Mistake prone Bullldogs lose to Bacon again

In their current four game Region 2 losing streak the Toombs County Bulldogs have yielded twice as many unearned runs as earned runs- 22 to 11. Six Toombs County errors and nine unearned runs doomed the Dawgs to a 10-4 home loss to Bacon County, dropping their region record to 2-4 and 6-10 overall.

In other Friday action- Jeff Davis spanked Metter 12-1, Vidalia run-ruled Swainsboro 13-3 and Benedictine routed Bryan County 15-2.

Bacon County, Benedictine and Jeff Davis are all 6-0, Toombs County, Metter and Vidalia are 2-4 and Bryan County and Swainsboro are 0-6.

Bacon County opened the game scoring five unearned runs in the first three innings. The Bulldogs battled back scoring one in the first on a run scoring single by Cole Graham. Two more in the third on a sacrifice fly by Graham and a Bacon County wild pitch and one in the fourth on a Dalton McBride RBI single.

Down 5-4 Toombs County left a runner at third base in the fifth and one at second in the sixth. In the top of the seventh Bacon scored five runs on a run scoring single by Peyton Nobles and a grand slam by Dawson Dyal.

D.R. Meadows did not allow an earned run in his 5 1/3 innings on the mound
D.R. Meadows singles to open up the bottom of the first inning
Brock Harrison congratulates Cole Graham after his first inning RBI single
D.R. Meadows reaches on an infield hit in the the third inning
Lane Adams singles in the third inning
Dalton McBride scores a third inning run
Cole Graham drives in his second run with a sacrifice fly
Lane Adams scores on a wild pitch in the third inning
Umpire Brag Thompson calls a Raider out with Kyle Knight getting the put out
Brandon Helton hauls in a deep ball in the fourth inning
Brandon Helton lays down a sacrifice bunt in the fourth inning
Dalton McBride takes an extra base after singling in a run in the fourth inning
George Lucke singled and moved to third base in the fifth ining
Toombs County valedictorian Oren Morgan (right) takes in a Bulldog baseball game
Bryce Harrison (3rd from left), the salutatorian, was in the dugout
Second baseman Noah Anderson throws to first after getting an out at second
D.R. Meadows catches the third out of the sixth inning
Bulldog head coach Brian Fitzgerald and former Toombs County football and girls basketball coach Brag Thompson discuss a baseball subject

 

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Bacon County 2 1 2 0 0 0 5 10 11 2
Toombs County 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 4 7 6
Bacon County
Lineup AB R H RBI BB K
Dawson Dyal 5 2 3 4 0 0
Wes Livingston 1 0 0 0 3 0
Klein Nipper 4 0 0 0 1 0
Xavier Hayes 0 1 0 0 0 0
Tyler Altman 5 1 0 0 0 1
Lane Foster 5 2 4 2 0 1
Adam Newberry 4 1 0 0 0 2
Peyton Nobles 4 2 1 1 0 0
Dalton Anderson 4 0 3 3 0 0
Cooper Brown 2 1 0 0 1 1
Caleb Houston 1 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 35 10 11 10 5 5
Batting

2B: Dalton Anderson, Lane Foster 2
HR: Dawson Dyal
Grand slam: Dawson Dyal
TB: Dawson Dyal 6, Dalton Anderson 4, Peyton Nobles, Lane Foster 6
RBI: Dawson Dyal 4, Dalton Anderson 3, Peyton Nobles, Lane Foster 2
SAC: Wes Livingston
ROE: Adam Newberry 2, Klein Nipper, Tyler Altman, Peyton Nobles, Caleb Houston
FC: Klein Nipper 2, Wes Livingston
GIDP: Cooper Brown
PIK: Wes Livingston

Totals

Team QAB: 17 (41.46%)
Dawson Dyal 2, Cooper Brown, Dalton Anderson, Adam Newberry, Klein Nipper 2, Peyton Nobles 3, Wes Livingston 4, Lane Foster 3

Team LOB: 9

Fielding

E: Chase Kirkland, Klein Nipper

Toombs County
Lineup AB R H RBI BB K
DR Meadows 4 1 2 0 0 1
Dalton McBride 3 1 1 1 0 1
Lane Adams 4 1 1 0 0 0
George Lucke 3 0 1 0 1 0
Cole Graham 2 0 1 2 1 0
Dalton Lynn 0 0 0 0 0 0
Brock Harrison 3 0 0 0 1 1
Bryce Deloach 3 1 0 0 1 1
Noah Anderson 3 0 1 0 0 2
Bryce Harrison 1 0 0 0 0 1
Brandon Helton 1 0 0 0 1 0
Kyle Knight
Totals 27 4 7 3 5 7
Batting

TB: George Lucke, Cole Graham, Noah Anderson, Dalton McBride, Lane Adams, DR Meadows 2
RBI: Cole Graham 2, Dalton McBride
SAC: Dalton McBride, Brandon Helton
SF: Cole Graham
ROE: George Lucke, Bryce Deloach
FC: Dalton McBride
SB: George Lucke, Brandon Helton

Totals

Team LOB: 10

Fielding

E:
DP: Noah Anderson

Bacon County
Pitching IP #P S% H R ER K BB HR
Klein Nipper 6.2 112 .598 7 4 1 6 4 0
Alex Turner 0.1 9 .333 0 0 0 1 1 0
Totals 7.0 121 .579 7 4 1 7 5 0
Pitching

W: Klein Nipper
WP: Klein Nipper 3
Pitches-Strikes: Alex Turner 9-3, Klein Nipper 112-67
Groundouts-Flyouts: Alex Turner 0-0, Klein Nipper 8-5
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: Alex Turner 1-2, Klein Nipper 18-33

Toombs County
Pitching IP #P S% H R ER K BB HR
DR Meadows 5.1 111 .649 8 5 0 4 3 0
Lane Adams 1.0 27 .593 3 5 1 0 1 1
Brandon Helton 0.2 14 .500 0 0 0 1 1 0
Totals 7.0 152 .625 11 10 1 5 5 1
Pitching

L: DR Meadows
WP: Brandon Helton
Pitches-Strikes: Brandon Helton 14-7, Lane Adams 27-16, DR Meadows 111-72
Groundouts-Flyouts: Brandon Helton 1-0, Lane Adams 0-2, DR Meadows 2-6
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: Brandon Helton 1-3, Lane Adams 6-9, DR Meadows 20-29