McBride helps se­cure 5-3 win over PawSox

The Morning Call - - BASEBALL - By Morn­ing Call Staff

Matt McBride, the former Lib­erty High School and Le­high Uni­ver­sity star, , con­nected for a go-ahead RBI dou­ble in the ninth in­ning to give the IronPigs a lead they would not re­lin­quish in a 5-3 vic­tory over Paw­tucket on Sun­day.

Le­high Val­ley added an in­sur­ance run when Malquin Canelo hit an RBI sin­gle to set the fi­nal score.

An­drew Romine went 2 for 4 with a dou­ble for the IronPigs.

Dan Strai­ley (3.76 ERA) had an­other good out­ing on the mound for Le­high Val­ley, go­ing eight in­nings and strik­ing out seven. He yielded two earned runs on six hits.

Con­nor Brog­don (3.06) closed it out with a score­less ninth.

The IronPigs (66-73) play their fi­nal game of the sea­son Mon­day at 1:05 p.m. at Paw­tucket’s Mc­Coy Sta­dium.

Called Up: The Phillies an­nounced on Sun­day that Deivy Grul­lon, Phil Gos­selin and Cole Irvin have been called up to the ma­jor league team.

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