Despite Fewer Hits, Pulaski River Turtles Beats Greeneville Flyboys

Even though Greeneville Flyboys collected seven hits to Pulaski River Turtles‘s six, they still fell 6-4 on Sunday

Pulaski River Turtles fired up the offense in the first inning, when Jackson Beamon grounded out, scoring one run.

After Pulaski River Turtles scored two runs in the top of the second, Greeneville Flyboys answered with two of their own. Pulaski River Turtles scored when Tommy Woods doubled on a 0-2 count, scoring one run and Josh Rolling singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run. Greeneville Flyboys then answered when Darius Perry‘s sac fly scored one run for Greeneville Flyboys and Derek Tenney drew a walk, scoring one run.

Pulaski River Turtles took the lead for good with two runs in the fourth inning. In the fourth Mark Trotta doubled on a 0-1 count, scoring one run and Woods‘s sac fly scored one run for Pulaski River Turtles.

Carlos Lequerica was credited with the victory for Pulaski River Turtles. The pitcher allowed two hits and zero runs over two and a third innings, striking out three and walking zero. Joan Jesus Gonzalez threw one and two-thirds innings in relief out of the bullpen. Gonzalez recorded the last five outs to earn the save for Pulaski River Turtles.

Dawson Gause took the loss for Greeneville Flyboys. The pitcher allowed two hits and two runs over one inning, striking out one and walking one.

Will Saxton started the game for Greeneville Flyboys. The lefthander went three innings, allowing three runs on four hits, striking out three and walking zero Paco Hernandez started the game for Pulaski River Turtles. The righty allowed five hits and four runs over three innings, striking out one

Greeneville Flyboys scattered seven hits in the game. Homer Bush, Jr. and Tayler Aguilar each racked up multiple hits for Greeneville FlyboysAguilar and Bush, Jr. each managed two hits to lead Greeneville Flyboys.

Garrett Rice went 2-for-4 at the plate to lead Pulaski River Turtles in hits. Pulaski River Turtles didn’t commit a single error in the field. Irvin Escobar had eight chances in the field, the most on the team.

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