Alonzo Harris leads York Revolution to win, continues his monster season

  • Alonzo Harris belted a three-run homer to lead York over Long Island, 4-3.
  • Harris is hitting .333 with 14 homers, 43 RBIs, 59 runs scored and 18 stolen bases.
  • York remained two games behind Lancaster in the Atlantic League Freedom Division second-half race.

Alonzo Harris continued his monster season for the York Revolution on Wednesday, Aug. 2.

Harris collected two hits, including his team-best 14th homer, and finished with three RBIs to lead the Revs to a 4-3 triumph over the Long Island Ducks in front of 3,767 fans at PeoplesBank Park in York.

Alonzo Harris homered and drove in two runs Thursday night in the York Revolution's 5-4 victory over Long Island.

Harris boosted his average to .333, which leads the team for players with at least 150 at-bats. The leadoff man also leads the team with 59 runs scored and 18 stolen bases. He's third on the team with 43 RBIs.

Isaias Tejeda added two hits and a run scored for the winners. He boasts a .321 batting average.

York (15-11) has now won three of four and remained two games back of first-place Lancaster (17-9) in the Atlantic League Freedom Division second-half race. Lancaster beat New Britain, 6-5, on Wednesday, Aug. 2.

Jared Gaynor (1-0) picked up his first win with York by pitching two-thirds of an inning in relief of starter Stephen Janas, who went 4 1/3 innings and allowed three earned runs. Luke Westphal, Chase Huchingson, Joe Van Meter and Brad Allen each added a scoreless inning in relief, with Allen picking up his 14th save. Allen also lowered his ERA to 2.16.

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York trailed in the game 3-1 entering the bottom of the fifth before Harris unloaded a three-run homer to give the Revs the lead for good.

The Revs now embark on a seven-game road trip, with four games at New Britain, followed by three games at Somerset. They return home next Thursday, Aug. 10, to start a four-game series vs. New Britain.