The Aberdeen IronBirds closed out their important six-game road trip with a 2-0 loss, Tuesday night in Lowell, Mass.
The 'Birds (39-30) close the trip 4-2 and now face the biggest six games of the season to close out the New York Penn League schedule.
Aberdeen is deadlocked with Brooklyn (39-30), both a game back of Hudson Valley (40-29) for the McNamara Division title.
Aberdeen will host Brooklyn tonight in the first of three final home games at Leidos Field at Ripken Stadium. Game time is 7:05 p.m. The 'Birds are 4-4 against the Cyclones this year. This is a battle for the league’s lone wild card spot.
In Tuesday’s loss, the IronBirds were shut down again on just three hits. Joey Ortiz, Kyle Stowers and Andrew Fregia each hit singles.