SSA: Friday & Saturday Cyclones Slip Out of First

Friday: @ Staten Island Yankees 9, Brooklyn Cyclones 3 
Saturday: Aberdeen Ironbirds (BAL) 7, @ Brooklyn Cyclones 0 

 

Cecchini Cyclones HeadThe Ironbirds defeated the Cyclones Saturday to slip into first by one half game with four to play in the NYP season.

Saturday, Akeel Morris (5 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 7 K, 1 HR) was solid, but the bullpen (4 IP, 11 H, 6 R, 6 ER, 1 BB, 1 K) was not.

SS Gavin Cecchini  (pictured) was 1-for-4 on Friday and Saturday to finish August at .324/.378/.370 in 28 games.

Friday, Robert Gsellman (3-3, 2.06) picked a bad time for his worst start of the year: 2.2 IP, 7 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 2 BB, 5 K.