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Hickory Crawdads third baseman Sherten Apostel successfully slides into third base against the Hagerstown Suns on June 26 at L.P. Frans Stadium.

HICKORY, N.C. (AP) -- Ryan Anderson doubled and singled, also stealing a base as the Hickory Crawdads beat the Columbia Fireflies 6-5 on Sunday.

Sherten Apostel homered and singled with two RBIs for Hickory.

Hickory grabbed a 2-1 lead in the second after Jonathan Ornelas hit a two-run double.

Trailing 6-4, the Fireflies cut into the deficit in the seventh inning when Wagner Lagrange hit an RBI double, scoring Chase Chambers.

Grant Wolfram (3-1) got the win in relief while Columbia starter Daison Acosta (0-1) took the loss in the South Atlantic League game.

Several Fireflies chipped in at the plate, as five players recorded at least two hits.

Hickory improved to 9-4 against Columbia this season.


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