High Point, NC - After a tough battle offensively, the High Point Rockers fall short in their home series finale against the York Revolution, 0-4, on Thursday night at BB&T Point.
Center fielder, Tyler Marincov, hit 3-for-4 through the night with a ground-rule double into left field in the bottom of the 7th inning. Designated hitter Viosergy Rosa hit a double in the bottom of the 4th inning, and catcher Brett Austin hit a single into left field in the 9th inning, in hopes to bring the Rockers on the board.
York got on the board in the 4th inning with first baseman Isaias Tejeda doubling into left field, outfielder Welington Dotel hitting a triple, and catcher James Skelton hitting a sacrifice-fly into center field giving the Revolution the lead by 3.
The Revolution continued their run with a solo-home run by Dotel in the top of the 9th inning.
After a 6-day road trip, the Rockers return home on June 14th against Long Island at 7pm. For tickets, visit www.highpointrockers.com or call (336) 888-1000.
About High Point Baseball, Inc
High Point Baseball aka the High Point Rockers will begin their inaugural season in the Atlantic League in 2019 with their home opener schedule for May 2, in a brand new approximately $36M downtown ballpark named BB&T Point. Expected to enhance the rich baseball history in North Carolina, High Point Baseball is part of the fastest growing family sport in America. High Point Baseball is committed to providing superior customer service and quality, affordable family entertainment experiences for the Triad of North Carolina. Look for exciting upcoming announcements, including the team mascot. In addition, season ticket deposits are currently being accepted, while corporate partnerships are currently being crafted.
About the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball (ALPB)
With eight teams in the Mid-Atlantic and Texas, the ALPB is a leader in baseball innovation and a player gateway to Major League Baseball. Through its exclusive partnership with MLB, the Atlantic League tests Major League Baseball rules and equipment initiatives. The Atlantic League has sent over 900 players to MLB organizations while drawing more than 40 million fans to its affordable, family-friendly ballparks throughout its 22-year history. For more information, please visit www.AtlanticLeague.com