Trenton dropped an 8-3 game against the Richmond Flying Squirrels:
Trenton got an early lead, as Corban Joseph reached on an error in the first. he moved to third on a single by Robert Lyerly and scored on a line drive to left by Melky Mesa. The 1-0 edge held through the early innings, but the Squirrels busted out in the sixth. They led off the inning with three singles. Dellin Betances then walked in Richmond’s first run, before giving up another single. Richmond did not stop there, as Chris Dominguez grounded a single to center, plating two more runs and Pat Venditte was called on to relieve Betances. An error by Joseph allowed another runner to score and the Squirrels leapt out to a 5-1 lead. Trenton added a run in the eighth, but a three-run ninth for Richmond put the Thunder in a deep hole, as they went on to lose 8-3.
Melky Mesa went 2-4 with a run scored and a RBI. … Click here to read the rest