HARRISONBURG, Va. (CBS19 SPORTS) -- The Tom Sox used 16 hits to rally from an early four-run hole to pick up a road win at Harrisonburg on Tuesday night.
The Sox put double-digit runs on the board for the sixth time this summer with Tuesday's 11-8 win. Josh Simon led the way with a 4-for-5 night and four RBI, including a go-ahead two-run home run in the sixth inning, while Trey McDyre and Ramon Garza each had three-hit nights at the plate for the Sox.
Kirby McMullen (2-0) picked up the win after giving up three runs on four hits in three innings of relief of Tom Sox starter Maddison Furman. After giving up four runs in the first inning, Furman bounced back with three shutout innings. That was followed by three scoreless innings from McMullen, before the Turks got to him for three in the eighth.
With the win, the Sox (15-9) moved back to within a game of first-place Waynesboro (16-8)in the South Division standings. The Generals' visit to Covington was postponed Tuesday night.
Tuesday's loss dropped Harrisonburg (12-13) into last place in the division.