ROCHESTER, NY -- On the strength of a four-run, three-homer bottom of the fifth, the Rochester Red Wings (34-36) defeated the Gwinnett Braves (28-43) 6-3 in the finale of the four-game series at Frontier Field on Sunday. With the win, the Red Wings swept the four-game series from Gwinnett and won the season series, 7-1.
After a rain delay of 56 minutes prior to the first pitch, Rochester broke a scoreless tie in the bottom of the third as Doug Bernier led off the inning with a double to left off of Gwinnett starter Sean Gilmartin (L, 3-7). With one out, Antoan Richardson lined a double to left, scoring Bernier from second for a 1-0 lead.
In the bottom of the fourth, Deibinson Romero led off with a single to left and moved to third on back-to-back walks to Jeff Clement and Dan Rohlfing. Romero scored from third on a wild pitch by Gilmartin to raise the Rochester lead to 2-0.