Down two runs in the eighth, the Richmond RiverRats (7-6) recovered thanks to Ryan Akins's in the tenth, and pulled out a 7-3 win over the Lorain County Ironmen (6-7) on Tuesday at The Pipe Yard.
With the score tied at three in the tenth inning, was hit by a pitch, scoring Garrett Ruckel.
Akins was hot from the plate for the Richmond RiverRats. Akins went 1-3 and scored two runs. He singled in the fifth inning.
Michael Bozarth racked up two RBIs on three hits for the Richmond RiverRats. He singled in the fifth, seventh, and ninth innings.
Cody Jones recorded his first win of the year for the Richmond RiverRats. He struck out two, walked one and surrendered one hit.
Daniel Kopcak (0-3) took the loss for the Lorain County Ironmen. He lasted just one inning, walked two, struck out one, and allowed four runs.