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Madisonville Miners Drops Game To Owensboro RiverDawgs After Late Score


Bases: Robert Littlepage
Plate: Andy Thomasson
Attendance: 210

Friday's game against Owensboro RiverDawgs was a heartbreaker for Madisonville Miners, as they lost the lead late in a 9-5 defeat. The game was tied at five with Owensboro RiverDawgs batting in the top of the tenth when Tarron Lawson drew a walk, scoring one run.

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

Madisonville Miners opened up an early lead in the third inning when Charlie Szykowny singled on a 1-1 count, scoring two runs.

In the top of the ninth inning, Owensboro RiverDawgs tied things up at five. Owensboro RiverDawgs scored one run when Kyle Hogwood singled.

Drake Hamil led the Owensboro RiverDawgs to victory on the pitcher's mound. He lasted one and two-thirds innings, allowing zero hits and zero runs while striking out three. Garrett Whitticker and Holden Martin entered the game out of the bullpen and helped to close out the game in relief.

Jackson Jarvis took the loss for Madisonville Miners. He surrendered three runs on two hits over one-third of an inning, walking one.

Trevor Smith started the game for Madisonville Miners. He went six innings, allowing one run on two hits and striking out four Craig Nixon started the game for Owensboro RiverDawgs. He allowed seven hits and four runs over four and a third innings, striking out four.

Madisonville Miners socked one home run on the day. Alex Rodriguez had a long ball in the eighth inning.

Madisonville Miners scattered 11 hits in the game. Rodriguez and Szykowny all managed multiple hits for Madisonville Miners. Rodriguez led Madisonville Miners with three hits in five at bats.

Owensboro RiverDawgs tallied nine hits in the game. Hogwood and Jacob White all managed multiple hits for Owensboro RiverDawgs. Hogwood went 3-for-5 at the plate to lead Owensboro RiverDawgs in hits. Owensboro RiverDawgs didn't commit a single error in the field. Michael Wymann had ten chances in the field, the most on the team.

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