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Hoptown Hoppers Grabs Lead In Sixth Inning To Defeat Madisonville Miners

31-May-2019

 

HP: Joe Blumenauer
Bases: Shea Walker
Attendance: 637

Hoptown Hoppers took the lead late in the game in a 6-2 victory over Madisonville Miners on Friday. The game was tied at two with Hoptown Hoppers batting in the bottom of the sixth when Hunter Evans doubled on a 3-2 count, scoring one run.

Madisonville Miners got things started in the first inning. Madisonville Miners scored one run when Najay King singled.
In the bottom of the second inning, Hoptown Hoppers tied things up at two when Micah Genter singled on a 2-2 count, scoring one run.

Hoptown Hoppers pulled away for good with four runs in the sixth inning. In the sixth Drew McGowan singled on a 0-1 count, scoring two runs and an error scored one run for Hoptown Hoppers.

Lane Diuguid got the win for Hoptown Hoppers. He surrendered zero runs on one hit over five innings, striking out six and walking zero. Hunter Crosby threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen.

Zack Toth took the loss for Madisonville Miners. He lasted one inning, allowing four hits and four runs while walking zero.
Cam Barlow started the game for Hoptown Hoppers. He went three innings, allowing two runs on four hits, striking out six and walking one Griffin Lape started the game for Madisonville Miners. He surrendered two runs on three hits over three innings, striking out three.

Hoptown Hoppers hit one home run on the day. Evans went yard in the second inning.

Hoptown Hoppers racked up nine hits on the day. Genter and Evans each managed multiple hits for Hoptown Hoppers. Evans and Genter each collected two hits to lead Hoptown Hoppers.

Jacob Council led Madisonville Miners with two hits in five at bats.

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