3-run 1st inning dooms the Bulldogs

Some games are decided early and some late. The second game of a three game series between the Toombs County Bulldogs and the Bryan County Redskins was decided in the first inning at Jacky Jones Field. Bryan County scored three unearned runs and held on to a 3-2 victory.

The top of the first inning began with two Bulldog errors and a hit batsman. The Redskins scored two runs on singles by Aaron Bailey and Thed Stewart. The other run was scored on a 6-4-3 Bulldog double play- Kodi Cortez to Alex Gordy to Gray Stephens. 

Gray Stephens singles

Toombs County came back in the bottom of the first inning and scored twice. Chandler Lynn walked, Cortez singled and Stephens drove both of them in with a single to right field.

The Dawgs had other scoring opportunities against pitcher Jacob Hughes who allowed five hits with seven strikeouts and three walks. TCHS left a runner at second base in the third inning, the bases loaded in the fourth, and a runner at second in the sixth.

Left-handed sophomore Logan Knight pitched his third complete game and during this stretch of 20 innings he has allowed only 17 hits and one earned run (0.35 ERA). He has struck out eight batters and walked one and despite those numbers he is 0-3 in those starts against Coffee, Bacon County and Bryan County,.

In 34 2/3 innings Knight has allowed 29 hits while striking out 27 batters and walking nine. His earned run average is 1.21.

Y-101 Pregame Show

 

  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Bryan 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 6 2
Toombs 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 3
Bryan County
Lineup AB R H RBI BB SO
Konner Legget 4 1 0 0 0 0
Zack Sitton 3 1 0 0 0 0
Jacob Hughes 4 1 1 0 0 0
Aaron Bailey 3 0 1 1 0 0
Logan Brazell 3 0 1 0 0 0
Thed Stewart 3 0 1 1 0 0
Aiden Martin 3 0 1 0 0 0
Tucker Dyson 3 0 1 0 0 1
Brandon Sitton 2 0 0 0 1 0
Totals 28 3 6 2 1 1
Batting2B: Logan Brazell 
TB: Tucker Dyson, Logan Brazell 2, Jacob Hughes, Aaron Bailey, Aiden Martin, Thed Stewart 
RBI: Aaron Bailey, Thed Stewart 
ROE: Konner Legget, Jacob Hughes 
HBP: Zack Sitton 
GIDP: Logan Brazell 
TotalsTeam QAB: 10 (33.33%) 
Konner Legget 2, Logan Brazell, Zack Sitton, Brandon Sitton 2, Aiden Martin 2, Thed Stewart 2 

Team LOB: 6
FieldingE: Konner Legget, Aaron Bailey 
 
Toombs County
 
Lineup AB R H RBI BB SO
Chandler Lynn 3 1 0 0 1 0
Kodie Cortez 4 1 1 0 0 1
Gray Stephens 4 0 2 2 0 1
Bryson Stanley 3 0 0 0 0 1
Alex Gordy 3 0 1 0 0 1
Chase Musselman 3 0 0 0 0 1
Jason Dukes 1 0 0 0 1 0
Logan Knight 2 0 0 0 1 1
Trey Cloud 3 0 1 0 0 1
Wil Watts 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dawson Brantley 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 26 2 5 2 3 7
BattingTB: Trey Cloud, Kodie Cortez, Alex Gordy, Gray Stephens 2 
RBI: Gray Stephens 2 
SAC: Bryson Stanley 
ROE: Logan Knight 
FC: Chandler Lynn 
HBP: Jason Dukes 
SB: Dawson Brantley, Alex Gordy 
TotalsTeam QAB: 12 (38.71%) 
Kodie Cortez, Jason Dukes, Alex Gordy 2, Logan Knight, Chandler Lynn 2, Bryson Stanley 2, Gray Stephens 3 

Team LOB: 8
FieldingE: Kodie Cortez 2, Logan Knight 
DP: Kodie Cortez, Alex Gordy, Gray Stephens 
Bryan County
Pitching IP #P S% H R ER SO BB HR
Jacob Hughes 7.0 109 .606 5 2 2 7 3 0
Totals 7.0 109 .606 5 2 2 7 3 0
PitchingW: Jacob Hughes 
HBP: Jacob Hughes 
Pitches-Strikes: Jacob Hughes 109-66 
Groundouts-Flyouts: Jacob Hughes 1-11 
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: Jacob Hughes 19-31 
 
Toombs County 
Pitching IP #P S% H R ER SO BB HR
Logan Knight 7.0 83 .675 6 3 0 1 1 0
Totals 7.0 83 .675 6 3 0 1 1 0
PitchingL: Logan Knight 
HBP: Logan Knight 
Pitches-Strikes: Logan Knight 83-56 
Groundouts-Flyouts: Logan Knight 13-6 
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: Logan Knight 18-30