Sarasota JV @ Cardinal Mooney, 1-2
Both teams were strong on the hill on Thursday, but Cardinal Mooney was just a little bit stronger at the plate in a victory over Sarasota on Thursday. Tanner Crump started the game for Sarasota and recorded 12 outs.
Sarasota lost despite out-hitting Cardinal Mooney eight to four.
Sarasota opened up scoring in the first inning, when Tyler Maszak grounded out, scoring one run.
Nelson got the start for Cardinal Mooney. The fireballer lasted seven innings, allowing eight hits and one run while striking out five.
Crump started the game for Sarasota. Crump went four innings, allowing one run on two hits and striking out two. Bernard Barnes threw three and two-thirds innings out of the bullpen.
Rex Smith led Sarasota with three hits in three at bats.