Bombers Complete Series Sweep of Marshals
The Brazos Valley Bombers completed a two-game sweep of the Texas Marshals in Bryan on Friday night with a 6-4 win. The Bombers got a quality start from Garrett Harris who tossed six innings and allowed just three runs on four hits with one walk and nine strikeouts to pick up the win.
The Bombers jumped on Marshals starting pitcher Collin Sherrod early as they scored four runs in the bottom of the first inning. The Bombers made it a 5-0 game with a run in the bottom of the second.
The Marshals got on the board in the top of the third as Mason Mantle scored on an error by Harris. Dillion Coates came around to score later in the inning when Chase Daughdrill grounded into a double play to make it a 5-2 ballgame.
The Bombers got their final run of the game in the bottom of the fourth. The Marshals bullpen held the Bombers scoreless for he final four innings. Nick Palacios, Ryan Hill, Alex Bisaaca, Joseph Herbert, and Brandon Texiera all pitched in relief without allowing any runs.
Jace Reese tripled and scored on an error in the sixth and Carson Shaddy scored on an RBI groundout by Carlos Contreras in the eighth to make it a 6-4 score.
Icezack Flemming picked up the save for the Bombers by tossing a scoreless frame in the top of the ninth.
With the win, the Bombers improve to 10-3. The Marshals fall to 3-11 with the loss. The Marshals are halfway done with their four-game road trip as they head to Lafayette, Louisiana to take on the Acadiana Cane Cutters on Saturday and Sunday nights.
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