Bristol State Liners lost the lead late in a 12-7 defeat to Pulaski River Turtles on Friday. Pulaski River Turtles was down 6-5 in the top of the sixth inning when Mark Trotta homered on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring four runs.
Pulaski River Turtles took the lead for good with four runs in the sixth inning.
Crayton Burnett took the win for Pulaski River Turtles. The fireballer surrendered three runs on four hits over one and two-thirds innings, striking out two and walking one. Blake Burzell and Patrick Sherron entered the game out of the bullpen and helped to close out the game in relief.
Hunter Gudde started the game for Bristol State Liners. The righty went three innings, allowing five runs on five hits and striking out six Nick Gorby started the game for Pulaski River Turtles. The pitcher allowed five hits and three runs over four innings, striking out one and walking zero
Bristol State Liners totaled nine hits in the game. Lucas, Tomlinson, Taylor Jackson, and Daniel Stephens all managed multiple hits for Bristol State Liners. Lucas led Bristol State Liners with three hits in four at bats.
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