ALTAMONT – The top of Amsterdam’s lineup delivered on Monday in an 11-5 win for the Mohawks over Albany in a Perfect Game Collegiate Baseball League matchup at Dutchmen Field.
Leadoff batter Gage Miller finished 3 for 6 with a home run, three RBIs and three runs for the Mohawks (20-3). Brett Coker, in the number two spot, went 2 for 5 with a home run, four RBIs and two runs.
Number 3 batter Mark Black drew three walks and scored two runs, while cleanup hitter Zach Gardiner had two singles in six at-bats.
Amsterdam had a 2-1 lead after the first inning, then tacked on two runs in the third, but Albany closed to within 4-3 after four. The Mohawks separated themselves by scoring seven runs over the final three innings.
Alex Brill homered and had two RBIs for Albany, which committed six errors.
Amsterdam 202 000 124 – 11 10 3
Albany 100 200 002 – 5 6 6