Jammers Win 8-5Tuesday, August 01, 2017
In the Season Finale, Jammers defeat the Flames 8-5 with a late game surge to secure the win. The Jammers finished the regular season with 34-15 record and the Onondaga Flames finished with a 23-26 record. These two teams will face off again tomorrow in the 1st round of the West Division playoffs.
The Flames jumped out an early lead by scoring 2-run on 2 hits in the top of the 1st. They would add another run in the top of the 3rdto make it 3-0 Flames.
The Jammers would cut into that lead in the bottom of the 3rd by scoring 2 runs on 1 hit to make it 3-2 Flames after 3. In the top of the 5th Stephen Bennett (Canisius) led the inning off with a double and later scored as Trey Baur (Cornell) Tripled and scored on a fielder’s choice. Flames 5-2.
In the bottom of the 6th the Jammers added a run when Chris Estrada (UTSA) tripled and scored on a fielder’s choice. 5-3 Flames after 6.
The Jammers would tie the game in the bottom of the 7th when Connor Rule (Kansas State) ripped a double that scored 2 to tie the game up at 5-5. The Jammers would take the lead in the bottom of the 8th by scoring 3 runs on 1 hit with a combination of walks to take the 8-5 lead.
The Jammers would close it out in the top of the 9th with a final score of 8-5.