Sections

Another big win for the Cyclones

The Brooklyn Paper
Share on TwitterTweet
Share on Facebook
Subscribe

Get our stories in your inbox, free.

Like The Brooklyn Paper on Facebook.

Valley Cats 4
Cyclones 5

Friday, Sept. 3 at MCU Park

The Cyclones took one step closer to the best winnering percentage in franchise history with a squeaker over the

The Clones built a 5–0 lead with a run in the third on newcomer ZeErika McQueen’s RBI single, and then busting out for four runs in the fourth.

Cory Vaughn led off with a double, which was followed by run on a groundout. Juan Centeno knocked in another run on a single before James Schroeder blew it open with a two-run blast, his first homer of the year.

The Valley Cats made it close, thanks to a double and a triple in the fifth and a two-run homer in the ninth, but it was too little, too late.

Starter Angel Cuan, in his playoff tuneup, was great, pitching four shutout innings. He’ll start Game 2 of the semi-final series next Thursday.

The win raised the Cyclones winning percentage to .685, thanks to a 50–23 record. The inaugural 2001 Cyclones were 52-24 or .684.

Today’s news:
Share on TwitterTweet
Share on Facebook
Subscribe

Get our stories in your inbox, free.

Like The Brooklyn Paper on Facebook.

Reader Feedback

Enter your comment below

By submitting this comment, you agree to the following terms:

You agree that you, and not BrooklynPaper.com or its affiliates, are fully responsible for the content that you post. You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening or sexually-oriented material or any material that may violate applicable law; doing so may lead to the removal of your post and to your being permanently banned from posting to the site. You grant to BrooklynPaper.com the royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such content in whole or in part world-wide and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed.

First name
Last name
Your neighborhood
Email address
Daytime phone

Your letter must be signed and include all of the information requested above. (Only your name and neighborhood are published with the letter.) Letters should be as brief as possible; while they may discuss any topic of interest to our readers, priority will be given to letters that relate to stories covered by The Brooklyn Paper.

Letters will be edited at the sole discretion of the editor, may be published in whole or part in any media, and upon publication become the property of The Brooklyn Paper. The earlier in the week you send your letter, the better.