FREDERICK, Md. — Willy Yahn went 3-for-5 with a double and two RBIs and starter Cody Sedlock scattered a run on three hits with six strikeouts in seven innings as the Frederick Keys downed the Salem Red Sox 5-2 at NYMEO Field on Sunday afternoon to claim the decisive game of the three-game weekend series.

Salem got on the board in the top of the first when Pedro Castellanos singled home Jarren Duran. Frederick’s Trevor Craport tied the game in the third with an RBI double, and Yahn put the Keys up 3-1 with an RBI groundout in the bottom of the fourth and a run-scoring single in the bottom of the sixth. Frederick put the game out of reach in the seventh when two runs scored on a fielding error by Castellanos on a grounder from Austin Hays. Duran got Salem a run back in the top of the eighth on a sacrifice fly, but Keys’ reliever Luis Perez, despite allowing three walks, shut the door on any potential rally to preserve the win. Sedlock ran his record to 3-0 with the victory, while Sox starter Jhonathan Diaz, took the hard-luck loss, allowing only two runs on seven hits in five innings.

ON DECK: Salem returns home to Haley Toyota Field to begin an eight-game homestand Monday, starting with a four-game set with Wilmington . Game one is scheduled to feature Daniel Lynch (2-2, 3.95) for Wilmington against Daniel Gonzalez (1-4, 3.35) for the Red Sox. First pitch is set for 7:05 p.m.

Salem 
(16-25)
100000010  231
Frederick 
(20-21)
00110120X  5110
W:
 
Sedlock (3-0, 1.63) ;
 
L:
 
Diaz (2-4, 7.57)
HR:
 
None.
Salem Red Sox
PlayerPosABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOAVG*
Jarren DuranCF311100100.406
Marcus WilsonRF400000002.000
Pedro Castellanos1B401000101.284
Tanner Nishioka2B401000001.241
Jagger RusconiLF300000010.195
Victor AcostaDH400000001.287
Jonathan Ortega3B300000001.242
Isaias LucenaC210000010.214
Deiner LopezSS200000011.186
Totals2923100237.260
 

BATTING
2B: Duran (11, Sedlock).
TB: Castellanos; Duran 2; Nishioka.
RBI: Castellanos (32); Duran (16).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Wilson.
SF: Duran.
Team RISP: 1-for-3.
Team LOB: 4.

FIELDING
E: Castellanos (5, fielding).

Frederick Keys
PlayerPosABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOAVG
Austin HaysCF501000001.087
Willy YahnDH513100200.306
Jomar Reyes3B501000000.275
Trevor Craport1B502100100.213
Cole BillingsleyRF411000011.338
Jake RingLF210000021.223
Yeltsin Gudino2B400000000.212
Stuart LevyC200000022.173
Sean MillerSS423100001.200
Totals36511300356.258
 

BATTING
2B: Craport (4, Diaz, J); Miller (1, Diaz, J); Yahn (10, Diaz, J).
TB: Billingsley; Craport 3; Hays; Miller 4; Reyes; Yahn 4.
RBI: Craport (14); Yahn 2 (23).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Craport; Hays; Gudino; Levy 2; Yahn; Billingsley.
Team RISP: 3-for-17.
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING
SB: Billingsley (3, 2nd base off Diaz, J/Lucena).

Salem Red Sox
PlayerIPHRERBBSOHRERA*
Jhonathan Diaz (L, 2-4)5.07223307.57
Alex Demchak1.14312108.38
Andrew Politi1.20000203.15
Totals8.011535603.83
Frederick Keys
PlayerIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Cody Sedlock (W, 3-0)7.03110601.63
Luis Perez2.00113100.83
Totals9.03223704.12
WP: Demchak; Perez, L.
Pitches-strikes: Diaz, J 94-55; Demchak 43-22; Politi 18-12; Sedlock 87-59; Perez, L 33-13.
Groundouts-flyouts: Diaz, J 5-4; Demchak 0-0; Politi 2-0; Sedlock 7-4; Perez, L 3-1.
Batters faced: Diaz, J 25; Demchak 10; Politi 6; Sedlock 24; Perez, L 9.
Inherited runners-scored: Politi 3-2.
Umpires: HP: Steven Hodgins. 1B: Raul Moreno. 
Weather: 82 degrees, Sunny.
Wind: 6 mph, Out To LF.
First pitch: 1:02 PM.
T: 2:50.
Att: 4,675.
Venue: Nymeo Field.
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