Elizabethton finishes sweep of Martinsville

from staff reports

   Martinsville, Va. -- The Elizabethton Twins finished swiping a three-game slate against the Martinsville Astros with a big 12-3 victory on the road Wednesday night.
   Kyle Phillips once again had a big game for the 'Betsy bombers, going three of four with two RBIs. Denard Span added a four of six effort for Elizabethton, with a double and two RBIs.
   Kevin Vital hit a home run for Martinsville in the eighth inning, while Kevin Culpepper took the victory on the mound for the Twins.
   Elizabethton returns home for a 7 p.m. stand tonight against the Johnson City Cardinals. The Redbirds lost to Princeton 10-5 Wednesday night and will be looking snap back from defeat, versus the West Division-leading Twins.