Railroaders beat Miners

July 2, 2014

Fulton Railroaders 8, Madisonville Miners 0.  (From Fulton)  The Railroaders finally broke a 4 game losing streak shutting out the Miners 8-0 in Fulton.  The Railroaders totaled 11 hits and had one error with the Miners getting 3 hits and committed 3 errors on the evening.

     Fulton’s runs came in the 3rd and 5th innings scoring 4 in each. Daniel Goff was 2 of 4 at the plate including a 3 RBI homerun.  Another solo homer by Greg Fettes added to the victory.  Both Riley Benner (2 of 4 and RBI) and Zach Bailey (1 of 4) had doubles with each scoring one run.

     Madisonville’s 3 hits were singles by Michael Colorado, Matthew Barger and Josh Westzel.

     Starting pitcher CJ Lee earned his 3rd win on the season going for 6 full innings.  He allowed 2 hits with no walks and struck out 7 batters.  Keaton Baker, Will Hazen and Tyler Nichols finished off the game throwing for one inning each.  The loss goes to Abraham Almonte who lasted just 3 innings allowing 8 hits, 4 runs (3 earned), one walk and had 2 strikeouts. 

     The Railroaders improve to 10-13 on the season, the Miners now stand at 5-20.  Box Scores Click Here.