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Rupp's home run lifts IronPigs to 10-inning win

Published On: Aug 17 2013 10:59:58 PM EDT   Updated On: Aug 17 2013 11:01:12 PM EDT

Cameron Rupp's 11th inning home run gave the IronPigs a 4-3 win in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Saturday night.

Rupp's game-winning homer came off of outfielder Cory Patterson, who came in in relief after the RailRiders ran out of available relief pitchers.

Tyler Henson had three hits, including two doubles and an RBI, while Pete Orr added two hits and an RBI.


J.C. Ramirez (4-2, 5.08) picked up the win in relief on the mound.

The 'Pigs are now 3 1/2 games out in the division race and 1 1/2 out in the wildcard.

The IronPigs (66-62) will wrap up their weekend series in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Sunday at 1:05pm.