IronBirds beat visiting Jamestown in rain-shortened game

The IronBirds came through with their fourth straight victory Thursday night, beating the visiting Jamestown Jammers, 6-2.

The contest was called complete after the bottom of the eighth inning when heavy rains started at Ripken Stadium.

Will Howard led the IronBirds' offense, going 2-for-3 with two RBIs. Anthony Vega scored two runs in the victory, while teammates Lucas Herbst and Christian Walker each posted one run and one RBI.

Aberdeen starter Juan Guzman (2-0) picked up his second win of the season, surrendering two earned runs on three hits, striking out 11 and allowing one walk over six innings.

Bennett Parry got the save for Aberdeen, tossing two innings in which he allowed one hit, struck out two and walked two.

With the win, Aberdeen improved to 15-23 on the season.

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