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Late Score Costs Madisonville Miners Against Owensboro RiverDawgs

05-Jun-2019

Bases: Kirk Dragoo
Plate: Robert Littlepage

Wednesday's game against Owensboro RiverDawgs was a heartbreaker for Madisonville Miners, as they lost the lead late in a 10-9 defeat. The game was tied at eight with Owensboro RiverDawgs batting in the top of the eighth when Michael Wymann doubled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring two runs.

Madisonville Miners lost despite out-hitting Owensboro RiverDawgs 12 to 11.

Owensboro RiverDawgs got things moving in the second inning, when Ryan Pierce induced Tanner Singleton to hit into a fielder's choice, but one run scored.

Madisonville Miners evened things up at eight in the bottom of the seventh inning. Colton Olasin grounded out, scoring one run.
Owensboro RiverDawgs scored four runs in the fourth inning. The big inning for Owensboro RiverDawgs came thanks to singles by Kyle Hogwood and Josh Bennett and a sacrifice fly by Kirk Liebert.

Bo Robison led the Owensboro RiverDawgs to victory on the hill. He went two and two-thirds innings, allowing two runs on four hits, striking out two and walking one. Caleb Dubois and Drake Hamil entered the game out of the bullpen and helped to close out the game in relief. Hamil recorded the last three outs to earn the save for Owensboro RiverDawgs.

Eddie Rives took the loss for Madisonville Miners. He allowed five hits and four runs over three and a third innings, striking out four and walking zero.

Craig Nixon started the game for Owensboro RiverDawgs. He went two innings, allowing five runs on three hits and striking out three Pierce started the game for Madisonville Miners. He allowed two hits and two runs over three innings, striking out two
Madisonville Miners racked up 12 hits on the day. Olasin and Cam Diaz each managed multiple hits for Madisonville Miners.

Diaz and Olasin each collected two hits to lead Madisonville Miners.

Owensboro RiverDawgs racked up 11 hits. Wymann, Bennett, and Hogwood each racked up multiple hits for Owensboro RiverDawgs. Wymann went 3-for-5 at the plate to lead Owensboro RiverDawgs in hits.

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