Fischer's Walk-Off Seals The Deal In Hoptown Hoppers Victory Over Franklin Duelers
Umpires: Monolo Alejando and Jairo Martinez
Hoptown Hoppers took Friday's game in dramatic fashion, with a 3-2 walk-off victory over Franklin Duelers. The game was tied at two with Hoptown Hoppers
batting in the bottom of the ninth when Charlie Fischer hit a solo homer.
The pitching was strong on both sides. Hoptown Hoppers pitchers struck out ten, while Franklin Duelers pitchers sat down eight.
Hoptown Hoppers knotted the game up at two in the bottom of the eighth inning. An error scored one run for Hoptown Hoppers.
Chandler Kendall took the win for Hoptown Hoppers. He lasted one inning, allowing zero hits and zero runs while striking out one and walking zero.
Tyler Walton threw four innings in relief out of the bullpen.
Mickey Foytik took the loss for Franklin Duelers. He lasted one inning, allowing three hits and three runs while striking out one and walking zero.
Brant Alazaus started the game for Franklin Duelers. He went seven innings, allowing zero runs on five hits, striking out seven and walking zero Clay
Simpson started the game for Hoptown Hoppers. He allowed one hit and one run over four innings, striking out five.
Hoptown Hoppers launched one home run on the day. Fischer had a long ball in the ninth inning.
Hoptown Hoppers saw the ball well today, racking up eight hits in the game. Drew McGowan, Fischer, and Cade Burkey all had multiple hits for Hoptown
Hoppers. Burkey, Fischer, and McGowan each collected two hits to lead Hoptown Hoppers. Hoptown Hoppers didn't commit a single error in the field.
Brendan Nee had ten chances in the field, the most on the team.
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