April 3, 1987 Lehighton sends 12 men to the plate and scores seven runs in the sixth inning to rally for a 9-4 Centennial League win over Pleasant Valley. Chris Pekurney collects a two-run triple during the uprising while Tim Frey adds an RBI triple. The Indians, coached by Tom Schaeffer, also receive run-scoring hits in the big frame from Matt Schaeffer and Ron Steigerwalt. Schaeffer and Skimmer Andrews finish the game with three hits apiece while Steigerwalt earns the pitching win.
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