Late Score Costs Franklin Duelers Against Madisonville Miners
Game 1 of the Doubleheader
Thursday's game against Madisonville Miners was a heartbreaker for Franklin Duelers, as they lost the lead late in a 6-5 defeat. Madisonville Miners was
down 5-4 in the top of the sixth inning when Colton Olasin singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring two runs.
In the second inning, Madisonville Miners got their offense started. Mason Libla hit a solo homer.
In the bottom of the second inning, Franklin Duelers tied things up at two. Ethan Shelton doubled on a 0-1 count, scoring two runs.
Zack Toth took the win for Madisonville Miners. He went three and two-thirds innings, allowing zero runs on one hit.
Alec Cruz took the loss for Franklin Duelers. He surrendered six runs on eight hits over five and a third innings, striking out six.
Ryan Pierce started the game for Madisonville Miners. He lasted three and a third innings, allowing four hits and five runs while striking out three.
Travis Faix led Franklin Duelers with two hits in four at bats.
Madisonville Miners racked up eight hits on the day. Olasin and Chris Ammirati each managed multiple hits for Madisonville Miners. Olasin went 3-for-4
at the plate to lead Madisonville Miners in hits.
for the Box Score.