Spinners Drop Fifth Straight

Lowell swept at home by State College

By Lowell Spinners | July 29, 2018 9:21 PM

LOWELL, MA - A rough home stand came to an end Sunday night as the Spinners dropped their fifth consecutive game in front of the home crowd to the State College Spikes (18-23).

Brian Brown took the hill for Spinners and delivered two scoreless innings. He allowed a trio of hits and a pair of strikeouts without walking a batter.

State College struck first off of reliever Taylor Ahearn in the third inning. In his three innings of work, Ahearn allowed five runs (three earned) with a strikeout and a walk.

Lowell finally got on the board in the bottom of the seventh after Trey Ganns ripped a double and Kole Cottam drove him home with a single to right, cutting the lead to 5-1.

Reliever Kevin Biondic allowed two runs in the top of the eighth to push the score to 7-1 Spikes.

Lowell now hits the road for six games starting with a three-game set in Hudson Valley against the Renegades. Yorvin Pantoja takes the hill with first pitch scheduled to 7:05 p.m.

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

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