An awesome effort by Lenny DiNardo spurred the Lancaster Barnstormers (8-11) to a 9-0 win over the Long Island Ducks (6-13) on Wednesday at Clipper Magazine.
Six runs in the opening three innings allowed the Lancaster Barnstormers to easily put away the Long Island Ducks. An RBI single by Olmo Rosario, an RBI double by Travis Denker, and a sacrifice fly by Ryan Harvey in the first inning and during the second inning helped the Lancaster Barnstormers put some runs on the board early.
Kody Kirkland rocked the Long Island Ducks with two home runs. Kirkland went 2-4 in the game with three RBIs and two runs scored. Kirkland homered in the third, third, and eighth innings.
DiNardo recorded his second win of the year for the Lancaster Barnstormers. DiNardo struck out eight, walked two and gave up no hits.
Nick DeBarr ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his third loss of the year. He allowed seven runs in 3 2/3 innings, walked two and struck out three.