Just when the bats produce, the pitching issues 9 runs, costing the Cyclones another game.
Brooklyn got things rolling along in the Top of the 1st off starter Darwinzon Hernandez. Desmond Lindsay & Colby Woodmansee drew back-to-back walks with two outs. Ali Sanchez reached on an error, loading the bases. Blake Tiberi hit an infield single, scoring Lindsay & Woodmansee and moving Sanchez to 3rd. Brandon Brosher was hit by pitch, loading the bases. Darryl Knight popped the ball up & 1B Tucker Tubbs caught it in foul territory to end the inning.
Gabriel Llanes got the start for Brooklyn and struggled in the Bottom of the 1st. Matt McLean led off with an infield hit and a walk to Victor Acosta made it 1st & 2nd. Tyler Hill doubled to left, scoring McLean & Acosta to tie the game at 2-2. A fly out by Ryan Scott moved Hill to 3rd. Bobby Dalbec reached on a throwing error by 2B Michael Paez, scoring Hill. Tyler Spoon grounded out, moving Dalbec to 2nd. Yoan Aybar grounded out, ending the inning with Lowell up 3-2.
Llanes issued two homers in the Bottom of the 2nd. Tubbs led off the inning with a homer to left center field. After a ground out to Tovar, McLean reached on an error and Acosta grounded out. Llanes gave up a homer to Hill, making it 6-2 before getting Scott to fly out.
After getting two outs in the Top of the 3rd, Hernandez issued a walk to Tiberi and a hit to Brosher. Knight doubled to left, scoring Tiberi & Brosher to make it 6-4. A single by Hengelbert Rojas scored Knight to make it a 1-run game. Paez drew a walk, knocking Hernandez out of the game for Pat Goetze. Gene Cone grounded out to end the inning.
With one away in the Bottom of the 3rd, Spoon reached on an error by Tiberi. Aybar flew out, but Tubbs hit his 2nd homer of the game, making it 8-5. Llanes got Tovar to ground out, ending the inning.
Llanes continued to raise his ERA in the Bottom of the 4th. Hill hit a 2-out double to left and a single by Scott scored Hill. Dalbec grounded out to end the inning.
Llanes was pulled after the inning for Gabriel Feliz, who threw two shutout innings. Adam Atkins threw a shutout 7th and Taylor Henry kept Lowell off the board in the 8th.
Woodmansee led off the Top of the 9th with a double off reliever Dioscar Romero. A Sanchez groundout moved Woodmansee to 3rd and a groundout by Tiberi scored Woodmansee. Romero struck out Brosher to end the game, giving Brooklyn their 3rd straight loss.