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Late Score Costs Dubois County Bombers Against Franklin Duelers

12-Jul-2019

 

Plate: Roger Fulks
Bases: Jim Tucker
Attendance: 765

 


Dubois County Bombers lost the lead late in a 10-7 defeat to Franklin Duelers on Friday. The game was tied at six with Franklin Duelers batting in the top of the ninth when John Benevolent singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring two runs.

Despite the loss, Dubois County Bombers did collect 13 hits in the high-scoring affair. Unfortunately, Franklin Duelers had 13 hits on the way to victory. 

 
After Franklin Duelers scored one run in the top of the seventh, Dubois County Bombers answered with one of their own. Franklin Duelers scored when Trejen Birdwell singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run. Dubois County Bombers then answered when Easton Stewart singled on a 3-2 count, scoring one run.

Dubois County Bombers notched three runs in the fourth inning.

Mickey Foytik was the winning pitcher for Franklin Duelers. He surrendered zero runs on zero hits over one inning, striking out two and walking zero. David Hall, Branon Pope, and Trevor Beards all put in work in relief out of the bullpen, steering their team towards the victory.

Brennan LaBarbera took the loss for Dubois County Bombers. He allowed three hits and four runs over one inning, striking out two.

Alec Cruz started the game for Franklin Duelers. He went four and two-thirds innings, allowing five runs on seven hits and striking out one Cal Krueger started the game for Dubois County Bombers. He lasted three innings, allowing two hits and zero runs while striking out two and walking one.

Dubois County Bombers tallied 13 hits on the day. Matt Ellis, Benji Brokemond, Chase Hug, and Bryson McNay all managed multiple hits for Dubois County Bombers. Ellis went 4-for-5 at the plate to lead Dubois County Bombers in hits.

Franklin Duelers racked up 13 hits in the game. Travis Faix, Benevolent, Birdwell, Tim Blankenberger, and Jack Banks each had multiple hits for Franklin Duelers.

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