Alexander lifts Suns to 4-3 win


HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Manny Alexander's two-out, two-run triple in the seventh inning lifted the Hagerstown Suns over the Harrisburg Senators, 4-3, in the Double-A Eastern League yesterday.

The victory gave the Suns (26-35) two wins in the three-game series against the Senators (31-31) and eight of 14 in the season series, including six on the road.

Alexander also had a single and double, giving him half of Hagerstown's hits.

Winner Jeff Williams (3-4) pitched six innings, giving up five hits, one run and four walks. He struck out three. Chris Johnson (4-4) was the loser.

Brad Pennington picked up his seventh save by striking out Chad McDonald with two out and runners on first and second.

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