IronPigs win, don't make up ground in playoff race

Posted: 10:22 PM EDT Aug 27, 2013   Updated: 10:40 PM EDT Aug 27, 2013

The IronPigs beat Buffalo 5-3 Tuesday night but didn't make up any ground in the playoff race thanks to wins by Norfolk and Rochester ahead of them.

Derrick Mitchell hit a home run for the IronPigs in the come from behind win to help the IronPigs stay two and a half games behind Norfolk who earned a 12-inning win to keep the lead in the wild card race.

The IronPigs head to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Wednesday before coming back home on Friday.