NORFOLK (WAVY) — The Tides avoided a three-game sweep by defeating the Durham Bulls in 4-3 after 12 innings on Sunday afternoon.
The Bulls took the lead in the top of the 12th on a solo home run by Patrick Leonard.
The Tides responded in the bottom of the 12th. With runners on, Mike Yastrzemski belted a double to the gap in right center.
Johnny Giovatella scored all the way from first base and beat out a play at the plate to score the game-winning run.
The Tides spend next week on a seven game road trip.