Early Lead For Dubois County Bombers Seals Fate For Fulton Railroaders
Game 2 of the Doubleheader
Fulton Railroaders fell behind early and couldn't come back in a 13-7 loss to Dubois County Bombers on Sunday. Dubois County Bombers scored on
a single by Benji Brokemond in the first inning, a single by Matt Ellis in the first inning, a single by Austin Duffy in the first inning, a single
by Ellis in the second inning, and a double by Chase Hug in the second inning.
Despite the loss, Fulton Railroaders did collect nine hits in the high-scoring affair. Unfortunately, Dubois County Bombers had 12 hits on the way
Dubois County Bombers fired up the offense in the first inning, when Brokemond singled on a 3-2 count, scoring one run.
Fulton Railroaders tallied three runs in the fourth inning. Fulton Railroaders scored its runs on a home run by Luke McKenzie.
Dubois County Bombers scored six runs in the fifth inning. Ellis, Tyler Van Pelt, and Britton Graham each drove in runs during the inning.
Brennan LaBarbera earned the win for Dubois County Bombers. He lasted three and two-thirds innings, allowing two hits and four runs while striking
out four. Samuel Steimel and Chase Rudy entered the game out of the bullpen and helped to close out the game in relief.
Will Pratt took the loss for Fulton Railroaders. He went two innings, allowing seven runs on seven hits and striking out one.
Fulton Railroaders launched one home run on the day. McKenzie had a four bagger in the fourth inning.
Fulton Railroaders totaled nine hits. McKenzie and Ty Wooton each had multiple hits for Fulton Railroaders. Wooton and McKenzie each managed two hits
to lead Fulton Railroaders.
Dubois County Bombers racked up 12 hits on the day. Ellis and Graham all managed multiple hits for Dubois County Bombers. Ellis went 4-for-5 at the
plate to lead Dubois County Bombers in hits. Dubois County Bombers was sure-handed and didn't commit a single error. Ellis made the most plays
for the Box Score.