Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 4/9/13
Sand Gnats 5, Green Jackets 6 The Sand Gnats jumped out to an early lead over the Augusta Green Jackets in last night’s contest. They started off the game with three straight hits and jumped out to a two run lead in the first inning.Chad Zurcher led off the game withe a double, and was quickly driven in on a line drive base hit to left field by Brandon Nimmo. Nimmo advanced to second base on an errant pick-off attempt, and then Jayce Boyd drove him in on a base hit to center field. The Gnats added another run in the third inning and were able to hold that lead until the seventh inning. Gnats starter Logan Taylor had a very strong outing, pitching five innings, giving up no runs on four hits. He struck out five batters and walked none. Matthew Koch came in to relief and picked up right where Taylor left off in the fifth inning. However, the seventh inning was another story. Augusta scored all six of their runs in the seventh, but only one run was credited as an earned run. The weird ...
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