Monday, December 22, 2014

DiamondDawgs take first game of Route 5 rivalry series

UTICA, N.Y. (WKTV ) - The Mohawk Valley DiamondDawgs won their first game against new Route 5 rival the Utica Brewers, 7-5 in ten innings Wednesday night from Murnane Field.

The Dawgs scored a run in the first then three more in the second to get the lead.  But Michael Pierson then hit a two run homer in the bottom of the third to get the Brewers back in it, then forced extra innings before the Dawgs took control in the tenth.

The two teams will face each other from Veterans Memorial Park in Little Falls Thursday night.