a walk-off, solo home run over the left field wall to give the Cutters a 3-2 walk-off victory over the Jamestown Jammers. The home run was the first of the season for Canelo.

Cutters starter Drew Anderson went five innings, allowing one run, earned, on four hits while striking out three and walking one. Anderson left with the game tied. Felix Santos worked the next two innings allowing one run on three hits in three innings of work. Santos left with the game tied. Mark Meadors worked the final two innings allowing no runs on one hit while striking out one. Meadors would get the win.

Jammers starter Buddy Borden went the first five innings alloing one run on four hits while walking one and striking out three. Borden had his longest outing of the season while leaving with the game tied. Will Kendall worked the next two innings, allowing one run on two hits while walking one and striking out three. Jared Lakind worked the final two plus innings for Jamestown. He surrendered one run (Canelo's home run) on three hits while striking out one.

Cutters Carvings: Williamsport finishes their home schedule with a 20-17 record, three-games over .500… Canelo's walk-off home run was the first walk-off home run of the season for the Cutters…   

Williamsport heads to Batavia in the final series of the season, first pitch of game one is at 1:05 P.M. Every Cutters game can be heard on ESPN 1050 AM, 104.1 FM, 1600 AM, or cr

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