Saints Ninth-Inning Rally Downs Loggers

Saints Ninth-Inning Rally Downs Loggers

Story courtesy of Gail Wood, SMU Sports Information

With two outs and the bases loaded in the bottom of the ninth, Saint Martin's scored twice on an infield error, giving the Saints a 9-8 comeback win against the Puget Sound Loggers on Tuesday.

Trailing 8-7, Saint Martin's Travis Shaw collided with the first baseman as he tried to beat out an infield grounder, knocking the ball loose and allowing two runs to score to give SMU the win.

Trailing 6-4, the Loggers scored four runs in the eighth inning on no hits, an error and four walks. Kyle Rodriguiez, Jake Boley, Connor Savage and Casey Coberly all scored for the Loggers.

UPS led 1-0 after the second inning on Rodriguez' double to left field that scored Bobby Hosmer.

In the sixth inning, the Loggers led off the inning with two walks and Johnny Hosmer and Boley both singled to drive in a run to highlight a three-run rally that cut SMU's lead to 6-4.

Rodriguez went 2-for-4 to lead the Loggers, who had six hits and 10 walks.