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IronBirds win 4th straight, blank Cyclones

IronBirds win 4th straight, blank Cyclones

The Aberdeen IronBirds were in the win column again Thursday night, notching a fourth consecutive New York-Penn League win.

The Birds' (32-23) blanked the homestanding Brooklyn Cyclones, 5-0, behind the solid pitching of starter Michael Baumann and reliever Nick Vespi.

Baumann (2-1) pitched the first five innings for the win. allowing two hits and a walk, while striking out seven.

Vespi, who was credited with his second save, was even more dominant over four innings. Vespi also gave up a pair of hits and a walk, while fanning eight.

The Aberdeen offense, meanwhile, did enough to support the quality pitching efforts. The 'Birds had eight hits and scored all five...

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