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Edwards Delivers Five Runs, But Muhlenberg County Stallions Can't Hold Up Against Hoptown Hoppers

09-Jul-2019

Bases: Josh Hunt
Plate: Micah Holeman
Attendance: 251


Jake Edwards drove in five runs, but it wasn't enough as Muhlenberg County Stallions fell to Hoptown Hoppers 18-12 on Tuesday. Edwards drove in runs on a home run in the third and a double in the sixth.

Muhlenberg County Stallions collected 11 hits and Hoptown Hoppers had nine in the high-scoring affair.

Muhlenberg County Stallions took an early lead in the third inning. Luke Price drove in one when he singled.

Hoptown Hoppers took the lead for good with seven runs in the sixth inning. In the sixth Cade Burkey singled on a 2-2 count, scoring one run, an error scored three runs for Hoptown Hoppers, and Charlie Fischer doubled on a 1-1 count, scoring three runs.

Muhlenberg County Stallions notched four runs in the eighth inning. Muhlenberg County Stallions scored its runs on a grand slam by Adrian Minjares.

Hoptown Hoppers scored nine runs in the eighth inning. Fischer, Brendan Nee, Burkey, Micah Genter, Cameron Hill, and Drew McGowan each had RBIs in the big inning.

Cam Barlow earned the win for Hoptown Hoppers. He lasted five and a third innings, allowing six hits and four runs while striking out eight. A number of pitchers entered the game as relief, with Tyler Walton, Genter, Michael Conn, and Hunter Arnold all securing outs and ultimately the victory.

Blake Shelton took the loss for Muhlenberg County Stallions. He allowed three hits and seven runs over one-third of an inning, striking out one.

Trey Boren started the game for Muhlenberg County Stallions. He went five innings, allowing two runs on two hits and striking out four.

Muhlenberg County Stallions hit two home runs on the day. Edwards went yard in the third inning. Minjares had a long ball in the eighth inning.

Muhlenberg County Stallions collected 11 hits on the day. Will Myers, Minjares, and Edwards all managed multiple hits for Muhlenberg County Stallions. Myers led Muhlenberg County Stallions with three hits in five at bats.

Hoptown Hoppers collected nine hits. McGowan, Fischer, and Ben Huber all collected multiple hits for Hoptown Hoppers.

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