By finishing a two-game sweep of San Jose's top affiliate, the
Hershey and Manchester are four points behind the Whale and Admirals, who hold the East's final two playoff berths.
The box score is here:
More on the game, including an excellent start by Tides pitcher
Richmond’s losing streak reached five as the Flying Squirrels lost 3-0 to the Trenton Thunder (6-3) in New Jersey.