Tom Sox Helmet

The Charlottesville Tom Sox cranked 16 hits as they overcame an early four-run deficit and defeated the Harrisonburg Turks, 11-8, on Tuesday night.

Charlottesville scored three runs in the third to pull within one, then tied the game in the fourth on Ramon Garza's RBI double that plated Dan Harwood. The Tom Sox took the lead for good in the sixth inning on Josh Simon's two-run home run, the added a run in both the seventh and eighth innings to take an 8-4 lead.

Harrisonburg scored three runs in the bottom of the eighth inning to pull within one, but Charlottesville answered with three runs of its own in the top of the ninth to quell the Turks' comeback attempt.

Simon went 4-for-5 with four RBI and two runs scored to lead the Tom Sox.

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