BayBears and Generals Split Monday DoubleheaderAugust 20, 2012 - Southern League (SL) Mobile BayBears
In game one, the Generals took a 1-0 lead with a solo home run from Rich Poythress in the top of the first inning. The BayBears tied the game in the bottom of the first when Matt Mangini drove home Brent Clevlen with a RBI single. After each team traded runs in the third inning, Mark Zunino hit a solo homer in the fourth to give Jackson a 3-2 lead. The Generals scored their final run in the sixth inning when Chih-Hsien Chiang plated Johermyn Chavez with a RBI single.
The Generals scored first again in game two, taking a 1-0 lead with a solo home run from Joe Dunigan. Mobile responded in the bottom of the fifth inning, scoring four runs. Rossmel Perez led off the frame with a walk and advanced to second on a base hit from Dan Kaczrowski. Chris Owings reached on an error in the next at-bat to load the bases and Alfredo Marte tied the game with a RBI single. Matt Davidson followed with an RBI single and Clevlen extended the Mobile lead to 4-1 with a two-run single. Poythress put the Generals with in one run, hitting a two-run home run in the top of the sixth inning for his second homer of the night. RHP Kevin Munson earned the save by throwing a scoreless seventh.
The BayBears and Generals continue their five game series, Tuesday, August 21 at 7:05 PM. For more information on the BayBears, or for more information on any upcoming games and promotions, visit the official team web site at MobileBayBears.com or by "Liking" the Mobile BayBears on Facebook and following the team on Twitter @Mobile_BayBears.
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