Courtesy of RedWingsBaseball.com
The Red Wings hit three, two-run home runs and got a quality start from Kohl Stewart as they cruised to an 11-2 win Tuesday night over the Scranton/WB RailRiders Tuesday night in Moosic, PA.
With the win, the Wings (10-14) improved to 5-1 against the Yankees top affiliate in 2019.
Zander Wiel, Jordany Valdespin and Drew Maggi – hitting in the six, seven and nine hole respectively — each went deep for Rochester on Tuesday night. The Wings finished the month of April with 34 home runs after hitting just seven in the season’s first month a season ago.
Scranton plated the night’s first run on a Gosuke Katoh RBI single in the second, but the Wings would respond by scoring the next nine runs.
Wiel finished 3-for-4, with three runs scored and three RBI. Maggi and Valdespin each collected two hits to go along with their two run homers.
Stewart (2-2) turned in his first quality start of the season allowing one run on five hits over six innings to earn his second win of the season for Rochester.
WINGS THINGS: The Wings are 8-6 in their last 14 games after starting the season 2-8…Tuesday was the eighth time this season the Wings or their opponent scored 10+ runs in a game. Last season, only nine times the entire season did the Wings or their opponent score 10 or more runs in a game.