LEHIGH VALLEY- It only took a little less than seven hours but the Columbus Clippers finally seized a 1-0 victory in 13 innings over the Lehigh Valley IronPigs Saturday.
With the contest scoreless going into the 13th inning, Columbus right fielder Matt Carson blasted a solo home run to straight away center to give the Clippers a 1-0 win against the Lehigh Valley Iron Pigs Saturday.
Lehigh Valley reliever Justin Friend was cruising through his inning plus of relief before making a mistake to Carson on a 1-1 pitch left fell right into the outfielders wheelhouse.
After an hour and a half hour rain delay, action resumed in the top of the second but the game was locked in a pitchers dual as neither team could score until the 13th inning.
Right-hander Carlos Carrasco started the game and pitched one inning of shutout baseball before the game was halted because of the weather. Righty Boof Bonser replaced Carrasco after the delay and tossed 3.1 innings with three hits and no runs on one str...