The Aberdeen IronBirds won their first series of the season Friday night, beating the Auburn Doubledays, 9-2, in the rubber game played at Leidos Field at Ripken Stadium.
Each won one of the previous games by shutout.
The IronBirds (3-5) will begin a new three-game series Saturday as the Connecticut Tigers come to town. First pitch is 7:05 p.m. The series continues Sunday at 5:35 p.m. and ends with Monday's game at 7:05 p.m.
In Friday's win, Auburn (5-3) struck first with a pair of runs in the first inning. Aberdeen rolled from there.
The IronBirds quickly tied the score 2-2 in the third. Ryan McKenna walked and moved to second on a balk. Alejandro Juvier then...