Late Score Costs Paducah Chiefs Against Owensboro RiverDawgs
Game 1 of the Doubleheader
Umpires: Wooten and Lewis
Tuesday's game against Owensboro RiverDawgs was a heartbreaker for Paducah Chiefs, as they lost the lead late in a 7-4 defeat. The game was tied at four
with Owensboro RiverDawgs batting in the top of the seventh when Bailey Falkenstein singled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run.
In the first inning, Owensboro RiverDawgs got their offense started when Falkenstein drew a walk, scoring one run.
Paducah Chiefs knotted the game up at four in the bottom of the fifth inning, when John Michael Russ singled on a 3-2 count, scoring one run.
Bo Robison was the winning pitcher for Owensboro RiverDawgs. He lasted one and two-thirds innings, allowing one hit and zero runs while striking out one
and walking zero. Drake Hamil threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen. Hamil recorded the last three outs to earn the save for Owensboro RiverDawgs.
Jacob Ehling took the loss for Paducah Chiefs. He went two and a third innings, allowing three runs on four hits, striking out three and walking one.
Gabe East started the game for Paducah Chiefs. He allowed seven hits and four runs over four innings, striking out four Blaine Gillim started the game
for Owensboro RiverDawgs. He lasted four and a third innings, allowing eight hits and four runs while striking out three.
Paducah Chiefs racked up nine hits on the day. Nick Rucker and Alan Roden all collected multiple hits for Paducah Chiefs. Roden and Rucker each managed
two hits to lead Paducah Chiefs.
Owensboro RiverDawgs collected 11 hits. Josh Bennett, Kyle Hogwood, and Falkenstein all managed multiple hits for Owensboro RiverDawgs. Falkenstein led
Owensboro RiverDawgs with two stolen bases, as they ran wild on the base paths with five stolen bases.
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