BINGHAMTON, N.Y. — Gio Brusa hit a run-scoring single in the eighth inning, leading the Richmond Flying Squirrels to a 4-3 win over the Binghamton Rumble Ponies on Sunday.

With the victory, the Flying Squirrels swept the three-game series. Richmond has won four straight overall.

The single by Brusa, part of a two-run inning, gave the Flying Squirrels a 3-2 lead before Jonah Arenado hit a sacrifice fly later in the inning. Arenado doubled, tripled and drove in two runs.

In the bottom of the eighth, Binghamton cut into the deficit on a wild pitch that scored Ali Sanchez.

Dillon McNamara (1-0) got the win in relief while Joseph Shaw (0-2) took the loss in the Eastern League game.

Richmond starter Garrett Williams threw five shutout innings. He allowed one hit, walked four and struck out six.

Flying Squirrels AB R H BI W K AVG

Heyward RF 4 0 0 0 0 2 .228

Miller 2B 3 2 1 1 1 0 .216

Houchins 1B 4 1 1 0 0 2 .270

Brusa LF 3 1 1 1 1 1 .260

Arenado 3B 3 0 2 2 0 0 .283

Austin C 3 0 0 0 1 2 .000

Vizcaino P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

Van Horn SS 4 0 0 0 0 2 .179

Williams P 2 0 0 0 0 2 .200

Johnson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

Maddox PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 .195

Moll P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

McNamara P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

Winn C 1 0 0 0 0 1 .113

Fargas CF 4 0 0 0 0 2 .226

Totals 31 4 5 4 4 14 .222

2B: Arenado (12). 3B: Arenado (2). HR: Miller (8). RBI: Arenado 2 (24); Brusa (19); Miller (30). SF: Arenado. LOB: 5. E: Brusa (5).

Rumble Ponies AB R H BI W K AVG

Gimenez SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 .226

Carpio 2B 2 0 1 1 2 1 .212

Shaw P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

Sanchez C 4 1 1 0 0 0 .289

Thompson 1B 4 1 2 0 0 1 .364

Barnes RF 3 0 0 1 1 2 .255

Toffey 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 .223

Krizan LF 2 0 2 0 2 0 .214

Brodey CF 4 1 1 0 0 2 .224

Peterson P 2 0 0 0 0 1 .111

Blackham P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000

Paez PH-2B 1 0 0 0 0 0 .213

Totals 30 3 7 2 5 9 .247

2B: Sanchez (9). 3B: Thompson (2). RBI: Barnes (35); Carpio (7). RBI: Carpio. SAC: Paez. LOB: 7. E: Brodey (1).

Richmond 000 101 020 — 4 5 1

Binghamton 000 001 110 — 3 7 1

Flying Squirrels IP H R ER W K ERA

Williams 5 1 0 0 4 6 4.05

Johnson 1 1 1 1 0 1 5.83

Moll 2/3 1 1 1 1 0 3.60

McNamara W, 1-0 2/3 3 1 1 0 1 5.40

Vizcaino S, 1 12/3 1 0 0 0 1 3.20

Rumble Ponies IP H R ER W K ERA

Peterson 6 2 2 2 2 8 4.41

Blackham 1 1 0 0 1 2 2.70

Shaw L, 0-2 2 2 2 2 1 4 4.63

WP: McNamara. IBB: Maddox (by Blackham). HBP: Gimenez (by Williams, G). T: 2:46. A: 3,210.

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