Crawdads Take Series Finale 2-1 on Sunday

Aparicio Scores Both Runs Against Charleston

By Ashley Salinas / Hickory Crawdads | August 11, 2019 7:55 PM

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads defeated the Charleston RiverDogs 2-1 in Sunday's series finale.

 

The 'Dads took a 1-0 lead in the second inning. Miguel Aparicio doubled to lead things off and advanced to third on a wild pitch. He came home on a failed pickoff attempt to put the Crawdads ahead.

 

Charleston tied the game at one in the fourth inning, getting a run off starter Tyree Thompson.

 

The Crawdads quickly retook the lead in the bottom of the inning. Once again, Aparicio got things started, this time drawing a walk. He got himself in scoring position by stealing his twelfth base of the season and moved to third on a balk. Pedro Gonzalez hit a sacrifice fly to score Aparicio.

 

The 'Dads hit the road for seven games and return to the Frans on Tuesday, August 20th for a six game homestand that will feature Star Wars Night on Friday and an App State themed Crawdads hat giveaway for the first 1,000 fans on Saturday.

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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